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'80s Music Quiz (Archived November 1st 2002)

1: Which of the following is NOT a Michael Jackson song?
    "Thriller"
    "Beat it"
    "When Doves Cry"
    "Billie Jean"
2:Complete the following song title from the '80s:"Always something there to _____ ____"
    Surprise me
    Remind me
    Please me
    Tease me
3: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "I have climbed the highest mountains, I
    have run through the fields, only to be with you..."
    The Police
    The Cars
    U2
    Psychedelic Furs
4: Name the group associated with the lyrics : "Who can it be knocking at my door?...
    Go away, don't come 'round here no more"
    A-ha
    Men at Work
    R.E.M
    INXS
5: Which band sang the theme song to the 1987 movie "La Bamba" ?
    Club Nouveau
    Los Lobos
    Gloria Estefan & the Miami Sound Machine
    Milli Vanilli
6: Which '80s glam metal band made their debut on the Billboard Hot 100 with
    "Talk dirty to me", which peaked at #9 in May, 1987?
    Motley Crue
    Poison
    Ratt
    Warrant
7: Name the all-female band whose hits include "These Dreams" and "What about love"
    Go-go's
    Bananarama
    Heart
    The Bangles
8: What was the first single released from Bon Jovi's "Slippery When Wet", in 1986?
    "Living on a Prayer"
    "You Give Love a Bad Name"
    "Wanted : Dead or Alive"
    "Bad Medicine"
9: Which U2 music video from the 1980s features the band walking around the streets of
    Las Vegas?
    "Angel of Harlem"
    "Where the streets have no name"
    "New Years Day"
    "I still haven't found what I'm looking for"
10: Who hit #1 in 1988 with "Never Gonna Give You Up" ?
    Stevie Wonder
    Boy George
    Rick Astley
    Michael Jackson
11: What is Madonna's maiden name?
    Lourdes
    Bongiovi
    Santangelli
    Ciccone
12: Which is the only continent to be mentioned in the title of a #1 hit song from
    the 1980s?
    Africa
    Europe
    Asia
    Australia
13: Which song hit #1 in 21 countries, while also being a double Grammy winner for
    'Song of the Year' and 'Record of the Year' in 1981?
    Olivia Newton-John - "Physical"
    Kim Carnes - "Bette Davis Eyes"
    Blondie - "Rapture"
    Survivor - "Eye of the Tiger"
14: Which song did Vice President George Bush use as his campaign song during the
    1988 Presidential race against Michael Dukakis?
    "Don't Worry, Be Happy"
    "Born in the U.S.A"
    "Against All Odds"
    "Every Breath You Take"
15: Can you name the '80s pop duo shown below?

    Pet Shop Boys
    Hall & Oates
    Tears for Fears
    Erasure
 
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