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  • 1. 

    What decade is the hit single "I Want To Know What Love Is" by Foreigner from?

    • A.

      Seventies

    • B.

      Eighties

    • C.

      Nineties

    • D.

      Sixties

    Correct Answer
    B. Eighties
    Explanation
    The hit single "I Want To Know What Love Is" by Foreigner is from the Eighties.

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  • 2. 

    What year did Foreigner have the hit single "Hot Blooded" on Atlantic?

    • A.

      1984

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1960

    • D.

      1978

    Correct Answer
    D. 1978
    Explanation
    In 1978, Foreigner had the hit single "Hot Blooded" on Atlantic.

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  • 3. 

    What year did Foreigner have the hit single "Double Vision" on Atlantic?

    • A.

      2001

    • B.

      1979

    • C.

      1966

    • D.

      1991

    Correct Answer
    B. 1979
    Explanation
    In 1979, Foreigner released their hit single "Double Vision" on Atlantic Records. This song became very popular and reached high positions on music charts. It is known for its catchy melody and memorable lyrics. The success of "Double Vision" helped Foreigner establish themselves as a prominent rock band in the late 1970s.

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  • 4. 

    What year did Foreigner have the hit single "Say You Will" on Atlantic?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1965

    • C.

      1996

    • D.

      1967

    Correct Answer
    A. 1988
    Explanation
    Foreigner had the hit single "Say You Will" on Atlantic in 1988.

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  • 5. 

    What Foreigner album contains the most Billboard rated singles?

    • A.

      Headgames

    • B.

      Agent Provocateur

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      Double Vision

    Correct Answer
    C. 4
    Explanation
    The album "4" by Foreigner contains the most Billboard rated singles.

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  • 6. 

    "I left a small town for the apple in decay" is a line from which Foreigner single?

    • A.

      Until The End Of Time

    • B.

      Long, Long Way From Home

    • C.

      I Want To Know What Love Is

    • D.

      Cold As Ice

    Correct Answer
    B. Long, Long Way From Home
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Long, Long Way From Home". The line "I left a small town for the apple in decay" is a lyric from this Foreigner single. The line suggests that the speaker left their hometown for a place that was in decline or deteriorating, symbolized by the "apple in decay". This song reflects on feelings of loneliness and longing for home while being far away.

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  • 7. 

    In 2006, how many current Foreigner members toured?

    • A.

      Five

    • B.

      Seven

    • C.

      Six

    • D.

      Four

    Correct Answer
    C. Six
    Explanation
    In 2006, there were six current Foreigner members who toured.

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  • 8. 

    What is Lou Gramm from Foreigners real name?

    • A.

      Lou Grant

    • B.

      Lou David

    • C.

      Lou Grammico

    • D.

      Lewis Smith

    Correct Answer
    C. Lou Grammico
    Explanation
    The given correct answer, Lou Grammico, is the real name of Lou Gramm from Foreigner.

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  • 9. 

    Mick Jones was in what band before Foreigner?

    • A.

      Spooky Tooth

    • B.

      King Crimson

    • C.

      Traffic

    • D.

      Big Audio Dynamite

    Correct Answer
    A. Spooky Tooth
    Explanation
    Mick Jones was a member of the band Spooky Tooth before joining Foreigner.

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  • 10. 

    What decade is the hit single "Feels Like The First Time" by Foreigner from?

    • A.

      Eighties

    • B.

      Seventies

    • C.

      Nineties

    • D.

      2000's

    Correct Answer
    B. Seventies
    Explanation
    "Feels Like The First Time" by Foreigner is a hit single from the seventies. This suggests that the song was released and gained popularity during the 1970s.

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  • 11. 

    What year did Foreigner have the hit single "Cold As Ice" on Atlantic?

    • A.

      1991

    • B.

      1984

    • C.

      1993

    • D.

      1977

    Correct Answer
    D. 1977
    Explanation
    In 1977, Foreigner had the hit single "Cold As Ice" on Atlantic.

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  • 12. 

    Prior to Foreigner, what band was Ian McDonald a member of?

    • A.

      King Crimson

    • B.

      Molly Hatchett

    • C.

      Rush

    • D.

      Herman's Hermits

    Correct Answer
    A. King Crimson
    Explanation
    Ian McDonald was a member of King Crimson before joining Foreigner. King Crimson is a progressive rock band that was formed in 1968 and is known for their complex and innovative music. McDonald played multiple instruments, including keyboards, woodwinds, and vocals, during his time with the band. King Crimson has had a significant influence on the progressive rock genre and is considered one of the pioneers of the genre.

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  • 13. 

    After leaving Foreigner, bass guitarist Rick Wills played with which band from 1993-1997?

    • A.

      The Eagles

    • B.

      Pink Floyd

    • C.

      Bad Company

    • D.

      Poco

    Correct Answer
    C. Bad Company
    Explanation
    Rick Wills played with Bad Company from 1993-1997.

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  • 14. 

    What fast-food company used "Double Vision" in a 1997 commercial?

    • A.

      Burger King

    • B.

      Kentucky Fried Chicken

    • C.

      McDonald's

    • D.

      Wendy's

    Correct Answer
    A. Burger King
    Explanation
    In 1997, Burger King used the slogan "Double Vision" in one of their commercials. This suggests that the fast-food company being referred to in the question is Burger King.

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  • 15. 

    What was Foreigner's first Number 1 album on the Billboard charts?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      Head Games

    • C.

      Double Vision

    • D.

      Agent Provocateur

    Correct Answer
    A. 4
    Explanation
    Foreigner's first Number 1 album on the Billboard charts was "4".

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  • 16. 

    Who was Foreigner's original drummer?

    • A.

      Dennis Elliott

    • B.

      Andrew Peters

    • C.

      Brian Tichy

    • D.

      Ron Wickso

    Correct Answer
    A. Dennis Elliott
    Explanation
    Dennis Elliott is the correct answer because he was the original drummer for the band Foreigner. He played with the band from its formation in 1976 until 1991, contributing to their early success and popular songs such as "Hot Blooded" and "Double Vision". Andrew Peters, Brian Tichy, and Ron Wickso are not associated with Foreigner as original drummers, making them incorrect choices.

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  • 17. 

    Which Foreigner song went to #1 on the gospel charts?

    • A.

      I Want to Know What Love Is

    • B.

      I Don't Want to Live Without You

    • C.

      Cold As Ice

    • D.

      Waiting For A Girl Like You

    Correct Answer
    A. I Want to Know What Love Is
    Explanation
    "I Want to Know What Love Is" by Foreigner went to #1 on the gospel charts because the song incorporates gospel elements such as a choir and powerful vocal harmonies. The lyrics also explore themes of love, faith, and spiritual longing, which resonate with gospel music listeners. The song's success on the gospel charts demonstrates its appeal to a wider audience beyond just the rock genre.

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  • 18. 

    "I'm a loner but I'm never alone" is one line in which Foreigner single?

    • A.

      Hot Blooded

    • B.

      Dirty White Boy

    • C.

      Cold As Ice

    • D.

      Juke Box Hero

    Correct Answer
    B. Dirty White Boy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Dirty White Boy." This line suggests that the person is introverted and enjoys being alone, but they still have a strong presence or influence on others. The song "Dirty White Boy" by Foreigner explores the theme of a rebellious and charismatic individual who stands out from the crowd.

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  • 19. 

    What was Foreigner's Lou Gramm's only hit single on his debut solo career album?

    • A.

      Time

    • B.

      Heartache

    • C.

      Lover Come Back

    • D.

      Midnight Blue

    Correct Answer
    D. Midnight Blue
    Explanation
    Midnight Blue was Lou Gramm's only hit single on his debut solo career album. This song was released in 1987 and became a major success, reaching number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It showcased Gramm's powerful vocals and catchy melodies, solidifying his status as a solo artist after his departure from the band Foreigner.

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  • 20. 

    In 1987, Foreigner's Lou Gramm wrote an original song for which movie soundtrack?

    • A.

      Trying Times

    • B.

      Moonstruck

    • C.

      Dirty Dancing

    • D.

      The Lost Boys

    Correct Answer
    D. The Lost Boys
    Explanation
    Lou Gramm, the lead singer of Foreigner, wrote an original song for the movie soundtrack of "The Lost Boys" in 1987. This suggests that the correct answer is "The Lost Boys".

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  • 21. 

    Bassist Bruce Turgon was part of which band with Foreigner's Lou Gramm?

    • A.

      Black Sheep

    • B.

      The Mumps

    • C.

      The Showcase

    • D.

      Greenfields

    Correct Answer
    A. Black Sheep
    Explanation
    Bruce Turgon was a bassist for the band Black Sheep, which also featured Lou Gramm, the lead singer of Foreigner.

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  • 22. 

    "And that same old feeling is setting in" is from which Foreigner song?

    • A.

      All I Need To Know

    • B.

      Girl On The Moon

    • C.

      Cold As Ice

    • D.

      Can't Wait

    Correct Answer
    B. Girl On The Moon
    Explanation
    The lyrics "And that same old feeling is setting in" are from the Foreigner song "Girl On The Moon".

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  • 23. 

    "... the time I've cursed the Lord's creations" is a line from which Foreigner song?

    • A.

      I Want To Know What Love Is

    • B.

      The Damage is Done

    • C.

      I Need You

    • D.

      Cold As Ice

    Correct Answer
    C. I Need You
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I Need You." This can be inferred from the question which asks for the song that contains the line "the time I've cursed the Lord's creations." By eliminating the other song options, it can be deduced that "I Need You" is the song that includes this line.

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  • 24. 

    At whose urging did Foreigner's Lou Gramm and Mick Jones reunite in 1992?

    • A.

      Rick Wills

    • B.

      Atlantic Records

    • C.

      Jeff Pilson

    • D.

      Rhino Records

    Correct Answer
    B. Atlantic Records
    Explanation
    In 1992, Lou Gramm and Mick Jones of Foreigner reunited at the urging of Atlantic Records. This suggests that the record label played a significant role in bringing the band members back together after a period of separation or disbandment. Atlantic Records likely recognized the potential for a successful reunion and saw an opportunity to capitalize on the band's popularity and past success. By urging Gramm and Jones to reunite, Atlantic Records may have hoped to release new music and capitalize on the nostalgia and fanbase of Foreigner.

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  • 25. 

    In 2005, who toured as Foreigner's bass guitarist?

    • A.

      Kelly Hansen

    • B.

      Johnny Edwards

    • C.

      Jeff Jacobs

    • D.

      Jeff Pilson

    Correct Answer
    D. Jeff Pilson
    Explanation
    Jeff Pilson toured as Foreigner's bass guitarist in 2005.

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  • 26. 

    "Then they try and come between the two of us" is one line in which Foreigner song?

    • A.

      Tooth And Nail

    • B.

      Growing Up The Hard Way

    • C.

      That Was Yesterday

    • D.

      Stranger In My Own House

    Correct Answer
    A. Tooth And Nail
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Tooth And Nail". In this line, Foreigner is referring to someone trying to interfere or cause problems in their relationship. The song "Tooth And Nail" likely explores the challenges and obstacles faced in a romantic relationship and the determination to overcome them.

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  • 27. 

    What was one of the first songs that Lou Gramm and Mick Jones wrote together?

    • A.

      Head Games

    • B.

      Cold As Ice

    • C.

      That Was Yesterday

    • D.

      Soul Doctor

    Correct Answer
    B. Cold As Ice
    Explanation
    Lou Gramm and Mick Jones wrote "Cold As Ice" together, making it one of the first songs they collaborated on. This song was released in 1977 as part of Foreigner's debut album and became one of their biggest hits. "Cold As Ice" showcases Foreigner's signature sound with its catchy melodies, powerful vocals, and rock-infused instrumentation. The song's success helped establish Foreigner as a prominent rock band and set the stage for their future musical endeavors.

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  • 28. 

    From 1980-1991 how many albums did Foreigner produce?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Four

    • C.

      Five

    • D.

      Six

    Correct Answer
    B. Four
    Explanation
    Foreigner produced four albums from 1980-1991. This is evident from the given options and the correct answer.

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