Do You Know Which 50's, 60's, Or 70's Group Did This Song?

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Song names artists from the oldies and you have to choose the correct answer.


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  • 1. 

    Who sang, "All Shook Up"?

    • A.

      Roy Orbison

    • B.

      Elvis Presely

    • C.

      The Beach Boys

    • D.

      Buddy Holly

    Correct Answer
    B. Elvis Presely
    Explanation
    Elvis Presley sang "All Shook Up." He was a renowned American singer and actor who became one of the most influential figures in the history of popular music. Known as the "King of Rock and Roll," Presley had a unique and powerful voice that captivated audiences worldwide. "All Shook Up" was one of his hit songs, released in 1957. It became a chart-topping success and is considered a classic in the rock and roll genre.

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  • 2. 

      Who sang," You're my Best Friend"?

    • A.

      The Beatles

    • B.

      The Carpenters

    • C.

      Queen

    • D.

      Simon and Garfunkel

    Correct Answer
    C. Queen
    Explanation
    "Queen" is the correct answer because they are the band that sang the song "You're my Best Friend". The other options listed (The Beatles, The Carpenters, Simon and Garfunkel) are incorrect as they did not perform this particular song.

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  • 3. 

    Who sang," Little Wing"?

    • A.

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B.

      Buddy Holly and the Crickets

    • C.

      The Dave Clark Five

    • D.

      Eric Clapton

    Correct Answer
    A. Jimi Hendrix
    Explanation
    Jimi Hendrix is the correct answer because he is known for his iconic rendition of the song "Little Wing." Hendrix's version of the song, featuring his signature guitar skills and unique style, has become one of his most famous and beloved performances.

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  • 4. 

    Who sang," Like a Rolling Stone"?

    • A.

      The Beatles

    • B.

      Elton John

    • C.

      Bob Dylan

    • D.

      The Rolling Stones

    Correct Answer
    C. Bob Dylan
    Explanation
    Bob Dylan sang "Like a Rolling Stone." This iconic song was released in 1965 and is considered one of Dylan's greatest works. It has been praised for its poetic lyrics and its influence on popular music. The song's introspective and rebellious nature resonated with the counterculture movement of the 1960s. Dylan's unique vocal style and powerful storytelling in "Like a Rolling Stone" solidified his status as a legendary singer-songwriter.

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  • 5. 

    Who sang, "Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey"?

    • A.

      The Monkees

    • B.

      The Beatles

    • C.

      Elton John

    • D.

      America

    Correct Answer
    B. The Beatles
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Beatles. "Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey" is a song by The Beatles, released in 1968 on their album "The Beatles," also known as the "White Album." The song was written by John Lennon and is known for its energetic and catchy rock sound.

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  • 6. 

    This line," Picture yourself in a boat on a river, with tangerine trees and marmalade skies " is from what Beatles song?

    • A.

      Let It Be

    • B.

      Strawberry Fields Forever

    • C.

      Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

    • D.

      Savoy Truffle

    Correct Answer
    C. Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
    Explanation
    The given line, "Picture yourself in a boat on a river, with tangerine trees and marmalade skies," is from the Beatles song "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds."

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  • 7. 

    The song that went, "You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one" is from what artist and called what?

    • A.

      Queen-We are the Champions

    • B.

      John Lennon-Imagine

    • C.

      Elton John-Candle in the Wind

    • D.

      Don McLean-Vincent(Starry Starry Night)

    Correct Answer
    B. John Lennon-Imagine
    Explanation
    The correct answer is John Lennon-Imagine. The given lyrics, "You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one," are from the song "Imagine" by John Lennon. This iconic song is known for its message of peace, unity, and envisioning a better world. It has become one of Lennon's most famous and influential works, resonating with audiences worldwide.

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  • 8. 

    BWho sang, "Sing"?

    • A.

      The Carpenters

    • B.

      The Mamas and the Papas

    • C.

      The Supremes

    • D.

      Elvis Presely

    Correct Answer
    A. The Carpenters
    Explanation
    The Carpenters sang the song "Sing".

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  • 9. 

    "Imagine me and you I do I think about you day and night it's only right to think about the girl you love and hold her tight...." Who did that song?

    • A.

      The Beatles

    • B.

      The Kinks

    • C.

      The Monkees

    • D.

      The Turtles

    Correct Answer
    D. The Turtles
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Turtles. The given lyrics are from the song "Happy Together" by the Turtles.

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  • 10. 

    Who did the song "Beautiful Boy" and who was it for?

    • A.

      Ringo Starr for his son Zak

    • B.

      George Harrison for his son Dhani

    • C.

      John Lennon for his son Sean

    • D.

      Eric Clapton for his son Conor

    Correct Answer
    C. John Lennon for his son Sean
    Explanation
    John Lennon wrote and performed the song "Beautiful Boy" for his son Sean. The song was released in 1980 as part of Lennon's album "Double Fantasy." It is a heartfelt and tender tribute to his son, expressing his love and hopes for his future. The lyrics reflect Lennon's deep bond with Sean and his desire to protect and nurture him. The song has since become a beloved and iconic piece of music, showcasing Lennon's emotional connection to his family.

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  • 11. 

    Who did the song, "Listen to the Music"?

    • A.

      The Doobie Brothers

    • B.

      The Allman Brothers Band

    • C.

      America

    • D.

      Chicago

    Correct Answer
    A. The Doobie Brothers
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Doobie Brothers. The song "Listen to the Music" was performed by The Doobie Brothers.

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  • 12. 

    Brian Wilson was from what group?

    • A.

      Queen

    • B.

      The Beach Boys

    • C.

      The Beatles

    • D.

      The Yardbirds

    Correct Answer
    B. The Beach Boys
    Explanation
    Brian Wilson was a member of The Beach Boys. The Beach Boys were an American rock band formed in 1961, known for their harmonies and catchy songs. Brian Wilson was one of the founding members and the primary songwriter of the group. He was also the creative force behind many of their most successful albums, including "Pet Sounds." The Beach Boys achieved significant commercial success and became one of the most influential bands of the 1960s.

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  • 13. 

    What famous 60's group has a show in Las Vegas with all of their music in it?

    • A.

      Frankie Vallie and the Four Seasons, sung by the Jersey Boys

    • B.

      The Beatles-Love

    • C.

      Elton John-The Red Piano

    • D.

      The Beach Boys-All Summer Long

    Correct Answer
    B. The Beatles-Love
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Beatles-Love. The question asks for a famous 60's group that has a show in Las Vegas with all of their music in it. The Beatles-Love is a show in Las Vegas that features the music of The Beatles. It is a popular attraction that showcases the iconic songs of the band and is well-known for its unique and immersive experience.

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  • 14. 

    Do Out of these four choices who did a movie called, "Help!" ?

    • A.

      The Beach Boys

    • B.

      The Beatles

    • C.

      Elvis Presely

    • D.

      Roy Orbison

    Correct Answer
    B. The Beatles
    Explanation
    The Beatles did a movie called "Help!" This movie was released in 1965 and it is a British musical comedy film directed by Richard Lester. The film follows the Beatles as they become the target of a cult's sacrifice and must find a way to escape. It features several of their hit songs and showcases their comedic talents.

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