The Spinners Musical Group Quiz

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  • 1. 

    Where did The Spinners make their debut?

    • A.

      Madison Square Garden

    • B.

      Apollo Theater

    • C.

      Pit Stop

    • D.

      Blues Shack

    Correct Answer
    B. Apollo Theater
    Explanation
    The Spinners made their debut at the Apollo Theater.

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  • 2. 

    What was The Spinners' first #1 single?

    • A.

      Truly Yours

    • B.

      I'll Be Around

    • C.

      Sweet Thing

    • D.

      I've Been Hurt

    Correct Answer
    B. I'll Be Around
    Explanation
    "I'll Be Around" was The Spinners' first #1 single. This song, released in 1972, became a huge hit for the group and helped solidify their success in the music industry. The catchy melody, smooth harmonies, and heartfelt lyrics resonated with audiences, propelling the song to the top of the charts. The Spinners' soulful vocals and tight instrumentation made "I'll Be Around" a timeless classic that still receives airplay and recognition today.

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  • 3. 

    What are The Spinners called in the U.K.?

    • A.

      The Dallas Spinners

    • B.

      The Chicago Spinners

    • C.

      The Detroit Spinners

    • D.

      The Georgia Spinners

    Correct Answer
    C. The Detroit Spinners
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Detroit Spinners. The Detroit Spinners were a soul vocal group from Detroit, Michigan, known for their smooth harmonies and hits such as "Could It Be I'm Falling in Love" and "The Rubberband Man." They gained popularity in the U.K. during the 1970s and were often referred to as "The Spinners" in the U.K. to avoid confusion with a British folk group of the same name.

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  • 4. 

    When The Spinners first formed, what were they called?

    • A.

      The Domingoes

    • B.

      The Flamingos

    • C.

      The Flaminoes

    • D.

      The Dominoes

    Correct Answer
    A. The Domingoes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Domingoes. The question is asking about the original name of the band The Spinners. The Domingoes is the correct answer because it accurately represents the name that the band initially went by before changing it to The Spinners.

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  • 5. 

    What was the name of The Spinners' first record label?

    • A.

      Motown

    • B.

      Atlantic

    • C.

      Tri-Phi

    • D.

      Mercury

    Correct Answer
    C. Tri-Phi
    Explanation
    Tri-Phi was the name of The Spinners' first record label. This label was founded by Harvey Fuqua and Gwen Gordy, and it was a subsidiary of Motown Records. The Spinners signed with Tri-Phi in the early 1960s and released several singles under this label before eventually moving to Motown. Tri-Phi played a significant role in launching The Spinners' career and establishing their sound, making it the correct answer to the question.

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  • 6. 

    Who replaced Philippe Wynn of The Spinners?

    • A.

      Jonathan Edwards

    • B.

      Oscar Edwards

    • C.

      Richard Edwards

    • D.

      Lawrence Edwards

    Correct Answer
    A. Jonathan Edwards
    Explanation
    Jonathan Edwards replaced Philippe Wynn of The Spinners.

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  • 7. 

    What was The Spinners' first charted single?

    • A.

      That's What Girls Are Made For

    • B.

      Sweet Thing

    • C.

      It's A Shame

    • D.

      What Did She Use?

    Correct Answer
    A. That's What Girls Are Made For
    Explanation
    The Spinners' first charted single was "That's What Girls Are Made For."

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  • 8. 

    What was the lowest-charted pre-2006 song by The Spinners?

    • A.

      I've Been Hurt

    • B.

      Sweet Thing

    • C.

      Truly Yours

    • D.

      In My Diary

    Correct Answer
    C. Truly Yours
    Explanation
    "Truly Yours" is the correct answer because it was the lowest-charted pre-2006 song by The Spinners. This means that out of all the songs released by The Spinners before 2006, "Truly Yours" had the lowest position on the charts.

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  • 9. 

    What song by The Spinners went to #1 in 1974?

    • A.

      Mighty Love (Part I)

    • B.

      I'm Coming Home

    • C.

      Then Came You

    • D.

      Sadie

    Correct Answer
    A. Mighty Love (Part I)
    Explanation
    In 1974, the song "Mighty Love (Part I)" by The Spinners reached the number one spot on the charts. This song became a hit for the group and was well-received by audiences.

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  • 10. 

    What album did The Spinners released in 1980?

    • A.

      Love Trippin'

    • B.

      Cross Fire

    • C.

      Labor Of Love

    • D.

      Grand Slam

    Correct Answer
    A. Love Trippin'
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Love Trippin'. This album was released by The Spinners in 1980.

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