Greatest Rhythm and Blues hits of the 80s
From Aretha Franklin and Luther Vandross to Whitney Houston and Freddie Jackson. This quiz is for anyone who likes a bit of 80s Soul music. 25 Questions.
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Which star had a top-ten hit in 1986 with "Midas Touch"?
"Hangin' On A String (Contemplating)" topped the US R&B charts in 1985. Who sang it?
Alexander O'Neal had several R&B hits in the mid to late 80s. On how many did he duet with female singer Cherrelle?
"Shake You Down" was the biggest hit for R&B crooner Gregory Abbott. What year did it chart?
In 1983, Michael McDonald scored a number five R&B hit with "Yah Mo B There". With who did he sing it?
Stevie Wonder had great success in 1985 with the number one single "Part Time Lover". How many weeks was it at number one in the R&B charts?
Which member of the Jackson family released the album "Control"?
Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis were very successful R&B producers during the 1980s. They worked with many artists but who didn't they collaborate with?
Rene & Angela
Michael Jackson released many singles from his 1987 album "Bad". Which of the following was an album track only?
Just Good Friends
Leave Me Alone
Billy Ocean had a smash hit in 1986 with "When The Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going". On which of his albums did this song appear?
Tear Down These Walls
Which of the following songs was a hit for Anita Baker?
Back and Forth
Hands To Heaven
Which of these artists did not have a top ten R&B single in the 1980s?
Ace of Base
Which Five Star song reached the highest in the R&B charts?
Can't Wait Another Minute
Rain or Shine
Let Me Be The One
British singer Lisa Stansfield had success in the R&B charts when she released her first album "Affection". What year did she rise to fame?
Which of the following songs contains the lyrics "If I had a choice, Iâ€™d always choose love, up or down, good or bad, I donâ€™t mind, just as long as itâ€™s real"?
The Finest by The S.O.S. band
Freeway of Love by Aretha Franklin
And The Beat Goes On by The Whispers
On which of Whitney Houston's albums did "How Will I Know" appear?
I'm Your Baby Tonight
What did Patrice Rushen send in 1982, to help her to remember?
Forget Me Nots
Complete these Marvin Gaye lyrics "when I get that feeling, I want..."
Who had a "Change of Heart" in 1984?
The Fatback band
What year did D-Train first chart with "You're The One For Me"?
What sort of life were Cameo living in 1985?
Who sang "ooh, you make my love come down" in 1982?
Evelyn "Champagne" King
What were Rene & Angela's surnames?
Cox & Drummie
Womack & Womack
Moore & Winbush
Which 1983 song contains these lyrics "You know very well what you are. You're my sugar thing, my chocolate star"?
And finally, who had the most number one R&B singles in the 1980s?
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