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  There are 23 quizzes and 260 trivia questions in this category.
Song For The Asking

Can you work out the correct titles for these very old, but well known songs, all of which are given to you in other words?
Average (10 qns)
3324 plays
Early Song Titles in Other Words

Can you work out the titles, written in other words, of these beautiful old songs from the first half of the 20th century? Good luck.
Very Easy (10 qns)
810 plays
Folk Songs -- In Other Words

If you're a fan of folk music, this quiz should be a walk in the park. Using alternate wording, I'll give you the name of a well-known folk song that has been sung by a major folk artist. All you have to do is figure out the real name of the song.
Average (10 qns)
753 plays
PleAse HeLp UnScrAmbLe ThEse LYricS! AGaiN!

All of these scrambled lyrics are based on pop/folk/rock music from the 1960s. Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
351 plays
Musical Definitions

Each question contains two pointers: the group or singer, and a definition of the song title. The task is to find which song best fits the information given. All songs come from Rolling Stone magazine's "Top 500 Greatest Songs of All Time".
Easy (10 qns)
759 plays
PleAse HeLp UnScrAmbLe ThEse LYricS! # 3

SEe if yOU can detRermiNe wHat '60s anD '70s tUnes aRe beinG reFereNcEd heRe!
Average (10 qns)
273 plays
What They Were Singing About

Looking at some of the most successful acts in the latter part of the noughties, I attempt to guess at what their songs were about. Some guesses will be correct and others, not so, but all should lead you to the right answer. Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
438 plays
Oldie Moldies -- In Other Words #1

I'm going to give you "other words" for the names of some oldie moldie tunes. See if you can figure out what the real song title is, or rather, what the real song title WAS.
Tough (10 qns)
759 plays
PleAse HeLp UnScrAmbLe ThEse LYricS!

Here are the rules: I give you lyrics in gobbledy-gook form; You figure out what the song is. All of these are based on 70s pop/rock music. Have fun, and good luck. (Special treat at the end!)
Tough (10 qns)
417 plays
Earworms for Dummies

The songs in this quiz are pretty catchy - earworms, in other words. Speaking of things being in other words, their titles are in disguise. To give you a bit of help, I'll provide hints about the artists in the questions. (Note: slight UK bias.)
Tough (10 qns)
150 plays
Belt It Out With Me

I know ALL the words... See if you can help me muddle my way through to the end of each of these songs. There is NO particular genre in focus; more of a grab bag of songs are featured.
Average (10 qns)
360 plays
Oldie Moldies -- In Other Words #2

I'm going to give you "other words" for the names of some oldie moldie tunes. See if you can figure out what the real song title is, or rather, what the real song title WAS.
Tough (10 qns)
585 plays
Rock Song Titles Reworded

A quiz like my Song Titles Reworded quiz, but this time, it's only titles of rock songs. I'll reword a rock song title and you put the actual song title in the blank (ex: 'Sweet Child of Mine' could be 'Sugary Kid Of My Belonging') Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
6021 plays
Who Sang THAT Song?

Back in the 1960s and '70s, if music artists had used these fractured and cumbersome lyrics, maybe their songs would have been even more successful. Then again, maybe not...
Average (10 qns)
717 plays
Re-Named 80's Bands & Singers (In Other Words...)

You know what it's like when someone's name is on the tip of your tongue but you just can't think of it? All the following are groups and singers who appeared in the UK 80's Top 40.
Very Difficult (20 qns)
5634 plays
In Other Words: Operatically Speaking

Even if you are not an opera lover, you should have fun with this quiz, especially if you enjoy WORDWISE quizzes. Just look at the question and type what you see.
Difficult (10 qns)
420 plays
Nominate that Ditty!

Can you identify the song titles from their verbosely paraphrased forms? (No punctuation necessary.)
Tough (20 qns)
1527 plays
A Song By Any Other Name

I'll give a situation that suggests the title of the song, and you supply the name. Simple enough.
Difficult (10 qns)
8529 plays
Pop Artists In Other Words

Give me the name of the artist or group from the alternative name I give. Have fun!
Very Difficult (20 qns)
8286 plays
Music According To Babel Fish

Lyrics...they're so easy to remember. But what if the words were a jumbled up mess? The following lyrics have been translated from English to French, Spanish, and back to English again using Babel Fish. Can you determine 'Which Song Is It?'
Difficult (10 qns)
363 plays
A Song By Any Other Name 2!

I promised someone I'd make another one, so here it is! Again, I pose a scenario-- you supply the song it resembles. (I'll give the artist who sung it)
Difficult (10 qns)
5331 plays
Pop Music In Other Words

This quiz is simple! I will name a song using alternate words, and you give me the real title! Sorry, no multiple choice here, you either know it or you don't, good luck!
Impossible (10 qns)
7134 plays
Synonym Songs: Rock and Alternative Style

In this quiz, I will name a fairly recent rock or alternative song, but with its synonyms. Just tell me what the word is! Ex.) Flirtatious Past = Sexy Back. (This is not a rock song though.) Good Luck!
Impossible (10 qns)
1215 plays
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