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Re: Quiz -answer and then provide a question.

Postby Rayge » 07 Dec 2017, 20:07

OK. Name the first three artists to get to number one in the US singles charts after their death. One in 1967, one in 1971, and one in 1973.
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Postby Charlie O. » 07 Dec 2017, 20:19

Otis Redding
Janis Joplin
Jim Croce?
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Postby Rayge » 07 Dec 2017, 20:34

Charlie O. wrote:Otis Redding
Janis Joplin
Jim Croce?


Yep. Your turn, Charles.
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Postby Charlie O. » 07 Dec 2017, 20:40

Bother. Hang on.
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Postby Charlie O. » 07 Dec 2017, 20:48

What #1 album (US, UK & elsewhere) had the phrase "PHIL + RONNIE" scrawled into the deadwax on at least one early vinyl pressing?
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 07 Dec 2017, 21:19

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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 08 Dec 2017, 10:47

UK Christmas No.2's

Christmas songs that were kept off the top slot but by whom?

1975 - Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
1984 - Wham! - Last Christmas
1987 - The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York
1994 - Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
2003 - The Darkness - Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)
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Postby Diamond Dog » 08 Dec 2017, 10:53

75 & 84 are Bohemian Rhapsody & Do They know It's Xmas.
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 08 Dec 2017, 11:16

They are DD

1975 - Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
1984 - Wham! - Last Christmas
1987 - The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York
1994 - Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
2003 - The Darkness - Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)
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Postby the masked man » 10 Dec 2017, 18:48

Pogues is, I believe, Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys.

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Postby Ranking Ted » 10 Dec 2017, 21:16

the masked man wrote:Pogues is, I believe, Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys.

...pretty sure that's right. Just finished my first term at University so its a fairly evocative time for me. Was also just about getting to the end of my interest in what was in the pop charts as well.

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Postby Rayge » 10 Dec 2017, 23:22

2003 was Mad World by Gary Jules
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Postby PENK » 11 Dec 2017, 11:56

Was ‘94 Mr Blobby?
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Postby Dor-Relip Hotels and Bathings » 11 Dec 2017, 12:16

which DOG wasoperated on and then opened his door to FUN TIMES in the second half of 1961?
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Postby Dor-Relip Hotels and Bathings » 11 Dec 2017, 13:07

clue: it wasn’t REALLY a dog ;)
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 12 Dec 2017, 00:00

the masked man and Rayge are correct.
Penk is not.

1975 - Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
1984 - Wham! - Last Christmas
1987 - The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York
1994 - Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
2003 - The Darkness - Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)

A clue for 1994's topper:

Chucking up a baked potato can be dangerous.
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Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Dec 2017, 06:13

Tom Waits For No One wrote:the masked man and Rayge are correct.
Penk is not.

1975 - Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
1984 - Wham! - Last Christmas
1987 - The Pogues - Fairytale Of New York
1994 - Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
2003 - The Darkness - Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)

A clue for 1994's topper:

Chucking up a baked potato can be dangerous.


:lol:

East 17... was it "Stay Another Day"?
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 12 Dec 2017, 06:43

Correct.

3 our of 5 for DD so you’re on next.
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Postby Diamond Dog » 12 Dec 2017, 11:42

A frontman for a very famous band provided backing vocals for "Never Let Her Slip Away" by Andrew Gold.... who?
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