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Are you still in awe of The Beatles? Beach Boys? remember The Summer of Love or Carnaby Street then this is the music category for you...
445 1960s Music quizzes and 6,230 1960s Music trivia questions.
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  Remember the 60s? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I love music from the 1960s so I thought I'd share the love with a quiz about the special music from that era. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Sep 06 22
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Sep 06 22
571 plays
2.
  Do You Know Your '60s Albums? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Rock music albums came into their own in the 1960s. I'll list an album and you pick out who did it. The artists here are fairly well known but how about their albums? Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Apr 24 22
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CmdrK gold member
Apr 24 22
346 plays
3.
  The Early 60s - Let's Dance best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Your "Fun Trivia Songs" station, KFTS has lined up an interesting set of music from 1960 to 1964 that we hope "revives" great memories.
Average, 10 Qns, maddogrick16, May 01 18
Average
maddogrick16 gold member
May 01 18
6119 plays
4.
  Pop Music Potpourri: 1968-1969, Part II top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is another quiz on some popular songs from 1968 and 1969. Good luck and have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Mar 16 10
Easier
mrgrouchy
3564 plays
5.
  Fruitful 1960s Bands/Artists - 10 questions - 3 mins
A plum assignment, tough except for '60s music experts. Use clues on left to fill in blanks on right, completing "fruit" band/artist. Example: "--------Pumpkins" on right would be matched with "DESTROYING" on left to make "SMASHING Pumpkins"
Easier, 10 Qns, Nealzineatser, Sep 06 21
Easier
Nealzineatser gold member
Sep 06 21
410 plays
6.
  How Rock Music Progressed in the 60s best quiz - 20 questions - 7 mins
The turbulent 60s didn't start out that way, but before long things got a little crazy. Rock music evolved along with events of the decade and reflected the times. (Too many songs; too little space to cover them all here, so we'll just do 2 per year!)
Easier, 20 Qns, logcrawler, Nov 30 14
Easier
logcrawler gold member
1529 plays
7.
  Music Of The 60s great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I had a lot of fun creating this quiz, and so I hope you enjoy taking it.
Average, 10 Qns, sugar_magnolia28, Jun 09 14
Average
sugar_magnolia28
10266 plays
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  Sixties Super Hits top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of the super 'Swinging Sixties' music.
Average, 10 Qns, musicmonkeyman, May 18 10
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musicmonkeyman
8064 plays
9.
  Sounds Of The 60s: Volume Two top quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
More 1960s hits from the playlist of BBC Radio 2's "Sound of the 60s". Match the performers to the songs played in the show broadcast on December 23, 2017.
Average, 15 Qns, darksplash, Mar 26 18
Average
darksplash gold member
Mar 26 18
543 plays
10.
  1960s Pop Music Potpourri, Part 3 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Please take this quiz about some popular songs from the 1960s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Aug 26 10
Average
mrgrouchy
2144 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Who had a hit with "Eve Of Destruction"?

From Quiz "Hits of 1965"




11.
  Sentimental Sixties Songs top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
"Sentimental Sixties Songs" is a compilation of songs I remember hearing my older brother play. I hope you enjoy them.
Easier, 10 Qns, playmate1111, Jun 13 19
Easier
playmate1111 gold member
Jun 13 19
2027 plays
12.
Can you identify these one word chart toppers by the single and the artist? All of these singles peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Sep 30 16
Easier
zambesi
Sep 30 16
1447 plays
13.
  Music Albums of the 1960s and their Artists - 10 questions - 3 mins
I have given you the names of some popular albums released in the 1960s. All you need to do is match each one with the group or singer that released it from the options given. Enjoy.
Easier, 10 Qns, rubytops, Mar 24 16
Easier
rubytops gold member
Mar 24 16
837 plays
14.
Identify the artists from the song that reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 list during the 1960s with male or female names in the song title.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, zambesi, Oct 08 16
Very Easy
zambesi
Oct 08 16
1559 plays
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  Match the Musical Maidens of the 1960s popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
In this quiz, you will be match the name of a female musician who was active in the 1960s with one of her songs from that decade. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Jan 13 19
Easier
PootyPootwell gold member
Jan 13 19
508 plays
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  Early 1960s Potpourri popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
One would think that I'd run out of stuff to include on music quizzes for the early 1960s. It's not quite a bottomless pit of resources but there are a few big hits left to test your mettle. Give this one a go!
Average, 10 Qns, maddogrick16, Nov 01 15
Average
maddogrick16 gold member
3393 plays
17.
  Golden Oldies from the Swingin' 60s: Part I - 10 questions - 3 mins
Can you identify these number one hits in the USA by the songs and artist from the Swingin' 60s?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, zambesi, Sep 25 16
Very Easy
zambesi
Sep 25 16
1547 plays
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  1960s Music: Female Solo Artists - 10 questions - 3 mins
There were some great songs by great singers in the "Swinging 60s"; here are some of them by female artists on both sides of the pond.
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Feb 11 16
Easier
zambesi
1515 plays
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  Can You Dig the Sixties? Part 4 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular songs from the "groovy" 1960s. Have fun and good luck.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Sep 16 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1253 plays
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  Who Sang These 60s Songs? Part 1 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Guess who sang these songs from the 60's. I'll give you a song title and you tell me who sang it. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, lynn-ann, Jan 29 11
Average
lynn-ann
3319 plays
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  Sounds Of The 60s popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
"Sounds Of The 60s" is a venerable BBC Radio 2 show that features music from the golden era of pop in the 1960s. Match these songs, some better known than others, played in the show broadcast on December 9, 2017, to the performers.
Average, 15 Qns, darksplash, Jan 25 18
Average
darksplash gold member
Jan 25 18
395 plays
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This is a quiz about novelty songs from the golden age of Rock and Roll. Somebody beat me to the Challenge title, but the more boomerangs the better.
Easier, 10 Qns, Nealzineatser, Dec 02 22
Easier
Nealzineatser gold member
Dec 02 22
630 plays
23.
  Can You Dig the Sixties? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular songs from the 1960s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Aug 05 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1935 plays
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  American Pop Music, 1964-1969 top quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Hello, music lovers! American artists produced some wonderful top 40 music hits between 1964 and 1969. Test your knowledge on these songs, and have fun!
Tough, 15 Qns, mrgrouchy, Dec 13 08
Tough
mrgrouchy
2018 plays
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  Pop Music Potpourri: 1965-1967 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Please take a quiz on some hit songs from 1965 to 1967. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Feb 20 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1473 plays
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  Pop Music Potpourri: 1968-1969 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular tunes from 1968 and 1969. Good luck and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Mar 12 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1510 plays
27.
  Surf Music of the 1960s great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz features songs and artists of the surf music craze.
Average, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Dec 25 07
Average
shanteyman
1789 plays
28.
  Dynamic Duos Of 1960s Rock and Roll - 10 questions - 4 mins
Answers have three top 40 hits by a duo with something in common, and one that is different. Show your expertise by picking the odd one out. Information is from Billboard's USA Hot 100 charts unless otherwise noted. Era: Late 1950s-1960s
Average, 10 Qns, Nealzineatser, Dec 21 15
Average
Nealzineatser gold member
925 plays
29.
  Golden Oldies from the Swingin' 60s: Part V - 10 questions - 3 mins
There were many one-hit wonders during the 1960s. Can you match the song and artist of these one-hit wonders that managed to stay for at least two weeks in the number one slot on the US Billboard Hot 100 list?
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Oct 13 16
Easier
zambesi
Oct 13 16
1100 plays
30.
The 60s continue and this quiz maintains a high level of quality and accuracy you expect from me. Well, at least enjoy the music. And as always don't take everything literally.
Easier, 10 Qns, gfitz47, Aug 15 17
Easier
gfitz47
Aug 15 17
680 plays
31.
  Can You Dig the Sixties? Part 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is quiz on some popular songs from the 1960s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Aug 11 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1405 plays
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Can you identify these songs and artists that did not make the number one slot in the USA.
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Oct 12 16
Easier
zambesi
Oct 12 16
836 plays
33.
  Albums of the 1960s popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Can you identify the group or artist responsible for an album from each year of the decade?
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Nov 17 15
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
533 plays
34.
  The Fabulous '60s popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
If you love the music of the '60s as much as I do, this quiz should be a snap. Give it a go and see how much you know.
Average, 10 Qns, bruins1956, Feb 27 19
Average
bruins1956 gold member
Feb 27 19
406 plays
35.
  A Little of This; A Little of That popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Bet ya haven't heard some of these songs in a while! Perhaps though, you'll recall some of them from your childhood/teen years (if you're ancient enough).
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Nov 05 10
Average
logcrawler gold member
667 plays
36.
  Key 1960s Rock and Roll Groups - 10 questions - 3 mins
For this moderate quiz, I give you the name of the lead singer of a key 1960s Rock and Roll group, and you select the group.
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Dec 14 21
Average
lowtechmaster
Dec 14 21
1370 plays
37.
  Pop Goes the Weasel great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Four great bands, The Beatles, The Stones, CCR and The Beach Boys, pushed the boundaries of what defined a pop song in the 1960s. This quiz looks at a song from each of them.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Oct 01 12
Average
pollucci19 gold member
685 plays
38.
  More Pop Music Hits: 1960-1963 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is another quiz on some pop music songs from the early 1960s. Have fun and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Jun 29 10
Average
mrgrouchy
876 plays
39.
  US Billboard Hot 100 Hits of the 60s - 10 questions - 4 mins
Taking each year of the 1960s decade, can you pick the correct hit for that year by the given clue? All of the 40 songs in the quiz reached number one on the above mentioned chart.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, May 25 20
Average
zambesi
May 25 20
494 plays
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The latest quiz, filled with errata, misleading facts, outright lies and, of course, a little night music.
Average, 10 Qns, gfitz47, Oct 12 17
Average
gfitz47
Oct 12 17
328 plays
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  The Beatles vs The Four Seasons popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Do you like The Beatles & The Four Seasons and know their songs? Try this quiz about their 1964 US double album, "The Beatles vs The Four Seasons". US chart: Joel Whitburn's book of Top Pop Singles. UK chart: Guinness book of British Hit Singles.
Average, 15 Qns, shipyardbernie, Oct 16 14
Average
shipyardbernie gold member
861 plays
42.
  1960s Hits - Non Rock and Roll popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The music of the 1960's was very diverse and many types of music from rock to jazz could be heard every day on "Top 40" radio. This quiz deals with songs which appeared on Billboard's top 40 pop charts, but specifically those outside of the rock genre.
Average, 10 Qns, LeeRoyBoy, Oct 11 11
Average
LeeRoyBoy
2265 plays
43.
  10 Songs from the 1960s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Simply match the singer or group to the song
Average, 10 Qns, oscar820, Aug 13 10
Average
oscar820
7432 plays
44.
  Billboard Hot 100 Hit Songs 1967 - 1969 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
These songs were very popular in the late 1960s. See if you can recall which musician or band released each one of them.
Average, 10 Qns, feedyourhead, Apr 24 16
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feedyourhead
Apr 24 16
406 plays
45.
  Pop Music Potpourri: 1965-1967, Part 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is another quiz on some fabulous top 40 tunes from 1965 to 1967. Good luck and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Oct 17 16
Average
mrgrouchy
Oct 17 16
1481 plays
46.
  1960s Music: Female Groups - 10 questions - 4 mins
There were some great females groups during the 60s. I will choose the song or group and you match the correct answer. Let's us go back along memory lane.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Feb 07 16
Average
zambesi
969 plays
47.
  The Other Side Of Music:The '60s B-sides. great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
How many of the B-sides of your records did you play, did you hear many on the radio? Can you find the A-sides, B-sides or the artists in this quiz? UK chart:Guinness book of British Hit Singles. US chart:Joel Whitburn's Billboard Top Pop Singles.
Average, 10 Qns, shipyardbernie, Feb 19 11
Average
shipyardbernie gold member
590 plays
48.
  Sing-A-Long With The 60s - 15 questions - 5 mins
I give you the line(s), you guess the song (60's era). All songs are 'Top 40' (US charts). Please note: The year mentioned is when the song peaked on the charts. Have fun!
Average, 15 Qns, BeatleAnt, Sep 20 05
Average
BeatleAnt
5362 plays
49.
  1960s Music: Male Groups - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many great North American and British groups banged out great sounds in the 1960s. I will give you the song or group and you match them correctly. Have fun going back along memory lane.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Feb 09 16
Average
zambesi
1030 plays
50.
  Musical Memories of the 1960s - 10 questions - 4 mins
Songs that stick with us from our youth were not always big hits, but they meant something to us at the time. Here are a few of my memories, see if you can match the song to the artist.
Average, 10 Qns, Desimac, Sep 19 21
Average
Desimac gold member
Sep 19 21
232 plays
51.
This quiz has some fringe and cringe worthy entries. It's R&B biased purely by accident. Some tough questions like, "Does free will really exist?" and "How do you know you are not dreaming right now?" Facts aren't always.
Average, 10 Qns, gfitz47, Jul 13 17
Average
gfitz47
Jul 13 17
332 plays
52.
  Between Rock 'n' Roll and Beatlemania great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In the UK, the'60s were not all Beatles, hippies and the summer of love. There was some other great music around from 1960 - 1964. UK chart: The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles. US chart: Joel Whitburn's book of Billboard Top Pop Singles.
Average, 10 Qns, shipyardbernie, Feb 04 19
Average
shipyardbernie gold member
Feb 04 19
372 plays
53.
  Pop Music Hits: 1960-1963 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is quiz on some popular songs from the early 1960s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Jun 26 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1395 plays
54.
  Baby Boomers 1960s Music - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a fairly easy quiz for us baby boomers or anyone who enjoys Oldies music.
Average, 10 Qns, amtrakman, Oct 12 07
Average
amtrakman
5656 plays
55.
  Boomers Ascending 4 Beta - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz will be computer generated once I push "Go". Hold on! (If you're a real serious quiz taker, don't read what's in the [ ]) .
Average, 10 Qns, gfitz47, Aug 16 17
Average
gfitz47
Aug 16 17
310 plays
56.
  The Sixties popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I love everything about the 1960s, especially the music! Let's see how much you know (or can remember) about the music from a monumental decade.
Average, 10 Qns, annmarie51, Oct 24 12
Average
annmarie51
1022 plays
57.
  Bygone Music - 10 questions - 3 mins
You might have to put your thinking cap on with some of these, It helps if you're over 50.
Average, 10 Qns, transtar1954, Apr 24 21
Average
transtar1954
Apr 24 21
1646 plays
58.
  Duets in the 1960s - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many top 1960s' songs featured duets. How many of these can you remember?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Nov 21 15
Average
lowtechmaster
839 plays
59.
  Boomers Ascending Two - 10 questions - 5 mins
We've ventured out of the mainstream on some questions. If you have to get out and pull the boat along, use leech repellent. Unlike me, these quiz songs are in the early 60s. And as always, facts ≠ facts.
Average, 10 Qns, gfitz47, Jun 26 17
Average
gfitz47
Jun 26 17
501 plays
60.
  1960s Music: Male Solo Artists - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are just a few of the hits by male artists on the US Billboard Hot 100 Charts. Many of these songs also topped the charts in other countries.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Feb 09 16
Average
zambesi
745 plays
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This is a selection of hits in the USA and the UK. There was some great music in the '60s banged out from both sides of "The Pond".
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Feb 13 16
Average
zambesi
808 plays
62.
  More 1960s Deja Vu - 10 questions - 4 mins
All of these songs were hits at least twice - sometimes within a few years of each other! (Mixed: The 1960s)
Average, 10 Qns, mafekinggal, May 20 04
Average
mafekinggal
4607 plays
63.
  Once Upon the 60s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Send me your favorite 1960s song title, and I can incorporate it into future quizzes.
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, Apr 27 03
Average
boogieboo56
3768 plays
64.
  Oldies But Goodies, Pre-70s Mixture - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is a little bit of everything. Try your luck.
Average, 10 Qns, steiny1, Dec 22 10
Average
steiny1
3862 plays
65.
  Songs Of The Late 60s - 10 questions - 4 mins
The songs in this quiz all came from my high school collection of 45s. Some are difficult, some are not. Does it make you recall your high school years?
Average, 10 Qns, mafekinggal, Oct 28 14
Average
mafekinggal
4801 plays
66.
  Musical Questions: Oldies - 10 questions - 4 mins
Identify what singer or group sang the musical question (or question fragment) given. Most lines are from the 60's.
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Jul 19 22
Tough
robert362
Jul 19 22
3097 plays
67.
  Which one was it? - 10 questions - 3 mins
Bobby Vee,Del Shannon, Gene Pitney and Roy Orbison were all more popular outside the USA in the early sixties. See if you remember who had the hit.
Average, 10 Qns, Desimac, Feb 01 21
Average
Desimac gold member
Feb 01 21
235 plays
68.
  Groovin' with the 60s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here's an extra easy quiz. Though I was born in the mid-eighties, I still enjoy the remnants of a time period gone by.
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, Nov 09 19
Average
boogieboo56
Nov 09 19
4580 plays
69.
  I Dig 60s Music - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here's another 60s music quiz...
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, Aug 12 10
Average
boogieboo56
2144 plays
70.
  Jammin' to That '60s Music - 10 questions - 3 mins
I just got this 60s cd and the music is excellent. Just tell me the band or singer of the song. Most of the choices are repeated so it should be easy. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, sprinkles, Sep 19 05
Average
sprinkles
4720 plays
71.
  My 45 rpm Record Collection - 10 questions - 5 mins
I've looked through my dusty old collection of vinyl and hauled out a few that I am still able to sing all the way through. (This drives my son crazy.) The tunes and artists are all of the 1960 to 1967 vintage.
Average, 10 Qns, monopod53, Feb 26 05
Average
monopod53
1647 plays
72.
  60s All the Way - 10 questions - 4 mins
Another connection to the years gone by. (Easier)
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, May 28 05
Average
boogieboo56
3115 plays
73.
  Dreamin' of the 60s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Let's think back to the groovy sixties...
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, Oct 09 17
Average
boogieboo56
Oct 09 17
2809 plays
74.
  Personal Theme Songs - 10 questions - 3 mins
Movies and tv series have theme songs - so, why not people?
Average, 10 Qns, robert362, May 29 04
Average
robert362
1497 plays
75.
  Time for the 60s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Take a trip back to the sixties with this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, boogieboo56, Apr 15 03
Average
boogieboo56
2513 plays
76.
  60s Deja Vu - 10 questions - 3 mins
Each generation thinks its hit songs are unique but all of these songs were hits in the 60s and were also a hit for a different artist either in the 60s or another decade.
Average, 10 Qns, mafekinggal, Jan 23 13
Average
mafekinggal
1628 plays
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