Register New Player
Welcome to our world of fun trivia quizzes and quiz games:
1968 - Just Dropped In
Music from 1968
"Your "Fun Trivia Song" station, KFTS, is pleased to feature fifteen more of the biggest hits from 1968. Thanks for tuning in to our commercial free station. Let's play!"
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
"Someone left the cake out in the rain
I don't think that I can take it
'Cause it took so long to bake it
And I'll never have that recipe again"
From what #2 hit in 1968 did these lyrics come from?
Hey, Good Lookin', Whatcha Got Cookin'
Time Has Come Today
Rainy Days And Mondays
"I know a man ain't supposed to cry but these tears I can't hold inside
Losin' you would end my life you see 'cause you mean that much to me
You could have told me yourself that you love someone else"
The title is?
I Think I'm Going Out Of My Head
People Got To Be Free
I Heard It Through The Grapevine
"Left my home in Georgia headed for the Frisco Bay
I had nothin' to live for, looks like nothin's gonna come my way"
Ultimately prophetic lines from which song?
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
San Franciscan Nights
Midnight Train From Georgia
"Coo, coo, ca-choo, _________
Jesus loves you more than you will know
God bless you please, __________
Heaven holds a place for those who pray"
Who was the title character of this Simon and Garfunkel song?
"L.A. is a great big freeway, put a hundred down and buy a car
In a week, maybe two, they'll make you a star
Weeks turn into years, how quick they pass
And all the stars that never were are parking cars and pumping gas"
The title of this Bacharach/David composition?
L.A. State Of Mind
Message To Michael
Do You Know The Way To San Jose
"Have you got cheating on your mind, on your mind
A woman wears a certain look when she is on the move
And a man can always tell what's on her mind
I hate to have to say it but that look's all over you"
What was the title of this #4 hit for The Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett?
You've Got The Look
"And it don't rain in Indianapolis in the summertime
And there's no such thing as Doctor Seuss
Or Disneyland, and Mother Goose, no nursery rhyme"
This song was a charting single for three different recording acts in 1968. What was it's title?
In The Summertime
It's A Wide, Wide World
Little Green Apples
Kenny Rogers first hit the charts in 1968 fronting a group known as The First Edition. Their song had rather bizarre lyrics. I'll present a few of the lines and you guess at it's title.
"I woke up this mornin' with the sundown shinin' in
I found my mind in a brown paper bag within
I tripped on a cloud and fell eight miles high
I tore my mind on a jagged sky"
Eight Miles High
Just Dropped In
Beyond The Clouds
"She holds her head so high
Like a statue in the sky
Her arms are wicked and her legs are long
When she moves, my brain screams out this song"
Can you identify this #1 hit?
Hello I Love You
Let's Spend The Night Together
"I started my life in an old, cold run down tenement slum
My father left, he never even married mom
I shared the guilt my mama knew
So afraid that others knew I had no name"
Another #1 hit. The title?
Run Away Child, Running Wild
In The Ghetto
Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
Sergio Mendes and Brazil '66 had a #4 hit in 1968 with a song that was featured in the James Bond spoof "Casino Royale". A slice of the lyric follows:
"I can hardly wait to hold you, feel my arms around you
How long I have waited
Waited just to love you, now that I have found you
Don't ever go
Don't ever go"
So, what's the song's title?
Never Gonna Let You Go
The Fool On The Hill
The Look Of Love
Don't Ever Go (A Bad Choice)
"In the cool of the evening when everything is gettin' kind of groovy
I call you up and ask you if you want to go and meet and see a movie
First you say no, you've got some plans for the night
And then you stop, and say, 'all right'"
A classic song by the Classics IV. What was it?
"Watch the jingle jangle start to chime
Reflections of the music that is mine
When you drop a coin you'll hear it sing
Now listen while I play"
What instrument does the singer play?
"The preacher talked to me and he smiled
Said, 'Come and walk with me, come and walk one more mile
Now for once in your life you're alone
But you ain't got a dime, there's no time for the phone'"
A #8 hit in the U.S. and a #1 hit in the U.K. It's title?
Son Of A Preacher Man
I've Gotta Get A Message To You
If I Didn't Have A Dime
Although this is ostensibly a quiz based on lyrics, some songs without lyrics must be honored. This is one of them. A #1 hit in the U.S. for five weeks and in Australia for six weeks, this instrumental was recorded by a French Parisian. Its title?
Poor People Of Paris
Grazing In The Grass
Love Is Blue
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Copyright, FunTrivia.com. All Rights Reserved.
Legal / Conditions of Use
Compiled May 18 13