The Ultimate Elton John Trivia

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The Ultimate Elton John Trivia

A non-complicated quiz based on Elton John.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What year did Elton John have the hit single "Philadelphia Freedom" on MCA?
    • A. 

      1985

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1987

  • 2. 
    What year did Elton John have the hit single "Mama Can't Buy You Love" on MCA?
    • A. 

      1979

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1993

    • D. 

      1971

  • 3. 
    What year did Elton John have the hit single "Blue Eyes" on Geffen?
    • A. 

      1971

    • B. 

      1974

    • C. 

      1982

    • D. 

      1975

  • 4. 
    What year did Elton John have the hit single "Empty Garden" on Geffen?
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1962

    • C. 

      1976

    • D. 

      1982

  • 5. 
    What year did Elton John have the hit single "I'm Still Standing" on Geffen?
    • A. 

      1983

    • B. 

      1963

    • C. 

      1974

    • D. 

      1994

  • 6. 
    Who played a young Elton John in his video for "This Train Don't Stop Here Anymore"?
    • A. 

      Jimmy Fallon

    • B. 

      Simon Cowell

    • C. 

      Nick Carter

    • D. 

      Justin Timberlake

  • 7. 
    Which former boy band heartthrob played a young Elton John in the video for "This Train Don't Stop There Any More"?
    • A. 

      Nick Carter

    • B. 

      Justin Timberlake

    • C. 

      Lance Bass

    • D. 

      Howie Dorough

  • 8. 
    Who sang back up vocals in Elton John's song "The Bitch is Back"?
    • A. 

      Stevie Nicks

    • B. 

      Dusty Springfield

    • C. 

      Melissa Manchester

    • D. 

      Kiki Dee

  • 9. 
    Elton John studied music at which prestigious institution during his teenage years?
    • A. 

      Trinity College of Music

    • B. 

      Royal Academy of Music

    • C. 

      Juilliard School of Music

    • D. 

      Leeds College of Music

  • 10. 
    Elton John's father held what job that frequently kept him away from home during John's childhood?
    • A. 

      Photojournalist

    • B. 

      Officer in the Royal Air Force

    • C. 

      Dancer

    • D. 

      Insurance Salesman

  • 11. 
    At age 15, Elton John took what musical job?
    • A. 

      Hauling gear for a local rock band

    • B. 

      Deejaying a morning show

    • C. 

      Writing jingles for an ad agency

    • D. 

      Playing piano in a pub on weekends

  • 12. 
    Elton John's first serious band was called what?
    • A. 

      The Blues Brothers

    • B. 

      Bluesology

    • C. 

      Bluesarama

    • D. 

      The Blues Boys

  • 13. 
    Elton John's first full-length recorded album was called what?
    • A. 

      Weary Clouds

    • B. 

      Full Moon

    • C. 

      Empty Sky

    • D. 

      Silent Thunder

  • 14. 
    What song was Elton John's first top ten hit in the US?
    • A. 

      Goodbye, Norma Jean

    • B. 

      Honky Cat

    • C. 

      Levon

    • D. 

      Your Song

  • 15. 
    What was Elton John's first number one single in the US?
    • A. 

      Tiny Dancer

    • B. 

      Levon

    • C. 

      Honky Cat

    • D. 

      Crocodile Rock

  • 16. 
    Which Elton John album was autobiographical?
    • A. 

      Captain Fantastic

    • B. 

      Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

    • C. 

      Here and There

    • D. 

      Caribou

  • 17. 
    Which Beatle made Elton John the godfather of his son?
    • A. 

      Ringo Starr

    • B. 

      John Lennon

    • C. 

      George Harrison

    • D. 

      Paul McCartney

  • 18. 
    Elton John married which woman in 1984?
    • A. 

      Renate Blauel

    • B. 

      Kiki Dee

    • C. 

      Olivia Newton-John

    • D. 

      Margarethe Von Helm

  • 19. 
    What 1991 documentary chronicled the writing style of team Elton John and Bernie Taupin?
    • A. 

      Two Rooms

    • B. 

      Drawn Curtain

    • C. 

      Closed Door

    • D. 

      Round Table

  • 20. 
    Elton John performed with what hip-hop star at the 2001 Grammy Awards?
    • A. 

      Eminem

    • B. 

      Snoop Dogg

    • C. 

      DMX

    • D. 

      Dr. Dre

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