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These quizzes concern anything musical with something in common e.g. song titles, songs themselves, the questions and answers have a common theme or name ... sort of like cousins twice removed.
1,932 quizzes and 27,048 trivia questions.
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  The Wedding DJ's Miss List great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are ten songs that are probably best not played at a wedding reception. Match the artists associated with them.
Easier, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 08 16
Easier
darksplash gold member
Jul 08 16
722 plays
2.
  Great Ironies In Music best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In language, "irony" is often misinterpreted. Many people perceive "Murphy's Law" situations to be ironic, when in fact they are just unlucky. The actual irony comes from paradoxical circumstances, and this quiz relates to ten music related ironies.
Tough, 10 Qns, DUFFMONKEY, Jul 22 22
Tough
DUFFMONKEY
Jul 22 22
4080 plays
3.
  The Longest Ones Are the Best Ones great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Many artists have gone outside the box and created songs that are over five minutes in length. Can you match up these songs with the correct recording artist?
Easier, 10 Qns, linkan, Jan 14 19
Easier
linkan gold member
Jan 14 19
448 plays
4.
  Four Word Song Titles great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
All the songs in my quiz will also have a four-word title,and many genres are featured. Good luck, and hope that you enjoy it.
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Sep 04 13
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
650 plays
5.
  Popular Music Anthems popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Popular songs and music often have had a second life when groups adopt the song as an anthem for their cause. How much do you know about some of these songs?
Average, 15 Qns, SixShutouts66, Jul 09 20
Average
SixShutouts66 gold member
Jul 09 20
270 plays
6.
  Musical Links On A Chain popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Each question alludes cryptically to three songs. Your job is to identify the link between them
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jan 02 18
Average
darksplash gold member
Jan 02 18
284 plays
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  Artless, Breathless, or Even Less popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some questions on songs, albums and performers that could be described by one or more of the words in the quiz title.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, May 29 12
Average
looney_tunes editor
521 plays
8.
  My Sincerest Apogees popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
An apogee can be defined as "the highest point of something". This quiz outlines musicians that following successful points of their careers, apologetically (or unapologetic-ally) blew their careers away.
Average, 10 Qns, apathy100, Jul 23 22
Average
apathy100 gold member
Jul 23 22
342 plays
9.
  A LONG, LONG Time Ago popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Each of these classic rock songs is seven minutes or more in length. You'll be asked to choose either the title or the artist. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, Coonielady, Jan 13 14
Tough
Coonielady
843 plays
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  Top of the Pops - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Top of the Pops" is a 1970 song by The Kinks. Such a boastful title, I'm the king of the castle and all that. So I went looking for other superlative type song titles and here's what was there.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Feb 09 11
Average
pollucci19 gold member
491 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Lulu did which tune from a 1967 movie?

From Quiz "Songs By Performers Whose Name Begins With "L""




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  "Flash, Bang, Wallop" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
All of the following are about songs having something to do with various sorts of pictures.
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Apr 02 13
Average
Christinap
361 plays
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  Response Songs popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
All of these songs were written as responses to other songs. How many of them do you know?
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Dec 09 18
Average
DrLoveGun
Dec 09 18
266 plays
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  Songs That Criticize the Music Industry - 10 questions - 4 mins
Over the years, many musicians have written songs that criticize the industry that they are in. People become professional musicians, then realize it's not what they thought. How many of these songs do you know?
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Jul 28 20
Average
DrLoveGun
Jul 28 20
182 plays
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  Hit Songs Hated by their Makers - 10 questions - 4 mins
Just because you wrote a song and just because it became a hit, it does not mean that you like the song. These artists didn't like their hits.
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Jan 09 19
Average
DrLoveGun
Jan 09 19
394 plays
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  Bad Moon on the Rise popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many songs about predicting bad things coming up - name the artists of the following songs about those bad moons on the rise!
Average, 10 Qns, merylfederman, Jul 21 16
Average
merylfederman gold member
Jul 21 16
349 plays
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  Less Than Perfect popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Don't you just hate it when a plan doesn't quite come together or something is not as it should be? The following songs touch on things that fail to hit the mark.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, May 11 12
Average
pollucci19 gold member
575 plays
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  Prayer, Where, Care, Chair, Hair - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the band or artist to its song or album. The words prayer, where, care, chair or hair will be in the song/album title.
Average, 10 Qns, madasasnake, Oct 07 18
Average
madasasnake
Oct 07 18
238 plays
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  Irking the Purists popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
'Irk the Purists' is a song by the Wirral band Half Man Half Biscuit, to the tune of 'Give Me Oil in My Lamp', which makes fun of music snobbery. This quiz uses the lyrics of the song as a basis, and is part of my Lyrics Series.
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Aug 01 19
Average
Kankurette gold member
Aug 01 19
164 plays
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  The Lyrics Aren't True For the Artist - 10 questions - 4 mins
In all of these songs, the artist said something about himself or herself that wasn't true. How many of these can you name?
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Jun 22 18
Average
DrLoveGun
Jun 22 18
219 plays
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  More Hit Songs Hated by their Makers - 10 questions - 4 mins
Just because you wrote a hit song doesn't mean you like the song. This quiz has 10 examples of such artists.
Average, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Jan 21 19
Average
DrLoveGun
Jan 21 19
216 plays
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  The Edge of Glory & Other 'Same Song' Tales popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
When Lady Gaga released 'The Edge of Glory', there were accusations it resembled another song. It's not an uncommon claim in music. Let's explore some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 23 22
Average
darksplash gold member
Jul 23 22
271 plays
22.
  Stop Being So Meme! - 10 questions - 4 mins
The rise of the internet and social media has seen various songs associated with internet memes. Some are well-known, and others are a little more obscure.
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Jun 11 21
Average
Kankurette gold member
Jun 11 21
181 plays
23.
  Politically Incorrect Tunes - 10 questions - 5 mins
Nobody was bothered by these when they were hits. Nowadays somebody, somewhere might be offended (or pretend to be). Take this quiz at your own risk. Chart positions are U.S. Billboard Pop charts.
Tough, 10 Qns, JRooowe, Mar 16 14
Tough
JRooowe gold member
682 plays
24.
  Sounds Like a Bucket - 10 questions - 4 mins
I was on FunTrivia when a bucket started talking to me. It advised me that if it sounds like a bucket, looks like bucket or walks like a bucket...it must be a bucket. These songs contain items that sound like a bucket.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Sep 18 11
Average
pollucci19 gold member
472 plays
25.
  Secrets in Music Through the Years. popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz about some of the many songs through the years by various artists that had to do with secrets.
Difficult, 10 Qns, shanteyman, Sep 04 12
Difficult
shanteyman
380 plays
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  Wait....What Did He Just Sing? - 10 questions - 7 mins
Have you ever listened to a song that was so incredibly fast that you thought "Wait... What did he just sing?" I have. Here are some insanely fast songs.
Tough, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Mar 28 12
Tough
salami_swami gold member
471 plays
27.
  Leave It In - Nobody Will Notice popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Why would an artist leave a mistake in the final take of a song they record? Who knows? But since I first noticed a mistake in one of my favorite songs many years ago I've been surprised at the number of recordings having errors in them.
Tough, 10 Qns, wilbill, Sep 06 16
Tough
wilbill gold member
Sep 06 16
259 plays
28.
  It Was a First - 10 questions - 4 mins
Everything has to have a first time or be the first of something. These questions are all about firsts that happened in popular music.
Average, 10 Qns, rubytops, Feb 18 11
Average
rubytops gold member
587 plays
29.
  Mistakes in Popular Songs - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many popular songs have things in them that weren't supposed to be in them. That doesn't necessarily stop the song from being a hit. How many of these do you know?
Tough, 10 Qns, DrLoveGun, Feb 13 21
Tough
DrLoveGun
Feb 13 21
239 plays
30.
  Just A Moment! - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about song lyrics that include the words, "Just" or "Moment". Tell me the movie or show, the writer, or whatever is asked for. Merrily you should roll along!
Average, 10 Qns, mpkitty, Oct 25 13
Average
mpkitty
385 plays
31.
  Musical Guns - 10 questions - 5 mins
All of these songs feature a gun or guns. How many of them do you know?
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Nov 30 10
Tough
Rowena8482
357 plays
32.
  Which Song or Artist Doesn't Belong? - 10 questions - 6 mins
In each question, you'll be given four songs or four artists. Choose the one different from the other three. There will be a clue in the question as to what the other three have in common, and the solution must fit the clue.
Difficult, 10 Qns, InXanadu, Sep 22 03
Difficult
InXanadu
749 plays
33.
  Easy Music Links - 10 questions - 5 mins
All you have to do is choose the most likely common thread between each of these three recordings.
Average, 10 Qns, Tristan., Oct 28 06
Average
Tristan.
671 plays
34.
  Unusual Words in Song Lyrics - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many songwriters have extensive vocabularies, and like to show them off in their lyrics. Let's see if you can match these rarely used words with the mostly classic rock songs in which they appear!
Tough, 10 Qns, bringiton7, Dec 14 17
Tough
bringiton7
Dec 14 17
184 plays
35.
  Band on the Run - 10 questions - 3 mins
An assortment of music questions having to do with the "Band" or "Run".
Tough, 10 Qns, mdh16146, May 26 14
Tough
mdh16146
330 plays
36.
  Bawdy Ballads - 10 questions - 5 mins
For as long as there has been music, there have been songs that are a bit on the risque side. Most of these songs do not involve vulgar language, but are excellent examples of "double entendre" at its best.
Tough, 10 Qns, daver852, Jul 20 07
Tough
daver852 gold member
531 plays
37.
  Egotistical Songs or Lyrics - 10 questions - 3 mins
Enough about you, let's talk about me! Songs in which artists hold themselves in high esteem (70's, 80's, 90's)
Average, 10 Qns, tracyb555, Jan 21 11
Average
tracyb555
3826 plays
38.
  Music Samples and Sources - 10 questions - 7 mins
Many forms of music utilize the technique of sampling, or taking a small portion of another song and playing it in a new context. Here's a quiz on some samples and the original tracks from which they came. Hope you enjoy.
Impossible, 10 Qns, neon000, Jun 11 21
Impossible
neon000 gold member
Jun 11 21
460 plays
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