'80s Music Quiz (Archived November 16th 2003)

1: In Questions 1 to 5, name the artist or band associated with the given song title :
    Tears for Fears
2: "Fight For Your Right (To Party)"
    Beastie Boys
    Guns n' Roses
3: "Papa Don't Preach"
    Kim Wilde
    Pat Benatar
    Cyndi Lauper
4: "Panama"
    Van Halen
5: "Rock the Casbah"
    Cutting Crew
    Mr. Mister
    Midnight Oil
    The Clash
6: Which two bands hailed from Athens, Georgia?
    The Cars & Devo
    B-52's & R.E.M.
    Journey & The Go-Go's
    The Bangles & Air Supply
7: Gwen Stefani's No Doubt have a released a fairly decent cover of "It's My Life", but
    who performed it originally in 1984?
    Gary Numan
    Thompson Twins
    Naked Eyes
    Talk Talk
8: "Kick em' when they're up, Kick em' when they're down" - Who is the artist associated
    with these lyrics?
    Peter Gabriel
    Glenn Frey
    Don Henley
    Michael Sembello
9: Which 'hair metal' band were signed to Mercury Records after Jon Bon Jovi saw them
    Faster Pussycat
    L.A. Guns
10: What song knocked Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" from its number one spot on the
    US charts in the summer of 1983?
    Kim Carnes - "Bette Davis Eyes"
    Dexy's Midnight Runners - "Come On Eileen"
    Men at Work - "Down Under"
    Dire Straits - "Money for Nothing"
11: Which of the following songs expresses impending nuclear holocaust?
    Alphaville - "Forever Young"
    A Flock of Seagulls - "I Ran (So Far Away)"
    The Police - "Message in a Bottle"
    Def Leppard - "Hysteria"
12: Which Tom Petty video is shown below?

    Free Fallin'
    Don't Do Me Like That
    Don't Come Around Here No More
    Jammin' Me
13: Name the '80s Videos associated with each image in Questions 13 to 15:

    Toni Basil - "Mickey"
    Cyndi Lauper - "She Bop"
    Stacey Q - "Two of Hearts"
    Bananarama - "Venus"

    Night Ranger - "Sister Christian"
    Journey - "Faithfully"
    Asia - "Heat of the Moment"
    Power Station - "Some Like It Hot"

    Ultravox - "Vienna"
    Visage - "Fade to Grey"
    Modern English - "I Melt With You"
    When in Rome - "The Promise"
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