Brian Johnson's A Life On The Road with Mark Knopfler | November 17th

How spying on someone turned into a huge hit for Dire Straits

This week on A Life on the Road, Dire Straits lead singer, songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler takes Brian on a trip around their beloved Northumberland. They'll chat about their early days touring and Knopfler reveals insights into his journey in music and subsequent superstardom with Dire Straits. In this sneak peek, the two discuss how he was inspired to write "Money for Nothing" after spying on a delivery man in an appliance store. Who knew that the song and its signature riff would become a rock & roll anthem and a staple on MTV? Learn more about the song, Knopfler's life and his time with the Dire Straits with Brian Johnson's A Life on the Road this Sunday, November 17th at 9/8c.

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