There’s no rule that songwriters must write about themselves or even people they know. In fact, fictional character as song protagonist is a common trick. While the list is virtually endless, here are five of the most memorable fictional characters immortalized in music.
That’s right, Señor Walken. Happy Birthday! We got you this priceless pocket watch… it belonged to our great-grandfather during the First World War… Pulp Fiction, anyone? Only the GREATEST MONOLOGUE EVER. Enjoy.