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Great Songs That Were Never No 1 Quiz

Great songs that justified the No1 spot but never made it..UK chart 10 Questions.

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Singer/songwriter Joan Armatrading only reached No10 with which song in 1976?

  • Love and Affection
  • Love and Money
  • Love and Desire
  • Love and Despair


Dean Martin almost made it to No1 with this offering in 1954 and it was a minor hit again when re-released in 1996 but what was it called?

  • Sway
  • Volare
  • That's Amore
  • Kiss


This Nat 'King' Cole classic track was never a chart hit for him in the UK but do you remember what it was called?

  • Pretend
  • Unforgettable
  • Smile
  • When I Fall In Love


Probably her best known song, Aretha Franklin just scraped a top ten place with which track in 1967?

  • Don't Play That Song
  • Angel
  • Chain of Fools
  • Respect


In 1978 The Undertones released a track that was to become an absolute classic (and many people's favourite) of the punk era, what was it called?

  • My Perfect Cousin
  • Wednesday Week
  • Teenage Kicks
  • Jimmy Jimmy


The Who have never had a UK No1 despite releasing some fabulous contenders, which of the following hits got nearest to the top spot?

  • My Generation
  • Happy Jack
  • Pictures Of Lily
  • Substitute


Despite releasing this song 3 times, Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band never made it higher that No22 with which track?

  • We've Got Forever
  • We've Got Everything
  • We've Got Tonite
  • We've Got Nothing


"You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth" was only a minor hit in 1978 for which rocker?

  • Meatballs
  • Meatloaf
  • Meat&2veg
  • MeatyBeatyBigandBouncy


Ike & Tina Turner's only chart entry in the 1970's was with which song?

  • Nutbush Town Limits
  • Nutbush Village Limits
  • Nutbush Capital Limits
  • Nutbush City Limits


"Killing Me Softly With His Song" reached No6 in 1973 for which vocalist?

  • Carly Simon
  • Joni Mitchell
  • Roberta Flack
  • Olivia Newton-John