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'80s Music Quiz (Archived October 26th 2002)

1: Who was the lead singer of Blondie?
    Madonna
    Debbie Harry
    Laura Branigan
    Berlin
2: Complete the following song title from the '80s : "West End ______"
    Girls
    Boys
    Guys
    Chaps
3: Name the early '80s band who released the hit "Tainted Love"
    INXS
    Van Halen
    Soft Cell
    AC/DC
4: Name the late '80s rock band whose hits include "Pour Some Sugar On Me" and
    "Love Bites"
    Poison
    Def Leppard
    Power Station
    Guns n' Roses
5: Which rock band had hits "Jump" and "Panama" ?
    Bon Jovi
    Van Halen
    Poison
    Europe
6: Which of the following Duran Duran songs was the theme song to a 1985 James
    Bond film?
    Save a Prayer
    A View to a Kill
    Girls on Film
    Hungry like the Wolf
7: Name the early '80s band associated with the lyrics "Too shyshy, hush hush eye to eye"
    Arcadia
    Power Station
    Kajagoogoo
    Pet Shop Boys
8: Which group had never been photographed without their distinctive stage makeup
    until 1983?
    Poison
    KISS
    Bon Jovi
    Culture Club
9: The lead singer of which of the following bands sang the theme song to the 1984
    movie "The Neverending Story" ?
    Kajagoogoo
    New Order
    Erasure
    Psychedelic Furs
10: What was Cyndi Lauper's first U.S #1 hit?
    Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
    She Bop
    Time after Time
    True Colors
11: Which band released an album titled "Southern Accents" in 1985?
    B-52's
    ZZ Top
    Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    Alan Parsons Project
12: Name the early '80s synth pop band whose hits include "Vienna" and "Dancing with
    tears in my eyes"
    The Cure
    Ultravox
    Visage
    Real Life
13: Name the band associated with the lyrics "...I'm not expecting to grow flowers in
    the desert, But I can live and breathe and see the sun in wintertime"
    Go West
    Big Country
    Level 42
    Mr. Mister
14: Which group holds the distinction of being the only known rock band whose lead
    singer ran for a seat on the Australian Senate?
    INXS
    Midnight Oil
    Men at Work
    Air Supply
15: Can you name the obscure early '80s new wave band shown below?

    Missing Persons
    Classix Nouveaux
    Pseudo Echo
    Kraftwerk
 
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