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1.
  Whistlin' Past the Graveyard   top quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
All of the following had an impact on the world of popular music. Sadly, they all stopped whistlin', either late in 2022 or early in 2023. Match the deceased artist on the right with the appropriate clue on the left.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Aug 09 23
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Aug 09 23
200 plays
2.
  The Check Is In the Mail   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
The old chestnut, the cheque's in the mail, usually means you're unlikely to see it. Sadly, you won't be hearing anything new from these contributors to the music scene as they are no longer with us. Match the artist on the right with the clue given.
Easier, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 20 22
Easier
pollucci19 gold member
Nov 20 22
177 plays
3.
  The Days (and Ways) the Music Died   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Test your knowledge of interesting (I hope!) and challenging facts about events surrounding the untimely deaths of popular musicians.
Tough, 10 Qns, d2407, Mar 01 07
Tough
d2407
7833 plays
4.
  Ouija, Ouija, Rock You   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
Rock musicians are using a Ouija Board to contact us from the great beyond. Can you figure out which famous rock stars are communicating with us?
Very Easy, 15 Qns, jcpetersen, Jun 09 23
Very Easy
jcpetersen
Jun 09 23
3059 plays
5.
  Musicians No More   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
I will tell you a little bit about the performer who has passed away. Some of their songs also appear in the questions. You give me their surname.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Aug 09 21
Very Easy
ramonesrule gold member
Aug 09 21
753 plays
6.
  Famous Musicians Who Faced Cancer   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
Cancer is a deadly disease which can affect anybody. Even famous musicians struggle with cancer. This is a matching quiz about musicians who died from cancer. Year in brackets is the year of death.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, workisboring, Apr 25 22
Very Easy
workisboring gold member
Apr 25 22
627 plays
7.
  Deaths At 27   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Many famous musicians die at the age of 27. This quiz looks into the different musicians and how they died. It includes members of the "27 club" and some other well known musicians who passed away at 27.
Average, 10 Qns, Nickotopolous, Nov 28 19
Average
Nickotopolous
Nov 28 19
6517 plays
8.
  Excuse the Interruption   great trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
... but death got in the way. These wonderful contributors to the music scene may well have left us but, in the words of the late, great Buddy Holly, they will not fade away. Match the person on the right with the clue on the left.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Nov 15 22
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Nov 15 22
215 plays
9.
  The Needle and the Damage Done   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
In 1971, Neil Young wrote the song "The Needle and the Damage Done" about watching people he knew slowly killing themselves with heroin abuse. Here's a quiz on 10 musicians whose lives were cut short, directly or indirectly, by heroin.
Average, 10 Qns, guitargoddess, Feb 06 11
Average
guitargoddess gold member
2962 plays
10.
  Rock N Roll Heaven   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
I give you clues about rock stars who've died. You tell me their name. Some fill-ins, some multiple choice.
Average, 10 Qns, saxman4, Dec 29 22
Average
saxman4
Dec 29 22
9184 plays
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What guitarist died in a helicopter crash in 1990?

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11.
  Girl Interrupted At Her Music   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Which profound female singers went silent with so much music still in them? The questions are short, with a lot of info, if you like, about these stunning talents, the struggles that interrupted their lives, and their final interruption.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Godwit, Mar 11 20
Very Easy
Godwit gold member
Mar 11 20
815 plays
12.
  Deaths of Rock and Roll Artists   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Questions about the accidental and untimely deaths of some performers in Rock and Roll history.
Difficult, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Aug 16 23
Difficult
shanteyman
Aug 16 23
4493 plays
13.
  All Things Must Come To Pass 1   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
These musicians passed away in the 2020s, after entertaining their fans for decades. They may be gone, but their music is timeles, and will be enjoyed for years to come. See if you can match clues about their lives and careers with the correct name.
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Mar 06 22
Average
ponycargirl editor
Mar 06 22
478 plays
14.
  Deceased Musicians   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some of the greatest musicians are deceased, let's see how much you know about them.
Average, 10 Qns, evilbrother, Mar 01 07
Average
evilbrother
8413 plays
15.
  The Train Has Left the Station   popular trivia quiz  
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This time it is the Polar Express, but it is not one that brings Christmas joy to the families of these music connections that felt December 2021 was their time to depart. Match the link on the left with the music connection on the right.
Easier, 10 Qns, pollucci19, May 12 22
Easier
pollucci19 gold member
May 12 22
195 plays
16.
  A Night in Heaven with Some Rock Stars...    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
This quiz is based on some of my favourite rock stars. See if you can match them with their band.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Urlord, Nov 22 17
Very Easy
Urlord gold member
Nov 22 17
1037 plays
17.
  Musicians Who Died in February   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz about legendary musicians who have passed away during the first two weeks of February over the years.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Apr 29 18
Average
shanteyman
Apr 29 18
2581 plays
18.
  Musical Tragedies    
Match Quiz
 10 Qns
Don McLean once sang "the day the music died" referring to that fateful day in 1959. However, there have been other young talented artists that have left us at an early age. Can you identify from the clue these young musical artists that never reached 40
Very Easy, 10 Qns, zambesi, May 28 17
Very Easy
zambesi
May 28 17
1328 plays
19.
  Musicians Who Passed in 2016   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
In 2016 several musicians and singers left us. This quiz is about some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Jan 30 23
Average
shanteyman
Jan 30 23
782 plays
20.
  Musicians Who Passed Away at Age 27   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The recent death of Amy Winehouse at age 27 was the latest of many rock and pop celebrities who died at the same age including Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. This quiz is about some of them.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Aug 09 11
Tough
shanteyman
1987 plays
21.
  Musicians We Lost in 2008   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz about notable musicians who passed away in 2008.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Jan 06 09
Tough
shanteyman
3082 plays
22.
  Singing Stars of the "Forever 27" Club   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
If you don't believe in coincidences, than what else explains how all these entertainers came to die at the age of 27?
Easier, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 18 22
Easier
darksplash gold member
Jul 18 22
908 plays
23.
  The_27_Club   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The 27 Club!
Easier, 10 Qns, GrohlCobain, Feb 14 12
Easier
GrohlCobain
1635 plays
24.
  Musicians who Passed in 2018   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
We lost many great musicians in 2018. This quiz features some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 28 18
Average
shanteyman
Dec 28 18
489 plays
25.
  27 Club   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The 27 Club is a name given to a group of musicians who died at the age of 27. How many do you know?
Average, 10 Qns, DaveH1960, Apr 28 12
Average
DaveH1960
1258 plays
26.
  Musicians who Passed in 2020   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz about some of the musicians who passed in 2020.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Nov 23 20
Average
shanteyman
Nov 23 20
372 plays
27.
  Musicians We Lost in 2017   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Several legendary musicians and singers passed away in 2017. This quiz is about some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 17 17
Average
shanteyman
Dec 17 17
571 plays
28.
  Musicians we Lost in 2015   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz focuses on musicians who passed in 2015.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 20 15
Average
shanteyman
652 plays
29.
  Musicians we Lost in 2014   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quiz about some of the musical celebrities who passed in 2014.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Jan 01 15
Average
shanteyman
688 plays
30.
  Musicians We Lost in 2011   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Sadly we lose many great musicians and singers each year. This quiz deals with some who passed in 2011.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 29 11
Tough
shanteyman
949 plays
31.
  Premature Deaths in Rock 'n Roll   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
All through the history of popular music, musicians have passed on prematurely. This quiz pays tribute to those fallen heroes of rock 'n roll.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ralzzz, Jul 08 18
Difficult
ralzzz gold member
Jul 08 18
5706 plays
32.
  Rock & Roll Cemetery III   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Welcome to the third installment of the Rock & Roll Cemetery series. I hope you enjoy.
Average, 10 Qns, Duefer, Nov 30 15
Average
Duefer
1016 plays
33.
  10 Questions: The 27 Club Multiple Choice Quiz    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
So many musicians died at the young age of 27. The life of a celebrity is not as easy as some people think. How many of them do you know?
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Mar 01 18
Average
DrLoveGun
Mar 01 18
571 plays
34.
  Musicians We Lost in 2013   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The music world lost several talented artists in 2013. This quiz deals with some of them.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 05 13
Tough
shanteyman
922 plays
35.
  Famous Corpses Who Used to be Musicians    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Everybody bites the dust at some point. How well do you know these musicians who have done that?
Easier, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Feb 23 18
Easier
DrLoveGun
Feb 23 18
723 plays
36.
  Songs Not Sung   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some singers have left an indelible impression on the world, even though their time here was heartbreakingly short. Please join me in recognising some of the artists who died before all of their songs were sung.
Tough, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Oct 03 16
Tough
Nannanut
926 plays
37.
  Musicians We Lost in 2009   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz involves the musicians that we lost in 2009 and their music.
Difficult, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 30 09
Difficult
shanteyman
1220 plays
38.
  10 The Day the Music Died Questions    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
How well do you remember these rock musicians who passed away long before their time?
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Sep 23 18
Average
nmerr gold member
Sep 23 18
873 plays
39.
  Musicians We Lost in 2010   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Several memorable musicians including Teena Marie, Eddie Fisher and Mitch Miller passed away in 2010. This quiz is about some of the others who left us.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Jan 11 11
Tough
shanteyman
858 plays
40.
  Musicians who Passed Away in 2012.   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The music world lost such luminaries as Whitney Houston, Robin Gibb and Davey Jones in 2012. This quiz deals with some of the other musicians who left us in 2012.
Tough, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 13 12
Tough
shanteyman
657 plays
41.
  Memorable Musicians Who Passed Away in 2013/14   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz tests your knowledge of influential musicians who passed away in 2013/14.
Average, 10 Qns, redwaldo, Mar 08 14
Average
redwaldo gold member
755 plays
42.
  Rock & Roll Cemetery I    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Some left us too soon, others lived long. Either way, they all ended up here, but their memory is still strong. Or is it? Test your knowledge about the artists who have gone to that great gig in the sky.
Average, 10 Qns, Duefer, Aug 11 19
Average
Duefer
Aug 11 19
1356 plays
43.
  Heavenly Voices: They Left Us in 2004    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A variety of contributors to the music world left us in 2004. Imagine that they are discussing their lives from afar. See if you can answer their interesting quiz questions. Tune in and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, oscarguy, Oct 03 17
Average
oscarguy
Oct 03 17
2052 plays
44.
  Deceased Singers and Musicians    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The following quiz deals with Rock or Pop Stars and Musicians (classic and today's rock) who are now deceased. Hopefully, you'll find my 'after-the-answer' info informative.
Tough, 10 Qns, BeatleAnt, Mar 01 07
Tough
BeatleAnt
2973 plays
45.
  Who Died First in Rock and Roll?    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
And the quiz begins... People liked my First in Death quiz so much I decided to do a rock and roll sequel! It's easy, you have to determine which rock star met his maker first.
Difficult, 10 Qns, bolan, Mar 01 07
Difficult
bolan
5404 plays
46.
  Rock & Roll Cemetery II    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This one is the second intallment of what I hope will turn into a Rock & Roll Cemetery series. Put on your music thinking caps and enjoy.
Average, 10 Qns, Duefer, Mar 23 16
Average
Duefer
803 plays
47.
  Gone But Not Forgotten    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
How many of these artists can you remember?
Difficult, 10 Qns, angelkiss4653, Apr 20 10
Difficult
angelkiss4653
996 plays
48.
  Deceased Legends of Hip Hop    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
This quiz is about rappers who had a great impact on the hip hop industry, but they are now deceased. I'll give you the date and cause of death, you give me the rapper.
Average, 10 Qns, brooke26, Nov 11 10
Average
brooke26
478 plays
49.
  Those That Aren't Around    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
Many bands have suffered the death of a member or two. How well do you know those bands?
Tough, 15 Qns, adlehman, May 03 20
Tough
adlehman
May 03 20
1080 plays
50.
  Dead Musicians    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
How did these talented musicians die?
Tough, 15 Qns, freemumia, Dec 06 07
Tough
freemumia
5158 plays
51.
  Multiple Choice Quiz about The 27 Club    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
These talented musical artists passed away at the tender age of 27. Are you familiar with the 27 club?
Average, 10 Qns, mrjamal, Jul 16 17
Average
mrjamal
Jul 16 17
650 plays
52.
  Questions on The Day The Music Died    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A plane crashed near Mason City Iowa on February 3, 1959 taking the lives of three prominent Rock and roll stars. The shock waves created by this tragedy would later inspire Don Mclean to write a tribute entitled American Pie. Here's their story!
Difficult, 10 Qns, richicago, Nov 26 07
Difficult
richicago
1596 plays
53.
  Who is the Dead Rock Star?    
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
If there's a Rock 'n' Roll Heaven, they must have a hell of a jukebox!
Difficult, 15 Qns, roket555, Mar 01 07
Difficult
roket555
1774 plays
54.
  Famous Deaths    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Quick Quiz on how different music stars died. Morbid, but done in loving memory and thanks.
Difficult, 10 Qns, cheeseboy, Feb 06 21
Difficult
cheeseboy
Feb 06 21
3524 plays
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