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  • Questions

    1. Who was simply having a 'Wonderful Christmastime' in 1979?

    2. Which DJ had a 1975 hit with 'Renta Santa'?

    3. And what was the title of his 1976 festive follow-up?

    4. Who was 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree' in 1962?

    5. Which duo released the song 'Last Christmas' in 1985?

    6. What colour Christmas did Elvis Presley experience in 1964?

    7. Who sent out the invitation to 'Step Into Christmas' in 1973?

    8. Who was 'Driving Home for Christmas' in 1988?

    9. In 1975 who announced 'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town'?

    10. What did Dora Bryan want fir Christmas in 1963?

    11. Who told the story of 'A Winter's Tale' in 1982?

    12. What misfortune had befallen Santa Claus, according to Spitting Image in 1986?

    13. Who saw 'Christmas Through Your Eyes' in 1992?

    14. Wich Christmas ditty was a 1959 hit for Max Bygraves?

    15. Which Irish singer offered 'A Christmas Kiss' in 1999?

    16. What advice did Chuck Berry offer to Santa's head reindeer in 1963?

     

    Answers:

    1. Paul McCartney

    2. Chris Hill

    3. 'Bionic Santa'

    4. Brenda Lee

    5. Wham!

    6. Blue

    7. Elton John

    8. Chris Rea

    9.  The Jackson Five

    10. A Beatle

    11. David Essex

    12. He was on the dole

    13. Gloria Estefan

    14. 'Jingle Bell Rock'

    15. Daniel O'Donnell

    16. 'Run Rudolph Run'

  • Music Quiz Questions

    1. Who had a 'Lucky Number' in 1979?

    2. Who had a 1966 hit with 'Guantanamera'?

    3. Who had a hit album called 'Five Bridges'?

    4. Who had a No.1 album called 'I Say I Say I Say'?

    5. Who had a No.1 hit single in 1994 with 'Cotton Eye Joe'?

    6. Who had a No.1 in 1966 with a version of the Beatles' 'Michelle'?

    7. Who had a No.1 in 1987 with 'Pump Up the Volume'?

    8. Who had a No.1 with their duet 'I Knew You Were Waiting For Me'?

    9. Who had their biggest hit with 'Love Missle F1-11'?

    10. Who is Pink Floyd's lost leader?

    11. Who knows all there is to know about the crying game?

    12. Who made a 1979 album entitled 'Bop Till You Drop'?

    13. Who made an album called 'Hot August Night'?

    14. Who made an album called 'Wednesday Morning 3AM'?

    15. Who played lead guitar on Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' album?

     

    Music Quiz Answers

    1. Lene Lovich

    2. The Sandpipers

    3. The Nice

    4. Erasure

    5. Rednex

    6. The Overlanders

    7. M/A/R/R/S

    8. Aretha Franklin and George Michael

    9. Sigue Sigue Sputnik

    10. Syd Barrett

    11. Dave Berry

    12. Ry Cooder

    13. Neil Diamond

    14. Simon and Garfunkel

    15. Lindsey Buckingham

  • QUESTIONS

    1. What nationality are the Cardigans?
    2. What was Roxy Music's first hit single?
    3. What was the title of Joe South's only UK Top Ten hit?
    4. What was the title of Ten Years After's only hit single?
    5. What was the title of the hit duet between Roberta Flack and Peabo Bryson?
    6. Which 1960's group reached No 5 in the album charts with "The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter"?
    7. Which 1964 No 1 begins: "We've already said..."?
    8. Which family went "Walking In The Rain" in 1973?
    9. Who had a hit in 1966 with "Stop Stop Stop"?
    10. Which group featured Walter Becker and Donald Fagen?
    11. Which rapper had a hit in 1990 with "Mama Gave Birth To The Soul Children"?
    12. Which song begins: "In my dreams I'm a western hero, riding my palomino"?
    13. Which song features the lines, "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss"?
    14. Who had a hit with "Rebel Rebel"?
    15. Who had "One Love" in 1990?

     

    ANSWERS

    1. Swedish
    2. "Virginia Plain"
    3. "Games People Play"
    4. "Love Like A Man"
    5. "Tonight I Celebrate My Love"
    6. The Incredible String Band
    7. "Go Now" by the Moody Blues
    8. The Partridge Family
    9. The Hollies
    10. Steely Dan
    11. Queen Latifah
    12. "Silver Star" by The Four Seasons
    13. "Won't get Fooled Again"
    14. David Bowie
    15. Stone Roses