Amazing Trivia Quiz On Deep Purple

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Amazing Trivia Quiz On Deep Purple

Deep Purple is a popular English rock band formed in the 60s, known primarily for songs such as “Fireball” and “Perfect Strangers” and often paired with the likes of Black Sabbath Led Zeppelin. What else do you know about them? Find out now in this amazing trivia quiz on Deep Purple!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore later formed what band?
    • A. 

      Mountain

    • B. 

      W.A.S.P.

    • C. 

      Rainbow

    • D. 

      Machine Head

  • 2. 
    What are the correct lyrics to Deep Purple's biggest hit?
    • A. 

      Luke Is My Father, Lightsaber Guy

    • B. 

      Blue Yellow Colors, Filling Up The Sky

    • C. 

      Smoke On The Water, Fire In The Sky

    • D. 

      Slow Talkin' Walter, Fire Engine Guy

  • 3. 
    What distinction did Deep Purple earn in the Guinness Book of World Records?
    • A. 

      Youngest Band

    • B. 

      Oldest Band

    • C. 

      Globe's Loudest Band

    • D. 

      Largest Band

  • 4. 
    What was the name of Deep Purple's debut album?
    • A. 

      Shades Of Deep Purple

    • B. 

      Purple Shadows

    • C. 

      Deep Shades

    • D. 

      Purple In The Deep

  • 5. 
    From which group did Deep Purple recruit singer Ian Gillian?
    • A. 

      The Rolling Stones

    • B. 

      The Beatles

    • C. 

      Def Leppard

    • D. 

      Episode Six

  • 6. 
    With whom did Deep Purple work on the album "Concerto for Group & Orchestra"?
    • A. 

      Philadephia Orchestra

    • B. 

      New York Symphony Orchestra

    • C. 

      Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    • D. 

      Boston Pops

  • 7. 
    With whom did Ian Gillian have creative differences, causing him to quit Deep Purple?
    • A. 

      Neil Diamond

    • B. 

      Nick Simper

    • C. 

      Ritchie Blackmore

    • D. 

      Chris Curtis

  • 8. 
    Who was the singer for Deep Purple's 1974 album "Burn"?
    • A. 

      David Coverdale

    • B. 

      Ian Paice

    • C. 

      Roger Glover

    • D. 

      Chris Curtis

  • 9. 
    In Deep Purple's "Hey Joe", what is Joe carrying in his hand?
    • A. 

      A Baton

    • B. 

      A Gun

    • C. 

      Money

    • D. 

      A Sandwich

  • 10. 
    What monument is parodied on the album cover of Deep Purple's "Deep Purple in Rock"?
    • A. 

      Washington Monument

    • B. 

      Mount Rushmore

    • C. 

      Niagara Falls

    • D. 

      Lincoln Memorial

  • 11. 
    On the Deep Purple album cover for "Burn", what do the heads have on top of them?
    • A. 

      Baseball Caps

    • B. 

      Flames

    • C. 

      Ducks

    • D. 

      Feathers

  • 12. 
    Who wrote the Deep Purple hit song "Kentucky Woman"?
    • A. 

      Gregg Allman

    • B. 

      David Coverdale

    • C. 

      Ritchie Blackmore

    • D. 

      Neil Diamond

  • 13. 
    Deep Purple had a hit with "Hush" in 1968; who wrote that song?
    • A. 

      Deep Purple

    • B. 

      Joe South

    • C. 

      Ritchie Blackmore

    • D. 

      Al Kooper

  • 14. 
    Who was Deep Purple's first vocalist?
    • A. 

      Ian Gillian

    • B. 

      Rod Evans

    • C. 

      Ritchie Blackmore

    • D. 

      Chris Curtis

  • 15. 
    What was the second album released in 1970 by Deep Purple?
    • A. 

      Made In Japan

    • B. 

      Machine Head

    • C. 

      Deep Purple

    • D. 

      Deep Purple In Rock

  • 16. 
    Deep Purple's 1971 album "Fireball" spawned which hit song?
    • A. 

      Lucille

    • B. 

      Highway Star

    • C. 

      Strange Kind Of Woman

    • D. 

      Woman From Tokyo

  • 17. 
    What did Deep Purple guitarist Tommy Bolin die of in 1976?
    • A. 

      Gunshot

    • B. 

      Car Accident

    • C. 

      Plane Crash

    • D. 

      Drug Overdose

  • 18. 
    In Deep Purple's "Soldier of Fortune", what follows "But I feel I'm growing older"?
    • A. 

      And The Songs That I Have Sung

    • B. 

      I Have Often Told You Stories

    • C. 

      Of A Windmill Goin' Round

    • D. 

      A Soldier Of Fortune

  • 19. 
    On what 2005 Deep Purple album does "Girls Like That" appear?
    • A. 

      Made In Europe

    • B. 

      Abandon

    • C. 

      Rapture Of The Deep

    • D. 

      Bananas

  • 20. 
    On which Deep Purple album does the song Mean Streak exist?
    • A. 

      Perfect Strangers

    • B. 

      Machine Head

    • C. 

      Fireball

    • D. 

      The Battle Rages On

  • 21. 
    What was Deep Purple's initial name?
    • A. 

      Deep In The Round

    • B. 

      Round Robin

    • C. 

      Purple Pirates

    • D. 

      Roundabout

  • 22. 
    Guitarist Tommy Bolin of Deep Purple debuted on which album?
    • A. 

      Who Do We Think We Are

    • B. 

      House Of Blue Light

    • C. 

      Perfect Strangers

    • D. 

      Come Taste The Band

  • 23. 
    What is the name of the 1999 4-disc Deep Purple collection?
    • A. 

      Shades: 1968-1998

    • B. 

      Shades Of Purple

    • C. 

      Purple From 1968

    • D. 

      Deep Shades: 1968 And Beyond

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