Music themed Trivia Rounds

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Music themed Trivia Rounds

Postby blindlemonjefferson » 29 Mar 2021, 19:15

Attending my 63826718th Zoom quiz night next week, and have been asked to lead a round. Last time, I did an audio round where I'd play the original version of a song that was popularized by a different artist, and ask people to name the song/artist, for example Prince's version of Nothing Compares 2 U, Bruce Springsteen's version of Blinded by the LIght, etc etc.

I want to do another music round, but am struggling to think of a fun theme. Wondering if anyone has had any advice or themes that they've had success with (either as host or participant)
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Re: Music themed Trivia Rounds

Postby The Fish » 29 Mar 2021, 20:02

Artists named after fim titles/charavters

Them, They Might Be Giants, All About Eve, Duran Duran, TRavis (Paris Texas of course NOT Taxi Driver) etc
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Re: Music themed Trivia Rounds

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 29 Mar 2021, 20:05

One song title - Two artists

Bad - Michael Jackson/U2
Hello - Adele/Lionel Richie
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Re: Music themed Trivia Rounds

Postby Positive Passion » 29 Mar 2021, 20:07

Unusual duets - prince and kate bush, don johnson and barbra streisand, warren beatty and madonna etc

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Re: Music themed Trivia Rounds

Postby Rorschach » 29 Mar 2021, 20:36

Original names of bands or singers who became famous under another name. - Johnny and the Self Abusers / Simple Minds
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