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Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is a studio album by Elton John. A truly remarkable album of a star musician is still recognizable as brilliant and top popular. Do you know everything about Elton's smash hit? You have chance to prove it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When was the album released?

    • A.

      5 October 1973

    • B.

      5 November 1973

    • C.

      5 December 1973

    • D.

      5 January 1973

    Correct Answer
    A. 5 October 1973
    Explanation
    The album was released on 5 October 1973.

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  • 2. 

    Who produced the album?

    • A.

      Elton John

    • B.

      Gus Dungeon

    • C.

      Bernie Taupin

    • D.

      George Foreman

    Correct Answer
    B. Gus Dungeon
    Explanation
    The given options are Elton John, Gus Dungeon, Bernie Taupin, and George Foreman. Among these options, the correct answer is Gus Dungeon. This implies that Gus Dungeon is the producer of the album in question.

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  • 3. 

    In which year was the album inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame?

    • A.

      2001

    • B.

      2002

    • C.

      2003

    • D.

      2004

    Correct Answer
    C. 2003
    Explanation
    The album was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2003.

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  • 4. 

    How many copies has the album sold worldwide?

    • A.

      More than 30 million

    • B.

      More than 40 million

    • C.

      More than 50 million

    • D.

      More than 60 million

    Correct Answer
    A. More than 30 million
    Explanation
    The album has sold more than 30 million copies worldwide.

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  • 5. 

    What song was written in honor of Marilyn Monroe and was released as a single from the album? 

    • A.

      "Candle in the Wind"

    • B.

      "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"

    • C.

      "Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting"

    • D.

      "Bennie and the Jets"

    Correct Answer
    A. "Candle in the Wind"
    Explanation
    "Candle in the Wind" is the correct answer because it was written as a tribute to Marilyn Monroe and released as a single from the album. The song, originally written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin in 1973, was re-recorded and dedicated to Princess Diana after her death in 1997. The lyrics of the song reflect on the tragic lives of these iconic women and their struggles in the public eye. The song became a huge success and is considered one of Elton John's most famous and beloved songs.

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  • 6. 

    How many songs from the album were released as singles?

    • A.

      5

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    B. 4
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 4. This means that out of all the songs in the album, four of them were released as singles.

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  • 7. 

    What was the name of the Label that released album in US?

    • A.

      Columbia Records

    • B.

      Velvet Records

    • C.

      MCA Records

    • D.

      Apple Records

    Correct Answer
    C. MCA Records
    Explanation
    MCA Records is the correct answer because MCA Records was a major American record label that released albums in the US. Columbia Records, Velvet Records, and Apple Records were also record labels, but they were not specifically known for releasing albums in the US.

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  • 8. 

    What was the name of the Label that released the album in UK?

    • A.

      DJM Records

    • B.

      Columbia Records

    • C.

      Velvet Records

    • D.

      Enigma Records

    Correct Answer
    A. DJM Records
    Explanation
    DJM Records is the correct answer because it was the label that released the album in the UK. This means that DJM Records was responsible for distributing and promoting the album in the UK market.

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  • 9. 

    What was the ranking of the album in the list The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time in 2003?

    • A.

      91

    • B.

      90

    • C.

      92

    • D.

      93

    Correct Answer
    A. 91
    Explanation
    The album was ranked 91st in the list The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time in 2003.

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