Quiz On The Staple Singers Music Band

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Quiz On The Staple Singers Music Band

How well do you know about The Staple Singers music band?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which 1972 single became the first by the Staple Singers to top the Billboard Hot 100?
    • A. 

      This World

    • B. 

      You've Got To Earn It

    • C. 

      I'll Take You There

    • D. 

      Oh La De Da

  • 2. 
    Which actor had a hit in the 1980's with a cover of the Staple Singers' "Respect Yourself"?
    • A. 

      Rob Lowe

    • B. 

      Harry Hamlin

    • C. 

      Don Johnson

    • D. 

      Bruce Willis

  • 3. 
    In 1975, The Staple Singers topped the Hot 100 and R&B charts with which song?
    • A. 

      City In The Sky

    • B. 

      New Orleans

    • C. 

      Let's Do It Again

    • D. 

      Unlock Your Mind

  • 4. 
    What was the real first name of Staples Singer founder Pops Staples?
    • A. 

      Sears

    • B. 

      J.C.

    • C. 

      Roebuck

    • D. 

      Macy

  • 5. 
    The Staple Singers started their career appearing in churches around which Midwestern city?
    • A. 

      Milwaukee

    • B. 

      Chicago

    • C. 

      Detroit

    • D. 

      St. Louis

  • 6. 
    In 1967, The Staple Singers had a hit with a cover of what Buffalo Springfield song?
    • A. 

      For What It's Worth

    • B. 

      Hot Dusty Roads

    • C. 

      Leave

    • D. 

      Mr. Soul

  • 7. 
    The Staple Singers released their first album on which record label?
    • A. 

      Riverside

    • B. 

      Chess

    • C. 

      Motown

    • D. 

      Vee-Jay

  • 8. 
    What is the real last name of family behind The Staple Singers?
    • A. 

      Staples

    • B. 

      Staple

    • C. 

      Singer

    • D. 

      Sears

  • 9. 
    On which label did The Staple Singers release two albums with soul legends Booker T. & the MG's?
    • A. 

      Motown

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Chess

    • D. 

      Stax

  • 10. 
    The Staple Singers perfected their soul sound in the early 1970's at which legendary studio?
    • A. 

      Sun Studio

    • B. 

      Atlantis Studios

    • C. 

      Muscle Shoals

    • D. 

      Ardent Studios

  • 11. 
    What was first Billboard Hot 100 hit for the Staple Singers?
    • A. 

      You've Got To Earn It

    • B. 

      Why (Am I Treated So Bad)

    • C. 

      Love Is Plentiful

    • D. 

      Respect Yourself

  • 12. 
    With which single did The Staple Sisters first enter the top 5 on the R&B Charts?
    • A. 

      I'll Take You There

    • B. 

      This World

    • C. 

      You've Got To Earn It

    • D. 

      Respect Yourself

  • 13. 
    Which soul legend wrote the hit "I'll Take You There" for the Staple Singers?
    • A. 

      Al Green

    • B. 

      Al Bell

    • C. 

      Al Cleveland

    • D. 

      Marvin Gaye

  • 14. 
    Which 1970's soul icon wrote The Staple Singers' smash "Let's Do It Again"?
    • A. 

      Isaac Hayes

    • B. 

      Curtis Mayfield

    • C. 

      Bobby Womack

    • D. 

      Stevie Wonder

  • 15. 
    The Staple Singers had a 1985 Top 25 hit on the R&B charts with a cover of what Talking Heads song?
    • A. 

      Heaven

    • B. 

      Thank You For Sending Me An Angel

    • C. 

      Slippery People

    • D. 

      Psycho Killer

  • 16. 
    The Staple Singers debuted in 1959 with which album?
    • A. 

      Hammer And Nails

    • B. 

      Uncloudy Day

    • C. 

      Swing Low

    • D. 

      Gamblin' Man

  • 17. 
    What was the first Staple Singers album to hit the top 200 on the Billboard charts?
    • A. 

      Be Altitude: Respect Yourself

    • B. 

      We'll Get Over It

    • C. 

      Landlord

    • D. 

      The Staple Swingers

  • 18. 
    Which album by The Staple Singers includes two songs that hit the Top 15 on the Billboard charts?
    • A. 

      Be Altitude: Respect Yourself

    • B. 

      I'll Take You There

    • C. 

      Pass It On

    • D. 

      The Staple Swingers

  • 19. 
    The Staple Singers collaborated with The Band on what song for the film "The Last Waltz"?
    • A. 

      Stage Fright

    • B. 

      Up On Cripple Creek

    • C. 

      The Weight

    • D. 

      Down South In New Orleans

  • 20. 
    What was the B-side to The Staple Singers' massive hit "I'll Take You There"?
    • A. 

      My Main Man

    • B. 

      Love Comes In All Colors

    • C. 

      I'm Just Another Soldier

    • D. 

      You're Gonna Make Me Cry

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