Rolling Stone Fact-Checks Famous Rock Songs

From Bob Dylan To Nas, 11 songs with a shaky grasp on history

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Bob Seger - 'Night Moves'

At the end of Bob Seger's "Night Moves" the narrator wakes up and starts "humming a song from 1962." Seger has long maintained in interviews that the song was "Be My Baby" by The Ronettes. Problem is that song was recorded and released in 1963. Fun trivia: Seger says he was inspired to write the song when he heard Bruce Springsteen's "Jungleland" and wanted to write another song with two bridges.

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