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317 1980s Music quizzes and 4,438 1980s Music trivia questions.
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  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (10 - 1) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features the ten most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Oct 28 19
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
Oct 28 19
16123 plays
2.
  First Lines of 1980s Hits popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I give you the first line(s). Do you know the song?
Average, 10 Qns, Vermic, Jun 29 13
Average
Vermic
25963 plays
3.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (20 - 11) best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Easier, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Feb 28 18
Easier
bottle_rocket gold member
Feb 28 18
10682 plays
4.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (90 - 81) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Jul 01 07
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
11997 plays
5.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (80 - 71) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Jun 14 07
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
10216 plays
6.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (50 - 41) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Aug 24 13
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
9097 plays
7.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (100 - 91) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Jul 01 07
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
10490 plays
8.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (70 - 61) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Sep 14 19
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
Sep 14 19
9691 plays
9.
  80s Tunes A-Z - 26 questions - 3 mins
Here's a simple quiz for music lovers of the 80s....
Easier, 26 Qns, SLAPSHOT4, Feb 24 22
Easier
SLAPSHOT4 gold member
Feb 24 22
572 plays
10.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (40 - 31) best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Apr 13 08
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
8308 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Who had a hit in 1980 with the song: "Working My Way Back To You"?

From Quiz "Who Sang What In 1980"




11.
  When Words Fail Music Speaks When Words Fail, Music Speaks popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
It is the 1980s and here is a great selection of songs that will make you think about something other than the world going around.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Jun 28 20
Very Easy
ClaudiaCat gold member
Jun 28 20
722 plays
12.
  Hits in the 80s great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 3 mins
I will name the song or songs and you name the artist.
Easier, 20 Qns, jds2001, Oct 03 13
Easier
jds2001
20227 plays
13.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (30 - 21) best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Mar 10 12
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
6984 plays
14.
  1980s Artists and Their Hits great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 2 mins
I absolutely love the 80s. Hopefully this quiz will bring back some fond memories. I will list the song and you pick the artist. Good luck! Chart references are to US charts.
Easier, 15 Qns, claysgirl26, Jul 19 18
Easier
claysgirl26
Jul 19 18
11251 plays
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  Ladies From the Eighties best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I give you a song and a hint or two, and you give me the artist. Just remember, all the answers will be female artists, girl vocal groups, all-girl bands, or bands that are well known for having a woman in them, all from the 80s!
Easier, 10 Qns, VickiPeterson, Jan 11 22
Easier
VickiPeterson
Jan 11 22
5500 plays
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  We Loved the 80s best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Big hair, MTV and singers who couldn't dance to save their lives (except for Michael). Return with us now to those days of yesteryear because - we loved the '80s!
Average, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Sep 05 12
Average
CmdrK gold member
4860 plays
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  Name that 80s Band popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 5 mins
I give you the name and the first line of the rockin 80s song, and you name the band - that simple.
Average, 25 Qns, shawshankin, Feb 04 21
Average
shawshankin
Feb 04 21
14030 plays
18.
  Casey Kasem's Countdown Clues top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Remember the weekly American Top 40 hosted by cheesy but fun DJ Casey Kasem? Each question is worded as if Casey himself were introducing a song on the Top 40. Find clues to the correct song and artist in my pretend Casey Kasem banter. I hope you enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, cbaker3122, Sep 12 13
Average
cbaker3122
6331 plays
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  Music of the Eighties : 1 popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
Can you remember who sang these songs (artist or group) in the early 1980's? Some are one hit wonders. Have fun!
Average, 20 Qns, mr.gazoo, Mar 26 17
Average
mr.gazoo
Mar 26 17
13789 plays
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  80s Rock bands popular trivia quiz - 20 questions - 4 mins
OK, in this quiz, I give you the name of the famous song and you pick the band (or singer) who performed it. Sound easy? Not if you don't know your 80's music! Give it a shot and enjoy! Good Luck!
Average, 20 Qns, billscout, Apr 04 16
Average
billscout
Apr 04 16
16657 plays
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Some very memorable songs were released in the 80s. Here are some of those songs. I'll name the song, you name the band or singer.
Easier, 25 Qns, ramonesrule, Aug 03 20
Easier
ramonesrule gold member
Aug 03 20
628 plays
22.
  Top 100 Songs of the 1980s (60 - 51) top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features ten of the 100 most popular songs in the U.S. as determined by the Billboard Hot 100 charts from the 1980s. Find out how much you know about these songs that touched and affected so many lives.
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Aug 22 07
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
6069 plays
23.
  Fill In the 80s Song Title - 10 questions - 3 mins
I'll give you part of a title, you fill in the missing word.
Easier, 10 Qns, vixnn, Jul 17 21
Easier
vixnn
Jul 17 21
9328 plays
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  Rockin' to the 80s in Songs great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These rock songs are sure to bring back some wild memories! Enjoy.
Easier, 10 Qns, Lilady, Sep 05 09
Easier
Lilady
3353 plays
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  80s Music Survey for Generation Y'ers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
If you're Gen X or older, this quiz should be a breeze! But if you're Gen Y (as in barely legal to drink, or younger), challenge yourself with this 80s survey - one question for each year of that decade - to prove how pop savvy you are!
Easier, 10 Qns, luvinsmile, Oct 22 22
Easier
luvinsmile
Oct 22 22
5644 plays
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  Who Sang That? 1980s popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is filled with song titles from the eighties. You have the fun task of matching the song with the performer.
Average, 10 Qns, dd1988, Dec 28 06
Average
dd1988
8398 plays
27.
Welcome to my quiz. I do love the 80s and hope you remember some of these songs that make up my top ten all time favourite songs from that decade. You need to match the song to the correct artist.
Average, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Jul 12 20
Average
ramonesrule gold member
Jul 12 20
569 plays
28.
  80s Music Trivia - 20 questions - 5 mins
Remember the 80's? Here are a few questions about 80's music.
Average, 20 Qns, jane6677, May 29 22
Average
jane6677
May 29 22
12182 plays
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  Songs That Characterized The 80s - 15 questions - 5 mins
80s music has a reputation as being the death of R&B rock and the birth of electric pop. That might be so, but it did spawn some mighty fine tunes and mighty large shoulder pads. This quiz looks at some of the best songs and artists.
Average, 15 Qns, bertho, Sep 21 18
Average
bertho
Sep 21 18
8385 plays
30.
  1980s Pop Music Potpourri, Part 2 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular songs from the 1980s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Aug 20 10
Average
mrgrouchy
3377 plays
31.
  1980s Pop Music Potpourri great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular tunes from the 1980s. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Jul 23 10
Average
mrgrouchy
2510 plays
32.
  Classic Albums of the 1980s - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will name four songs from ten different classic albums of the 1980s, and you pick the correct album title.
Average, 10 Qns, ralzzz, Sep 21 05
Average
ralzzz gold member
5425 plays
33.
  It's The 80s UK Music Quiz: Part 1 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some people get a little sniffy about the music of the 1980s, often belittling the quality. It was, though, a high time in the UK. See what you remember.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jan 30 21
Average
darksplash gold member
Jan 30 21
308 plays
34.
  1980s Music From A to Z - 25 questions - 5 mins
My favorite subject: music of the eighties! I will give you the title of a 1980's song and you give me the artist who sang the song. The name of the artist starts with 'A' for question 1, then we'll continue alphabetically. Good luck and enjoy!
Average, 25 Qns, mr.gazoo, Oct 28 14
Average
mr.gazoo
6962 plays
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Hmmm...so you Generation Y'ers thought you were smart enough to ace the last 80s survey quiz. Let's see how you all do on this one! The format is the same: a total of 10 questions, one for each year of pop music from 1980 to 1989. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, luvinsmile, Mar 24 07
Average
luvinsmile
3186 plays
36.
  It's The 80s UK Music Quiz: Part 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Continuing our look at music that was hot in the UK in the 1980s.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Feb 02 21
Average
darksplash gold member
Feb 02 21
258 plays
37.
  1980s Pop Music Potpourri, Part 3 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some popular songs from the early 1980s. Good luck and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Sep 11 10
Average
mrgrouchy
1719 plays
38.
  They're Back! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Just when their pop music careers seemed over, these recording acts made a huge splash back on the American charts in the 1980s. See if you can recognize the top ten song that marked the return of these artists who first hit the charts in the 60s and 70s
Average, 10 Qns, bottle_rocket, Mar 24 10
Average
bottle_rocket gold member
1014 plays
39.
  Name That 80s Tune - 10 questions - 4 mins
Love 80's music? I give you a lyric, you tell me the artist and title.
Average, 10 Qns, Rach43084, Feb 14 11
Average
Rach43084
6006 plays
40.
  Music From the Eighties! - 20 questions - 5 mins
Who could forget the wonderful decade of the 1980s? Let's see if you did. Here are some questions to jog your memory. Good luck!
Average, 20 Qns, superferd, Apr 07 18
Average
superferd
Apr 07 18
7278 plays
41.
  Concerts I Have Seen - 20 questions - 5 mins
Everyone has different tastes in music. See if we have anything in common.
Average, 20 Qns, buckmanboston, Dec 01 12
Average
buckmanboston
4443 plays
42.
  Music Trivia from the 1980s - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my first Music quiz and I decided to choose the 80s. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Apr 19 20
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Apr 19 20
729 plays
43.
  The 1980s Bite Back - 10 questions - 4 mins
Loved the 80s? Miss the 80s? Here's a quiz to show your devotion!
Average, 10 Qns, Nebnim, Nov 23 15
Average
Nebnim
4493 plays
44.
  Name That 80s Tune Test - 15 questions - 5 mins
Using a selected lyric, identify the titles of hit songs from the 1980s.
Average, 15 Qns, mbhall, Nov 22 07
Average
mbhall
3995 plays
45.
  Music Trivia from the 1980s Part 4 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hello music lovers. Here is another installment of my music trivia from the 1980s.
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Apr 19 20
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Apr 19 20
662 plays
46.
  80s Artists & Songs - 15 questions - 4 mins
Do you remember these great & not so great artists & songs?
Average, 15 Qns, joopie, Sep 04 22
Average
joopie
Sep 04 22
6429 plays
47.
  Music Trivia from the 1980s Part 5 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is another of my 1980s quizzes for your pleasure!
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Sep 04 19
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Sep 04 19
592 plays
48.
  Lesser Known UK Hits Of The 80s - 10 questions - 4 mins
The third decade in this little series of well known artists and their not so well known UK hits.
Average, 10 Qns, 480154st, Feb 27 18
Average
480154st gold member
Feb 27 18
229 plays
49.
  Who Sang These 80s Songs? Part 1 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Songs of the 80s. Who sang it? I will give you a title of a song and you tell me who performed the song in the 80s. Very easy. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, lynn-ann, Sep 22 06
Average
lynn-ann
3494 plays
50.
  1980s Mega Music Mix - 10 questions - 3 mins
These are some of the songs I remembered from the 1980's.
Average, 10 Qns, skirwood, Aug 12 09
Average
skirwood
3887 plays
51.
  Take this 1980s Music Quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Do you remember vinyl? I list the album, you name the band.
Average, 10 Qns, BradRich, Apr 29 11
Average
BradRich
8373 plays
52.
  1980s -The Best Decade For Music #1 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Test your knowledge of 1980's music, especially the goofy stuff.
Average, 10 Qns, stumpyjoe73, Aug 26 11
Average
stumpyjoe73
3988 plays
53.
  Music Trivia from the 1980s Part 2 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hi, Music fans! Here is Part 2 of my 80s mixed music trivia.
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Apr 19 20
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Apr 19 20
615 plays
54.
  Influential Eighties Bands - 10 questions - 5 mins
"Way before Nirvana" to quote a Bowling for Soup song, these artists helped define alternative genres to the decade's mainstream pop music.
Average, 10 Qns, Beanster, Feb 18 06
Average
Beanster
1411 plays
55.
  1980s Tunes - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give you a song name, you will choose the artist. All songs were heard on the radio in the 80s.
Average, 10 Qns, topher2me, May 25 13
Average
topher2me
3288 plays
56.
  Music Trivia from the 1980s Part 3 - 10 questions - 3 mins
Hello music lovers! Here is Part three of my Music trivia from the 1980s. Hope you enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, bwfc10, Aug 28 19
Average
bwfc10 gold member
Aug 28 19
686 plays
57.
These artists became household names during the 1980s. Can you identify the works that came just before they achieved mainstream success?
Average, 10 Qns, Beanster, Jul 28 16
Average
Beanster
Jul 28 16
1648 plays
58.
  Who Sang These 80s Songs? Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
More songs from the 80s. Once again I'll give you a song and you tell me who sang it. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, lynn-ann, Sep 22 06
Average
lynn-ann
1660 plays
59.
  UK Chart Music from the 1980s - 10 questions - 3 mins
It was the time for big hair, excessive make up and big shoulder pads ... and that was just the boys! Enjoy my nostalgia quiz of the '80s.
Average, 10 Qns, Mr_Rusty, Jan 12 11
Average
Mr_Rusty
2419 plays
60.
  80s Artists in Alpha Order - 25 questions - 5 mins
I'll name the song, you enter or select the artist starting with the appropriate letter.
Average, 25 Qns, tracyb555, Aug 29 22
Average
tracyb555
Aug 29 22
6051 plays
61.
  Obscure 1980s Music 3 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Remember the groups and solo artists that had minor success in the 1980s?
Average, 10 Qns, JimBailey, Jul 22 06
Average
JimBailey
3655 plays
62.
  80s Rock Music - 5 questions - 3 mins
A pretty simple quiz about the early 80s rock movement.
Average, 5 Qns, lvher_05, Aug 01 10
Average
lvher_05
6486 plays
63.
  Child of the Eighties - 2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here is my second installment of the "Child Of The Eighties" quizzes. Hope that you enjoy this one as much as the first. Good luck to everyone who plays.
Average, 10 Qns, philthyspice, Apr 16 11
Average
philthyspice
4023 plays
64.
  80s Pop Tunes - 10 questions - 4 mins
The following questions all relate to people or songs that made the UK Charts during the 1980s. Enjoy the trip down memory lane!
Average, 10 Qns, filmgal, Apr 25 07
Average
filmgal
1805 plays
65.
  Name the 80s Album - 10 questions - 6 mins
I'll give you the artist and release date, you name the album.
Average, 10 Qns, deflprd, Apr 03 11
Average
deflprd
4833 plays
66.
  80s Albums And Groups - 10 questions - 3 mins
For those of you stuck in the 80's- I hope you enjoy my first foray into the world of quiz creation!
Average, 10 Qns, map, Jun 22 18
Average
map
Jun 22 18
4572 plays
67.
  Wonderful 80s - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give you the song title and you tell me who the great artist is to record it.
Average, 10 Qns, jenle27, Sep 19 11
Average
jenle27
3538 plays
68.
  80s Movie Music Trivia - 15 questions - 4 mins
Test your knowledge of the movies and the music of the 80s.
Average, 15 Qns, weezette, Dec 04 09
Average
weezette
4931 plays
69.
  80s Music Brain Bender - 10 questions - 4 mins
I wasn't around in the eighties, but I know so much it seems like I was!
Average, 10 Qns, raptorx2, Apr 22 05
Average
raptorx2
1644 plays
70.
  The New Romantics - 10 questions - 3 mins
If you were a teenager in the 80s, chances are you listened to these!
Average, 10 Qns, ladyphantasma, May 01 06
Average
ladyphantasma
696 plays
71.
  Totally 80s - 10 questions - 3 mins
Remember the days of big hair and spandex? I MISS THE 80s! I give you the song, you name the band.
Average, 10 Qns, heffshoney, Jun 18 03
Average
heffshoney
4539 plays
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