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These quizzes concern anything musical with something in common e.g. song titles, songs themselves, the questions and answers have a common theme or name ... sort of like cousins twice removed.

folder "Baby" in Songs (3) folder "Girl" or "Woman" in Title (8)
folder "I" in Songs (8) folder "Man" or "Boy" in Title (6)
folder "Mr" or "Mrs" in Title (4) folder Animals in Songs (49)
folder Art in Songs (3) folder Artist Name is the Same (35)
folder Astronomy in Songs (16) folder Bands in Songs (4)
folder Body Parts in Songs (16) folder Cartoon Characters in Songs (6)
folder Clothing in Songs (5) folder Color Songs (58, 1 new)
folder Common Bond (10) folder Crime and Punishment in Songs (2)
folder Days in Songs (17) folder Drugs in Songs (5)
folder Emotion in Songs (34) folder Food and Drink in Songs (34)
folder Fools in Songs (4) folder Furniture in Songs (3)
folder Games and Toys in Songs (4) folder Geography in Songs (89)
folder Heaven and Hell in Songs (24) folder History in Songs (9)
folder Literature in Songs (8) folder Magic in Songs (7)
folder Medicine in Songs (4) folder Mental Illness in Songs (5)
folder Musical Instruments in Songs (5) folder Myth and Legend in Song (6)
folder Names in Songs (61) folder Number Songs (41, 1 new)
folder Occupations in Songs (2) folder One Word Songs (8)
folder Opposites in Songs (3) folder People in Songs (38)
folder Plants and Trees in Songs (6) folder Political Songs (12)
folder Prayer in Songs (6) folder Relatives in Songs (16)
folder Repeated Words in Song Titles (5) folder Rocks and Gems in Songs (3)
folder Schools in Songs (5) folder Science in Songs (7)
folder Seasons in Songs (12) folder Songs of Night and Darkness (11)
folder Songs With Same Word (95) folder Songs with Subtitles (6)
folder Sound Effects in Songs (6) folder Spooky Songs (3)
folder Sports in Songs (8) folder Sweetness in Songs (3)
folder Telephone Calls in Songs (2) folder The Circus in Songs (3)
folder Time in Songs (18) folder Title is a Question (10)
folder Title Not In Lyrics (7) folder Tragedy in Songs (29)
folder Transport in Songs (32) folder Up, Down - Directions in Songs (13)
folder Walking and Running in Songs (10) folder Weather Songs (34)
Editors: ralzzz, agony, ertrum, kyleisalive Quiz Search:
1 Patter Songs - Tongue-twisters Set to Music!
The Peerless Peloton bring you a snapshot history of those songs with very fast lyrics that create a wonderful rhythm. Set to music they're brilliant - or perhaps horrid. Let's explore!
Tough
10 Q
MikeMaster99
Oct 07 13
600 plays
2 Last Night on Earth
Nuclear weapons and the Cold War have provided a great background for artists to produce a variety of great "end of the world" songs. Here are a few to test your mettle.
Tough
10 Q
pollucci19
Dec 07 12
813 plays
3 My House Is Alive with the Sound of Music
You will find the answers to these musical questions if you look around your house. UK chart:Guinness book of British Hit Singles. US chart:Joel Whitburn's Billboard book of Top Pop Singles.
Average
10 Q
shipyardbernie
May 23 11
2166 plays
4 Kyle and Salami's Video Game Sing-Off
Well, we might not actually sing, but Kyle and I will discuss some of our favorite songs that just happen to mention video games in some of the lines of the song...
Average
10 Q
salami_swami
Mar 12 11
711 plays
5 Young Artists on the US Charts
A quiz about artists on the US charts who probably needed their parents' permission to go on tour.
Not Rated
10 Q
shanteyman
Today!
0 plays
6 My Trusty Rubber Band
Nothing says musicality like synthetic polymers! Whenever I need to deejay a party, I immediately turn to these songs, groups, and lyrics to get people dancing. Songs range from the 1960s-2010s. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
kyleisalive
Apr 12 14
231 plays
7 Songs that Needed a Second Chance to Become a Hit
Some songs didn't become a hit the first time they were released. A few of these songs were lucky enough to be re-released and become hits. This quiz celebrates these songs.
Average
10 Q
workisboring
Apr 01 14
489 plays
8 Music About Music
Searching for inspiration for a song, many musicians have turned to what they know best: music! Test your knowledge of songs with a musical theme.
Tough
10 Q
CellarDoor
Aug 10 08
1077 plays
9 Hannukah Music
Hannukah music may not be as popular as Christmas music, but there are still some very popular songs! Let's see how much you know about this festive music.
Average
10 Q
adams627
Dec 22 08
240 plays
10 Crossover Country Songs of the Sixties
Many country artists had occasional success on the pop charts. This quiz is about some of the successful sixties country crossover songs.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Sep 11 12
477 plays
11 Sing Along with Armageddon
Despite being a tad gloomy, many songs mention or deal with the end of the world. Can you identify these songs, all of which touch on this subject?
Tough
10 Q
EmmaF2008
Nov 18 09
450 plays
12 My Street Is Alive With The Sound Of Music
You will find the answers to these musical questions if you follow the conversations I have with the people I meet on my street. UK chart: "Guinness Book of British Hit Singles". US chart: Joel Whitburn's "Billboard book of Top Pop Singles".
Average
10 Q
shipyardbernie
Oct 04 11
381 plays
13 Ciao, I Can Sing
All these popular musicians of rock and roll were of Italian descent. Some may surprise you. You may find a clue in the question to help you along. See how many you can get. Good luck.
Average
20 Q
fredsixties
Oct 07 08
993 plays
14 Groups with Automobile Names
Some musical groups through the years have had the same names as automobile makes and models. This quiz is about some of them.
Difficult
10 Q
shanteyman
Jul 07 09
849 plays
15 What Songs Did They Speak In?
Songs - well, they're people singing, aren't they? Not always, sometimes people speak the words. I'll tell you something about the song, and you tell me who spoke the words. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
Quiz_Beagle
Jul 15 09
807 plays
16 Broadway Hits on the US Billboard Charts
Several songs from Broadway shows have made it to the US charts. This quiz is about some of them.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Jul 23 09
1107 plays
17 Songs and Bands About Captains
Musical ships ahoy! Songs and bands that contain the word "Captain".
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Mar 24 09
756 plays
18 Dixie in US Music
Many groups, song and album titles in the US have contained the word "Dixie" over the years. This quiz is about some of them.
Tough
10 Q
shanteyman
Jul 13 10
252 plays
19 Musicians Born in 1960
A quiz concerning musicians who reach their fiftieth birthday in 2010.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Feb 15 10
591 plays
20 About The Song "Barbara Ann"
This quiz will cover interesting facts about the song "Barbara-Ann".
Tough
10 Q
shanteyman
Jun 15 11
303 plays
21 Sing Me an Address
Everybody has an address, be it a house, apartment, shed, boat, tent, cupboard under the stairs or even a park bench, and so too, do a lot of songs. Can you "Sing Me An Address?"
Average
10 Q
wenray
Jun 02 12
381 plays
22 Leaving on a Jet Plane
Want to break up with your partner? Don't have the courage to do it face-to-face? Then you've come to the right quiz! Find the song that best suits your situation, get some nice paper, and let your gift do all that pesky talking! Just a bit of fun ;)
Average
10 Q
dopple44
Nov 14 09
1455 plays
23 Seniors on the US Charts
Louis Armstrong had a US Number One hit while in his sixties. Several other artists over the age of fifty have placed songs on the US charts. This quiz is about some of them.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Jul 26 09
621 plays
24 Let's Dance
All these tunes spawned dance steps in the 50s,60s, 70s and even one from the 90s See if you can connect the artist to the dances.
Tough
15 Q
fredsixties
Jun 15 09
711 plays
25 Fire in Song
A quiz about songs and the artists that recorded them that have "fire" in the title. Any references to chart positions apply to the US charts.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Aug 07 09
801 plays
26 Songs Featuring Money in the Title.
Several hit songs have been released concerning money. This quiz is about some of them. All chart references are from the US Billboard charts.
Difficult
10 Q
shanteyman
May 15 12
438 plays
27 Musical Alter Egos
Musicians often create another persona in their music, their group names, or their album titles. Their songs tell a story, and they put themselves into the title role, or they set the scene and they drop themselves into it.
Average
10 Q
eauhomme
Mar 27 08
1170 plays
28 Songs with Sand in the Title
Recordings through the years have featured songs about sand.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Aug 20 12
375 plays
29 The Race Is On
All of the following lyrics come from songs that deal with races or racing in one form or another.
Average
10 Q
Christinap
Apr 19 12
384 plays
30 Do You Speak My Language?
Although most of the songs that reach the top ten in the UK charts are sung in English, sometimes a foreign language creeps in. How many of these songs, with at least some of the lyrics in a language other than English, can you recognise?
Average
10 Q
rossian
Feb 26 12
510 plays
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Last Updated Apr 18 14 3:01 PM


Some sample questions from this category:

* Here's an easy one to get you started: John Mellencamp, Michael Jackson, David Letterman ?
* Jackson Browne, Sweet Honey in the Rock, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt, Neil Young.
* Buddy Holly, Rick Nelson, Patsy Cline, Jim Croce, Otis Redding
* Ritchie Furay, Randy Meisner, Jim Messina, Kim Bullard
* Santana, Bonnie Raitt, Michael Jackson, Christopher Cross, Paul Simon


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