Music Trivia Questions #40Printable Music Trivia Quiz
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"Lawdy Miss Clawdy" was the first single to be released by whom?
a. Ivory Joe Hunter
b. Little Willie John
c. Lloyd Price
d. Jackie Wilson
Lloyd Price - 'Lawdy Miss Clawdy' was recorded on March 13, 1952.
Name the country artist who had a number one hit with the song "Share Your Love With Me" in 1981?
a. Willie Nelson
b. Kenny Rogers
c. Kris Kristofferson
d. Dolly Parton
Kenny Rogers - 'Share Your Love With Me' was originally recorded by blues singer Bobby 'Blue' Bland in 1964.
Which of the following Mariah Carey Billboard number one hits stayed at number one for the most weeks?
c. Vision of Love
d. We Belong Together
We Belong Together - 'We Belong Together' stayed at number one on the Billboard chart for fourteen weeks.
Who took the song "If You Had My Love" to number one on the Billboard charts for 5 weeks in 1999?
a. Jennifer Lopez
b. Britney Spears
d. Mariah Carey
Jennifer Lopez - 'If You Had My Love' can be found on Jennifer's debut studio album, On the 6.
Twins Matthew and Gunnar were the founding members of which 1990s band?
b. Maxi Priest
Nelson - Gunnar and Matthew Nelson formed Nelson in 1990.
Released in March of 1963, what is the title of the Beatles' first album?
a. Hard Day's Night
b. Beatles for Sale
c. Please Please Me
d. With The Beatles
Please Please Me - Eight of the fourteen songs found on the album were written by Lennon–McCartney.
Girlfriend was a chart topper in 2007 for which female artist?
b. Avril Lavigne
d. Kelly Clarkson
Avril Lavigne - The song can be found on Avril's third studio album, The Best Damn Thing.
Released in 2000, who sang with Ricky Martin on the track "Nobody Wants to Be Lonely"?
a. Britney Spears
b. Faith Hill
d. Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera - The song was nominated at the 44th Grammy Awards for Best Duet.
Adam Clayton is a long-serving bass guitarist of which popular rock band?
a. Bon Jovi
U2 - Clayton has worked with many artists on several side projects throughout his career.
"High Voltage" and "TNT" were the first two studio album releases by which band?
a. Iron Maiden
ACDC - Their debut album, High Voltage, was released in 1975.
Which of these acts was first to have a number one on the US Billboard chart in the 1950s?
a. Vera Lynn
b. Nat King Cole
c. Tony Bennett
d. Patti Page
Nat King Cole - Nat King Cole had a number one hit with the song 'Mona Lisa' in July of 1950.
Which of these was the title of Bobby Darin's first million selling single?
a. Splish Splash
b. Tick Tock
c. Dib Dab
d. Clip Clap
Splish Splash - Splish Splash was released on May 19, 1958.
The hit songs "You Send Me" and "Chain Gang" were 1950s hits for whom?
a. Gene Vincent
b. Carl Perkins
c. Bo Diddley
d. Sam Cooke
Sam Cooke - Released in 1957, You Send Me was Cooke's debut single.
Which of the following albums by "The Rolling Stones" was released first?
a. Sticky Fingers
b. It's Only Rock 'n Roll
c. Exile on Main St.
d. Let It Bleed
Let It Bleed - Let It Bleed was released in 1969.
Their third studio effort, who released the album "Slippery When Wet"?
a. Bon Jovi
b. Guns N Roses
Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet spent eight weeks at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart.
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