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Great Songs 3 That Should Have Been No 1

Songs that justified the top spot but never made it (UK Chart) 10 Questions.

 
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1

This lady's debut hit 'Amoureuse' reached No 13 in 1973, she later went on to have a No 1 with Elton John, who is she?

  • Nancy Dee
  • Hazel Dee
  • Kiki Dee
  • Diana Dee

2

In 1967 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles peaked at No 27 with which song?

  • "I Second That Commotion"
  • "I Second That Motion"
  • "I Second That Action"
  • "I Second That Emotion"

3

Match these great 80's tracks with their performers?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • "Rip It Up"
  • "Road To Nowhere"
  • "The Whole Of The Moon"
  • "Rat Race"

Right

  • Talking Heads
  • The Waterboys
  • The Specials
  • Orange Juice

4

In 1963 this performer just missed out on the top spot with "Can't Get Used To Losing You", who was he?

  • Andy Williams
  • Danny Williams
  • Billy Williams
  • Larry Williams

5

Canadian band 'Guess Who' had a minor hit in 1970 with which 'woman' ?

  • "African Woman"
  • "American Woman"
  • "French Woman"
  • "Japanese Woman"

6

Which classy soul singer had a No 13 hit in 1986 with "Sweet Love"?

  • Cheryl Baker
  • Hilda Baker
  • Anita Baker
  • Maxine Baker

7

In 1977 which American band were experiencing "More Than A Feeling" ?

  • Chicago
  • Boston
  • Austin
  • Atlanta

8

Often under-rated, Robert Palmer released this track twice but could not get into the top 40 with which fantastic song?

  • "Addicted To Love"
  • "She Makes My Day"
  • "I Didn't Mean To Turn You On"
  • "Every Kinda People"

9

Despite being in the chart for 12 weeks in 1993, which haunting track by R.E.M peaked at No 7?

  • "Everybody Hurts"
  • "Shiny Happy People"
  • "What's The Frequency Kenneth"
  • "Man On The Moon"

10

David Bowie was singing about this less than perfect girl in 1974, who was she?

  • "Bitch Bitch"
  • "Trouble Trouble"
  • "Tramp Tramp"
  • "Rebel Rebel"

 

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