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Full List of Behind the Music Episodes

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Below is a complete Behind the Music episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Behind the Music episodes are listed along with the Behind the Music episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Behind the Music episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Examples of items on this list include “Lil' Wayne” and “"Weird Al" Yankovic.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Behind the Music episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
1
Pantera May 27 2006
2
Milli Vanilli Aug 24 1997
The photogenic dance pop group that was disgraced after it was revealed that it did not sing on its album.
3
M.C. Hammer Aug 24 1997
The energetic rapper/dancer who sold millions after crossing over to the pop market, but later shocked all by filing for bankruptcy.
4
Boy George Aug 31 1997
The flamboyant British singer and frontman for the '80s band Culture Club.
5
Fleetwood Mac Sep 07 1997
The legendary rock group, known best for the classic multi-platinum album Rumours, experiences turmoil due to drug use and tumultuous inter-group romances.
6
Nowhere to Run Sep 21 1997
A look at rock stars who were terrorized by stalkers.
7
Imagemakers Sep 28 1997
A study of rock photographers.
8
Lynyrd Skynyrd Oct 19 1997
The Southern rock group that persevered despite countless tragedies, including a 1977 plane crash that killed three members.
9
Teddy Pendergrass Oct 26 1997
The sultry R&B singer who continued his career despite being paralyzed in a car accident.
10
Billy Joel Nov 09 1997
The popular New York-based singer/songwriter/pianist.
11
Lilith Fair Nov 16 1997
A look at the all-female touring rock show organized by Sarah McLachlan.
12
Andy Gibb Nov 30 1997
The handsome disco singer and younger brother of the Bee Gees whose life was cut short by drug use.
13
Jim Croce Dec 02 1997
The singer/songwriter who died in a plane crash just before his best-known hit, ""Time in a Bottle,"" was released.
14
Carpenters Jan 01 1998
The brother-sister soft rock duo that dominated the charts throughout the 1970s while one of its members hid a deadly eating disorder.
15
Sonny Bono Jan 11 1998
The singer/actor/comedian turned politician, best known for his association (both on and off stage) with Cher.
16
The Mamas and the Papas Jan 18 1998
The tumultuous 1960s folk-pop group, best known for hits like ""California Dreamin'"" and ""Monday, Monday"" and its members' battles with drug
17
Meat Loaf Feb 01 1998
The corpulent singer/actor, who rose to fame in the 1970s and fell off the radar for two decades before rebounding in the mid-90s with the sequel to his successful album Bat Out of Hell.
18
Gladys Knight Feb 15 1998
The legendary R&B singer/actress known for hits such as ""I Heard It Through the Grapevine,"" ""Midnight Train to Georgia"" and ""Neither
19
Willie Nelson Mar 01 1998
The country singer/songwriter known for his battles with drugs and long-standing fight against the IRS as well as his musical output.
20
Jerry Lee Lewis Mar 08 1998
The Hall-of-Fame singer/songwriter/pianist who faced a severe career backlash after marrying his 13-year-old cousin.
21
Rick James Mar 15 1998
The R&B/funk singer, known for hits such as ""Super Freak,"" who saw his career decline and eventually wound up behind bars due to a severe drug addiction.
22
David Crosby Mar 22 1998
The folk-rock singer/guitarist and member of the Hall-of-Fame trio Crosby, Stills and Nash who faced severe legal and health crises due to his decades of drug abuse.
23
Selena Mar 29 1998
The Tejano superstar who was murdered by her fan club manager just before her English-language crossover debut was to be released.
24
Jefferson Airplane Apr 05 1998
The '60s rock group that underwent several lineup and format changes over the course of two decades, later evolving into the peppy pop group Starship in the mid-'80s.
25
Takin' It to the Streets Apr 12 1998
A look at street musicians.