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Canadian Music Content Quiz

General knowledge music quiz about Canadian music and the people that have made it. 19 Questions.

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This Canadian rocker sang a duet with Mel C in 1998, called "When you are gone." Who is he?

  • Bryan Ferry
  • Brian Griffin
  • Bryan Adams
  • Brian May

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Top selling rock band Rush, features this hard hitting drummer. Who is he?

  • Neil Patrick Harris
  • Neil Armstrong
  • Neil Down
  • Neil Peart

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Six hit singles from the album, "Jagged little pill" brought this Toronto based rocker/songwriter/actress to international fame in the 90's but can you name her?

  • Eleanor Rigby
  • Lady Marmalade
  • Michelle Obama
  • Alanis Morissette

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This, Juno and Grammy award winning, mezzo-soprano songwriter from Edmonton has a "Constant Craving." Who is she?

  • KD Lang
  • KT Tunstall
  • Katie Perry
  • Katie Holmes

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This multi award winning "Crooner" from British Columbia, had the number one album on the Billboard top 100 for 5 weeks over the "Christmas" holiday 2011-2012. Who is he?

  • Michael Schumacher
  • Michael Dorn
  • Michael Buble
  • Michael Jackson

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This veteran rocker, with more that 30 albums, made a name for himself as part of Buffalo Springfield in the sixties and still continues to tour. He has a "Heart of Gold" but who is he?

  • Stephen Harper
  • Neil Young
  • Andy Murray
  • Paul Young

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This quirky 80's hit was missing something! "The Saftey Dance" was by Montreal based " Men Without......." this, but what was it?

  • Heads
  • Hats
  • Hearts
  • Hands

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This "Large" band from the East coast has been popular for more than 20 years. Once known as the "Newfoundland Republican Army" who are they?

  • Big and Rich
  • Richard The Great
  • Great Big Sea
  • Young The Giant

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Bare Naked ladies is not what your parents wanted you to bring home! What hugely popular TV show features their hit song as its theme?

  • Friends
  • Big Band Theory
  • Mrs Brown's Boys
  • Big Bang Theory

Question 10 Photo

This Diva from Quebec has sold more that 220 million albums worldwide and now has her own show at Caesar's Palace Las Vegas but who is she?

  • Joni Mitchell
  • Anne Murray
  • Celine Dion
  • Queen Latifah

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This blind and uniquely talented guitarist from Toronto had his instrument on his lap rather that on his hip. Who is he?

  • Jeff Dunham
  • Jeff Healey
  • Austin Healey
  • Austin Powers

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This person, in the news for all the wrong reasons in 2013/14, was "discovered" on his YouTube channel and never looked back. Who is he?

  • Jason Beaver
  • Jesus Christ
  • Jesus Jones
  • Justin Bieber

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This country Diva from Windsor Ontario was originally called Eilleen Edwards and her album "The woman in me" sold over 40 million copies but who is she?

  • Shelia E
  • Shirley Temple
  • Shania Twain
  • Cheryl Baker

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This Soulful and Sultry Jazz singer from British Columbia is the only ever Jazz artist to have eight albums debut at number one on the Billboard Jazz chart. Can you name her?

  • Dirty Diana
  • Diana Krall
  • Diane Keaton
  • Diana Ross

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She didn't drive her "Big Yellow Taxi" . Was never "A Free Man in Paris" and could well have been on "Both Sides Now" but can you name her?

  • Joan Armatrading
  • Joan Rivers
  • Jane Fonda
  • Joni Mitchell

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This colourful country rock band from Toronto have two original band members including Jim Cuddy but who is it?

  • Red John
  • Green Onions
  • Blue Rodeo
  • White Stripes

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This internet sensational band, from Burlington Ontario, shot to fame with a cover version of Gotye's "Somebody that I used to know". Can you name them?

  • Walk round the corner
  • Walk over the street
  • Walk across the park
  • Walk off the earth

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This Kingston Ontario based band were "Sinking", somewhere, in one hit song and hopefully didn't eat "Road Apples". Gord Downie is the front man but can you name the band?

  • Hip to be square
  • The Tragically Hip
  • Hip Holster
  • Shoot from the hip

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6 top 40 hits for this Toronto based pop-rocker helped her "Fall from grace" from her "Dark horse" but do you know who she is?

  • Marshall Mathers
  • Amanda Hugandkiss
  • Marshall Amplifier
  • Amanda Marshall