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John Mellencamp Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which John Mellencamp song does each verse begin "Dear Mr. President"?
    • A. 

      Rain on the Scarecrow

    • B. 

      Down and Out in Paradise

    • C. 

      Pink Houses

    • D. 

      Country Gentleman

  • 2. 
    What titular lyrical suggestion does John Mellencamp make in a 1994 song?
    • A. 

      Walk Tall

    • B. 

      Check it Out

    • C. 

      Get a Leg Up

    • D. 

      Dance Naked

  • 3. 
    According to John Mellencamp, what always wins no matter how long he fights it?
    • A. 

      Authority

    • B. 

      Society

    • C. 

      The Man

    • D. 

      Money

  • 4. 
    What album was billed as John Mellencamp's first "serious" album?
    • A. 

      American Fool

    • B. 

      Whatever We Wanted

    • C. 

      Human Wheels

    • D. 

      Scarecrow

  • 5. 
    Which John Mellencamp album was banned in Wal-Mart due to its controversial cover?
    • A. 

      Scarecrow

    • B. 

      Dance Naked

    • C. 

      American Fool

    • D. 

      Cuttin' Heads

  • 6. 
    On which political tour did John Mellencamp play in 2004?
    • A. 

      New Day Tour

    • B. 

      Out With Bush Tour

    • C. 

      Move On Tour

    • D. 

      Vote For Change Tour

  • 7. 
    John Mellencamp directed which 1992 film?
    • A. 

      Farm Town

    • B. 

      Hayfields and Haymakers

    • C. 

      Small Town

    • D. 

      Falling From Grace

  • 8. 
    When did John Mellencamp first have a top 100 single on the year-end Billboard charts?
    • A. 

      1996

    • B. 

      1970

    • C. 

      1987

    • D. 

      1975

  • 9. 
    What was John Mellencamp's father's job?
    • A. 

      Construction Worker

    • B. 

      Carpenter

    • C. 

      Farmer

    • D. 

      Electrical Contractor

  • 10. 
    How old was John Mellencamp when he fronted his first band?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      20

  • 11. 
    What was the name of the last band John Mellencamp was in before going solo?
    • A. 

      Punks

    • B. 

      Trash

    • C. 

      The Rodents

    • D. 

      Dirt

  • 12. 
    With what record label did John Mellencamp sign his first recording contract?
    • A. 

      A & M

    • B. 

      MCA

    • C. 

      Reprise

    • D. 

      Arista

  • 13. 
    In which country did John Mellencamp chart his first hit single?
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 14. 
    What was John Mellencamp's first top 20 hit?
    • A. 

      Hurts So Good

    • B. 

      Ain't Even Done With The Night

    • C. 

      This Time

    • D. 

      I Need a Lover

  • 15. 
    With what song did John Mellencamp have his only top ten hit of 1983?
    • A. 

      Crumblin' Down

    • B. 

      Pink Houses

    • C. 

      Small Town

    • D. 

      Authority Song

  • 16. 
    What was the name of the only original song on John Mellencamp's 1997 "Best Of Package"?
    • A. 

      Your Life is Now

    • B. 

      Just Another Day

    • C. 

      The Best That I Could Do

    • D. 

      Without Expression

  • 17. 
    In which song does John Mellencamp describe one of his marriages?
    • A. 

      Small Town

    • B. 

      Crumblin' Down

    • C. 

      Paper and Fire

    • D. 

      Pink Houses

  • 18. 
    Which John Mellencamp song's first lyric is "A Million Young Poets"?
    • A. 

      Crumblin' Down

    • B. 

      Cuttin' Heads

    • C. 

      Paper In Fire

    • D. 

      Check It Out

  • 19. 
    What was the first album John Mellencamp recorded as just John Mellencamp?
    • A. 

      Hold the Cougar

    • B. 

      Scarecrow

    • C. 

      Human Wheels

    • D. 

      Whenever We Wanted

  • 20. 
    What was the first album John Mellencamp released after his 1994 heart attack?
    • A. 

      Mr. Happy Go Lucky

    • B. 

      Dance Naked

    • C. 

      Human Wheels

    • D. 

      Life After Death

  • 21. 
    What was John Mellencamp's first album for Columbia Records?
    • A. 

      New Beginnings

    • B. 

      Cuttin' Heads

    • C. 

      Rough Harvest

    • D. 

      John Mellencamp

  • 22. 
    In what year was John Mellencamp nominated for his first American Music Award?
    • A. 

      1983

    • B. 

      1988

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      1987

  • 23. 
    With whom did John Mellencamp tie for the 1983 AMA Award for Favorite Male Artist?
    • A. 

      Prince

    • B. 

      Rick Springfield

    • C. 

      Bruce Springsteen

    • D. 

      George Michael

  • 24. 
    Where was the first Farm Aid concert held?
    • A. 

      Seymour, Indiana

    • B. 

      Woodstock, New York

    • C. 

      Champaign, Illinois

    • D. 

      Fort Wayne, Indiana

  • 25. 
    John Mellencamp's video for Pink Houses drew the ire of which group?
    • A. 

      Ku Klux Klan

    • B. 

      ACLU

    • C. 

      Aryan Nation

    • D. 

      Christian Coalition

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