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'80s Music Quiz (Archived December 20th 2003)

1: In what year did MTV first hit the airwaves?
    1969
    1972
    1981
    1993
2: Complete the following song title from the 1980s : "When _____ Cry"
    Doves
    People
    Cats
    Boys
3: What one word below would complete all of the following to form song titles from the
    '80s? "Neutron _____" , "_____ Hall Days" , "Safety _____"
    Jump
    Street
    Dance
    Town
4: Which artist starred in the 1987 comedy "Who's That Girl?"
    Debbie Harry
    Cyndi Lauper
    Pat Benatar
    Madonna
5: Which of the following artists was a member of the band Genesis?
    David Bowie
    Phil Collins
    Sting
    Billy Idol
6: For Question 6 & 7, identify the artist and song title from the given lyrics : "Heading
    for the nineties, living in the eighties"
    Hooters - "And We Danced"
    Go West - "We Close Our Eyes"
    Escape Club - "Wild Wild West"
    Martika - "Toy Soldiers"
7: "For forty days and forty nights the law was on her side"
    Michael Jackson - "Billie Jean"
    Tommy Tutone - "Jenny (867-5309)"
    George Michael - "Faith"
    Phil Collins - "Sussudio"
8: All of the bands below consisted of TWO members except one. Name the odd group out:
    Eurythmics
    Pet Shop Boys
    Thompson Twins
    WHAM!
9: Who married singer Paula Abdul in April 1992?
    Ferris Bueller
    John Cusack
    Charlie Sheen
    Emilio Estevez
10: Which '80s artist was born in Cairo, Egypt?
    David Bowie
    Thomas Dolby
    Falco
    Simon Le Bon
11: For Questions 11 to 15, identify the '80s Music Video from the images provided below:

    Taco - "Puttin' on the Ritz"
    After the Fire - "Der Kommissar"
    Murray Head - "One Night In Bangkok"
    Mr. Mister - "Broken Wings"
12:

    Toto - "Africa"
    Duran Duran - "Hungry Like The Wolf"
    Men at Work - "Down Under"
    Dexy's Midnight Runners - "Come On Eileen"
13:

    Fine Young Cannibals - "She Drives Me Crazy"
    New Order - "True Faith"
    Simple Minds - "Alive and Kicking"
    Genesis - "Land of Confusion"
14:

    Night Ranger - "Sister Christian"
    Steve Miller Band - "Abracadabra"
    Asia - "Heat of the Moment"
    Power Station - "Some Like It Hot"
15:

    Mötley Crüe - "Girls, Girls, Girls"
    Poison - "Your Mama Don't Dance"
    Ratt - "Round and Round"
    Cinderella - "Nobody's Fool"
 
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