Season 1

Episode Guide

Ricky Martin

S1 E1
Jul 29, 2021
Ricky Martin chronicles his journey from teen heart throb in Menudo, to leading the Latin new wave. Ricky reveals how he finally was able to share his truth with the world and come out.


S1 E2
Jul 29, 2021
LL COOL J chronicles his journey from surviving the tough inner city streets of New York to the ups and downs he faced becoming a legendary hip hop star and pop culture icon. Eminem provides insights on how LL has left his mark on the Hip Hop genre.

Huey Lewis

S1 E3
Aug 5, 2021
Huey Lewis chronicles his journey to stardom and his life-long love of music while discussing his on-going battle with Meniere's Disease and hearing loss. Jimmy Kimmel and Topher Grace share insight on his career as fans and good friends of Huey's.

Busta Rhymes

S1 E4
Aug 12, 2021
Busta Rhymes chronicles his journey as the outrageous renegade of rap who found a new voice after a near-death experience led to a physical and emotional transformation. OT Genasis shares insights on Busta's trajectory as a friend and fan.

Duran Duran

S1 E5
Aug 19, 2021
Duran Duran chronicles their journey from ambitious art rockers to one of the biggest bands in the world. For over four decades the band has continued their artistic evolution while managing interpersonal struggles.

Bret Michaels

S1 E6
Aug 26, 2021
Bret Michaels chronicles his journey from being the frontman of the ultimate party band, Poison, to battling to get back on the road after life-threatening health scares. Corey Taylor adds insight into Bret's life and impact on the music industry.

New Kids on The Block

S1 E7
Sep 2, 2021
NKOTB chronicle their journey from the streets of Boston to the top of the charts. After leaving the spotlight, the band has reunited as grown men and are still as popular as ever with their fans. Tiffany provides insights on NKOTB's enduring success.

Fat Joe

S1 E8
Sep 9, 2021
Fat Joe chronicles his journey from the Bronx streets to becoming a hip hop icon who helped usher Latinos into the forefront of rap. Joe's resilience and consistency shine through as he finds clarity in his darkest times.

The Bangles

S1 E9
Jul 20, 2022
In 2000, the Bangles chronicled their journey from an all-girl garage band to one of the most popular groups of the 80's. After selling 10+ million albums, friction and jealousy brought the Bangles down for good, leading to a reunion 11 years later.

George Michael

S1 E10
Jul 20, 2022
In the most candid interview of his life, George Michael chronicles his journey from teen sensation in Wham! to solo icon, revealing his struggles with his identity and sexuality. This episode was filmed in 2004, 12 years before he passed away.

Lil Wayne

S1 E11
Jul 20, 2022
In this 2009 episode of Behind the Music, Lil Wayne chronicles his journey from battle rapping at age 9 to becoming known as the Best Rapper Alive. Despite his success, Wayne shares insight into his struggles including an early brush with death.


S1 E12
Jul 20, 2022
In this updated 2012 episode, Pitbull chronicles his rags to riches journey from Little Havana to becoming Mr. Worldwide. Pitbull shares how he brought Latin fused hip hop to the mainstream, while navigating hunger, family struggles, and deep loss.

Daryl Hall & John Oates

S1 E13
Jul 20, 2022
In 2010, Daryl Hall & John Oates chronicled their journey to becoming the most successful duo in pop music history. After enormous success in the 80's, Hall & Oates struggled to remain relevant, eventually reconnecting with a new generation of fans.


S1 E14
Jul 20, 2022
In this updated episode of Behind the Music (2010), DMX chronicles his journey from the streets of Yonkers to icon. Despite his success, skeletons of his past were never far behind. In one of his final interviews, he shared hope and faith.

Leif Garrett

S1 E15
Jul 20, 2022
In 1998, Leif Garrett chronicled his path from idol to addict. He charmed his way to teen idol glory in the late 70's, until an accident sent him on a downward spiral into addiction, self- destruction, and ultimately redemption. Updated content.

Shania Twain

S1 E16
Jul 20, 2022
Shania Twain shares her journey to becoming the reigning queen of country music. From a humble beginning, she overcame tragic loss. But she shattered expectations of what a country star can be worldwide. Originally aired 1998, now with new content.

Alanis Morissette

S1 E17
Jul 20, 2022
In 1999 Alanis Morissette chronicled her journey to the top of the charts following her critically acclaimed album Jagged Little Pill. Fans embraced her unapologetic message as their own but she struggled with success & expectations. Updated Content.

Boyz II Men

S1 E18
Nov 22, 2022
In 2002, Boyz II Men chronicled their journey together, a story that started out as friends singing harmonies in a high school bathroom, to dominating the R&B charts in the mid 90's.

Christina Aguilera

S1 E19
Nov 29, 2022
Christina Aguilera shares her journey from Mouseketeer to trailblazing pop diva. From a humble beginning, she overcame abuse and mental health struggles. She found happiness in music and family.

Hootie & the Blowfish

S1 E20
Nov 29, 2022
In 2002, Hootie & the Blowfish chronicled their journey up the alt-rock charts after the success of their 1994 album Cracked Rear View. Battling racism and personal happiness, Hootie finally won fame and glory.

Motley Crue

S1 E21
Nov 29, 2022
Motley Crue chronicles their journey to becoming the most notorious rock band. Rising from the underground metal scene, they became a stadium act. But addiction and the tabloid mill almost destroyed them. But they rose from the ashes.

Gloria Estefan

S1 E22
Nov 29, 2022
Gloria Estefan shares her journey from Cuban refugee to an international superstar. She found happiness in singing and a partnership that would bring traditional Cuban music to the mainstream. Originally aired in 1998, with new content.


S1 E23
Nov 29, 2022
In this remastered 2012 episode, P!NK speaks candidly about her childhood, drugs, relationships and her wild ride to fame. Navigating through the world of pop-music, P!NK found her way to the top, breaking the mold for all pop-stars along the way.


S1 E24
Nov 29, 2022
Atlanta R&B pop trio TLC chronicle their initial journey up the charts to becoming the number one selling American female group of all time. Despite their incredible success, the group's path to fame was no easy ride. With updated content.

Bob Marley

S1 E25
Nov 29, 2022
In this special edition, posthumous episode of Behind the Music (2002), those closest to Bob Marley share his journey, pioneering reggae music across the globe.He overcame hatred and hardship on his way to immortality.Contains new content.

Boy George

S1 E26
Nov 29, 2022
Boy George reflects on his meteoric rise from outcast to 80s global superstar with Culture Club. A tumultuous love affair, intense fame, and addiction almost destroyed his career. But forty years on, he remains an LGBTQ+ pop icon.

Remy Ma

S1 E27
Nov 29, 2022
Remy Ma shares her journey to becoming the queen of NY hip hop. Her road to fame with the Terror Squad was paved with loss. A prison sentence almost ended it all. But her comeback inspired millions. New episode.

Jason Aldean

S1 E28
Nov 29, 2022
Behind the Music presents a brand new episode on country music sensation Jason Aldean. This small-town kid turned country superstar never backed down in life, changing the country music genre forever.

Jennifer Lopez

S1 E29
Nov 29, 2022
Jennifer Lopez reflects on key moments of her iconic career in music, film & fashion. But when questioned by critics & crushed by personal crisis, she battled self-doubt.