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'80s Music Quiz (Archived March 30th 2003)

1: Who sang "When Doves Cry" ?
    Eddy Grant
    Prince
    Michael Jackson
    Lionel Richie
2: Richie Sambora and Tico Torres were members of which '80s rock band?
    Aerosmith
    R.E.M
    Queen
    Bon Jovi
3: Who recorded "Walk Like An Egyptian" ?
    Go-Go's
    The Bangles
    Swing Out Sister
    Bananarama
4: Which hard rock band released an album titled "Back in Black" ?
    AC/DC
    Whitesnake
    Guns n' Roses
    Twisted Sister
5: Who sang "Smooth Operator" in 1984 ?
    Belinda Carlisle
    Sheila E.
    Laura Branigan
    Sade
6: Name the artist associated with the lyrics : "Mama's dancing with baby on her shoulder
    ...the sun is setting like molasses in the sky"
    Laura Branigan
    Alannah Myles
    Pat Benatar
    Debbie Gibson
7: Which movie features the Huey Lewis & the News hit "The Power of Love" on its soundtrack?
    Top Gun
    Ghostbusters
    Back to the Future
    The Breakfast Club
8: In which decade was Prince born?
    1940s
    1950s
    1960s
    1970s
9: How many people made up the '80s group Tears for Fears ?
    2
    3
    4
    5
10: Name the group (other than Van Halen) who released an album titled "1984" in the 1980s
    The Police
    Devo
    Genesis
    Eurythmics
11: Which band took their name from one of the sounds their synthesizer produced according
    to the instruction manual?
    Pseudo Echo
    Oingo Boingo
    Bow Wow Wow
    Depeche Mode
12: Whose real name is Yvette Stevens?
    Annie Lennox
    Chaka Khan
    Tina Turner
    Paula Abdul
13: Which '80s hit song was about the love between a teacher and pupil ?
    Depeche Mode - "Blasphemous Rumors"
    The Police - "Don't stand so close to me"
    Asia - "Heat of the Moment"
    REO Speedwagon - "Can't fight this feeling"
14: Which Blondie song was performed originally by a Jamaican band ,The Paragons ?
    Rapture
    Heart of Glass
    The Tide is High
    Call Me
15: The image shown below is from which music video by The Cars, which also won "Best
    Music Video of the Year" in MTV's first ever music awards?

    Drive
    Shake it Up
    Magic
    You Might Think
 
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