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Classic Debut Albums Quiz

One of those quizzes that make you wish you were "back in the day". Have a go poppickers. 10 Questions.

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Maybe not to everyone's liking, this 1994 album was and still is (in this humble quiz writer's opinion) a classic. The artist, Jeff Buckley; the album, well you tell me?

  • Linda
  • Marissa
  • Grace
  • Gemma

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A band that previously went by the name of The High Numbers, in 1965 released their debut album entitled "My Generation". By what name do we know them today?

  • The Byrds
  • The Troggs
  • The Small Faces
  • The Who

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Which band who were also the subject of the Martin Scorsese directed film "The Last Waltz" released the album "Music from Big Pink" in 1968?

  • The Band
  • Grand Funk Railroad
  • The Grateful Dead
  • Little Feat

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Released on Island Records in 1974, "Here Come the Warm Jets" was the solo debut album from which former member of Roxy Music?

  • Andy Mackay
  • Bryan Ferry
  • Brian Eno
  • Phil Manzanera

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In 1972 a band (my favourites, btw) who were never keen on live tours and worked mainly from the studio released the album "Can't Buy a Thrill". Who were they?

  • Steely Dan
  • Chicago
  • The Allman Brothers
  • The Cars

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The English band Sade (named after the lead singer Sade Adu) released their debut album in 1984. Such singles as "Smooth Operator" and "Your Love is King" were lifted from it. What was it called?

  • Rubies and Rust
  • The Emerald Hamlet
  • Quartz !!!!!!
  • Diamond Life

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Now then, even though this was not his birth name, are you going to fall for this OR use your instincts; whose debut album was named "David Bowie"?

  • The Monkees
  • David Bowie
  • Marylin Manson
  • Mick Ronson

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The 1979 album "Look Sharp" from which the single "Is She Really Going Out with Him" was taken was the product of which of the following?

  • Van Morrison
  • Chris De Burgh
  • Joe Jackson
  • Elvis Costello

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A gal who is one of Britain's finest; what was the name of Kate Bush's debut album which was released in 1978?

  • The Kick Inside
  • Englands Rose
  • The Unicorn and the Lion
  • Kite

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Pink Floyd's 1967 debut album featured such classics as "Bike" and "Take Up Thy Stethoscope And Walk". What was its title?

  • Large Things in Little Packages
  • The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
  • The Last Journey of the Asparagus King
  • Ventriloquist Junkie