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Quiz May 2010

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Clinton from Cape Town, South Africa is this month's winner of a cool and comfortable

Songfacts t-shirt! :coolio:

Here are the answers:

1. Since 1990, what is the best-selling American band with no vowels in their name?

311 (They also have no consonants in their name)

2. What hit released in 2007 interpolates two famous classic rock songs?

"All Summer Long" by Kid Rock uses parts of "Werewolves of London" by Warren Zevon and "Sweet Home Alabama" by Lynyrd Skynyrd.

3. What famous singer owns an American theme park?

Dolly Parton- she owns Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

4. What famous female singer released cover versions of two Led Zeppelin songs in 2010?

Mary J. Blige: "Stairway To Heaven" and "Whole Lotta Love".

5. What famous musician has a 19-year-old daughter who is signed to a major record label?

Sting. His daughter Coco Sumner records for Island Records.

6. What song became a #1 U.S. hit when it was remixed with a rap part added?

"Opposites Attract" by Paula Abdul (with the Wild Pair) (Rap part by Derrick Delite)

"I'm Real" by Jennifer Lopez featuring Ja Rule (Rap part by Ja Rule)

"Red Red Wine" by UB40 (Rap part by Astro) 1988 longer version

7. In what U.S. hit from the '70s is part of the chorus in French?

"Lady Marmalade" by Labelle - "Voulez-vous coucher avec moi (ce soir)?"

8. What famous group took their name from a song released in 1973?

The Dixie Chicks - They took their name from the song, "Dixie Chicken" by Little Feat.

The Jets - They took their name from the song, "Bennie And The Jets" by Elton John.

Jet - They took their name from the song "Jet" by Paul McCartney & Wings.

9. What U.S. hit from the '80s starts with a girl laughing?

"Hungry Like The Wolf" by Duran Duran

10. What was the first U.S. #1 hit with a video made from footage shot by the band's fans?

"Bad Medicine" by Bon Jovi

Congratulations to our winner, Clinton, and thanks to all who entered this month's Mighty Songfacts Trivia Quiz. :thumbsup:

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