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'80s Music Quiz (Archived February 15th 2003)

1: Which artists hits include "Dancing in the Dark" and "Born in the U.S.A" ?
    Bruce Springsteen
    Bob Seger
    John "Cougar" Mellencamp
    Glenn Frey
2: Complete the following band name from the '80s : "Frankie goes to _________"
    Paris
    Hollywood
    London
    Heaven
3: Complete the following band name from the '80s : "Cheap _____"
    Car
    House
    Sensation
    Trick
4: Before going solo in 1981, who was the lead singer of the punk band "Generation X"?
    Bono
    Sting
    Billy Idol
    Jon Bon Jovi
5: Who released a cover of "The Locomotion" in the late '80s, reaching #3 in the US and
    #2 in the UK?
    Jody Watley
    Kylie Minogue
    Laura Branigan
    Josie Cotton
6: Name the artist associated with the lyrics : "Up in Memphis the music's like a
    heatwave, Jimmy Rogers on the Victr'la up high"
    Debbie Gibson
    Debbie Harry
    Alannah Myles
    Tiffany
7: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "We gotta install microwave ovens...
   custom kitchen deliveries..."
    Men without Hats
    Dexy's Midnight Runners
    The Hooters
    Dire Straits
8: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "And now you find yourself in '82, the
    disco hot spots hold no charm for you"
    Journey
    Asia
    Styx
    Rush
9: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "Our house, in the middle of our street"
    Madness
    Modern English
    Aztec Camera
    A Flock of Seagulls
10: Fabrice Morvan and Rob Pilatus formed which '80s pop duo?
    Pet Shop Boys
    Erasure
    Milli Vanilli
    Tears for Fears
11: What Australian band name is slang in that country for a mental asylum?
    AC/DC
    Pseudo Echo
    Men at Work
    Icehouse
12: Who played keyboards on Def Leppard's "Pyromania" album?
    Thomas Dolby
    Elton John
    Phil Collins
    Richard Marx
13: What '80s hair metal band was originally going to be called 'Christmas' ?
    Poison
    Ratt
    Motley Crue
    Whitesnake
14: What artist once described himself as "two warring halves, the good camille and the
    bad spooky electric" ?
    Ozzy Osbourne
    Axl Rose
    Prince
    David Bowie
15: Can you name the '80s pop group shown below?

    a-ha
    Big Country
    Spandau Ballet
    Ultravox
 
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