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  • 1. 

    Which singer paid for Bob Seger and his high school band to record demos during the late sixties?

    • A.

      Bobby Darin

    • B.

      Lou Christie

    • C.

      Del Shannon

    • D.

      Frankie Avalon

    Correct Answer
    C. Del Shannon
    Explanation
    Del Shannon is the correct answer because he paid for Bob Seger and his high school band to record demos during the late sixties. This suggests that Del Shannon supported and believed in the talent of Bob Seger and his band, providing them with an opportunity to showcase their music and potentially further their careers.

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  • 2. 

    Where was Bob Seger born?

    • A.

      Detroit, Michigan

    • B.

      Boston, Massachusetts

    • C.

      Chicago, Illinois

    • D.

      New York, New York

    Correct Answer
    A. Detroit, Michigan
    Explanation
    Bob Seger was born in Detroit, Michigan.

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  • 3. 

    What was the name of the group Bob Seger formed?

    • A.

      Silver Bullet Band

    • B.

      Silver Train Band

    • C.

      Silver Ring Band

    • D.

      Silver Dollar Band

    Correct Answer
    A. Silver Bullet Band
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Silver Bullet Band. Bob Seger formed this group, which became his backing band in the 1970s and 1980s. They played a significant role in the success of his albums and live performances, contributing to his signature sound and style. The Silver Bullet Band was known for their energetic and powerful performances, and they helped Seger achieve commercial success with hits like "Night Moves," "Old Time Rock and Roll," and "Against the Wind."

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  • 4. 

    Bob Seger was born in a hospital named after what famous American?

    • A.

      Theodore Roosevelt

    • B.

      William McKinley

    • C.

      John D. Rockefeller

    • D.

      Henry Ford

    Correct Answer
    D. Henry Ford
    Explanation
    Bob Seger was born in a hospital named after Henry Ford. Henry Ford was a famous American industrialist and the founder of Ford Motor Company. He revolutionized the automobile industry with the introduction of the assembly line and mass production techniques. Ford's contributions to American industry and his impact on the automotive world made him a well-known figure in American history. As a tribute to his achievements, the hospital where Bob Seger was born was named after him.

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  • 5. 

    What Bob Seger song is in the movie "Risky Business"?

    • A.

      Still The Same

    • B.

      We've Got Tonight

    • C.

      Hollywood Nights

    • D.

      Old Time Rock & Roll

    Correct Answer
    D. Old Time Rock & Roll
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Old Time Rock & Roll." This song by Bob Seger is featured in the movie "Risky Business." It is a popular and iconic song that is often associated with the film, particularly the famous scene where Tom Cruise dances in his underwear. The upbeat and energetic nature of the song adds to the overall atmosphere of the movie and has become a memorable part of its soundtrack.

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  • 6. 

    What #1 hit song from the Eagles "The Long Run" album did Bob Seger co-write?

    • A.

      King of Hollywood

    • B.

      The Sad Cafe

    • C.

      Teenage Jail

    • D.

      Heartache Tonight

    Correct Answer
    D. Heartache Tonight
    Explanation
    Bob Seger co-wrote the #1 hit song "Heartache Tonight" from the Eagles' album "The Long Run".

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  • 7. 

    What song by Bob Seger's was in the movie Beverley Hills Cop II?

    • A.

      Against The Wind

    • B.

      Roll Me Away

    • C.

      Like A Rock

    • D.

      Shakedown

    Correct Answer
    D. Shakedown
    Explanation
    The song "Shakedown" by Bob Seger was featured in the movie Beverly Hills Cop II.

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  • 8. 

    What honor did Bob Seger receive on March 15th, 2004?

    • A.

      MTV Music Award

    • B.

      Grammy

    • C.

      Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

    • D.

      American Music Award

    Correct Answer
    C. Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame
    Explanation
    Bob Seger received the honor of being inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame on March 15th, 2004. This recognition is given to influential musicians who have made significant contributions to the genre of rock and roll. It is a prestigious honor that acknowledges Seger's impact and legacy in the music industry.

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  • 9. 

    What song from Bob Seger's "Back In '72" is about the ups and downs on the road?

    • A.

      Turn The Page

    • B.

      Neon Sky

    • C.

      I've Got Time

    • D.

      Midnight Rider

    Correct Answer
    A. Turn The Page
    Explanation
    "Turn The Page" is the correct answer because it is a song from Bob Seger's album "Back In '72" that talks about the experiences and challenges faced while being on the road as a musician. The lyrics depict the ups and downs, the loneliness, and the longing for home that comes with a life of constant touring. The song has become one of Seger's most popular and enduring hits, resonating with many people who can relate to the struggles of life on the road.

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  • 10. 

    In 1977 what Bob Seger song did Rolling Stone name as Best Single?

    • A.

      Night Moves

    • B.

      Mary Lou

    • C.

      Mainstreet

    • D.

      Come To Poppa

    Correct Answer
    A. Night Moves
    Explanation
    In 1977, Rolling Stone named "Night Moves" by Bob Seger as the Best Single. This song was a major hit and is considered one of Seger's signature songs. It showcases his storytelling ability and captures the essence of youthful nostalgia and romance. The song's success and critical acclaim led to its recognition as the Best Single by Rolling Stone.

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  • 11. 

    Which song does Bob Seger say he wishes he didn't know now what he didn't know then?

    • A.

      Sunburst

    • B.

      The Ring

    • C.

      Against The Wind

    • D.

      Like A Rock

    Correct Answer
    C. Against The Wind
    Explanation
    In the song "Against The Wind," Bob Seger expresses his regret about the knowledge he has gained over time. He reflects on how he wishes he could go back to his younger days and not know the things he knows now. The lyrics convey a sense of longing for the innocence and naivety of the past, highlighting the challenges and hardships that come with age and experience.

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  • 12. 

    In what Bob Seger song does he say "I got no kick against the west coast"?

    • A.

      Main Street

    • B.

      Boomtown

    • C.

      Katmandu

    • D.

      American Storm

    Correct Answer
    C. Katmandu
    Explanation
    In the song "Katmandu" by Bob Seger, he mentions "I got no kick against the west coast" as a way of expressing that he has no particular preference or bias against the west coast of the United States. The song is about his desire to escape his current life and travel to the city of Katmandu, which represents a sense of freedom and adventure. The line about the west coast is just one of the many lyrics that convey his restless spirit and longing for something different.

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  • 13. 

    What Bob Seger song starts "Stood there boldly sweatin' in the sun"?

    • A.

      Main Street

    • B.

      Railroad Days

    • C.

      No Man's Land

    • D.

      Like A Rock

    Correct Answer
    D. Like A Rock
    Explanation
    "Like A Rock" is the correct answer because this song by Bob Seger starts with the lyrics "Stood there boldly sweatin' in the sun." This line is the opening line of the song and sets the tone for the rest of the lyrics. It describes a person standing confidently and enduring the challenges of life, like a rock.

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  • 14. 

    What Bob Seger song starts "I got to run to keep from hidin'"?

    • A.

      Fire Lake

    • B.

      Railroad Days

    • C.

      Mongrel

    • D.

      Midnight Rider

    Correct Answer
    D. Midnight Rider
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Midnight Rider." This song by Bob Seger starts with the lyrics "I got to run to keep from hidin'."

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  • 15. 

    What Bob Seger song starts with "just take those old records off the shelf"?

    • A.

      Old Time Rock & Roll

    • B.

      Gone

    • C.

      Get Out Of Denver

    • D.

      Jody Girl

    Correct Answer
    A. Old Time Rock & Roll
    Explanation
    "Old Time Rock & Roll" is the correct answer because it is the only song listed that starts with the lyrics "just take those old records off the shelf." The other options, "Gone," "Get Out Of Denver," and "Jody Girl," do not have lyrics that match the given phrase.

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  • 16. 

    What Bob Seger song says "learned to spin fortune wheels, and then throw dice"?

    • A.

      Miami

    • B.

      Lonely Man

    • C.

      Like A Rock

    • D.

      Ramblin' Gamblin' Man

    Correct Answer
    D. Ramblin' Gamblin' Man
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Ramblin' Gamblin' Man." This song by Bob Seger mentions the lyrics "learned to spin fortune wheels, and then throw dice," which implies a theme of gambling and taking risks.

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  • 17. 

    What Bob Seger song says "I know your plans don't include me, still here we are"?

    • A.

      Something Like You

    • B.

      Gone

    • C.

      We've Got Tonight

    • D.

      Someday

    Correct Answer
    C. We've Got Tonight
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "We've Got Tonight". This song by Bob Seger talks about a relationship where one person knows that they are not part of the other person's long-term plans, but they are still together in the present moment. Despite the uncertainty of the future, they choose to cherish the time they have together.

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  • 18. 

    What Bob Seger song starts "on a long and lonesome highway east of Omaha"?

    • A.

      House Behind A House

    • B.

      Main Street

    • C.

      Turn The Page

    • D.

      Manhattan

    Correct Answer
    C. Turn The Page
    Explanation
    "Turn The Page" is the correct answer because the song starts with the lyrics "On a long and lonesome highway east of Omaha." This line is a reference to the opening lyrics of the song and identifies it as "Turn The Page" by Bob Seger.

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  • 19. 

    What Bob Seger song starts "You always won, every time you placed a bet"?

    • A.

      Against The Wind

    • B.

      Still The Same

    • C.

      Lock And Load

    • D.

      Hollywood Nights

    Correct Answer
    B. Still The Same
    Explanation
    "Still The Same" is the correct answer because the question asks for a Bob Seger song that starts with the lyrics "You always won, every time you placed a bet." This line is from the opening verse of the song "Still The Same."

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  • 20. 

    What is the name of the band that Bob Seger performs with?

    • A.

      The Temptations

    • B.

      Dancehall Doctors

    • C.

      The Silver Bullet Band

    • D.

      The Stingrays

    Correct Answer
    C. The Silver Bullet Band
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Silver Bullet Band. This is the name of the band that Bob Seger performs with.

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  • 21. 

    Bob Seger is a native of what state?

    • A.

      California

    • B.

      Michigan

    • C.

      Florida

    • D.

      New York

    Correct Answer
    B. Michigan
    Explanation
    Bob Seger is a native of Michigan because he was born and raised in the state. He gained fame as a singer-songwriter and musician, and many of his songs are inspired by his experiences growing up in Michigan. Seger has often expressed his love and pride for his home state, and his connection to Michigan is a significant part of his identity as an artist.

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  • 22. 

    What Bob Seger song was used in a TV commercial for trucks?

    • A.

      Like a Rock

    • B.

      Rock and Roll Never Forgets

    • C.

      Hollywood Nights

    • D.

      Against the Wind

    Correct Answer
    A. Like a Rock
    Explanation
    "Like a Rock" by Bob Seger was used in a TV commercial for trucks. This song is often associated with strength, durability, and reliability, making it a fitting choice for a commercial promoting trucks. The lyrics of the song also convey a sense of power and resilience, which aligns with the image that truck manufacturers would want to portray.

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  • 23. 

    What movie inspired Bob Seger's "Night Moves"?

    • A.

      American Graffiti

    • B.

      Chinatown

    • C.

      The Sting

    • D.

      Badlands

    Correct Answer
    A. American Graffiti
    Explanation
    "Night Moves" is a song by Bob Seger that was inspired by the movie "American Graffiti". The song captures the nostalgic and romanticized atmosphere of the film, which is set in the early 1960s and focuses on the lives of teenagers and their love for cars and rock and roll music. The movie's themes of youth, rebellion, and the longing for a simpler time align with the lyrics and overall mood of "Night Moves", making it a fitting source of inspiration for Seger.

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  • 24. 

    What movie soundtrack includes Bob Seger's 1987 single "Shakedown"?

    • A.

      Three Man And A Baby

    • B.

      Fatal Attraction

    • C.

      Good Morning Vietnam

    • D.

      Beverly Hills Cop II

    Correct Answer
    D. Beverly Hills Cop II
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Beverly Hills Cop II. The movie soundtrack for Beverly Hills Cop II includes Bob Seger's 1987 single "Shakedown".

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  • 25. 

    What instruments does Bob Seger play in addition to singing?

    • A.

      Bass & Drums

    • B.

      Bass & Piano

    • C.

      Guitar & Piano

    • D.

      Drums & Guitar

    Correct Answer
    C. Guitar & Piano
    Explanation
    Bob Seger is known for playing both the guitar and piano in addition to his singing. He is skilled in both instruments and has showcased his talents on numerous songs throughout his career. Seger's guitar playing is often characterized by its bluesy and rock-infused style, while his piano playing adds a melodic and soulful element to his music. By playing both instruments, Seger is able to create a diverse and dynamic sound that has made him a highly respected musician in the industry.

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  • 26. 

    What Bob Seger hit begins with "Seems like yesterday, but it was long ago"?

    • A.

      Roll Me Away

    • B.

      Against The Wind

    • C.

      Youll Accompany Me

    • D.

      Night Moves

    Correct Answer
    B. Against The Wind
    Explanation
    "Against the Wind" is the correct answer because it is a Bob Seger hit that starts with the lyrics "Seems like yesterday, but it was long ago." The song is known for its nostalgic and reflective lyrics, and it became one of Seger's most popular and enduring songs.

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