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Quiz 32 – Round 4 – Music

This week’s music round is a lyric round – simply name the song 1. “I hurried back to the swimming pool sinking pina coladas, I heard a dark voice beside me say would you like something harder” Dreadlock Holiday – 10CC 2. “Well we were born within an hour of each other, our mothers said …

Quiz 35 – Round 5 – Music

This round is all about boy bands and girl bands. We’ll give you the first names of the band members, you tell us which band they made up. In the case of a changing line-up, with will give you the names of the original band members. 1. Jon, Jordan, Donnie, Joe and Danny New Kids …

Quiz 34 – Round 4 – Music

From which musical to these songs come? 1. ‘Born to Boogie’, ‘Merry Christmas, Maggie Thatcher’ and ‘Electricity’. Billy Elliot 2. ‘Moonshine Lullaby’, ‘Anything You Can Do’ and ‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’. Annie Get Your Gun 3. ‘I Whistle a Happy Tune’, ‘Getting to Know You’ and ‘Something Wonderful’. The King and I 4. …

Quiz 36 – Round 5 – Music

All of these lyrics come from the 70s. From which song are the lyrics taken? 1. “Oh I got a funny feeling when she walked in the room, and I, as I recall it ended much too soon” Oh, What A Night – Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons 2. “Loving you whether, whether times …

Quiz 39 – Round 6 – Music

This music round is all about song lyrics. We will give you a quote from a famous song, you need to give us the next few words (how many will be in brackets after the questions) 1. “Sittin’ in the morning sun, I’ll be sittin’ when the evenin’ come…” (Next 5 words please) “Watching the …

Quiz 41 – Round 6 – Music

This music round is all  about the 80s. 1. Stock, Aitken and Waterman had huge song writing success in the 80s, but what were their first names? Mike Stock, Matt Aitken and Pete Waterman 2. ‘I Don’t Want to Talk About It’ had previously been recorded on two separate occasions, by ‘Crazy Horse’ and ‘Rod …

Quiz 40 – Round 4 – Music

This week’s music round is a kind of reverse lyrics round. We will give you the name of a very famous song – you need to give us the opening line. 1. My Way – Frank Sinatra (First 6 words) “And now, the end is near” 2. Thriller – Michael Jackson (First 4 words) “It’s …

Quiz 42 – Round 6 – Music

From which musicals do the following songs come? 1. ‘Big Spender’, ‘If My Friends Could See Me Now’ and ‘The Rhythm Of Life’  Sweet Charity 2. ‘Oh What A Beautiful Mornin”, ‘People Will Say We’re In Love’ and ‘Kansas City’ Oklahoma! 3. ‘Manchesterford’, ‘Macaroons!’ and ‘Tip Top Tap’  Acorn Antiques: The Musical! 4. ‘Not for …

Quiz 44 – Round 6 – Music

1. For which 1986 film did Queen’s album ‘A Kind of Magic’ form the soundtrack? Highlander 2. The hits of which band include ‘The One I Love’, ‘Man On the Moon’ and ‘Nightswimming’? R.E.M. 3. Which 80s female singing duo were backing vocalists for Wham! before releasing their own debut single ‘Heartache’ in 1987? Pepsi …

Quiz 43 – Round 4 – Music

This round is all about cover versions. We will give you a selection of artists who have all at one time recorded the same song – can you name the song?  1. Leonard Cohen, John Cale, Jeff Buckley, Rufus Wainwright, KD Lang and Alexandra Burke Hallelujah 2. David Bowie, Lulu, Richard Barone, Nirvana, Simple Minds …