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'80s Music Quiz (Archived March 23rd 2003)

1: Who married actor Sean Penn in 1985?
    Cyndi Lauper
    Madonna
    Toni Basil
    Laura Branigan
2: Complete the following song title from the '80s : "One Night in _______"
    Paris
    Berlin
    Baghdad
    Bangkok
3: Complete the following group name : "Tom Petty and the __________"
    Attractions
    Banshees
    Heartbreakers
    Waves
4: Which group had hits "Don't You (Forget about me)" and "Promised you a miracle" ?
    General Public
    Simple Minds
    Spandau Ballet
    OMD
5: Who had hits "The Reflex" and "Girls on Film" ?
    The Fixx
    Big Country
    Duran Duran
    U2
6: Which band released the 1982 hit single "Africa" ?
    Chicago
    Toto
    Tears for Fears
    Def Leppard
7: Falco's 1985 hit single "Rock Me Amadeus" was about which classical composer?
    Beethoven
    Bach
    Mozart
    Schubert
8: In which decade was Tina Turner born?
    1930s
    1940s
    1950s
    1960s
9: Who left the Go-Go's to launch a successful solo career?
    Pat Benatar
    Cyndi Lauper
    Belinda Carlisle
    Kim Carnes
10: What were the first names of all five "New Kids on the Block" ?
    David, Donnie, Jimmy, Joel, Jordan
    Danny, Donnie, Jason, Joey, Jonathan
    Danny, Donnie, Joey, Jonathan, Jordan
    Joey, Donnie, Mikey, David, Jordan
11: What is David Lee Roth's nickname?
    Diamond Dave
    Gator
    Skittles
    The Red Rocker
12: What 1982 hit features the lyrics "These people round here wear beaten down eyes,
    sunk in smoke dried faces...they're so resigned to what their fate is.." ?
    Nena - "99 Red Balloons"
    Big Country - "In a Big Country"
    U2 - "Sunday Bloody Sunday"
    Dexy's Midnight Runners - "Come on Eileen"
13: Who had an early '80s album called "Special Forces" ?
    Alice Cooper
    Metallica
    Ozzy Osbourne
    KISS
14: What was the original name of the pre-Police group to feature Sting, Andy Summer,
    and Stewart Copeland?
    Introversion
    4-1-6 South
    Strontium 90
    Voodoo Lovecats
15: Name the '80s band shown below :

    Cutting Crew
    Echo and the Bunnymen
    Mr. Mister
    Frankie Goes to Hollywood
 
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