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  One Word Title Songs In Other Words great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Decipher the one word song title and then match it to the artist or band.
Easier, 10 Qns, bigjohnsludge, Oct 28 22
Easier
bigjohnsludge gold member
Oct 28 22
392 plays
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  Opposite Elvis - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give you the opposite of an Elvis Presley song; you tell me what it should be. For example, if I said, "You Haven't a Man," the opposite of You is I, the opposite of haven't is have, the opposite of man is woman, so the song is "I Have a Woman."
Easier, 10 Qns, Ilona_Ritter, Nov 13 22
Easier
Ilona_Ritter gold member
Nov 13 22
207 plays
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  Music According To Babel Fish - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, Benutzername, Dec 27 09
Difficult
Benutzername
392 plays
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  Hard Rock Songs In Other Words best quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
Here are some of the best Classic Hard Rock and Metal songs of all time in other words. Figure out the song and then match it up to the correct band. Party On Headbangers! This ain't your Gramma's music.
Easier, 15 Qns, bigjohnsludge, Sep 25 22
Easier
bigjohnsludge gold member
Sep 25 22
228 plays
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  Sing a Song of - Oh Wait top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Can you work out the real names of the following ten songs, given to you in other words, by the musically inclined Eggheads? Music, Maestro!
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Aug 30 22
Easier
Creedy gold member
Aug 30 22
344 plays
6.
  More Hard Rock Songs In Other Words popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
Here are some of the best Classic Hard Rock/Metal songs of all time in other words. Figure out the song and then match it up to the correct band. Party On Headbangers! This ain't your Gramma's music.
Average, 15 Qns, bigjohnsludge, Sep 26 22
Average
bigjohnsludge gold member
Sep 26 22
100 plays
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  Song For The Asking Song For The Asking editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, Creedy, May 22 22
Average
Creedy gold member
May 22 22
3938 plays
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  Music Wordplay - 10 questions - 6 mins
Can you work out the names of these once popular songs from the mixed wordplay clues given? Have fun. (Aside: "Music, Maestro!")
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Aug 01 22
Average
Creedy gold member
Aug 01 22
229 plays
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  Alternative Titles great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Can you recognise these well known songs in which the titles have been given the opposite meaning? This quiz combines two of my favourite topics - a passion for music and for wordplay.
Average, 10 Qns, musicmonkeyman, Dec 23 20
Average
musicmonkeyman
Dec 23 20
10495 plays
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  Song Opposites - 10 questions - 5 mins
Just take each word of the question, find its opposite, then put it all together and it will make a song title.
Average, 10 Qns, Fi B, Feb 21 05
Average
Fi B
17211 plays
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  Musical Definitions great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
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".
Easier, 10 Qns, suomy, Dec 08 12
Easier
suomy
874 plays
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  Famous Classical Composers In Other Words - 10 questions - 4 mins
Each clue suggests a famous composer, often phonetically. Answers are LAST NAME only of composer, spelled correctly. Example) Clue: England's island - Britain; Composer: Benjamin Britten; You write: Britten.
Easier, 10 Qns, Nealzineatser, Jan 14 22
Easier
Nealzineatser gold member
Jan 14 22
208 plays
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  Belt It Out With Me - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, logcrawler, Sep 22 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
413 plays
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  Leave My Lyrics Alone - 10 questions - 3 mins
What would happen if these hit songs were attacked by thesaurus-toting crossword addicts? Play here to choose which musical artist achieved success by NOT singing the particular lyrical interpretation presented in each question.
Average, 10 Qns, kiwilad, Aug 05 22
Average
kiwilad
Aug 05 22
751 plays
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  Who Sang THAT Song? - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, logcrawler, Apr 06 12
Average
logcrawler gold member
775 plays
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  That's Not What I Wrote! - 10 questions - 3 mins
I have altered the words in a song's title, but have retained the overall meaning. You have to provide the name of the group or singer who recorded it. Bon chance, tout le monde.
Average, 10 Qns, mickdoxey, May 19 21
Average
mickdoxey
May 19 21
229 plays
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  Folk Songs -- In Other Words great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, Zbeckabee, Apr 13 09
Average
Zbeckabee
781 plays
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  Rock Antonyms - 10 questions - 6 mins
I'll give you an opposite title of a well known rock song from the 1980s-90s and you guess the correct title. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, diamondjim68, Sep 13 12
Average
diamondjim68
617 plays
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  Pop Artists In Other Words - 20 questions - 11 mins
Give me the name of the artist or group from the alternative name I give. Have fun!
Very Difficult, 20 Qns, scsloth, Nov 07 07
Very Difficult
scsloth
8323 plays
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  A Song By Any Other Name - 10 questions - 8 mins
I'll give a situation that suggests the title of the song, and you supply the name. Simple enough.
Difficult, 10 Qns, billybob87, Nov 07 07
Difficult
billybob87
8558 plays
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  Oldie Moldies -- In Other Words #1 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, Zbeckabee, Apr 24 09
Tough
Zbeckabee
780 plays
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  PleAse HeLp UnScrAmbLe ThEse LYricS! - 10 questions - 11 mins
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, logcrawler, Jul 18 13
Tough
logcrawler gold member
438 plays
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  PleAse HeLp UnScrAmbLe ThEse LYricS! # 3 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
SEe if yOU can detRermiNe wHat '60s anD '70s tUnes aRe beinG reFereNcEd heRe!
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Jun 17 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
313 plays
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  Oldie Moldies -- In Other Words #2 - 10 questions - 7 mins
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, Zbeckabee, Jan 31 09
Tough
Zbeckabee
599 plays
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  Rock Song Titles Reworded - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, no_1_gracie, Nov 07 07
Average
no_1_gracie
6353 plays
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  Earworms for Dummies - 10 questions - 6 mins
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.)
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Nov 05 14
Average
Kankurette gold member
250 plays
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  A Song By Any Other Name 2! - 10 questions - 8 mins
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, billybob87, Dec 12 09
Difficult
billybob87
5354 plays
28.
  In Other Words: Operatically Speaking - 10 questions - 8 mins
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, triviasoprano, Nov 07 07
Difficult
triviasoprano
433 plays
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  In Other Words Rock Groups - 10 questions - 6 mins
I will give you an alternative name for a rock group. You figure out the correct name. For example if I say 'The Bugs' You, of course will answer 'The Beatles'.
Tough, 10 Qns, egotist, Jul 15 22
Tough
egotist
Jul 15 22
4350 plays
30.
  Nominate that Ditty! - 20 questions - 10 mins
Can you identify the song titles from their verbosely paraphrased forms? (No punctuation necessary.)
Tough, 20 Qns, alkmene, Nov 07 07
Tough
alkmene
1555 plays
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  Pop Music In Other Words - 10 questions - 8 mins
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, kevinl75, Dec 17 10
Impossible
kevinl75
7160 plays
32.
  Rock Antonyms 2 - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is a continuation of my last quiz. Just pick the opposite song title of the capital letters. Good luck and have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, diamondjim68, Aug 05 22
Average
diamondjim68
Aug 05 22
464 plays
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  Synonym Songs: Rock and Alternative Style - 10 questions - 8 mins
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, broadwaygrl621, Nov 07 07
Impossible
broadwaygrl621
1227 plays
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