Pop Trivia

Posted by: Urban Worrier

Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 02:14 PM

1. Who had a hit in 1990 with "Tom's Diner"?
2. Which singer played the part of Cleo Hewitt in the 1980s TV series "Fame"?
-3. The band Simple Minds got there name from which David Bowie hit?
-4. Which Dylan song was a big hit for The Byrds in 1965?
-5. In 1971-2 two members of which band were killed in motorcycle accidents in almost the same location in Macon, Georgia?
-6. Who backed Bob Dylan on The Basement Tapes?
-7. Dave Grohl left Nirvana in 1994 to form which band?
-8. Tke Vandellas provided vocal backing for who?
-9. The 2004 movie Beyond the Sea, starring Kevin Spacey, was about which singer?
-10. Which singer's first number 1 was "Fingertips - Part 2" in 1963?
-11. Beyoncé was the first lead singer with which girl-band?
-12. Whose 1984 best-selling album was "Purple Rain"?
Posted by: Cue

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 02:20 PM

12. The artist formerly known as Prince...I think.
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 02:21 PM

That was quick! grin12
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 02:41 PM

9.Bobby Darin santadance
Posted by: Rushes

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 02:51 PM

3. Jean Genie. "So simple-minded he can't drive his module." laugh
Posted by: manxman

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 03:52 PM

4. Mr. Tambourine Man wave12
Posted by: michele rose

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 04:09 PM

8. Marvin Gaye headscratch
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 04:16 PM

Haroula, manxman, Rushes - all good! grin12

michele - nice try, but I'm afraid not sad
Posted by: Marian

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 04:22 PM

8. Martha Reeves wave12
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 04:37 PM

That's the one, Marian! wave12
Posted by: niteowl07

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/18/12 06:23 PM

6 - the band
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/19/12 05:03 PM

It was, niteowl! smile12
Posted by: Jarkeld

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/19/12 05:33 PM

7. Foo Fighters
Posted by: GBC

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/19/12 06:36 PM

5. The Allman Brothers Band wave12
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/20/12 04:49 AM

Both good, folks! bravo12
Posted by: Redz

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/20/12 06:00 AM

11. Destiny's Child wave12
Posted by: Koala

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/20/12 08:56 PM

10. Stevie Wonder

cool
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/22/12 07:49 AM

Joan, Koala - apologies for overlooking these two. Both correct! wave12
Posted by: FrkBrok

Re: Pop Trivia - 12/22/12 08:09 AM

11. Destinys Child???

Ooops - sorry. Overlooked the two last entrys blush