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  • 1. 

    Which Sister Sledge hit was featured prominently at the 2004 Democratic National Convention?

    • A.

      All American Girls

    • B.

      Here To Stay

    • C.

      We Are Family

    • D.

      Cream Of The Crop

    Correct Answer
    C. We Are Family
    Explanation
    "We Are Family" was featured prominently at the 2004 Democratic National Convention. This song by Sister Sledge became an anthem of unity and togetherness, which aligned with the theme of the convention. Its catchy and uplifting lyrics resonated with the audience and conveyed a message of solidarity and support. The song's popularity and positive message made it a fitting choice for such a significant event.

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  • 2. 

    The Sister Sledge hit "We Are Family" was featured prominently in which 1996 comedy movie?

    • A.

      The Nutty Professor

    • B.

      The Birdcage

    • C.

      Jack

    • D.

      Tin Cup

    Correct Answer
    B. The Birdcage
    Explanation
    In the 1996 comedy movie "The Birdcage," the Sister Sledge hit "We Are Family" is featured prominently. This song is used in a scene where the characters are getting ready for a big event, highlighting the theme of unity and togetherness. "The Birdcage" is a comedy film about a gay couple who own a drag nightclub and must pretend to be straight for a conservative family. The use of "We Are Family" in this movie adds a fun and uplifting element to the story and reinforces the message of acceptance and love.

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  • 3. 

    Which Sister Sledge album was the first to hit the top ten on the Billboard Top 200 Chart in the US?

    • A.

      Circle Of Love

    • B.

      We Are Family

    • C.

      Sister Sledge

    • D.

      Love Somebody Today

    Correct Answer
    B. We Are Family
    Explanation
    "We Are Family" was the first Sister Sledge album to hit the top ten on the Billboard Top 200 Chart in the US.

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  • 4. 

    What are the first names of the members of Sister Sledge?

    • A.

      Alice, Anita, June, Nancy

    • B.

      Kim, Debbie, Joni, Kathy

    • C.

      Jessie, Carrie, Kim, Debbie

    • D.

      Kathy, Alice, Jessie, Joni

    Correct Answer
    B. Kim, Debbie, Joni, Kathy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Kim, Debbie, Joni, Kathy. This answer correctly identifies the first names of the members of Sister Sledge.

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  • 5. 

    Who released a version of Sister Sledge's "All the Man That I Need"?

    • A.

      Whitney Houston

    • B.

      Spice Girls

    • C.

      Cher

    • D.

      Madonna

    Correct Answer
    A. Whitney Houston
    Explanation
    Whitney Houston released a version of Sister Sledge's "All the Man That I Need".

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  • 6. 

    What is the real last name of the members of Sister Sledge?

    • A.

      Sledgestein

    • B.

      Sledgend

    • C.

      Sledgely

    • D.

      Sledge

    Correct Answer
    D. Sledge
    Explanation
    The real last name of the members of Sister Sledge is Sledge.

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  • 7. 

    Before changing their name to Sister Sledge, the group performed under which familial name?

    • A.

      Mr. Sledge's Girls

    • B.

      The Sledge Family

    • C.

      Sisters With Beat

    • D.

      Mrs. Williams' Grandchildren

    Correct Answer
    D. Mrs. Williams' Grandchildren
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mrs. Williams' Grandchildren. This can be inferred from the question which asks about the group's previous familial name. Since the group changed their name to Sister Sledge, it can be assumed that their previous name would have a familial connection. Out of the given options, Mrs. Williams' Grandchildren is the only one that suggests a familial relationship, indicating that it is the correct answer.

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  • 8. 

    Sister Sledge formed in which city, their hometown?

    • A.

      Philadelphia

    • B.

      Baltimore

    • C.

      Detroit

    • D.

      Chicago

    Correct Answer
    A. Philadelphia
    Explanation
    Sister Sledge formed in Philadelphia, which is their hometown.

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  • 9. 

    Sister Sledge's biggest hits, "We Are Family" and "He's the Greatest Dancer", were produced by members of which band?

    • A.

      The Village People

    • B.

      Parliament Funkadelic

    • C.

      Chic

    • D.

      The Trammps

    Correct Answer
    C. Chic
    Explanation
    Chic is the correct answer because they were the band responsible for producing Sister Sledge's biggest hits, "We Are Family" and "He's the Greatest Dancer". Chic, led by Nile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards, were known for their disco and funk sound, and their production skills contributed to the success of these songs.

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  • 10. 

    Sister Sledge were discovered by which record producer?

    • A.

      Quincy Jones

    • B.

      Charles Simmons

    • C.

      Berry Gordy

    • D.

      Pete Waterman

    Correct Answer
    B. Charles Simmons
    Explanation
    Sister Sledge were discovered by record producer Charles Simmons.

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  • 11. 

    What fifth sister of the members of Sister Sledge never performed with the group?

    • A.

      Joni

    • B.

      Kim

    • C.

      Carol

    • D.

      Michelle

    Correct Answer
    C. Carol
    Explanation
    Carol is the correct answer because she is the fifth sister of the members of Sister Sledge who never performed with the group.

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  • 12. 

    Bernard Edwards and which other disco legend wrote the Sister Sledge hit "We Are Family"?

    • A.

      Barry Gibb

    • B.

      Nile Rodgers

    • C.

      Gloria Gaynor

    • D.

      Harry Casey

    Correct Answer
    B. Nile Rodgers
    Explanation
    Nile Rodgers is the correct answer because he co-wrote the hit song "We Are Family" with Bernard Edwards. Nile Rodgers is a disco legend known for his work as a musician, producer, and songwriter. He has collaborated with various artists and bands, including Sister Sledge, and played a significant role in shaping the disco sound of the 1970s. Together with Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers created many successful songs, and "We Are Family" became one of their most iconic compositions.

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  • 13. 

    In 2008, the Sister Sledge hit "We Are Family" received what honor?

    • A.

      Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction

    • B.

      Grammy Hall Of Fame Induction

    • C.

      Billboard Legacy Award

    • D.

      RIAA Diamond Award

    Correct Answer
    B. Grammy Hall Of Fame Induction
    Explanation
    "We Are Family" by Sister Sledge received the honor of Grammy Hall Of Fame Induction in 2008. This means that the song was recognized for its historical, artistic, and cultural significance by the Recording Academy. The Grammy Hall Of Fame is a special category that acknowledges recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance. Induction into this prestigious hall of fame is a recognition of the song's enduring impact and influence in the music industry.

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  • 14. 

    Which Australian pop star had a top-40 hit with Sister Sledge's "He's the Greatest Dancer" in 2007?

    • A.

      Kylie Minogue

    • B.

      Dannii Minogue

    • C.

      Olivia Newton-John

    • D.

      Natalie Imbruglia

    Correct Answer
    B. Dannii Minogue
    Explanation
    Dannii Minogue is the correct answer because she had a top-40 hit with Sister Sledge's "He's the Greatest Dancer" in 2007.

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  • 15. 

    Which song gave Sister Sledge its first #1 hit in the UK?

    • A.

      He's The Greatest Dancer

    • B.

      Frankie

    • C.

      Lost In Music

    • D.

      We Are Family

    Correct Answer
    B. Frankie
    Explanation
    "Frankie" is the correct answer because it was the song that gave Sister Sledge its first #1 hit in the UK. This song was released in 1985 and became a huge success, topping the charts and solidifying Sister Sledge's popularity in the UK music scene.

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  • 16. 

    What was the name of Sister Sledge's debut album?

    • A.

      Together

    • B.

      Sister Sledge

    • C.

      We Are Family

    • D.

      Circle Of Love

    Correct Answer
    D. Circle Of Love
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Circle Of Love". Sister Sledge's debut album was titled "Circle Of Love".

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  • 17. 

    Which song was Sister Sledge's first to hit the top ten on the U.S. charts?

    • A.

      Mama Never Told Me

    • B.

      We Are Family

    • C.

      Lost In Music

    • D.

      He's The Greatest Dancer

    Correct Answer
    D. He's The Greatest Dancer
    Explanation
    "He's The Greatest Dancer" was Sister Sledge's first song to hit the top ten on the U.S. charts. This song, released in 1979, became a disco hit and showcased the group's talent and catchy sound. It was written and produced by Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers, who were also known for their work with the band Chic. The success of "He's The Greatest Dancer" paved the way for Sister Sledge's subsequent hit, "We Are Family," which became their signature song and solidified their place in music history.

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  • 18. 

    What was the first single Sister Sledge released?

    • A.

      Blockbuster Boy

    • B.

      Cream Of The Crop

    • C.

      Love Has Found Me

    • D.

      Mama Never Told Me

    Correct Answer
    D. Mama Never Told Me
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Mama Never Told Me." This suggests that Sister Sledge's first single release was a song titled "Mama Never Told Me."

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  • 19. 

    In 1984, Sister Sledge had a #11 hit with which song five years after its release?

    • A.

      Thinking Of You

    • B.

      Here To Stay

    • C.

      All American Girls

    • D.

      Walking On Jagged Edge

    Correct Answer
    A. Thinking Of You
    Explanation
    Sister Sledge had a hit with the song "Thinking Of You" five years after its release in 1984.

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  • 20. 

    Will Smith sampled which Sister Sledge song on his "Gettin' Jiggy With It"?

    • A.

      We Are Family

    • B.

      Lost In Music

    • C.

      He's The Greatest Dancer

    • D.

      Frankie

    Correct Answer
    C. He's The Greatest Dancer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "He's The Greatest Dancer." Will Smith sampled this Sister Sledge song on his hit track "Gettin' Jiggy With It." The song features a catchy and recognizable guitar riff from "He's The Greatest Dancer," which adds to the energetic and upbeat vibe of Smith's song.

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  • 21. 

    Who used Sister Sledge's song "We Are Family"?

    • A.

      Kansas City Royals

    • B.

      L.A. Lakers

    • C.

      Pittsburgh Pirates

    • D.

      Dallas Cowboys

    Correct Answer
    C. Pittsburgh Pirates
    Explanation
    The Pittsburgh Pirates used Sister Sledge's song "We Are Family." This song became the team's anthem during the 1979 baseball season when the Pirates won the World Series. The song's uplifting and inclusive message resonated with the team and its fans, creating a sense of unity and camaraderie. The Pirates' use of this song helped to solidify its place in popular culture and its association with the team's success.

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  • 22. 

    What was the first album released by Sister Sledge?

    • A.

      Circle Of Love

    • B.

      Together

    • C.

      We Are Family

    • D.

      Love Somebody Today

    Correct Answer
    A. Circle Of Love
    Explanation
    The first album released by Sister Sledge was "Circle Of Love".

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  • 23. 

    What is the only one-word song title on Sister Sledge's album "Circle of Love"?

    • A.

      Policeman

    • B.

      Postman

    • C.

      Milkman

    • D.

      Fireman

    Correct Answer
    D. Fireman
    Explanation
    The only one-word song title on Sister Sledge's album "Circle of Love" is "Fireman."

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  • 24. 

    What street does Sister Sledge sing about?

    • A.

      Easy

    • B.

      8th

    • C.

      Sanity

    • D.

      Bourbon

    Correct Answer
    A. Easy
    Explanation
    Sister Sledge sings about the street called "Easy".

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  • 25. 

    What label did Sister Sledge first record on?

    • A.

      Money Back

    • B.

      Delta

    • C.

      RCA

    • D.

      Motown

    Correct Answer
    A. Money Back
    Explanation
    Sister Sledge first recorded on the label Money Back.

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  • 26. 

    Which Sister Sledge member made a solo album in 1992?

    • A.

      Joni

    • B.

      Kim

    • C.

      Kathy

    • D.

      Debbie

    Correct Answer
    C. Kathy
    Explanation
    Kathy, a member of Sister Sledge, released a solo album in 1992.

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  • 27. 

    The ladies of Sister Sledge are the granddaughters of which legendary opera singer?

    • A.

      Emma Abbot

    • B.

      Viola Williams

    • C.

      Edith Mason

    • D.

      Carol Brice

    Correct Answer
    B. Viola Williams
    Explanation
    Viola Williams is the correct answer because she is the grandmother of the ladies of Sister Sledge. This implies that Viola Williams is a legendary opera singer, as mentioned in the question.

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