Register New Player - Log In
Name the Artist Quizzes,
Trivia and Puzzles

Quizzes - Name the Artist


Fun Trivia : Quizzes : Music : Music Mixture : Name the Artist

dateNew helpRandom

Name the Singer or the Band: match the song to the artist

Quizzes about song titles with something in common are in the Song Titles sub-category (see link below).
Play Name the Artist Topic Mash! (experimental)
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
folder Choice of Two (7) folder Signature Songs (31)
category Song Titles with something in common
Editors: ralzzz, agony, ertrum, kyleisalive Quiz Search:
1 The Great Pretender
"The Great Pretender" is one of my favourite songs and I was surprised to find out just how many artists have released versions of it. This quiz is about ten of them.
Not Rated
10 Q
lonely-lady
Today!
0 plays
2 Are You Smarter than a Rock Star?
Actually not just rock stars -- these are popular musicians from different genres who are over-educated for their chosen profession.
Average
10 Q
PDAZ
Jan 09 09
4482 plays
3 So Young and So Peerless - Music Prodigies
A quiz on ten musicians, from various genres and time periods, who achieved success in childhood or adolescence.
Average
10 Q
guitargoddess
Jul 25 10
675 plays
4 Rock Legends-Do You Remember?
There are musical legends that will never be forgotten, the rock and roll icons, the inspiration for generations of artists. For this quiz I've concentrated on American artists.
Easy
10 Q
robbieh
Mar 09 08
8712 plays
5 Flick Your Bic! This Concert Rocks!
I've been to a lot of concerts in the U.S. (mostly rock) that have had some amazing special effects. I will describe what I saw, name a song or two, and you name the performer(s).
Average
15 Q
Vera2012
Sep 26 09
1578 plays
6 Dead Singers Society USA
Some singers are remembered, some are long forgotten but we will always have the music. Can you guess who these singers from the '50s and '60s are? US chart:Joel Whitburn's Billboard book of Top Pop Singles. UK chart:Guinness book of British Hit Singles.
Average
10 Q
shipyardbernie
Apr 13 12
657 plays
7 Billboard's All-Time Top songs 31-40
Billboard.com released their list of top 100 songs. Let's see if you can remember who sang 31-40 on the list. These are based off the chart's first 50 years - August 1958 through July 2008. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
sunrayz99
Oct 14 08
3579 plays
8 I Only Need One Name
Some past artists of rock and roll were recognizable by a single word name. Here are ten of them for your enjoyment. See how many you remember. The range is 1960s through 1980s. Good luck.
Average
10 Q
fredsixties
Jan 27 11
2307 plays
9 From "Superstar" To "Solo" Act
Be it dueling egos, artisic differences, or seeking new horizons. Every artist in this quiz sought one dream in the beginning. Some stayed solo, and others jumped on the lucrative reunion train, but they all achieved fame their own way. Enjoy.
Average
10 Q
dantecmdy
Feb 22 07
3441 plays
10 Artists with Number One Hits Solo and in a Group
This quiz celebrates performers who sang on number one hits on the United States Billboard Hot 100 both as a solo artist and in a group.
Average
15 Q
workisboring
Jan 26 14
960 plays
11 Dead Singers Society UK
Some singers are remembered, some are long forgotten but we will always have the music. Can you guess who these singers from the '50s and '60s are. UK chart:Guinness book of British Hit Singles. US chart:Joel Whitburn's Billboard book of Top Pop Singles.
Average
10 Q
shipyardbernie
Apr 09 12
414 plays
12 Pop Music - Who Are We?
Can you detect the pop artists (singer or group) from the clues; real names, song titles, etc? It's my first quiz. Hope you enjoy it!
Average
10 Q
Musicmonkeyman
Nov 14 03
7257 plays
13 Cold as Fire, Hot as Ice
This quiz is all about those song titles or common phrases in songs that are enigmatic, if not downright strange! Your task is to identify the pop diva responsible for the song from the clues provided. Have fun!
Easy
10 Q
MikeMaster99
Jan 19 13
597 plays
14 I Sang "Initially"
All these well known recording artists had at least one popular hit on the Billboard Charts during the 1960s and 1970s. They all used initials as part of their recording names. Can you name them?
Average
10 Q
fredsixties
Mar 03 13
579 plays
15 Name the Singer
Name the artists who popularized these hit singles from the 1950s through the 1980s.
Average
10 Q
nyirene330
Feb 12 09
3339 plays
16 Rock - Who Am I?
Well..long story short, I will pretend I am a band, or artist (rock related), and you tell me who I am! Oh...and watch out for song titles, for clues!
Average
10 Q
dixiechicklet
Mar 22 07
4809 plays
17 I Hate The Beatles
The Beatles may not be my favourite group, but they did write some great songs that were covered by other people. Here's a small selection. All chart placings are UK Singles Chart and Billboard Hot 100.
Average
10 Q
Christinap
Jul 19 12
579 plays
18 Did You Hear That?
Do you hear that? I'm giving you some sample lyrics of pop music released from 2000-2010, but I'm a little busy and don't have the time to tell you what artists they belong to! So, listen closely...
Average
10 Q
darthrevan89
Dec 04 10
456 plays
19 Band Tee Fun
Just a fun and (hopefully) pretty simple quiz that asks you to identify what band I'm describing, based on what concert t-shirts I have in my collection.
Average
10 Q
guitargoddess
Feb 06 08
963 plays
20 Acts Who Had a Solo Hit, a Hit Duet and a Hit Trio
This quiz is about musical artists who had solo hits, hit duets and where part of a hit trio.
Easy
15 Q
workisboring
Mar 28 13
729 plays
21 Who Sang These Songs? Rock and Metal!
It's runaway_drive's twentieth quiz and it is time for a twenty question quiz! So, I have decided to give you three songs. Your job is to name the band/singer who recorded the songs. I hope you enjoy the quiz and good luck!
Average
20 Q
runaway_drive
Apr 07 09
2811 plays
22 Classic Rock Concert Potpourri
I have been to many concerts for over 25 years. Your mission is to determine the artist by the songs and albums they have put out over the years. Good luck!
Easy
10 Q
Iceman61
Jul 28 09
1329 plays
23 Because I Could Not Stop For Breath
"Because I could not stop for breath" is what all of these singers might have said when caught in the moment singing some of their melodic songs. If I gave you some songs and albums, could you name their respective artists?
Average
10 Q
malik24
Jul 07 12
429 plays
24 Pop Muzik
"Pop Muzik" was a 1980 Billboard Number One song by an artist named M. What did the 'M' stand for? In this quiz, it stands for "Misspelled". Here is a quiz on ten songs with titles misspelled. The title is an author challenge from dabomb619.
Average
10 Q
Spaudrey
Jan 15 12
414 plays
25 The King Is Dead
Ace detective Itsmyego And'll Cryifiwanto has assembled his suspects. Your job is to identify them from their hit songs and then find out who killed the King.
Average
10 Q
pollucci19
Aug 14 12
354 plays
26 Nice Video, Shame About the Song
Sometimes, a song becomes a great hit, but their music video makes it even better. Of course, some music videos are great, but the song might not have performed so well on the charts. Here are ten.
Average
10 Q
salami_swami
Mar 07 12
441 plays
27 Obscure Songs From Famous Artists
Some very famous artists have released songs in the UK that failed dismally to make a chart impact, or even get much airplay. How many of these "famous obscurities" can you spot?
Average
10 Q
Rowena8482
Jul 13 09
2067 plays
28 The Cuckoo Clock of Horror!
My cuckoo clock doesn't cuckoo, it sings lyrics from some of the worst songs ever recorded. Every day it inflicts this horror on me. Can you identify the singers who made the records?
Tough
10 Q
StarStruck60
Oct 21 10
459 plays
29 Bands and Singers That Make You Hungry
This quiz is about band names and singers that are named after food and drinks. Can you guess who they are?
Average
10 Q
scarygirl11
Mar 31 13
609 plays
30 The Cuckoo Clock of Horror Strikes Back
By popular demand my cuckoo clock has repaired itself and has stocked up on more horrors to sing to me. Name the artist who made the recording.
Average
10 Q
StarStruck60
Oct 29 10
225 plays
Goto page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

This is category 1732
Last Updated Jun 24 14 9:37 AM


Some sample questions from this category:

* Who sings "That Ain't No Way To Go"?
* Who sings 'Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under?'
* "A New Way To Fly" is sung by whom?
* Who sings "Reflection" (this song is also on the "Mulan" CD)?
* Who sings "Hey, Mr. DJ"?


cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

 ·  All content on this website is copyright FunTrivia.com, 1997 - 2010.
 ·  You may not copy, reprint, publish or use any of our content without prior written consent.
 ·  By using FunTrivia.com you agree to our Terms and Conditions