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  • 1. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Welcome To The Jungle" in 1989?

    • A.

      Guns N' Roses

    • B.

      Lettermen

    • C.

      Elvis Presley

    • D.

      Queen

    Correct Answer
    A. Guns N' Roses
    Explanation
    Guns N' Roses recorded the hit single "Welcome To The Jungle" in 1989. The song was featured on their debut album "Appetite for Destruction" and became one of their signature songs. Guns N' Roses is an American rock band formed in 1985 and is known for their energetic hard rock sound and charismatic performances. The band's lineup at the time of recording the song included Axl Rose on vocals, Slash on guitar, Izzy Stradlin on rhythm guitar, Duff McKagan on bass, and Steven Adler on drums.

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  • 2. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Shower Me With Your Love" in 1989?

    • A.

      Paul McCartney

    • B.

      Melissa Manchester

    • C.

      Magoo And Timbaland

    • D.

      Surface

    Correct Answer
    D. Surface
    Explanation
    Surface is the correct answer because they recorded the hit single "Shower Me With Your Love" in 1989. Paul McCartney, Melissa Manchester, and Magoo And Timbaland are not associated with this song.

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  • 3. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Stand" in 1989?

    • A.

      R.E.M.

    • B.

      Donna Summer

    • C.

      Grover Washington, Jr

    • D.

      Eve Featuring Gwen Stefani

    Correct Answer
    A. R.E.M.
    Explanation
    R.E.M. recorded the hit single "Stand" in 1989.

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  • 4. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Roni" in 1989?

    • A.

      Joe Simon

    • B.

      Bobby Brown

    • C.

      Creed

    • D.

      Louis Armstrong

    Correct Answer
    B. Bobby Brown
    Explanation
    Bobby Brown recorded the hit single "Roni" in 1989.

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  • 5. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Lay Your Hands On Me" in 1989?

    • A.

      Shaun Cassidy

    • B.

      Bon Jovi

    • C.

      Duane Eddy

    • D.

      Ray J

    Correct Answer
    B. Bon Jovi
    Explanation
    Bon Jovi recorded the hit single "Lay Your Hands On Me" in 1989. This American rock band, formed in 1983, is known for their energetic and anthemic style. "Lay Your Hands On Me" was a popular song from their album "New Jersey" and became a chart-topping hit. Bon Jovi's charismatic lead singer, Jon Bon Jovi, delivered powerful vocals that contributed to the success of the song.

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  • 6. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Hold On" in 1990?

    • A.

      Wilson Phillips

    • B.

      Blue Magoos

    • C.

      Leann Rimes

    • D.

      Lou Rawls

    Correct Answer
    A. Wilson Phillips
    Explanation
    Wilson Phillips recorded the hit single "Hold On" in 1990.

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  • 7. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Black Velvet" in 1990?

    • A.

      Boz Scaggs

    • B.

      Alannah Myles

    • C.

      Ohio Players

    • D.

      Faith Hill

    Correct Answer
    B. Alannah Myles
    Explanation
    Alannah Myles recorded the hit single "Black Velvet" in 1990. This song became a huge success and remains her most well-known and popular song. Alannah Myles is a Canadian singer-songwriter who gained international recognition with this track, which reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song's sultry vocals and bluesy rock sound contributed to its widespread appeal and enduring popularity.

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  • 8. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Release Me" in 1990?

    • A.

      Pink

    • B.

      Zombies

    • C.

      Wilson Phillips

    • D.

      Puff Daddy Featuring R. Kelly

    Correct Answer
    C. Wilson Phillips
    Explanation
    Wilson Phillips recorded the hit single "Release Me" in 1990.

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  • 9. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Don't Wanna Fall In Love" in 1990?

    • A.

      Joe Cocker

    • B.

      Youngbloods

    • C.

      Paul Revere & The Raiders

    • D.

      Jane Child

    Correct Answer
    D. Jane Child
    Explanation
    In 1990, Jane Child recorded the hit single "Don't Wanna Fall In Love".

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  • 10. 

    Who recorded the hit single "I Don't Have The Heart" in 1990?

    • A.

      Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas

    • B.

      Monica

    • C.

      James Ingram

    • D.

      David Soul

    Correct Answer
    C. James Ingram
    Explanation
    James Ingram recorded the hit single "I Don't Have The Heart" in 1990.

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  • 11. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Downtown Train" in 1990?

    • A.

      Kenny Rogers

    • B.

      Rod Stewart

    • C.

      Spinners

    • D.

      Clash

    Correct Answer
    B. Rod Stewart
    Explanation
    Rod Stewart recorded the hit single "Downtown Train" in 1990.

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  • 12. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Everything" in 1990?

    • A.

      ABBA

    • B.

      Linda Ronstadt

    • C.

      Steve Lawrence

    • D.

      Jody Watley

    Correct Answer
    D. Jody Watley
    Explanation
    Jody Watley recorded the hit single "Everything" in 1990.

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  • 13. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Ice Ice Baby" in 1990?

    • A.

      Vanilla Ice

    • B.

      Styx

    • C.

      Spencer Davis Group

    • D.

      Johnny Crawford

    Correct Answer
    A. Vanilla Ice
    Explanation
    Vanilla Ice recorded the hit single "Ice Ice Baby" in 1990. This song became a huge success and is considered one of the most recognizable rap songs of all time. Vanilla Ice's catchy lyrics and the iconic bassline sampled from Queen and David Bowie's "Under Pressure" contributed to the song's popularity. Vanilla Ice's unique style and image also played a significant role in making "Ice Ice Baby" a hit.

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  • 14. 

    Who recorded the hit single "How Can We Be Lovers" in 1990?

    • A.

      Michael Bolton

    • B.

      Wilson Pickett

    • C.

      Happenings

    • D.

      The Beach Boys

    Correct Answer
    A. Michael Bolton
    Explanation
    Michael Bolton recorded the hit single "How Can We Be Lovers" in 1990.

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  • 15. 

    Who recorded the hit single "I'll Be Your Shelter" in 1990?

    • A.

      Journey

    • B.

      Tavares

    • C.

      Barry Manilow

    • D.

      Taylor Dayne

    Correct Answer
    D. Taylor Dayne
    Explanation
    Taylor Dayne recorded the hit single "I'll Be Your Shelter" in 1990.

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  • 16. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Enjoy The Silence" in 1990?

    • A.

      Depeche Mode

    • B.

      Mike Oldfield

    • C.

      Foreigner

    • D.

      Grand Funk Railroad

    Correct Answer
    A. Depeche Mode
    Explanation
    Depeche Mode recorded the hit single "Enjoy The Silence" in 1990. They are a British electronic music band formed in 1980. The song became one of their most successful and iconic tracks, reaching high positions on music charts worldwide. Depeche Mode's unique blend of synth-pop and alternative rock, along with lead singer Dave Gahan's distinctive vocals, contributed to their success and solidified their status as one of the influential bands of the era.

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  • 17. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Price Of Love" in 1990?

    • A.

      Ed Ames

    • B.

      Bad English

    • C.

      Troggs

    • D.

      Neil Sedaka

    Correct Answer
    B. Bad English
    Explanation
    Bad English recorded the hit single "Price Of Love" in 1990.

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  • 18. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Epic" in 1990?

    • A.

      Al Green

    • B.

      Supremes

    • C.

      Faith No More

    • D.

      Tyrone Davis

    Correct Answer
    C. Faith No More
    Explanation
    Faith No More recorded the hit single "Epic" in 1990.

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  • 19. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Just Like Jesse James" in 1990?

    • A.

      Kingsmen

    • B.

      Keith Carradine

    • C.

      K.C. & The Sunshine Band

    • D.

      Cher

    Correct Answer
    D. Cher
    Explanation
    Cher recorded the hit single "Just Like Jesse James" in 1990. Cher is a well-known singer and actress who has had a successful career spanning several decades. She is known for her powerful vocals and has released numerous hit songs throughout her career. "Just Like Jesse James" was a popular song from her album "Heart of Stone," which was released in 1989. The song showcases Cher's strong vocals and tells a story about a relationship that is compared to the infamous outlaw Jesse James.

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  • 20. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Everybody Everybody" in 1990?

    • A.

      Paul Anka

    • B.

      Black Box

    • C.

      Barry Manilow

    • D.

      Rosanne Cash

    Correct Answer
    B. Black Box
    Explanation
    Black Box is the correct answer because they recorded the hit single "Everybody Everybody" in 1990. Paul Anka, Barry Manilow, and Rosanne Cash are not associated with this song.

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  • 21. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Whip Appeal" in 1990?

    • A.

      Simon & Garfunkel

    • B.

      Laura Branigan

    • C.

      Babyface

    • D.

      Bruce Springsteen

    Correct Answer
    C. Babyface
    Explanation
    Babyface recorded the hit single "Whip Appeal" in 1990.

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  • 22. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Make You Sweat" in 1990?

    • A.

      Ben E King

    • B.

      Keith Sweat

    • C.

      Ray Conniff & The Singers

    • D.

      Sweet Inspirations

    Correct Answer
    B. Keith Sweat
    Explanation
    Keith Sweat recorded the hit single "Make You Sweat" in 1990.

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  • 23. 

    Who recorded the hit single "From A Distance" in 1991?

    • A.

      War

    • B.

      Bette Midler

    • C.

      Jermaine Jackson

    • D.

      Patti Smith

    Correct Answer
    B. Bette Midler
    Explanation
    Bette Midler recorded the hit single "From A Distance" in 1991.

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  • 24. 

    Who recorded the hit single "You're In Love" in 1991?

    • A.

      Doors

    • B.

      Surfaris

    • C.

      Wilson Phillips

    • D.

      Steely Dan

    Correct Answer
    C. Wilson Phillips
    Explanation
    Wilson Phillips recorded the hit single "You're In Love" in 1991.

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  • 25. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Summertime D.J." in 1991?

    • A.

      Anne Murray

    • B.

      Lonestar

    • C.

      New Seekers

    • D.

      Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

    Correct Answer
    D. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
    Explanation
    Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince recorded the hit single "Summertime D.J." in 1991. This duo, consisting of DJ Jazzy Jeff and rapper Will Smith (known as The Fresh Prince), gained popularity in the late 1980s and early 1990s with their catchy and upbeat hip-hop music. "Summertime D.J." was one of their successful tracks, known for its summer vibes and smooth beats.

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  • 26. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Wind Of Change" in 1991?

    • A.

      Patty Duke

    • B.

      Scorpions

    • C.

      The Beatles

    • D.

      Four Tops

    Correct Answer
    B. Scorpions
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Scorpions because they are a German rock band known for recording the hit single "Wind Of Change" in 1991. Patty Duke, The Beatles, and Four Tops are not associated with this song.

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  • 27. 

    Who recorded the hit single "I'm Your Baby Tonight" in 1991?

    • A.

      Dave Loggins

    • B.

      Emotions

    • C.

      Rosie & The Originals

    • D.

      Whitney Houston

    Correct Answer
    D. Whitney Houston
    Explanation
    Whitney Houston recorded the hit single "I'm Your Baby Tonight" in 1991.

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  • 28. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Love Of A Lifetime" in 1991?

    • A.

      Firehouse

    • B.

      Bruce Springsteen

    • C.

      Annette

    • D.

      Sylk-E Fyne Featuring Chill

    Correct Answer
    A. Firehouse
    Explanation
    Firehouse recorded the hit single "Love Of A Lifetime" in 1991.

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  • 29. 

    Who recorded the hit single "This House" in 1991?

    • A.

      Tracie Spencer

    • B.

      Gary Puckett & The Union Gap

    • C.

      Bobby Rydell

    • D.

      Scandal Featuring Patty Smyth

    Correct Answer
    A. Tracie Spencer
    Explanation
    Tracie Spencer recorded the hit single "This House" in 1991.

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  • 30. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Hole Hearted" in 1991?

    • A.

      Bob Dylan

    • B.

      1910 Fruitgum Company

    • C.

      Extreme

    • D.

      Jermaine Jackson

    Correct Answer
    C. Extreme
    Explanation
    Extreme recorded the hit single "Hole Hearted" in 1991.

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  • 31. 

    Who recorded the hit single "Impulsive" in 1991?

    • A.

      Human Beinz

    • B.

      Wilson Phillips

    • C.

      Tams

    • D.

      Brian Hyland

    Correct Answer
    B. Wilson Phillips
    Explanation
    Wilson Phillips recorded the hit single "Impulsive" in 1991.

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