Ultimate Quiz On The Singer Etta James

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This quiz on the singer Etta James. This is the perfect quiz for you if you have been searching for information about her so as to write a biography on her life or you are a music professional planning to bring in more employees into your music firm and during the interview, you need them to answer quizzes on how much they know about singers.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In what year was Etta James born?

    • A.

      1950

    • B.

      1938

    • C.

      1930

    • D.

      1940

    Correct Answer
    B. 1938
    Explanation
    Etta James was born in 1938.

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  • 2. 

    In which state was she born in?

    • A.

      Texas

    • B.

      New York

    • C.

      California

    • D.

      Detroit

    Correct Answer
    C. California
    Explanation
    The correct answer is California because it is the only option that is a state. Texas, New York, and Detroit are not states, but rather cities or regions within the United States. Therefore, the person must have been born in California.

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  • 3. 

    What's the real name of Etta James?

    • A.

      James Hawkins

    • B.

      Etta Hawkins James

    • C.

      Etta Hawkins

    • D.

      Jamesetta Hawkins

    Correct Answer
    D. Jamesetta Hawkins
    Explanation
    The real name of Etta James is Jamesetta Hawkins.

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  • 4. 

    Which type of music was Etta James not involved with?

    • A.

      R&B

    • B.

      Gospel

    • C.

      Hip-hop

    • D.

      Rock and roll

    Correct Answer
    C. Hip-hop
    Explanation
    Etta James was not involved with hip-hop music. She was a prominent figure in R&B, gospel, and rock and roll genres throughout her career. However, hip-hop emerged as a distinct genre in the 1970s, long after Etta James had established herself in the music industry. Therefore, it is accurate to say that she was not involved with hip-hop music.

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  • 5. 

    In what year was her final album released?

    • A.

      2011

    • B.

      2013

    • C.

      2010

    • D.

      2009

    Correct Answer
    A. 2011
    Explanation
    Her final album was released in 2011.

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  • 6. 

    At what age did she move to San Francisco?

    • A.

      15 years old

    • B.

      12 years old

    • C.

      13 years old

    • D.

      10 years old

    Correct Answer
    B. 12 years old
    Explanation
    At the age of 12, she moved to San Francisco.

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  • 7. 

    What is the name of her final album?

    • A.

       All the Way

    • B.

      Blues to the Bone

    • C.

      The Dreamer​​​​​​​

    • D.

      Heart of a Woman

    Correct Answer
    C. The Dreamer​​​​​​​
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Dreamer". This is the name of her final album.

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  • 8. 

    Apart from being a singer, what is her other profession?

    • A.

      Movie producer

    • B.

      Director

    • C.

      Actress

    • D.

      Songwriter

    Correct Answer
    D. Songwriter
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "Songwriter". This means that apart from being a singer, the person in question is also involved in writing songs. This could involve creating lyrics, composing melodies, or both. Songwriters play a crucial role in the music industry as they contribute to the creation of original music. They often collaborate with singers, musicians, and producers to bring their songs to life. Being a songwriter can be a separate profession or a complementary role for a singer, allowing them to have creative control over their music.

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  • 9. 

    How many Grammy Awards did she win?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      2

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    A. 6
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 6. This means that she won a total of 6 Grammy Awards.

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  • 10. 

    When was she inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame?

    • A.

      2008

    • B.

      2001

    • C.

      2004

    • D.

      2005

    Correct Answer
    B. 2001
    Explanation
    In 2001, she was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame.

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