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60´s Music Quiz

Welcome to our free 60´s Music Quiz – with 23 questions in total.

Listen to great 1960´s songs and answer tricky questions.

The music can be played with your Spotify account – just click right here for the playlist.

This 60´s Music Quiz is for free and we hope you like it – Good Luck!


1

(Play the intro of the song The Way You Look Tonight from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com) Max 32 sec!

a) The New Jersey born artist Frank Sinatra delivered the song we just heard. What is the name of the song?

b) Frank Sinatra along with his friends Joey Bishop, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. to name a few formed a group in 1959. What was the group called?

c) Frank Sinatra was not only a singer but was also acclaimed as an actor and won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. The movie was released in 1953 and directed by Fred Zinneman, what is the name of the movie?

2

(Play the intro of the song Sittin ́On The Dock of the Bay from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com) Max 25 sec!

a) What is the name of the song that we heard, which was released posthumously as a single in 1968?

b) What is the name of the singer from Dawson, Georgia (USA)?

c) The American singer also wrote music to other artists, such as the song R.E.S.P.E.C.T, which was the artist who sang the hit song?

3

(Play the intro of the song Sweet Caroline from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com) Max 1 min!

a) We heard one of Neil Diamond’s most famous songs, what is the name of the song from 1969?

b) Speaking of Neil’s last name, a diamond is a gemstone and the hardest mineral found in nature. What element does a diamond consist of?

c) There is a great deal of number of elements; What elements do these chemical signs have?

1. H

2. Ca

3. Hg


FIVE QUICK MUSIC INTROES –  ”FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED”

To this part of the quiz you can choose to play ”first come, first served”. Play the songs until someone in the team for example stands up or raises his hand, then stop the music and require a response. If the answer is wrong, turn the song back on and let the other teams respond. (This is only a suggestion on how you can quiz. The participants can also write down the answer). You choose how much of the intro you want to play.

4

(Play the song Twist & Shout from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

Which artist/group performs the song?

5

(Play the song I Want You Back from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

Which artist/group performs the song?

6

(Play the song Let ́s Twist Again from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

Which artist/group performs the song?

7

(Play the song Stop! In the Name of Love from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

Which artist/group performs the song?

8

(Play the song Suspicious Minds from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

Which artist/group performs the song?


9

(Play the intro of the song God Only Knows from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

a) What’s the name of the song?

b) What is the name of the American band formed in the early 60’s in USA?

c) The band was formed in the state of California, what is the state capital?

10

(Play the intro of the song Bad Moon Rising from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com)

a) What is the name of the American rock band performing the song Bad Moon Rising?

b) The group is from California, USA. The state is the third largest by area, in the United States. But which two other states picks first and second place?

c) The group also wrote the famous song: Proud Mary in the late 60’s. Only two years after, Tina Turner did a cover of the song together with her ex-husband. What was Tina Tuners ex-husbands first name?

11

(Play the intro of the song My Cherie Amour from the list: 60s Music – MOQ.com) Max 20 sec!

a) What’s the name of Stevie Wonder’s 1969 hit?

b) Stevie Wonder has since the start had a record deal with the American record label: Motown Records. The name Motown comes from two words: Motor and Town. What is the name of a word like that, merging two words into one?

c) For which city is Motown a nickname for?


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