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1950's - 1960's- Music quiz

General questions on 50's & 60's music No tap in's plenty of time to answer Good luck! 20 Questions.

 
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Who had a hit with "Mellow Yellow" in the 1960's?

  • None of these below
  • Crispian St Peters
  • Bob Dylan
  • Donovan

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Who wrote "I wanna be your man" sung by "The Rolling Stones" in the early 60's?

  • Glimmer twins
  • Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
  • John Lennon & Paul McCartney
  • Paul Simon

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Who is this?

  • Kenny Lynch
  • Mike Sarne
  • Johnny Leyton
  • Billy Fury

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In 1953 "Moulin Rouge" was a huge hit for who?

  • None of these below
  • Count Basie
  • Ted Heath
  • Mantovani

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How many top five hits did "Adam Faith" have in the early 1960's?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

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Who sang "Night of fear" in the late 60's?

  • The Love Affair
  • The Move
  • The Easybeats
  • The Strawberry Alarm Clock

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In the 50's who had a massive hit with "I Believe"?

  • Frankie Laine
  • Perry Como
  • Max Bygraves
  • Eddie Fisher

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Who "Heard it through the grapevine" in 1969?

  • Stevie Wonder
  • Jimmy Ruffin
  • Bruce Ruffin
  • Marvin Gaye

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In the 60's who was "Hard to handle"?

  • Wilson Pickett
  • Sam Cooke
  • Otis Redding
  • Arthur Conley

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Who had "Classical Gas" in 1968?

  • Mason Williams
  • Neil Young
  • Cat Stevens
  • None of the above

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Before the 45 r.p.m. record what speed were records played at?

  • 76 r.p.m.
  • 77 r.p.m.
  • 78 r.p.m.
  • 79 r.p.m.

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Who is this?

  • Janis Joplin
  • Cilla Black
  • Sandie Shaw
  • Julie Driscoll

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Who sang "Rose Marie" in 1955?

  • Tony Bennett
  • Jimmy Young
  • Slim Whitman
  • Dickie Valentine

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In 1965 who had a "Windmill in old Amsterdam"?

  • Ronnie Pilton
  • Billy Fury
  • Mike Sarne
  • Ronnie Hilton

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Who sang "The days of pearly spencer" during the 1960's?

  • Peter Sarsted
  • David Cullam
  • Bob Dylan
  • David McWilliams

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What was "The Beatles" debut Album called?

  • Please Tease Me
  • With The Beatles
  • Please Please Me
  • The Beatles

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Who is this?

  • Sam Cooke
  • Chuck Berry
  • Little Richard
  • None of the above

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Who couldn't "Let Maggie go" in the late 1960's?

  • Honeybus
  • Applejacks
  • Honeycombs
  • The Idle Race

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This one man band had a massive hit with "Rosie" during the 60's what was his name?

  • Don Parsons
  • Don Partridge
  • Don Pearson
  • Don McCloud

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Who had a hit with "Apache" in the late 1950's?

  • The Drifters
  • The Tornados
  • The Sputniks
  • The Shadows

 

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