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1950's MUSIC 2 1950's MUSIC 2 1950's MUSIC 2 1950's 2 Quiz

General Knowledge on 1950's music QUIZ NUMBER 2 No tap in's and plenty of time to answer! 20 Questions.

 
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"Who had the first number one of 1953"?

  • Rosemary Clooney
  • Doris Day
  • Jo Stafford
  • Kitty Kallen

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Who is this?

  • Anne Shelton
  • Connie Francis
  • Jo Stafford
  • Vera Lynn

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In Which year did "Elvis Presley" top the charts with " Jailhouse Rock"?

  • 1956
  • 1957
  • 1958
  • 1959

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"Butterfly" was a number one for who in 1957? (Note: This was his only number one)

  • Johnnie Ray
  • Tab Hunter
  • Conway Twitty
  • Andy Williams

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"What do you wanna make those eyes at me for" was the last single to get to number one in the 1950's, who sang it?

  • Buddy Holly & The Crickets
  • The Everly Brothers
  • Emile Ford & The Checkmates
  • The Temperance Seven

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"The day that the rains came down" was a number one in 1959 for which female singer?

  • Jane Morgan
  • Doris Day
  • Alma Cogan
  • Kay Starr

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Who in 1956 had "A woman in love"?

  • Frank Ifield
  • Frankie Vaughn
  • Guy Mitchell
  • Frankie Laine

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Who had a number one with "A whole lotta woman" in 1958?

  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Marvin Rainwater
  • Russ Conway
  • None Of The Above

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The "N.M.E". music charts started in 1952 What did the "N.M.E." stand for?

  • Now Music Express
  • New Music Express
  • New Musical Express
  • None Of The Above

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What were "Perry Como's" moments in 1958?

  • Treasured
  • Magic
  • Loving
  • Beautiful

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In 1954 who had a "Secret Love"?

  • Kathy Kirby
  • Kitty Kallen
  • Doris Day
  • Kay Starr

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"Memories are made of this" was a number one in 1956 for which american singer?

  • Tommy Edwards
  • Perry Como
  • Dean Martin
  • Paul Anka

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What record label was "Russ Conway" on?

  • Pye
  • Columbia
  • H.M.V.
  • Brunswick

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Who was the lead guitarist in "The Shadows"?

  • Tony Meehan
  • Bruce Welch
  • Hank Marvin
  • Eric Clapton

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"Glenn Miller" had a top 20 hit in 1954 with what?

  • In The Mood
  • Little Brown Jug
  • Bluebells
  • Moonlight Serenade

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"Johnny Mathis" had what in 1958?

  • The Best Of Everthing
  • Someone
  • A Certain Smile
  • Love

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Who had a top 5 hit in 1954 with "Tennessee Wig Walk"?

  • Bonnie Lou
  • Bonnie Ray
  • Bonnie Johns
  • Bonnie

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Who had "Such a Night" in 1954?

  • Elvis Presley
  • Johnnie Ray
  • Jimmy Young
  • Bill Hayley

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"Smoke gets in your eyes" was a number one for who in 1959?

  • The Shabooms
  • The Platters
  • The Cascades
  • The Four Aces

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Where was "Eddie Fisher" outside of in 1953?

  • His Fellings
  • His Dreams
  • Love
  • Heaven

 

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