The Ultimate Quiz About Michael Mcdonald

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  • 1. 
    Who did Michael McDonald record the hit "Yah Mo B There" with?
    • A. 

      Michael Jackson

    • B. 

      James Ingram

    • C. 

      Patti LaBelle

    • D. 

      Aretha Franklin

  • 2. 
    While still in high school, what local band did Michael McDonald play in?
    • A. 

      Mike And The Majestics

    • B. 

      Lizard Heads

    • C. 

      The Majestic Majestys

    • D. 

      The Razors

  • 3. 
    What California city did Michael McDonald move to in 1970?
    • A. 

      San Francisco

    • B. 

      Los Angeles

    • C. 

      Los Palmas

    • D. 

      Sacramento

  • 4. 
    What was Michael McDonald's solo album debut?
    • A. 

      Take It To Heart

    • B. 

      If That's What It Takes

    • C. 

      Lonely Talk

    • D. 

      Motown

  • 5. 
    Who did Michael McDonald sing "On My Own" with?
    • A. 

      Joe Cocker

    • B. 

      Natalie Cole

    • C. 

      Dionne Warwick

    • D. 

      Patti LaBelle

  • 6. 
    What movie is Michael McDonald's "Sweet Freedom" featured in?
    • A. 

      48 Hours

    • B. 

      Running Scared

    • C. 

      Gandhi

    • D. 

      Taps

  • 7. 
    What small independent record label was Michael McDonald a co-founder of?
    • A. 

      Boat Records

    • B. 

      Ramp Records

    • C. 

      IRS

    • D. 

      Motown

  • 8. 
    What year did Michael McDonald and the Doobie Brothers split?
    • A. 

      1977

    • B. 

      1982

    • C. 

      1980

    • D. 

      1988

  • 9. 
    What hometown honor did Michael McDonald receive in 2003?
    • A. 

      School Named After Him

    • B. 

      Key To City Of New York

    • C. 

      Star On St. Louis Walk Of Fame

    • D. 

      Street Renamed In His Honor

  • 10. 
    What group did Michael McDonald rejoin on tour in 2006?
    • A. 

      Steely Dan

    • B. 

      The Kinks

    • C. 

      The Eagles

    • D. 

      The Platters

  • 11. 
    How many Grammy nominations did Michael McDonald receive for his album "Motown"?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      2

  • 12. 
    Who did Michael McDonald sing "I Keep Forgetting" with?
    • A. 

      Sister Maureen

    • B. 

      His Brother

    • C. 

      His Mom

    • D. 

      Aunt Judy

  • 13. 
    What Marvin Gaye hit does Michael McDonald open his 2003 "Motown" album with?
    • A. 

      Reflections

    • B. 

      What's Going On

    • C. 

      I Heard It Through The Grapevine

    • D. 

      Sexual Healing

  • 14. 
    "Kikwit Town" is featured on what 1997 Michael McDonald album?
    • A. 

      If That's What It Takes

    • B. 

      Blink Of An Eye

    • C. 

      Blue Obsession

    • D. 

      Sweet Freedom

  • 15. 
    What #1 single earned Michael McDonald the 1980 Grammy for Song of the Year?
    • A. 

      On My Own

    • B. 

      Yah Mo B There

    • C. 

      Sweet Freedom

    • D. 

      What A Fool Believes

  • 16. 
    What is Michael McDonald's singing voice classified as?
    • A. 

      Soprano

    • B. 

      Alto Soprano

    • C. 

      Baritone

    • D. 

      Bass

  • 17. 
    In "What a Fool Believes", what kind of fool does Michael McDonald sing about?
    • A. 

      Sentimental

    • B. 

      Poor

    • C. 

      Sleepy

    • D. 

      Old

  • 18. 
    In Michael McDonald's "Sweet Freedom", where will we "be dancin'"?
    • A. 

      In The Moonlight

    • B. 

      Downtown

    • C. 

      In The Dark

    • D. 

      In The Streets

  • 19. 
    What record company released Michael McDonald's album "If That's What It Takes"?
    • A. 

      IRS

    • B. 

      Motown

    • C. 

      Warner Brothers

    • D. 

      Arista

  • 20. 
    In what U.S. state was Michael McDonald born?
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Alaska

    • C. 

      Missouri

    • D. 

      Utah

  • 21. 
    What group did Michael McDonald sing backup for in the mid 1970's?
    • A. 

      The Allman Brothers

    • B. 

      Steely Dan

    • C. 

      The Temptations

    • D. 

      Black Sabbath

  • 22. 
    What award did Michael McDonald's "Yah Mo B There" win in 1985?
    • A. 

      Grammy For Country Song Of The Year

    • B. 

      Grammy For Best R&B-Duo

    • C. 

      Oscar Soundtrack Award

    • D. 

      Grammy For Song Of The Year

  • 23. 
    Who co-wrote "What a Fool Believes" with Michael McDonald?
    • A. 

      Elton John

    • B. 

      Kenny Loggins

    • C. 

      Pete Townshend

    • D. 

      Quincy Jones

  • 24. 
    In Michael McDonald's "Yah Mo B There", he sings "don't let your heart" what?
    • A. 

      Stop

    • B. 

      Stop Beating

    • C. 

      Break

    • D. 

      Grow Cold

  • 25. 
    What three words open Michael McDonald's "On My Own"?
    • A. 

      One More Time

    • B. 

      On My Own

    • C. 

      Alone By Myself

    • D. 

      So Many Times

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