Led Zeppelin Trivia

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Led Zeppelin Trivia - Quiz

Time to get the led out! Take the ultimate Zeppelin challenge and see how much of a Led Zeppelin guru you are. Good luck and have fun rocker!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When was Led Zeppelin formed?

    • A.

      1967

    • B.

      1969

    • C.

      1966

    • D.

      1968

    Correct Answer
    D. 1968
    Explanation
    Led Zeppelin was formed in 1968. This can be inferred from the options provided, where 1968 is the only year mentioned.

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  • 2. 

    Led Zeppelin is the second best-selling band in which country?

    • A.

      United States

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Germany

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    A. United States
    Explanation
    Led Zeppelin is the second best-selling band in the United States. This can be attributed to their immense popularity and success in the American music market. Led Zeppelin's unique blend of rock, blues, and folk resonated with audiences, leading to numerous hit songs and albums. Their iconic status and influential music continue to attract fans in the United States, making them one of the top-selling bands in the country.

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  • 3. 

    How many Zeppelin albums reached the Top 10 Billboard Album Charts in the United States?

    • A.

      Eight

    • B.

      Seven

    • C.

      Nine

    • D.

      Six

    • E.

      Ten

    Correct Answer
    C. Nine
    Explanation
    Zeppelin had a total of nine albums that reached the Top 10 Billboard Album Charts in the United States. This indicates that the band had a significant level of commercial success, as their albums consistently performed well and were popular among American audiences.

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  • 4. 

    Before playing lead guitar, what instrument did Jimmy Page play?

    • A.

      Keyboards

    • B.

      Bass

    • C.

      Harmonica

    • D.

      Drums

    • E.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    B. Bass
    Explanation
    Jimmy Page played bass before playing lead guitar. This means that he initially started his musical career by playing the bass guitar before transitioning to playing the lead guitar.

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  • 5. 

    After the year 1980, how many reunions did Zeppelin have?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Four

    • D.

      Five

    Correct Answer
    C. Four
    Explanation
    After the year 1980, Zeppelin had four reunions.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these record labels was associated with Led Zeppelin?

    • A.

      United Artists

    • B.

      Parlophone

    • C.

      Swan Song

    • D.

      Interscope

    Correct Answer
    C. Swan Song
    Explanation
    Swan Song was the record label associated with Led Zeppelin. This label was founded by the band members themselves in 1974, after their previous label, Atlantic Records, expired. Led Zeppelin released their final studio albums, "Presence" and "In Through the Out Door," under Swan Song. The label also signed and released albums for other artists, but it is primarily remembered for its association with Led Zeppelin.

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  • 7. 

    The name of the bassist/keyboardist is: ____  ____  _____

    Correct Answer
    John Paul Jones
    Explanation
    The correct answer is John Paul Jones. John Paul Jones is a well-known musician who is known for his skills as a bassist and keyboardist. He is most famous for being a member of the rock band Led Zeppelin. Jones has made significant contributions to the band's sound and has been praised for his versatile playing style.

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  • 8. 

    The name of the lead guitarist is: _____  ____

    Correct Answer
    Jimmy Page
    Explanation
    The name of the lead guitarist is Jimmy Page.

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  • 9. 

    The name of the frontman is: ______  _____

    Correct Answer
    Robert Plant
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Robert Plant.

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  • 10. 

    The name of the drummer is: ____  ______

    Correct Answer
    John Bonham
    Explanation
    The correct answer is John Bonham.

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  • 11. 

    Which of these songs was not a single?

    • A.

      D'yer Mak'er

    • B.

      Trampled Under Foot

    • C.

      Dazed and Confused

    • D.

      Royal Orleans

    • E.

      Whole Lotta Love

    Correct Answer
    C. Dazed and Confused
    Explanation
    Dazed and Confused was not released as a single. The other songs listed, D'yer Mak'er, Trampled Under Foot, Royal Orleans, and Whole Lotta Love, were all released as singles by the artist.

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  • 12. 

    What is the name of the 7th studio album?

    • A.

      Presence

    • B.

      In Through the Out Door

    • C.

      Coda

    • D.

      Physical Graffiti

    Correct Answer
    A. Presence
    Explanation
    Presence is the correct answer because it is the name of Led Zeppelin's 7th studio album. Released in 1976, Presence features a more stripped-down sound compared to their previous albums, with a focus on heavy guitar riffs and bluesy influences. The album includes iconic tracks such as "Achilles Last Stand" and "Nobody's Fault but Mine."

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  • 13. 

    What year was 'Led Zeppelin IV' released?

    • A.

      1970

    • B.

      1972

    • C.

      1973

    • D.

      1971

    • E.

      1974

    Correct Answer
    D. 1971
    Explanation
    'Led Zeppelin IV' was released in 1971. This album, also known as "Four Symbols" or "Zoso," is the fourth studio album by the British rock band Led Zeppelin. It is considered one of their most successful and influential albums, featuring iconic songs like "Stairway to Heaven," "Black Dog," and "Rock and Roll." The album's release in 1971 marked a significant milestone in Led Zeppelin's career and solidified their status as one of the greatest rock bands of all time.

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  • 14. 

    The song 'Since I've Been Loving You' was on which album?

    • A.

      Led Zeppelin I

    • B.

      Led Zeppelin II

    • C.

      Led Zeppelin III

    • D.

      Led Zeppelin IV

    Correct Answer
    C. Led Zeppelin III
    Explanation
    The song 'Since I've Been Loving You' was on the album Led Zeppelin III.

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  • 15. 

    When did drummer John Bonham pass away?

    • A.

      September 25, 1980

    • B.

      September 26, 1981

    • C.

      September 25, 1981

    • D.

      September 26, 1980

    Correct Answer
    A. September 25, 1980
    Explanation
    John Bonham, the drummer of the band Led Zeppelin, passed away on September 25, 1980.

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  • 16. 

    Which band did Led Zeppelin not directly influence?

    • A.

      Rush

    • B.

      Megadeth

    • C.

      Tool

    • D.

      The Who

    • E.

      Velvet Revolver

    Correct Answer
    D. The Who
    Explanation
    Led Zeppelin is widely regarded as one of the most influential rock bands of all time. Their unique blend of hard rock, blues, and folk elements paved the way for the development of heavy metal and influenced countless bands. Rush, Megadeth, Tool, and Velvet Revolver all have acknowledged Led Zeppelin's impact on their music and have cited them as a major influence. However, The Who, while being a highly influential and iconic band in their own right, were not directly influenced by Led Zeppelin.

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  • 17. 

    Over the years, how many Grammy Awards has Led Zeppelin won? 

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Four

    • D.

      Five

    • E.

      Six

    Correct Answer
    C. Four
    Explanation
    Led Zeppelin has won four Grammy Awards over the years.

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  • 18. 

    On the box set 'Led Zeppelin', there are a total of 12 sides. On side 1, which song was not on the track listing?

    • A.

      Whole Lotta Love

    • B.

      Heartbreaker

    • C.

      Communication Breakdown

    • D.

      Babe I'm Gonna Leave You

    • E.

      Ramble On

    Correct Answer
    E. Ramble On
    Explanation
    The question asks which song was not on the track listing of side 1 on the box set 'Led Zeppelin'. The track listing of side 1 includes Whole Lotta Love, Heartbreaker, Communication Breakdown, and Babe I'm Gonna Leave You. Therefore, Ramble On was not on the track listing of side 1.

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  • 19. 

    What instrument does Robert Plant not play?

    • A.

      Harmonica

    • B.

      Keyboards

    • C.

      Percussion

    • D.

      Guitar

    • E.

      Bass

    Correct Answer
    B. Keyboards
    Explanation
    Robert Plant does not play keyboards. This means that he is proficient in playing harmonica, percussion, guitar, and bass, but not keyboards.

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  • 20. 

    The four symbols each represent a different person in the band. In order from left to right, name the member it represents.

    • A.

      Page, Jones, Bonham, Plant

    • B.

      Bonham, Page, Jones, Plant

    • C.

      Plant, Page, Bonham, Jones

    • D.

      Jones, Plant, Page, Bonham

    Correct Answer
    A. Page, Jones, Bonham, Plant
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Page, Jones, Bonham, Plant." This can be determined by reading the symbols from left to right and matching them with the names of the band members. The first symbol corresponds to Page, the second symbol corresponds to Jones, the third symbol corresponds to Bonham, and the fourth symbol corresponds to Plant.

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  • 21. 

    When was Zeppelin's most recent tour?

    • A.

      2005

    • B.

      2006

    • C.

      2007

    • D.

      2008

    Correct Answer
    C. 2007
    Explanation
    Zeppelin's most recent tour was in 2007.

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  • 22. 

    In what album did Zeppelin incorporate elements of mythology and mysticism?

    • A.

      Led Zeppelin II

    • B.

      Led Zeppelin IV

    • C.

      Led Zeppelin I

    • D.

      Led Zeppelin III

    Correct Answer
    D. Led Zeppelin III
    Explanation
    Led Zeppelin III is the correct answer because this album showcased the band's incorporation of elements of mythology and mysticism. The album features songs like "Immigrant Song" and "Gallows Pole" which draw inspiration from Norse mythology and folk tales. Additionally, the album cover itself, designed by Zacron, included mystical symbols and imagery. Led Zeppelin III marked a departure from the heavier sound of their previous albums and showcased the band's exploration of more acoustic and folk-inspired elements, further emphasizing their incorporation of mythology and mysticism.

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  • 23. 

    What song are these lyrics from: "Vanhalla, I am coming!"

    • A.

      Since I've Been Loving You

    • B.

      Stairway to Heaven

    • C.

      Immigrant Song

    • D.

      Black Dog

    • E.

      Kashmire

    Correct Answer
    C. Immigrant Song
    Explanation
    The lyrics "Vanhalla, I am coming!" are from the song "Immigrant Song."

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  • 24. 

    What album was recorded from January - August 1972?

    • A.

      Physical Graffiti

    • B.

      Houses of the Holy

    • C.

      Led Zeppelin IV

    • D.

      Presence

    Correct Answer
    B. Houses of the Holy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Houses of the Holy. This album was recorded from January to August 1972. Led Zeppelin released this album in March 1973, and it features popular songs like "The Song Remains the Same" and "D'yer Mak'er." The recording process took place in various studios, including Stargroves and Olympic Studios, and it showcased the band's diverse musical styles, ranging from hard rock to folk and reggae influences.

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  • 25. 

    Which member(s) wrote the song Misty Mountain Hop?

    • A.

      Robert Plant

    • B.

      Jimmy Page

    • C.

      John Bonham

    • D.

      John Paul Jones

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Robert Plant
    B. Jimmy Page
    D. John Paul Jones
    Explanation
    Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and John Paul Jones are all members of the band Led Zeppelin. Led Zeppelin is known for writing and performing the song "Misty Mountain Hop". Therefore, it can be inferred that all three members, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and John Paul Jones, wrote the song.

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