2015 Pop Culture Trivia Questions #22015 Popular Culture Trivia Quiz
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Their first studio album in ten years, which American rock band released "No Cities to Love" in January of 2015?
a. Sub Pop
b. The Bots
Sleater-Kinney - Formed in Washington in 1994, Sleater-Kinney released seven studio albums between 1994 and 2005.
In the new 2015 film "Terminator - Genisys," who plays the role of John Connor - Leader of the Human Resistance?
a. Jai Courtney
b. Arnold Schwarzenegger
c. Douglas Smith
d. Jason Clarke
Jason Clarke - Arnold Schwarzenegger once again will be playing the role of a terminator.
Held on February 8, 2015, who won the Grammy for Album of the Year with their LP "Morning Phase"?
a. Pharrell Williams
b. Ed Sheeran
Beck - Morning Phase was released in February 2014.
Making its debut in 2015, which comedy television series stars Will Forte as Phil Miller?
b. Man Seeking Woman
c. Fresh Off the Boat
d. The Last Man on Earth
The Last Man on Earth - The series was also created by Will Forte.
Released in March of 2015, "Rebel Heart" is the thirteenth studio album by which American singer?
b. Lady Gaga
c. Katy Perry
Madonna - Rebel Heart made its debut at number two on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States.
Taking place in February of 2015, which driver of Team Penske won the 2015 Daytona 500?
a. Jeff Gordon
b. Dale Earnhardt Jr.
c. Joey Logano
d. Jimmie Johnson
Joey Logano - Jeff Gordon led the race for the most laps at 87.
Who announced she would no longer sing her biggest hit "Nothing Compares 2 U" as she can no longer identify with the song?
b. Sinead O'Connor
c. Gina G
d. Lady Gaga
Sinead O'Connor - As of 2015, Sinead O'Connor has released ten solo albums.
Cuban legend, Minnie Minoso, who died in March 2015, was a famous name in which sport?
Baseball - Nicknamed "The Cuban Comet," Minnie made his MLB debut on April 19, 1949 for the Cleveland Indians.
Released in March of 2015, "Empires" is the eighth installment of which tactical action gaming series?
a. Call of Duty
c. Dynasty Warriors
d. World of Warcraft
Dynasty Warriors - Published by Omega Force, over 18 million copies of the Dynasty Warriors series have sold worldwide.
Which popstar called for a boycott of Dolce and Gabbana over comments the company made during an interview with Panorama magazine in March of 2015?
a. Lady Gaga
b. Elton John
Elton John - Company founders, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, said that they oppose gay adoptions and IVF treatments.
Who launched their own Youtube Channel titled "Trews" in March of 2015?
a. Lady Gaga
b. Hulk Hogan
c. Russell Brand
d. Jon Stewart
Russell Brand - Russell Brand started his career as a stand-up comedian.
One of the founding members and bassist of the rock band "Free," which musician died on March 16th, 2015 at the age of 62?
a. Andy Smith
b. Andy Fraser
c. Andy Jenkins
d. Andy Johnson
Andy Fraser - Andy had been battling Cancer and AIDS.
Which African nation did FIFA suspend from World Cup 2018 qualifying after they failed to pay their head coach in March of 2015?
c. South Africa
Zimbabwe - FIFA was founded in 1904 to oversee international football competitions.
Who was forced to pay over $7.4 million in compensation after losing a song copyright court case in March of 2015?
a. Pharrell Williams
b. Jay Z
d. Miley Cyrus
Pharrell Williams - Pharrell's 2013 hit song 'Blurred Lines' was ruled an infringement of the 1977 Marvin Gaye song 'Got to Give It Up'.
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