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Quiz December 2010


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Joseph from Morgantown, WV is the winner of this month's cool and comfortable

SongFacts t-shirt. :coolio:

Here are the answers:

1. What all-male group sold over 20 million albums after adding a female lead singer?

Black Eyed Peas

They added singer Stacy Ferguson (Fergie).

2. What #1 hit in both the U.S. and UK was also the name of a movie starring the band who recorded it?

"Help!" by The Beatles.

"A Hard Day's Night" by The Beatles.

3. What famous song from the '70s has some Arabic words in the lyrics?

"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen from their 1975 album, 'A Night At The Opera'.

The arabic word, "Bismillah" is exclaimed 3 times in the lyrics.

4. What famous male vocalist has two adopted daughters?


Brian Wilson

Steven Curtis Chapman

5. What European singer with a one-word stage name has sold the most albums worldwide since 2007?


Her debut album, Rockferry, has sold over 6.5 million copies worldwide since it's release in early 2008.

6. What Top-10 hit (both U.S. and UK) from the '90s has a 3-word title with each word ending in 'Y'.

"Truly Madly Deeply" by Savage Garden

7. Until 1997, what was the biggest-selling single in the UK?

"Do They Know It's Christmas?" by Band Aid

Released in late 1984 to raise funds for famine relief in Ethiopia, the single remained the biggest selling single in the UK until it was surpassed

by Elton John's single, "Candle In The Wind 1997".

8. What famous singer's father was a baseball player who won a World Series?

Tim McGraw.

His father was Tug McGraw, winning pitcher for the Philidelphia Phillies in the 1980 World Series.

9. What popular singer (not a rapper) was shot in the head in the '00s, but survived?

Marc Cohn

He was shot in the head during an attempted car jacking 8/7/2005 (fully recovered).

He is best known for his 1991 hits, "Walking In Memphis" and "Silver Thunderbird" and he also won a grammy award for Best New Artist, 1991.

10. What famous songwriter lived to be 100 years old?

Irving Berlin.

He lived to be 101 years of age. (May 11, 1888-Sep. 22, 1989)

Congratulations to Joseph and thanks to all who entered the Mighty Songfacts Trivia Quiz. :thumbsup:

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