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I saw him dancin' there by the record machine...
a. The Pretenders - Middle of the Road
b. Joan Jett - I Love Rock N' Roll
c. Blondie - Call Me
d. Foreigner - Jukebox Hero
Joan Jett - I Love Rock N' Roll - Although most commonly associated with Joan Jett, I Love Rock N' Roll was originally recorded and released by the Arrows in 1975.
Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide...
a. Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb
b. The Rolling Stones - Gimme Shelter
c. Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
d. The Beatles - A Day in the Life
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody - Bohemian Rhapsody is the UK's third best-selling single of all time (2014).
Finished with my woman 'cause she couldn't help me with my mind...
a. Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run
b. ZZ Top - She's Got Legs
c. Black Sabbath - Paranoid
d. Van Halen - Pretty Women
Black Sabbath - Paranoid - Paranoid is featured on Black Sabbath's second album Paranoid (1970).
Living easy, living free. Season ticket on a one-way ride...
a. The Doors - L.A. Woman
b. AC/DC - Highway to Hell
c. Black Sabbath - Sabbath, Bloody Sabbath
d. Eagles - Take it Easy
AC/DC - Highway to Hell - Bon Scott, the band's frontman, was found dead approximately six months after the song was released.
Once upon a time you dressed so fine. You threw the bums a dime in your prime, didn't you...
a. Bob Dylan - Like a Rolling Stone
b. Bob Seger - Turn the Page
c. Tom Petty - Free Fallin
d. John Lennon - Imagine
Bob Dylan - Like a Rolling Stone - Rolling Stone rated the song number one in its list of the 'Top 500 Songs of All Time' in 2010.
I looked out this morning and the sun was gone. Turned on some music to start my day...
a. Heart - Magic Man
b. Boston - More Than a Feeling
c. Rush - Tom Sawyer
d. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
Boston - More Than a Feeling - According to Tom Scholz, the song's author, the song is about 'the power an old song can have in your life'.
We all came out to Montreux, on the Lake Geneva shoreline...
a. Deep Purple - Smoke on the Water
b. The Guess Who - American Woman
c. Kiss - Shout it Out Loud
d. The Doobie Brothers - Black Water
Deep Purple - Smoke on the Water - Smoke on the Water can be found on Deep Purple's 1972 album 'Machine Head'.
You're always dancing down the street with your suede blue eyes...
a. Free - Alright Now
b. The Cars - My Best Friend's Girl
c. Def Leppard - Photograph
d. Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
The Cars - My Best Friend's Girl - Released in 1978, the song peaked at number 35 on the U.S. charts.
Now look at them yo-yo's that's the way you do it. You play the guitar on the MTV...
a. Joe Walsh - Rocky Mountain Way
b. Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
c. Blondie - The Tide is High
d. Pink Floyd - Money
Dire Straits - Money For Nothing - Money For Nothing is one of Dire Straits' best-selling singles, peaking at number one for three weeks in the United States in 1985.
If we still have time, we might still get by. Every time I think about it, I wanna cry...
a. Foghat - Slow Ride
b. Rod Stewart - Maggie May
c. Heart - Crazy on You
d. The Kinks - You Really Got Me
Heart - Crazy on You - In 2013, Heart performed the song during their induction into the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame.
Mother told me, yes, she told me that I'd meet girls like you...
a. Cheap Trick - Surrender
b. Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded by the Light
c. Marshall Tucker Band - Can't You See
d. Mountain - Mississippi Queen
Cheap Trick - Surrender - Peaking at number 62, Surrender was the first Cheap Trick single ever to make the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Well we got no choice, all the girls and boys, makin' all that noise, 'cause they found new toys...
a. Alice Cooper - School's Out
b. Lou Reed - Walk on the Wild Side
c. Steppenwolf - Born to be Wild
d. Nazareth - Hair of the Dog
Alice Cooper - School's Out - School's Out was ranked at #319 on Rolling Stone's list of the '500 Greatest Songs of All Time'.
Well, woke up this morning with a wine glass in my hand. Whose wine? What wine...
a. Golden Earring - Radar Love
b. Peter Frampton - Do You Feel Like We Do
c. Motley Crue - Home Sweet Home
d. Bachman Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
Peter Frampton - Do You Feel Like We Do - A big hit, the version of this song found on the album 'Frampton Comes Alive!' is over 14 minutes long.
Some people call me the space cowboy, yeah. Some call me the gangster of love...
a. Steve Miller Band - The Joker
b. America - A Horse With No Name
c. Jefferson Airplane - Somebody to Love
d. The Pretenders - 'Brass In Pocket
Steve Miller Band - The Joker - The song reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Chart in 1974.
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