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Deborah Harry and Blondie Quiz

Per your request :)) A quiz about singer/ songwriter, actress, and Punk diva Deborah Harry and Blondie. Enjoy! 15 Questions.

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Born Angela Tremble in Miami Florida, Deborah Ann Harry is as of 2013, 68 years old. What year was she born?

  • 1951
  • 1948
  • 1945
  • 1943

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Deborah was raised in Hawthorne, New Jersey after being adopted by the Harry family at what age?

  • 3 months old
  • 12 months old
  • 2 years old
  • 4 years old

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Debbie worked at many jobs before becoming a singer. Which of the following was her first job in New York City?

  • A Go Go Dancer
  • A Playboy Bunny
  • A Clerk in NYC's First Head Shop
  • A Secretary at the BBC Radio Offices

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What band did Debbie start her professional singing career in?

  • Panic of Girls
  • The Wind in the Willows
  • AutoAmerican
  • The Jazz Passengers

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Harry and long-term boyfriend Chris Stein formed Blondie in 1974 after leaving which "girl group"?

  • The Stilettos
  • X-Ray Specs
  • The Pretenders
  • The Slits

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Originally named "Angel and the Snake", the band changed it's name to "Blondie". Why was "Blondie" suggested?

  • It was Chris Stein's pet name for Harry.
  • Andy Warhol suggested the name.
  • It was her nickname as a child.
  • Men would yell, "Hey! Blondie!" as Harry walked down the street.

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Blondie's first album debuted in 1976. But it was their second album in 1978 that achieved international success. What was the album's title?

  • AutoAmerican
  • Eat to the Beat
  • Parallel Lines
  • Def, Dumb and Blonde

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Blondie was one of the earliest bands to produce music videos for their songs. What song was featured in their first music video?

  • Heart Of Glass
  • In The Flesh
  • Eat To The Beat
  • Picture This

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Which of Blondie's songs was Billboard magazines #1 song for 1980 and featured on the soundtrack for the film "American Gigolo"?

  • Rapture
  • Atomic
  • Call Me
  • One Way Or Another

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What reason was sited for Blondie's breakup in 1982?

  • The death of the band's drummer
  • Stein and Harry wanted to start a fFamily
  • Harry wanted a solo career
  • Internal struggles and Stein's serious illness

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What was the name of Deborah Harry's first solo album in 1981?

  • KooKoo
  • Blonde And Beyond
  • Necessary Evil
  • Def, Dumb And Blonde

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Blondie was credited with popularizing hip-hop among white audiences by rapping lyrics in what song?

  • The Tide Is High
  • Maria
  • Rapture
  • One Way Or Another

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Which of the following "is not" a true statement?

  • Blondie was inducted into the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame in 2006
  • Deborah Harry is ranked #18 on VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists
  • Blondie won the Best Rock Performance Grammy in 1981
  • Blondie was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone Magazine in 1979

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Blondie dyed her locks red for her role as a masochistic girlfriend in the movie "Videodrome." What was her character's name?

  • Velma Von Tussle
  • Amy O'Hearn
  • Wendy Wanna
  • Nicki Brand

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In 2005 Blondie released a "mash-up" song combining "Rapture" with The Doors "Riders On The Storm." What was the song's title?

  • Rapture Riders
  • Rap-On
  • Rapture Remix
  • Debbie Does Morrison