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80s b-sides quiz

Can you spot the b-sides to some of the biggest #1s of the 80s? 12 Questions.

 
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1

What was the b-side to ABBA's 1980 hit "Super Trouper"?

  • "Lay all your love on me"
  • "The Piper"
  • "On and On and On"

2

What was the b-side to Ebony and Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder?

  • "Rainclouds"
  • Solo version of "Ebony and Ivory" without Stevie Wonder
  • "Tug of War"

3

And the b-side to Dexy's Midnight Runners' hit "Come on Eileen" in 1982?

  • "Hysterical"
  • "Cynical"
  • "Dubious"

4

How about the b-side to "Town called Malice" by The Jam?

  • "Ghosts"
  • Double A-side with "Precious"
  • Double A-side with "Metronome"

5

Or the b-side to Michael Jacksons' 'Billie Jean'?

  • "It's the Falling in Love"/"Can't Get Outta the Rain"
  • "Do it again"
  • "The Girl is Mine"

6

What was the b-side to Band Aid's 'Do they know it's Christmas'?

  • Recorded messages from artists who hadn't taken part
  • A personal message from Bob Geldof to the world's political leaders
  • A repeat of the A-side with solo vocals from Simon Le Bon

7

What about the b-side to "Dancing in the Street" by David Bowie and Mick Jagger, recorded for Band Aid?

  • Martha and the Vandellas original version
  • "Dancing in the Street" Instrumantal
  • "Do they know it's Christmas" Instrumental

8

And the b-side to T'pau's "China in your Hand"?

  • "No Sense of Pride"
  • "No Sense of Time"
  • "No Sense of Smell"

9

Can you spot the b-side to "I should be so Lucky" by Kylie Minogue, from 1988?

  • "Got to be Certain"
  • "I Should Be So Lucky" (Instrumental)
  • "Neighbours theme" (Instrumental)

10

Or the b-side from Yazz and the Plastic Population's "The Only Way is Up"?

  • "Bad Hair Day"
  • "Bad House Music"
  • "Bad Ham Sandwich"

11

How about the b-side to The Bangles' "Eternal Flame"?

  • "What I Should have Said"
  • "What I Meant to Say"
  • "What I Didn't Say"

12

And lastly, the b-side to "Like a Prayer" by Madonna?

  • "Vogue"
  • "Moses"
  • "Act of Contrition"

 

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