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    Mega Music Quiz

    Okie Dokie, here we go one humongous quiz based on my favourite topic.....MUSIC! This quiz covers many genres over several decades so something for everyone (and I had a helping hand from my guest quizmaster). So I'll give you a couple of weeks to think about it and get your answers in to me, via inbox no later than FRIDAY 29th JULY. Usual rules apply which means NO GOOLING! and most importantly good luck and ENJOY!



    1. Davy Jones and Mickey Dolenz are members of which group?
    2. Which singer who had hits in the 80's with 'Sign Your Name' and @Wishing Well' was a former boxing champ?
    3. Which actor had a hit with The Drifters classic 'Under The Boardwalk'?
    4. Who had hits in the 60's with 'Sherry', 'Walk Like A Man', and 'Big Girls Don't Cry'?
    5. Which composer continued to make music despite suffering from deafness?
    6. Which artist/producer holds the record for the most Grammy Award Nominations (79)?
    7. "All You Need Is Love" was featured on which Beatles album?
    8. The following movies star which singers...
    i. Zanadu
    ii. Summer Holiday
    iii. Ride Along
    iv. Moonstruck
    v. The Bodyguard
    vi. Blue Hawaii
    9. Gnarls Barkley's 'Crazy' was the first song to do what in 2006?
    10. Who was the first act to have their debut single enter the UK charts at No.1?
    11. in 1998 Oasis reached No.1 in the UK charts with a song that was 9 mins 38secs long. Name the song?
    12. Rinaldo and Amadigi di Gaulaare opera's by which composer?
    13. Which one hit wonder had a No.1 with 'Ring My Bell' in 1979?
    14. Maureen "Mo" Tucker, Karen Carpenter, Debbi Peterson and Meg White all played which instrument?
    15. 'I Don't Want to Miss a Thing' performed by Aerosmith was the soundtrack for which movie?
    16. Which composer was born and died in Worcester?
    17. 2648 West Grand Boulevard was the original location of which record label?
    18. What is the name of the group featuring the Pearson siblings?
    19. Who taught Kirk Hammett of Metallica how to play guitar. Was it...
    i. Jimi Hendrix
    ii. Joe Satriani
    iii. Hank Marvin
    20. Which songstress has had 25 No.1 on the Billboard Country charts, a record for a female artist?
    21. All born in 1958, but who was the eldest...
    i. Madonna
    ii. Michael Jackson
    iii. Prince
    22. Which soul singer went from 'Shaft' to 'Chocolate Salty Balls'?
    23. 'I don't need no money, fortune, or fame. I got all the riches baby, one man can claim' are lyrics from which song?
    24. Kurt Cobain, Jim Morrison, Amy Winehouse, and Janis Joplin and spookily have what in common?
    25. Who sings the title songs for the two popular 80s movies Fame and Flashdance?
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    Thanks for number 23. Gave me a smile. First one of the day.

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    I think I've been fair with the questions. Not overly tricky so expect some impressive scores from you all.
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    Looks AWESOME!! Thanks chick!
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    Started the quiz and question 4 I can hear the person singing Sherry etc in my head but can't for the life of me come up with a name, can't even guess.
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    It'll come to you in time Mike, probably in the middle of the night
    ‘The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    So come on then folks get your thinking caps on and get those entries in to me. I know you've got a whole week left but don't leave it til the last minute, if only cos I need something to do and marking your answers will fill my time nicely
    ‘The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.'
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    Did I make this one too hard? Apparently not lol
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    Too hard for me I'm totally stumped on a few answers.
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