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'80s Music Quiz (Archived April 6th 2003)

1: Who reached #1 in the US and #2 in the UK in 1985 with the assistance of a brilliant
    promotional video to "Take on Me" ?
    a-ha
    Big Country
    Toto
    Pet Shop Boys
2: Which band was "Livin' on a Prayer" in 1987?
    Def Leppard
    Warrant
    Bon Jovi
    Motley Crue
3: Complete the following '80s group name : "Dexy's Midnight _______"
    Swimmers
    Walkers
    Runners
    Jumpers
4: What does the band name OMD stand for?
    Online Medical Dictionary
    Operations Maintenance Division
    Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
    One More Drink
5: Which OMD hit single was featured in the movie "Pretty in Pink" ?
    "Tesla Girls"
    "If You Leave"
    "Forever Live and Die"
    "Enola Gay"
6: Kenny Loggins' "Danger Zone" was the theme song to which classic movie of the '80s?
    Terminator
    Platoon
    The Lost Boys
    Top Gun
7: Who sang "Billie Jean" ?
    Lionel Richie
    Quincy Jones
    Michael Jackson
    Prince
8: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "There's a room where the light won't find
    you, holding hands while the walls come tumbling down"
    Tears for Fears
    Thompson Twins
    Human League
    Pet Shop Boys
9: Name the group associated with the lyrics "But somewhere sometime - When you're
    curious - I'll be back around"
    Queen
    B-52's
    The Cars
    Genesis
10: Whose real name is Annie Mae Bullock ?
    Tina Turner
    Annie Lennox
    Tiffany
    Chaka Khan
11: Name the band associated with the lyrics : "...Can't you see me standing here, I've got
    my back against the record machine"
    Whitesnake
    Guns n' Roses
    Poison
    Van Halen
12: Debbie Harry, lead singer of Blondie, was born in which decade?
    1940s
    1950s
    1960s
    1970s
13: Name the group shown below :

    Depeche Mode
    A Flock of Seagulls
    Modern English
    Pseudo Echo
14: Which Madonna music video is the image below taken from?

    Papa Don't Preach
    Like a Virgin
    Borderline
    Lucky Star
15: The image below is taken from the cover of which '80s album?

    Cyndi Lauper - "True Colors"
    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - "Southern Accents"
    Van Halen - "1984"
    The Police - "Synchronicity"
 
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