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Pop Quiz Questions

  1. In the film Muriel's Wedding, Muriel was obsessed with the music of which pop group?
  2. The Halcyon Days Tour is the second tour by which English pop singer and songwriter?




  3. Adam Richard Wiles' debut studio album I Created Disco was released in June 2007 - how is he known professionally?
  4. The most expensive paparazzi photo ever sold was of which bald pop star?
  5. 'Gangnam Style' refers to a lifestyle associated with the Gangnam District of which capital city?
  6. What was the name of Amy Winehouse debut album released in 2003?
  7. Which guitarist composed 'Stairway to Heaven' with vocalist Robert Plant?
  8. 'Reggatta de Blanc' is a 1979 musical composition by which band?
  9. Who has had number-one singles with 'R.I.P.' and 'How We Do (Party)'?
  10. Name Britney Spears debut single?
  11. Who released the albums 'Around the World in a Day' in 1985 and 'Parade' in 1986?
  12. How is artist Robyn Fenty better known?
  13. Peter Hernandez is professionally known by his stage name?
  14. What is the real last name of will.i.am?

Answers:

  1. ABBA
  2. Ellie Goulding
  3. Calvin Harris



  4. Britney Spears
  5. Seoul, South Korea
  6. Frank
  7. Jimmy Page
  8. The Police
  9. Rita Ora
  10. Baby One More Time
  11. Prince
  12. Rihanna (it's her middle name)
  13. Bruno Mars
  14. Adams

Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in the mid-1950s U.K. and U.S.A. The term pop music is simply a shortened version of popular music and the terms are interchangeable.


Pop Quiz Questions

  1. In which British city did ABBA win the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest?
  2. Which band has Kelly Jones on lead vocals?
  3. Whose 1977 Rumours album is one of the best selling in the UK of all time?
  4. Life for Rent is the second studio album by the British pop singer-songwriter?
  5. Which rock band from Battle, East Sussex, were formed in 1995?
  6. Which 1977 Radiohead album propelled them to international fame?
  7. Which band achieved worldwide fame with the release of the single 'Yellow' in 2000?
  8. Who was the highest-paid performer at the Woodstock Festival in 1969?
  9. 'Nights in White Satin' is a 1967 single by which rock band?
  10. Which television quiz show did Olly Murs appear appeared on before finding success on The X Factor?
  11. Which English synthpop duo consist of Andy Bell and Vince Clarke?
  12. The title of which song by Destiny's Child was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2004?
  13. Which record label was founded by Simon Cowell?
  14. Whose A Bigger Bang worldwide concert tour took place between 2005 and 2007?

Answers:

  1. Brighton
  2. The Stereophonics
  3. Fleetwood Mac
  4. Dido



  5. Keane
  6. OK Computer
  7. Coldplay
  8. Jimi Hendrix
  9. The Moody Blues
  10. Deal Or No Deal
  11. Erasure
  12. Bootylicious
  13. Syco Music or Syco Records
  14. The Rolling Stones

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