Eric Clapton Lyrics Quiz

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Eric Clapton Lyrics Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which song is an Eric Clapton hit?
    • A. 

      Waiting For Tonight

    • B. 

      Be Like That

    • C. 

      Change The World

    • D. 

      Get Over Yourself

  • 2. 
    Who sat in on Eric Clapton's "Layla" album after meeting him at a Miami concert?
    • A. 

      George Harrison

    • B. 

      Jimi Hendrix

    • C. 

      Peter Green

    • D. 

      Duane Allman

  • 3. 
    What is Eric Clapton's middle name?
    • A. 

      Patrick

    • B. 

      Jonathan

    • C. 

      Marrion

    • D. 

      Alden

  • 4. 
    What school admitted Eric Clapton on a one-year probation when he was 16?
    • A. 

      American Academy Dramatic Art

    • B. 

      Kingston College Of Art

    • C. 

      Oxford

    • D. 

      Oklahoma State University

  • 5. 
    What was the name of the first band Eric Clapton joined?
    • A. 

      The Henpens

    • B. 

      Sting

    • C. 

      The Roosters

    • D. 

      The Monkees

  • 6. 
    What band did John Mayall invite Eric Clapton to join in 1965?
    • A. 

      John Mayall's Jailbirds

    • B. 

      John Mayall's Bluesbreakers

    • C. 

      The Blues Brothers

    • D. 

      Black And Blues

  • 7. 
    What album did Eric Clapton release in 1994 as a tribute to his musical heroes?
    • A. 

      I Am You

    • B. 

      From The Cradle

    • C. 

      Superman's Lullabies

    • D. 

      Blues, Blues, Blues

  • 8. 
    Remarks by Eric Clapton, David Bowie and Siouxsie Sioux led to what movement?
    • A. 

      Music For Moving

    • B. 

      Rock Against Racism

    • C. 

      Dancing To The Oldies

    • D. 

      Musicians United

  • 9. 
    What Pink Floyd member's solo album did Eric Clapton appear on in 1984?
    • A. 

      Richard Wright

    • B. 

      Roger Waters

    • C. 

      Syd Barrett

    • D. 

      David Gilmour

  • 10. 
    What woman did Eric Clapton have a daughter, Ruth, with in the mid-eighties?
    • A. 

      Kelly Clark

    • B. 

      Linda Ronstadt

    • C. 

      Yvonne Khan Kelly

    • D. 

      Cher

  • 11. 
    Who wrote "My Favorite Mistake", about a relationship with Eric Clapton?
    • A. 

      Julian Lennon

    • B. 

      Sheryl Crow

    • C. 

      Whitney Houston

    • D. 

      Cher

  • 12. 
    Who will be writing Eric Clapton's official memoirs, to be published in 2007?
    • A. 

      Dean Koonz

    • B. 

      Christopher Simon Sykes

    • C. 

      John Grisham

    • D. 

      Smithton Byer

  • 13. 
    What did Eric Clapton name his own record label?
    • A. 

      RSO Records

    • B. 

      Duck Records

    • C. 

      Blue Note Records

    • D. 

      Ocean Boulevard Records

  • 14. 
    At which event did Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck play on stage together?
    • A. 

      The Concert For ARMS

    • B. 

      Atlantic Records 40th Anniversary

    • C. 

      Live-Aid

    • D. 

      Guitar Gods Festival

  • 15. 
    What decade is the hit single "Who Will You Run Too" by Heart from?
    • A. 

      Nineties

    • B. 

      Eighties

    • C. 

      Seventies

    • D. 

      2000's

  • 16. 
    What year did Eric Clapton have the hit single "I Can't Stand It" on RSO?
    • A. 

      1961

    • B. 

      2001

    • C. 

      1981

    • D. 

      1989

  • 17. 
    Of the 14 songs on the CD "The Road To Escondido", how many did J.J. Cale write?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      None

    • D. 

      2

  • 18. 
    How many times has Eric Clapton been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      None

  • 19. 
    Why was Eric Clapton expelled from the Kingston College of Art?
    • A. 

      Stealing A Car

    • B. 

      Playing Too Much Guitar

    • C. 

      Cheating On A Test

    • D. 

      Burning Down The Library

  • 20. 
    Before he became a full-time musician, how did Eric Clapton support himself?
    • A. 

      Delivery Boy

    • B. 

      Encyclopedia Salesman

    • C. 

      A Construction Worker

    • D. 

      Short Order Cook

  • 21. 
    In the summer of 1963, Eric Clapton spent one month with what pop-oriented band?
    • A. 

      The Monkees

    • B. 

      The Beatles

    • C. 

      Casey Jones And The Engineers

    • D. 

      K.C. And The Sunshine Band

  • 22. 
    How long did Eric Clapton spend as a member of the band The Yardbirds?
    • A. 

      3 Years

    • B. 

      18 Months

    • C. 

      12 Months

    • D. 

      2 Months

  • 23. 
    In 1976, Eric Clapton was accused of racism for agreeing with what politician?
    • A. 

      Howard Powell

    • B. 

      Bill Clinton

    • C. 

      Enoch Powell

    • D. 

      Ronald Reagan

  • 24. 
    Eric Clapton's song "It's In The Way That You Use It" was in what Tom Cruise movie?
    • A. 

      Top Gun

    • B. 

      The Color Of Money

    • C. 

      Risky Business

    • D. 

      Eyes Wide Shut

  • 25. 
    Eric Clapton won what award in 1985 for his collaboration with Michael Kamen?
    • A. 

      Emmy Award

    • B. 

      American Music Award

    • C. 

      Academy Award

    • D. 

      British Academy TV Award

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