Which Recent Music Singer Are You?

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  • 1. 

    TV on the radio filmed a video love story between what creatures for "Wolf Like Me"?

    • A.

      Wolves

    • B.

      Wax Figures

    • C.

      Aliens

    • D.

      Werewolves

    Correct Answer
    D. Werewolves
    Explanation
    The correct answer is werewolves because the question asks about the creatures featured in the music video for "Wolf Like Me" by TV on the Radio. Werewolves are mythical creatures that are part human and part wolf, and they are often associated with love stories and transformation.

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  • 2. 

    The Gorillaz' single "Feel Good Inc." featured members of which rap act?

    • A.

      Run-D.M.C.

    • B.

      De La Soul

    • C.

      Wu-Tang Clan

    • D.

      Public Enemy

    Correct Answer
    B. De La Soul
    Explanation
    In the Gorillaz' single "Feel Good Inc.", the rap act that featured was De La Soul. De La Soul is a hip hop group known for their unique style and lyrical prowess. They collaborated with the Gorillaz to bring their distinct rap verses to the song, adding an extra layer of energy and creativity to the track. This collaboration between the Gorillaz and De La Soul resulted in a successful and memorable single that showcased the talents of both acts.

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  • 3. 

    Which artist's "Hung Up" featured a hook taken from Abba's "Gimme Gimme Gimme"?

    • A.

      Madonna

    • B.

      Prince

    • C.

      Justin Timberlake

    • D.

      Usher

    Correct Answer
    A. Madonna
    Explanation
    Madonna's "Hung Up" featured a hook taken from Abba's "Gimme Gimme Gimme". This means that Madonna sampled a portion of Abba's song and incorporated it into her own track. Sampling is a common practice in music, where artists use portions of existing songs to create new compositions. In this case, Madonna used Abba's "Gimme Gimme Gimme" as the basis for her hit song "Hung Up".

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  • 4. 

    Which British girl group had the single "Pull Shapes"?

    • A.

      Sugababes

    • B.

      The Arctic Monkeys

    • C.

      The Pipettes

    • D.

      The Rumble Strips

    Correct Answer
    C. The Pipettes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Pipettes. The Pipettes were a British girl group known for their single "Pull Shapes". They gained popularity in the mid-2000s with their retro-inspired sound and catchy pop tunes. Their music often featured harmonies and a vintage aesthetic, which set them apart from other girl groups at the time. "Pull Shapes" was one of their most well-known songs and helped solidify their place in the music industry.

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  • 5. 

    Which UK "X Factor" winner had a hit with "That's My Goal"?

    • A.

      Leon Jackson

    • B.

      Leona Lewis

    • C.

      Shayne Ward

    • D.

      Steve Brookstein

    Correct Answer
    C. Shayne Ward
    Explanation
    Shayne Ward is the correct answer because he is a UK "X Factor" winner who had a hit with the song "That's My Goal." Leona Lewis is also a UK "X Factor" winner, but her hit song was "Bleeding Love," not "That's My Goal." Leon Jackson and Steve Brookstein are also UK "X Factor" winners, but they did not have a hit with the song "That's My Goal."

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  • 6. 

    Which former "Pop Idol" contestant had a 2005 hit with "Keep On"?

    • A.

      Gareth Gates

    • B.

      Michelle Mcmanus

    • C.

      Will Young

    • D.

      Mark Rhodes

    Correct Answer
    C. Will Young
    Explanation
    Will Young is the correct answer because he was a former "Pop Idol" contestant who had a hit with the song "Keep On" in 2005. Gareth Gates, Michelle Mcmanus, and Mark Rhodes were also former "Pop Idol" contestants, but they did not have a hit with that song in that year.

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  • 7. 

    Albion was a hit for what group, fronted by ex-Libertine Pete Doherty?

    • A.

      Maps

    • B.

      The Horrors

    • C.

      Babyshambles

    • D.

      Tv On The Radio

    Correct Answer
    C. Babyshambles
    Explanation
    Babyshambles was a hit for the group fronted by ex-Libertine Pete Doherty.

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  • 8. 

    What phrase completes the title to the Arctic Monkeys hit "I Bet You Look Good On"?

    • A.

      Those Shoes

    • B.

      The Dancefloor

    • C.

      My Mind

    • D.

      My Arm

    Correct Answer
    B. The Dancefloor
    Explanation
    The phrase that completes the title to the Arctic Monkeys hit "I Bet You Look Good On" is "The Dancefloor." This suggests that the song is about someone who looks good while dancing.

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  • 9. 

    A remix of which OneRepublic single was featured on Timbaland's "Shock Value" CD?

    • A.

      Switch On

    • B.

      Apologize

    • C.

      Stop And Stare

    • D.

      Say (All I Need)

    Correct Answer
    B. Apologize
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Apologize". This is because "Apologize" is a OneRepublic single that was remixed and featured on Timbaland's "Shock Value" CD.

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  • 10. 

    Destiny's Child's single "Bootylicious" includes a sample from which Stevie Nicks hit?

    • A.

      If Anyone Falls

    • B.

      Edge Of Seventeen

    • C.

      Leather And Lace

    • D.

      Rhiannon

    Correct Answer
    B. Edge Of Seventeen
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Edge Of Seventeen." "Bootylicious" by Destiny's Child includes a sample from Stevie Nicks' hit song "Edge Of Seventeen." The sample is taken from the distinctive guitar riff that is repeated throughout the song. Stevie Nicks' "Edge Of Seventeen" was released in 1981 and became one of her signature songs. The sample adds a catchy and recognizable element to "Bootylicious," blending elements of R&B and rock music.

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  • 11. 

    I'm Like A Bird was a hit for which singer?

    • A.

      Nelly Furtado

    • B.

      Celine Dion

    • C.

      Jewel

    • D.

      Dido

    Correct Answer
    A. Nelly Furtado
    Explanation
    "I'm Like A Bird" was a hit song released in 2000 by Canadian singer Nelly Furtado. The song became a commercial success, reaching the top ten in several countries and winning the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. Nelly Furtado's unique voice and catchy pop sound contributed to the popularity of the song, making her the correct answer to this question.

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  • 12. 

    Let Me Blow Ya Mind was a collaboration of what rapper and what ex-No Doubt front woman?

    • A.

      Missy Elliot And Gwen Stefani

    • B.

      Lil Kim And Gwen Stefani

    • C.

      Foxy Brown And Gwen Stefani

    • D.

      Eve And Gwen Stefani

    Correct Answer
    D. Eve And Gwen Stefani
    Explanation
    "Let Me Blow Ya Mind" was a collaboration between rapper Eve and ex-No Doubt front woman Gwen Stefani.

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  • 13. 

    Nelly's hit "Hot In Here" was produced by what popular production team?

    • A.

      Dust Brothers

    • B.

      The Neptunes

    • C.

      The Matrix

    • D.

      Soul Central

    Correct Answer
    B. The Neptunes
    Explanation
    "The Neptunes" is the correct answer because they are a popular production team known for their work in the music industry. They have produced numerous hit songs for various artists, including Nelly's "Hot In Here". Their unique production style and innovative sound have made them highly sought after in the music industry.

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  • 14. 

    The all-American Rejects' "Dirty Little Secret" featured items that had been sent to what website?

    • A.

      Postsecret

    • B.

      Ebay

    • C.

      Craigslist

    • D.

      Livejournal

    Correct Answer
    A. Postsecret
    Explanation
    The all-American Rejects' "Dirty Little Secret" featured items that had been sent to the website Postsecret. Postsecret is a platform where people anonymously share their secrets by sending in postcards. In the context of the song, it suggests that the secrets being shared on the website are scandalous or controversial.

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  • 15. 

    Mary J. Blige wrote "No More Drama" to deal with her pain after what event?

    • A.

      September 11th

    • B.

      Her Mother's Death

    • C.

      The End Of Her Marriage

    • D.

      Her 45th Birthday

    Correct Answer
    A. September 11th
    Explanation
    Mary J. Blige wrote "No More Drama" to deal with her pain after the September 11th event. The song was released in 2001, shortly after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City. Blige used her music as a way to express her emotions and cope with the tragedy that had occurred. "No More Drama" became an anthem of resilience and empowerment, reflecting the collective desire to move forward and find healing after the devastating event.

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  • 16. 

    What Dixie Chicks song was a cover a Fleetwood Mac song?

    • A.

      Big Love

    • B.

      Magic Man

    • C.

      Landslide

    • D.

      Gold Dust Woman

    Correct Answer
    C. Landslide
    Explanation
    "Landslide" is the correct answer because it is a Dixie Chicks song that is a cover of a Fleetwood Mac song. The Dixie Chicks released their version of "Landslide" in 2002 as a single from their album "Home." The original version of "Landslide" was written and performed by Fleetwood Mac and was released in 1975 as a part of their self-titled album. The Dixie Chicks' cover of "Landslide" became a popular hit and helped introduce the song to a new generation of listeners.

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  • 17. 

    Which "American Idol" winner had a hit with "Jesus, take the wheel"?

    • A.

      Carrie Underwood

    • B.

      Kelly Clarkson

    • C.

      Fantasia Barrino

    • D.

      Chris Daughtry

    Correct Answer
    A. Carrie Underwood
    Explanation
    Carrie Underwood is the correct answer because she is an American Idol winner who had a hit with the song "Jesus, take the wheel." This song was a major success for her and helped launch her career in the country music industry. Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia Barrino, and Chris Daughtry were also American Idol winners, but they did not have a hit with this particular song.

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  • 18. 

    Whose singer said their hit "Wish You Were Here" was about "The Beauty Of A Moment In Paradise"?

    • A.

      Yellowcard

    • B.

      Modest Mouse

    • C.

      Incubus

    • D.

      Franz Ferdinand

    Correct Answer
    C. Incubus
    Explanation
    Incubus is the correct answer because their singer stated that their hit song "Wish You Were Here" was about "The Beauty Of A Moment In Paradise". This suggests that the song is inspired by a peaceful and idyllic experience, emphasizing the desire for someone to be present in that moment.

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  • 19. 

    What vocal trio was part of h "Two" O's Hit "What's It Gonna Be"?

    • A.

      Boogie Pimps

    • B.

      Arctic Monkeys

    • C.

      Kubichek!

    • D.

      Platinum

    Correct Answer
    D. Platinum
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Platinum. Platinum was the vocal trio that was part of the hit "What's It Gonna Be" by h "Two" O.

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  • 20. 

    What year became the title for James Blunt's song about an Ibiza nightclub called Pacha?

    • A.

      1973

    • B.

      1999

    • C.

      1984

    • D.

      2001

    Correct Answer
    A. 1973
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1973. This suggests that the title of James Blunt's song about the Ibiza nightclub called Pacha is "1973". The song might be a nostalgic tribute to the nightclub, possibly referencing a significant event or experience that occurred in that year.

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  • 21. 

    What recreational sport influenced Lupe Fiasco's first single "Kick, Push"?

    • A.

      Sky Diving

    • B.

      Kickboxing

    • C.

      Skateboarding

    • D.

      Snowboarding

    Correct Answer
    C. Skateboarding
    Explanation
    "Kick, Push" is a song by Lupe Fiasco that talks about the story of a young skateboarder. The lyrics of the song describe the joy and freedom of skateboarding and the struggles that come with it. Therefore, it can be inferred that skateboarding is the recreational sport that influenced Lupe Fiasco's first single "Kick, Push".

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  • 22. 

    In "Crazy In Love", Beyonce featured a horn sample from the Chi-Lites and whose rap?

    • A.

      50 Cent's

    • B.

      Jay-Z's

    • C.

      Ludacris'

    • D.

      Eminem's

    Correct Answer
    B. Jay-Z's
    Explanation
    In "Crazy In Love," Beyonce featured a horn sample from the Chi-Lites. The correct answer is Jay-Z's. Jay-Z is Beyonce's husband and a renowned rapper. He is known for his collaborations with Beyonce, and in this song, he contributed a rap verse. The inclusion of Jay-Z's rap adds an extra layer of dynamic and chemistry to the track, making it a memorable and successful collaboration between the power couple.

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  • 23. 

    Which two rappers collaborated with usher on "Yeah!"?

    • A.

      Snoop Dogg And Lil John

    • B.

      Ludacris And Lil John

    • C.

      Ludacris And Nelly

    • D.

      Chingy And Lil John

    Correct Answer
    B. Ludacris And Lil John
    Explanation
    Ludacris and Lil John collaborated with Usher on the song "Yeah!".

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  • 24. 

    Rapper Kanye West caused controversy by posing as which figure for a "Rolling Stone" cover?

    • A.

      Malcolm X

    • B.

      George W. Bush

    • C.

      George Washington

    • D.

      Jesus

    Correct Answer
    D. Jesus
    Explanation
    Kanye West caused controversy by posing as Jesus for a "Rolling Stone" cover. This choice was likely controversial because it involved a rapper, known for his provocative behavior, taking on the image of a religious figure. The act of portraying Jesus, a central figure in Christianity, can be seen as disrespectful or sacrilegious to some people, leading to the controversy surrounding this particular magazine cover.

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  • 25. 

    Get Busy artist Sean Paul performs what genre of music?

    • A.

      Hip Hop

    • B.

      Dancehall

    • C.

      House

    • D.

      Trip Hop

    Correct Answer
    B. Dancehall
    Explanation
    Sean Paul is known for his dancehall music style. Dancehall is a genre of Jamaican popular music that originated in the late 1970s. It is characterized by its heavy use of Jamaican Patois, catchy melodies, and energetic beats. Sean Paul's music often incorporates elements of dancehall, reggae, and hip hop, but his signature style is primarily dancehall. He has had numerous hits in this genre, including "Get Busy," "Temperature," and "Gimme the Light." His success and popularity have helped to popularize dancehall music on a global scale.

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  • 26. 

    What artist released the singles "Hot In Herre" and "Dilemma"?

    • A.

      Ti

    • B.

      Chingy

    • C.

      Nelly

    • D.

      Kelly Rowland

    Correct Answer
    C. Nelly
    Explanation
    Nelly is the correct answer because he is the artist who released the singles "Hot In Herre" and "Dilemma". Nelly is a rapper and singer from the United States who gained popularity in the early 2000s with these hit songs. "Hot In Herre" was a chart-topping party anthem, while "Dilemma" was a collaboration with Kelly Rowland and became one of the biggest hits of that year. Nelly's success with these singles helped solidify his place in the music industry and establish him as a prominent artist.

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  • 27. 

    Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya and Pink collaborated on a remake of what soul classic?

    • A.

      Boogie Wonderland

    • B.

      Lady Marmalade

    • C.

      Meeting In The Ladies' Room

    • D.

      We Are Family

    Correct Answer
    B. Lady Marmalade
    Explanation
    Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya, and Pink collaborated on a remake of the soul classic "Lady Marmalade." This song was originally performed by the girl group Labelle in 1974. The collaboration between these four artists was for the soundtrack of the movie "Moulin Rouge!" released in 2001. The remake became a huge success, topping the charts in several countries and winning a Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals.

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  • 28. 

    Which OneRepublic hit single from "Dreaming Out Loud" was about being stuck in a rut?

    • A.

      Apologize (Remix)

    • B.

      Say (All I Need)

    • C.

      Stop And Stare

    • D.

      Goodbye, Apathy

    Correct Answer
    C. Stop And Stare
    Explanation
    "Stop And Stare" is the correct answer because the song's lyrics talk about feeling stuck in a repetitive and unfulfilling routine. The protagonist reflects on their life and realizes that they need to make a change and break free from the monotony. The song's title itself suggests the idea of pausing and taking a moment to evaluate one's situation, further emphasizing the theme of being stuck in a rut.

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  • 29. 

    When Terror Squad inspired a 2005 dance, what step did it feature?

    • A.

      Cha Cha Cha

    • B.

      Lean Back

    • C.

      Side Step

    • D.

      Texas Two Step

    Correct Answer
    B. Lean Back
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lean Back." In 2005, Terror Squad released a popular song called "Lean Back," which inspired a dance move of the same name. The dance involves leaning back while moving your arms in a relaxed manner.

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  • 30. 

    Which R&B singer got a record deal after producer Lil John heard her track "Goodies"?

    • A.

      Brandy

    • B.

      Rihanna

    • C.

      Monica

    • D.

      Ciara

    Correct Answer
    D. Ciara
    Explanation
    Ciara is the correct answer because the question asks which R&B singer got a record deal after producer Lil John heard her track "Goodies." Ciara is an R&B singer who gained fame with her debut single "Goodies" in 2004, which was produced by Lil John. The success of the song led to Ciara securing a record deal and launching her music career.

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