What Do You Know About Gladys Knight? Trivia Facts Quiz

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All that we know about Gladys Knight is that she is a very talented singer often compared to the likes of Aretha Franklin, Dionne Warwick, Anita Baker, and many more. Her career is so long that it's hard to keep up with everything concerning her. So, what do you think you can remember about her beginnings or even the big moments of her career? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What's her nickname?

    • A.

      Empress of soul

    • B.

      The voice

    • C.

      Song bird supreme

    • D.

      Queen of soul

    Correct Answer
    A. Empress of soul
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Empress of soul". This nickname is given to her, indicating her dominance and power in the soul music genre. It suggests that she is regarded as a queen-like figure in the soul music industry, with her exceptional talent and influence. This nickname highlights her status and reputation as a prominent figure in the soul music world.

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  • 2. 

    When was she born?

    • A.

      May 22, 1944

    • B.

      May 24, 1944

    • C.

      May 28, 1945

    • D.

      May 28, 1944

    Correct Answer
    D. May 28, 1944
    Explanation
    The correct answer is May 28, 1944.

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  • 3. 

    How old is she in 2019?

    • A.

      75 years old

    • B.

      76 years old

    • C.

      74 years old

    • D.

      77 years old

    Correct Answer
    A. 75 years old
    Explanation
    Based on the information given, the person's age is stated as 75 years old.

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  • 4. 

    When did she start her career?

    • A.

      In 1952

    • B.

      In 1951

    • C.

      In 1950

    • D.

      In 1949

    Correct Answer
    A. In 1952
  • 5. 

    Where was she born?

    • A.

      In New York, New York

    • B.

      In Atlanta Georgia

    • C.

      In Houston Texas

    • D.

      In Louisiana New Orleans

    Correct Answer
    B. In Atlanta Georgia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In Atlanta Georgia" because it specifically states the location where she was born. The other options mention different cities and states, but only "In Atlanta Georgia" matches the given question.

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  • 6. 

    In what year was the single "every beat pf my heart" recorded?

    • A.

      1961

    • B.

      1965

    • C.

      1967

    • D.

      1969

    Correct Answer
    A. 1961
    Explanation
    The single "Every Beat of My Heart" was recorded in 1961.

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  • 7. 

    When did Gladys Knight and the Pips join the Motown Records?

    • A.

      IN 1958

    • B.

      In 1960

    • C.

      In 1966

    • D.

      In 1970

    Correct Answer
    C. In 1966
    Explanation
    Gladys Knight and the Pips joined Motown Records in 1966. This information implies that they were not part of the label before that year.

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  • 8. 

    Which one of her songs won a Grammy Award in 1972?

    • A.

      For your love

    • B.

      The end of the game

    • C.

      One of us

    • D.

      Neither one of us

    Correct Answer
    D. Neither one of us
    Explanation
    "Neither one of us" is the correct answer because it won a Grammy Award in 1972. This song, performed by Gladys Knight & the Pips, won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group. It was a successful hit for the group and remains one of their most popular songs.

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  • 9. 

    In what year did she record the song License to kill?

    • A.

      1989

    • B.

      1988

    • C.

      1987

    • D.

      1986

    Correct Answer
    A. 1989
    Explanation
    In 1989, she recorded the song License to kill.

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  • 10. 

    In what year did she start her acting career?

    • A.

      1970

    • B.

      1972

    • C.

      1974

    • D.

      1976

    Correct Answer
    D. 1976
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1976. This implies that she began her acting career in the year 1976.

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