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Eighties Music General Knowledge Quiz

80's music quiz 20 Questions.

 
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1

Which football team does Alison Moyet support?

  • Southend United
  • Millwall
  • West Ham United

2

In which video did Simon Le Bon almost drown?

  • Union Of The Snake
  • The Wild Boys
  • Rio

3

Whose real name is Graham Mcpherson?

  • Suggs
  • Sting
  • Meat Loaf

4

Which female pop star assaulted TV host Russell Harty on his chat show?

  • Cyndi Lauper
  • Madonna
  • Grace Jones

5

Marco Pironi was guitarist and co-writer for which group?

  • Siouxsie & The Banshees
  • Adam & The Ants
  • Rocky Sharpe & The Replays

6

What is Gary Numan's real name?

  • Gary Webb
  • Gary Newman
  • Gary Jones

7

Whose first UK chart hit was 'Dead Pop Stars'?

  • Bow Wow Wow
  • The Smiths
  • Altered Images

8

Andy Cox & David Steele of Fine Young Cannibals were previously in another band, which one?

  • The Beat
  • Bad Manners
  • Dexy's Midnight Runners

9

With which group did Feargal Sharkey not sing with?

  • The Assembly
  • The Undertones
  • The Lilac Time

10

Who had a UK number 8 hit in 1989 with I Don't Want A Lover?

  • Everything But The Girl
  • Texas
  • All About Eve

11

Where was Lisa Stansfield born?

  • Halifax
  • Rochdale
  • Wigan

12

Whose real name is Doug Trendle?

  • Sting
  • Divine
  • Buster Bloodvessel

13

Which was The Smiths first UK chart entry?

  • This Charming Man
  • How Soon Is Now
  • What Difference Does It Make

14

Which female UK singer starred in the film Breaking Glass?

  • Toyah
  • Mari Wilson
  • Hazel O'Connor

15

Ian Curtis was lead singer with which band?

  • New Order
  • Scritti Politti
  • Joy Division

16

Whose first UK chart entry was 'Running Free'?

  • Motorhead
  • Judas Priest
  • Iron Maiden

17

Ann & Nancy Wilson are sisters in which US band?

  • The Go-Go's
  • Heart
  • The Motels

18

Prime Time was the 5th and last UK chart entry for which group?

  • Haircut 100
  • Blancmange
  • Spear Of Destiny

19

In 2001 David Gray covered which Soft Cell song?

  • Bedsitter
  • Say Hello Wave Goodbye
  • Tainted Love

20

Which singer was shot by his Father on 1st April 1984?

  • Smokey Robinson
  • Marvin Gaye
  • Jackie Wilson

 

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