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'80s Music Quiz (Archived January 1st 2004)

1: Complete the following song title from the '80s : "Billie ____"
    James
    Jean
    Joel
    Jackson
2: Which '80s pop duo had hits "West End Girls" and "It's a Sin" ?
    WHAM!
    Tears for Fears
    Pet Shop Boys
    Wang Chung
3: Identify the band & song title associated with the lyrics: "You promise me heaven then
    put me through hell"
    Prince - "When Doves Cry"
    Bon Jovi - "You Give Love A Bad Name"
    Skid Row - "18 and Life"
    Blondie - "Rapture"
4: Who had a #1 hit with "Foolish Beat" ?
    T'Pau
    Madonna
    Pat Benatar
    Debbie Gibson
5: Who had a #1 hit with "Eternal Flame" ?
    Go-Go's
    Scandal
    The Bangles
    Heart
6: Who had an album called "Sports" in 1983?
    The Cars
    Huey Lewis & the News
    Bon Jovi
    Culture Club
7: Which actor recorded the single "Respect Yourself" which reached #5 on the US Charts
    in 1987?
    Johnny Depp
    Don Johnson
    Bruce Willis
    Tom Cruise
8: Which band took their name from a Fire Engine manufactured in the 1920s?
    REO Speedwagon
    Aerosmith
    .38 Special
    B-52's
9: What song is about the events in Eastern Europe during the 1980s which eventually
    led to the fall of the Berlin Wall?
    Martika - "Toy Soldiers"
    Europe - "The Final Countdown"
    Phil Collins - "In The Air Tonight"
    Scorpions - "Wind of Change"
10: Who is the only band to hold two No. 1 album spots in the US and in the UK on the
    week of releasing both records?
    U2
    Duran Duran
    Guns n' Roses
    The Police
11: Which song reached No.1 on the US charts in 1989, six years after it was originally
    released?
    Bette Midler - "Wind Beneath My Wings"
    Bad English - "When I See You Smile"
    Sheriff - "When I'm With You"
    Boy Meets Girl - "Waiting For A Star To Fall"
12: The image shown below is from which Cyndi Lauper music video?

    Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
    Goonies 'R' Good Enough
    She Bop
    Time After Time
13: For Questions 13 to 15, identify the '80s Music Video from the images shown below:

    Billy Idol - "White Wedding"
    The Romantics - "Talking In Your Sleep"
    Mötley Crüe - "Dr. Feelgood"
    Oingo Boingo - "Weird Science"
14:

    Alphaville - "Big in Japan"
    Boys Don't Cry - "I Wanna Be A Cowboy"
    The Buggles - "Video Killed The Radio Star"
    Wall of Voodoo - "Mexican Radio"
15:

    Simple Minds - "Promised You A Miracle"
    Spandau Ballet - "True"
    When in Rome - "The Promise"
    Level 42 - "Something About You"
 
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