Say What You See Puzzle #3

You guys think you’re so smart, solving my puzzles all quickly and stuff.  Well, try this on for size!  This week you have to solve two puzzles, and answer a trivia question about them!

If you manage to figure it out, post the answer to my question in the comments.  As always, hints at the bottom.  Good luck!

What do this…

and this….

have in common?

 

 

Hint #1:  Theme: Musical

 

Hint #2: “Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.”