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Rockin' Through The '50s Quiz

Clear the parlour floor, turn up the volume and rattle your hips while you answer questions on, and re-live 1950's Rock 'n Roll! 10 Questions.

 
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1

Who had a "Boogie In The Park" in August 1950?

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  • Tommy Steele
  • Joe Hill Louis
  • Perry Como
  • Bing Crosby

2

What was the name of Jackie Brenston's backing group on his 1951 recording of "Rocket 88" on 'Chess Records'

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  • The Bruvvers
  • The Crickets
  • The Comets
  • The Delta Cats

3

Hank Penny had us Jitterbugging to which 1952 hit?

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  • Hadacillin Boogie
  • The Wah-Watusi
  • Harlem Hoedown
  • Tennessee Wig Walk

4

In which year were we jigging around to "Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie"?

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  • 1957
  • 1955
  • 1953
  • 1951

5

Careful now... who gave the order to "Get out of that kitchen, baby, and wash your face and hands!" in 1954?

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  • Bill Haley
  • Chuck Berry
  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • "Big Joe" Turner

6

It's time for a wild guess, who released "Rock-A-Beatin' Boogie" at the end of 1955?

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  • Nat 'King' Cole
  • Bill Haley
  • Max Bygraves
  • Chuck Berry

7

What type of 'baby' did Perry Como have in the top 20 of 1956?

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  • Sugar
  • Rockin'
  • Juke Box
  • The Sweetest

8

It's 1957 and enter Elvis with which pooch?

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  • Hound Dog
  • Lonely Pup
  • That Doggy In The Window
  • Old Yeller

9

Who was Buddy Holly singing about in 1958?

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  • Sugar Pie
  • Peggy Sue
  • You
  • The Girl In The Wood

10

Recorded in 1958, what was a No.2 hit in February 1959 for Elvis?

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  • Jailhouse Rock
  • Down, Down
  • I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone
  • I Got Stung

 

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