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An Eagles Quiz

What do you know about one of America's greatest bands? 20 Questions.

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Who were the original members of the band when it was formed in Los Angeles in 1971?

  • Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Randy Meisner & Don Felder
  • Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon & Randy Meisner
  • Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh & Randy Meisner
  • Glenn Frey,Don Henley,Timothy B. Schmit & Joe Walsh

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What was the title of their debut album in 1972?

  • Eagles
  • On the Border
  • Desperado
  • One of These Nights

Question 3 Photo

What was the first album Don Felder played on when he joined the band in 1974?

  • On the Border
  • The Long Run
  • One of These Nights
  • Hotel California

Question 4 Photo

Who replaced Bernie Leadon when he left the band in 1975?

  • Joe Walsh
  • Timothy B. Schmit
  • Don Henley
  • Buzz Mesner

Question 5 Photo

Who replaced Randy Meisner when he left the band in 1977?

  • Glenn Frey
  • Don Felder
  • Don Henley
  • Timothy B. Schmit

Question 6 Photo

Who was the song "On the Border" written in tribute to?

  • Elvis Presley
  • James Dean
  • Buddy Holly
  • Jim Morrison

Question 7 Photo

What song of theirs was used as the theme song for both a BBC radio and tv version of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"?

  • Lyin' Eyes
  • I Wish You Peace
  • Journey of the Sorcerer
  • New Kid in Town

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The four original members of the band met when playing backup for an American female artist on tour. Who was the touring artist?

  • Linda Ronstandt
  • Carole King
  • Olivia Newton-John
  • Carly Simon

Question 9 Photo

What band were both Randy Meisner and Timothy B. Schmit with, at seperate times, before joining the Eagles?

  • Little River Band
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer
  • Deep Purple
  • Poco

Question 10 Photo

Which Eagles song was on "The Warriors" movie soundtrack?

  • Heartache Tonight
  • The Last Resort
  • In the City
  • Life in the Fast Lane

Question 11 Photo

What song would all five members sing a capella on one mic as a concert opener?

  • New Kid in Town
  • Seven Bridges Road
  • Take It Easy
  • Witchy Woman

Question 12 Photo

What happened at the end of their last show before they broke up on July 31,1980?

  • Henley announced he was going solo
  • Schmit threw his guitar down and left the stage
  • Frey and Felder had a fistfight on stage
  • Walsh said he was tired of his songs not being played and walked off

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What was the name of their first album after reuniting in 1994?

  • "Rewired"
  • "Here We Go Again"
  • "One More Time"
  • "Hell Freezes Over"

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Which member said after reuniting, "For the record, we never broke up, we just took a 14 year vacation"?

  • Glenn Frey
  • Don Henley
  • Joe Walsh
  • Don Felder

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What vignette in the movie "Heavy Metal" features the song "Heavy Metal (Takin' a Ride)" by Don Felder?

  • Grimaldi
  • Harry Canyon
  • B-17
  • Captain Sternn

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How many current and former members showed up at the Eagles induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998?

  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

Question 17 Photo

Which Eagles album holds the record for "highest selling album in the US"?

  • Greatest Hits: 1971-1975
  • Eagles
  • Hotel California
  • The Very Best of the Eagles

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"I'd like to find your inner child and kick it's little ass," are lyrics from what "Hell Freezes Over" song?

  • Busy Being Fabulous
  • I Don't Want to Hear Anymore
  • Hole in the World
  • Get Over It

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What event was their song "Hole in the World" written in response to?

  • The eruption of Mt. Nyiragongo displaces 400,000 people
  • The US attacks of 9/11
  • The US invasion of Afghanistan
  • The World Summit on Sustainable Development

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How many records have the Eagles sold?

  • Over 150 million
  • 147 million
  • 136 million
  • 125 million