Music Intros Quiz Questions

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Quiz Round 01

  1. The Planets – Jupiter
  2. Gustav Holst

  3. I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free
  4. Nina Simone

  5. Soul Limbo
  6. Booker T & the MGs

  7. I Love to Love
  8. Tina Charles

  9. You Only Live Twice
  10. Nancy Sinatra

  11. The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll
  12. Prefab Sprout

  13. A Message to you Rudy
  14. The Specials

  15. Walls Come Tumbling Down
  16. The Style Council

  17. FEAR
  18. Ian Brown

  19. Lonely at the Top
  20. The Ordinary Boys

Quiz Round 02

  1. Four Seasons – Spring
  2. Antonio Vivaldi

  3. While My Guitar Gently Weeps
  4. The Beatles

  5. Jackie Wilson Said
  6. Van Morrison

  7. Better Love Next Time
  8. Dr Hook

  9. Robin (The Hooded Man)
  10. Clannad

  11. Papa Don’t Preach
  12. Madonna

  13. It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over
  14. Lenny Kravitz

  15. I Wanna Sex You Up
  16. Color Me Badd

  17. Good Riddance (Time of your life)
  18. Green Day

  19. Heartbeats
  20. Jose Gonzalez

Quiz Round 03

  1. Marriage of Figaro
  2. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  3. Shake
  4. Otis Redding

  5. Woman in Love
  6. Barbara Streisland

  7. Under My Thumb
  8. The Rolling Stones

  9. And the Beat Goes On
  10. The Whispers

  11. Fast Car
  12. Tracey Chapman

  13. Tomorrow’s Just Another Day
  14. Madness

  15. Your Love Gets Sweeter
  16. Finlay Quaye

  17. 2 Princes
  18. The Spin Doctors

  19. Love me Like You
  20. The Magic Numbers

Quiz Round 04

  1. Ode to Joy
  2. Ludwig van Beethoven

  3. Superstar
  4. The Carpenters

  5. Voodoo Child
  6. Jimi Hendrix

  7. Disco Inferno
  8. The Tramps

  9. 20th Century Boy
  10. T-Rex

  11. Dub be good to me
  12. Beats International (feat. Lindy)

  13. 36 D
  14. The Beautiful South

  15. I Miss You
  16. Blink 182

  17. She Moves in Her Own Way
  18. The Kooks

  19. Love It When You Call
  20. The Feeling

Quiz Round 05

  1. The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
  2. Georg Friedrich Handel

  3. La Vie en Rose
  4. Edith Piaf

  5. Pictures of Matchstick Men
  6. Status Quo

  7. Rapper’s Delight
  8. The Sugar Hill Gang

  9. The Lovecats
  10. The Cure

  11. Vienna
  12. Ultravox

  13. Greatest Love of All
  14. Whitney Houston

  15. Married with children
  16. Oasis

  17. Complicated
  18. Avril Lavigne

  19. She’s So Lovely
  20. Scouting for Girls

Quiz Round 06

  1. Montagues & Capulates
  2. Sergei Prokofiev

  3. Waterloo Sunset
  4. The Kinks

  5. Matthew & Son
  6. Cat Stevens

  7. S.O.S.
  8. Abba

  9. Tell her about it
  10. Billy Joel

  11. The One I Love
  12. R.E.M.

  13. Children
  14. Robert Miles

  15. If I had 1,000,000 dollars
  16. Barenaked Ladies

  17. Mercy
  18. Duffy

  19. One Day Like This
  20. Elbow

Quiz Round 07

  1. Rhapsody in Blue
  2. George Gershwin

  3. If paradise is half as nice
  4. Amen Corner

  5. Leader of the Pack
  6. The Shangri-Las

  7. Mandy
  8. Barry Manilow

  9. De do do do de da da da
  10. The Police

  11. Wicked Game
  12. Chris Isaac

  13. Waterfall
  14. The Stone Roses

  15. Something for the weekend
  16. The Divine Comedy

  17. Back to Black
  18. Amy Winehouse

  19. Butterfly
  20. Crazy Town

Quiz Round 08

  1. Morning from Peer Gynt
  2. Edvard Grieg

  3. Runaway
  4. Del Shannon

  5. Johnny B Goode
  6. Chuck Berry

  7. Pick up the pieces
  8. Average White Band

  9. Step On
  10. Happy Mondays

  11. Hey You
  12. The Quireboys

  13. Opposites Attract
  14. Paula Abdul

  15. Give me a little more time
  16. Gabrielle

  17. Love Machine
  18. Girls Aloud

  19. Laura
  20. Scissor Sisters

Quiz Round 09

  1. Dance of the sugar plum fairy
  2. Tchaikovsky

  3. My Tambourine Man
  4. The Byrds

  5. Day Tripper
  6. The Beatles

  7. Love & understanding
  8. Cher

  9. A little respect
  10. Erasure

  11. How soon is now?
  12. The Smiths

  13. Ordinary World
  14. Duran Duran

  15. Saltwater
  16. Julian Lennon

  17. Smile
  18. Lily Allen

  19. Hey there Delilah
  20. Plain White Ts

Quiz Round 10

  1. Air on a G string
  2. Johann Sebastien Bach

  3. A Hazy Shade of Winter
  4. Simon & Garfunkel

  5. Rasputin
  6. Boney M

  7. Could you be loved
  8. Bob Marley & the Wailers

  9. People Everyday
  10. Arrested Development

  11. The only one I know
  12. The Charlatans

  13. Free
  14. Ultra Nate

  15. Pure Shores
  16. All Saints

  17. Starz in their eyes
  18. Just Jack

  19. Just the way you are
  20. Bruno Mars

Quiz Round 11

  1. Water Music
  2. Georg Friedrich Handel

  3. Voodoo Child
  4. Jimi Hendrix

  5. California Girls
  6. The Beach Boys

  7. All the Young Dudes
  8. Mott the Hoople

  9. Give it up
  10. KC and the Sunshine Band

  11. Blue Monday 88
  12. New Order

  13. The Riverboat Song
  14. Ocean Colour Scene

  15. Superstar
  16. Jamelia

  17. Untouched
  18. The Veronicas

  19. Someone like you
  20. Adele

Quiz Round 12 (Christmas theme)

  1. Four Seasons – Winter
  2. Antonio Vivaldi

  3. Last Christmas
  4. Wham!

  5. All I want for Christmas is you
  6. Mariah Carey

  7. Little Saint Nick
  8. The Beach Boys

  9. Stop the Cavalry
  10. Jona Lewie

  11. Christmas Wrapping
  12. The Waitresses

  13. Driving Home for Christmas
  14. Chris Rea

  15. In Dulci Jubilo
  16. Mike Oldfield

  17. A Spaceman came Travelling
  18. Chris de Burgh

  19. Baby it’s cold outside
  20. Tom Jones & Cerys Matthews

Quiz Round 13

  1. The Barber of Seville
  2. Gioachino Rossini

  3. Solsbury Hill
  4. Peter Gabriel

  5. Let’s Dance
  6. David Bowie

  7. You’re my best friend
  8. Queen

  9. New Year’s Day
  10. U2

  11. Enjoy the silence
  12. Depeche Mode

  13. Why does my heart feel so bad?
  14. Moby

  15. A thousand miles
  16. Vanessa Carlton

  17. Can’t stop
  18. Red Hot Chili Peppers

  19. Mr Brightside
  20. The Killers

Quiz Round 14

  1. Ode to Joy
  2. Ludwig van Beethoven

  3. Love Child
  4. Diana Ross & The Supremes

  5. Sultans of Swing
  6. Dire Straits

  7. Smoke on the water
  8. Deep Purple

  9. I don’t like Mondays
  10. The Boomtown Rats

  11. Manic Monday
  12. The Bangles

  13. Dub be good to me
  14. Beats International (feat. Lindy)

  15. Money don’t matter 2 night
  16. Prince

  17. Starry Eyed Surprise
  18. Paul Oakenfold (feat. Shifty Shell Shock)

  19. Every teardrop is a waterfall
  20. Coldplay

Quiz Round 15 (Artists beginning with A)

  1. The Living Daylights
  2. A-ha

  3. Prince Charming
  4. Adam & the Ants

  5. Set fire to the rain
  6. Adele

  7. House of the rising sun
  8. The Animals

  9. Four Seasons – August
  10. Antonio Vivaldi

  11. Turn back time
  12. Aqua

  13. I bet you look good on the dance floor
  14. The Arctic Monkeys

  15. People everyday
  16. Arrested Development

  17. Let’s go round again
  18. Average White Band

  19. Sk8er Boi
  20. Avril Lavigne

Quiz Round 16

  1. Bolero
  2. Maurice Ravel

  3. Lyin’ Eyes
  4. The Eagles

  5. Mr Blue Sky
  6. ELO

  7. And She Was
  8. Talking Heads

  9. Welcome to the Jungle
  10. Guns ‘n’ Roses

  11. Earth Song
  12. Michael Jackson

  13. Goddess on a Hiway
  14. Mercury Rev

  15. Shut Up
  16. Black Eyed Peas

  17. Last Nite
  18. The Strokes

  19. Gangnam Style
  20. PSY

Quiz Round 17

  1. Music for the Royal Fireworks
  2. Georg Friedrich Handel

  3. Break on Through
  4. The Doors

  5. Albatross
  6. Fleetwood Mac

  7. Crocodile Rock
  8. Elton John

  9. Sweet Home Alabama
  10. Lynyrd Skynyrd

  11. Dignity
  12. Deacon Blue

  13. The Universal
  14. Blur

  15. Brimful of Asha
  16. Cornershop

  17. Pounding
  18. Doves

  19. Price Tag
  20. Jessie J