For most people, “Easter egg” makes them think of decorated eggs that are hidden somewhere for them to find. However, “Easter egg” takes on a different meaning when being used in the context of films, music albums and video games. Basically, it means an unexpected feature or some other secret quirk.
The name also evokes the idea of your traditional Easter egg hunt. But instead of searching all over the garden for those yummy chocolate eggs, you’re hunting for hidden messages and inside jokes. For your enjoyment, here are 20 of the best easter eggs the wonderful universe of music has given us.