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    First go at a music quiz.

    This is a very first go ! Im not up to Phil ,Barry, Ellie and Denise's expertise at posting music quizzes so go gently.🤣 I only just remembered not to post the answers!
    1. Which English Sir has had No. l’s in the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s?
    2. Jimmy, Robert, John and John: can you identify this rock band from the first names of their original line-up?
    3. In what year did Elvis Presley die? (A bonus point for the month.)
    4. In 1975 Bohemian Rhapsody was number one for nine weeks. It was finally knocked off the top slot by a song with a name that appears in the lyrics of Bohemian Rhapsody. Name the song and the band that ended Queen’s number one success.
    5. Reginald Kenneth Dwight is better known by what name?
    6. Rihanna hit Umbrella was originally written with which other popstar in mind?
    7. Knights in White Satin was a 1967 hit for which band?
    8. Which talent show judge managed Westlife?
    9. Roger Taylor is the drummer in which band?
    10. Which music legend won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2016?
    11. Which song begins with the line, “I thought love was only true in fairy tales”?
    12. Which comedy double act scored a huge hit with the England football anthem Three Lions in 1996?
    13. Which single has had the longest uninterrupted run ever on the UK Singles Chart?
    14. Which 80s group, featuring Phil Collins, recently announced a reunion?
    15. What’s the name of the 1957 musical prison drama starring Elvis Presley?
    16. Who was the music producer commonly referred to as The Fifth Beatle
    17. Who originally recorded the classic ballad I Will Always Love You in 1973?
    18. Complete the first line of the Bill Withers hit: “Ain’t no sunshine…”
    19. What was the name of the band formed by Jack Bruce, Eric Clapton, and Ginger Baker?
    20. Which Motown star released the album Innervisions in 1973?
    21. Björn Again is a tribute band for which world-famous pop group?
    22. What is the name of the band who usually serve as the backing band for Bruce Springsteen?

    #2
    This looks really good deb. How long before you give the answer?
    😙
    when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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      #3
      Good one Debbie.

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        #4
        Deb how long have we got🎶🎶🎶🤷
        Initial diagnosis 7-4-2021 'suspected MND' confirmed by 2nd opinion 4th June 2021 ALS. Began with R foot limp and lots of falls. Generally weak. Mostly terrified.​​​​​​

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          #5
          Excellent quiz, but I still shan't get all the answers

          Richard
          Richard

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            #6
            Deb OMG, I actually know some answers in a music quiz 😲😲 🥳🥳

            Good work Debbie, thanks. xx

            ​Diagnosed 03/2007. Sporadic Definite ALS/MND Spinal (hand) Onset.
            Eye gaze user - No functional limbs - No speech - Feeding tube - Overnight NIV.

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              #7
              Great questions Debbie and I think I have 14 so far. Must try harder before you post the answers.
              I’m going to do this even if it kills me!

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                #8
                Blimeey, i even knew a few of these! Thanks
                Mum died with MND in 1979 – My sister and I have a wonky gene, probably inherited from mum. Reckon my MND started sometime in 2018.

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                  #9
                  I think 10. 😊
                  when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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                    #10
                    Brilliant quiz and as usual I know nothing. 👍😘🤗😍xx
                    Bulbar started Jan 2020. Mute and 100% tube fed but mobile and undefeated. Stay Strong 🤗😘🤗😁xx

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                      #11
                      Great quiz Deb, 15 for me I think 🤔
                      Janette x

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                        #12
                        Deb I'm cautiously optimistic I might beat my PB currently standing at 2 😂😂😂
                        Initial diagnosis 7-4-2021 'suspected MND' confirmed by 2nd opinion 4th June 2021 ALS. Began with R foot limp and lots of falls. Generally weak. Mostly terrified.​​​​​​

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                          #13
                          Oops so sorry... forgot to say answers on Wednesday.You can tell I'm a novice x

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                            #14
                            Me too LindaB thanks to my cousin being born the day Elvis died, that's 2 in the bag for me 😄 AND, I even know a few more - won't be a winning score, but a PB for sure - Deb can set it again 🤭 😘
                            ​Diagnosed 03/2007. Sporadic Definite ALS/MND Spinal (hand) Onset.
                            Eye gaze user - No functional limbs - No speech - Feeding tube - Overnight NIV.

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                              #15
                              Debs I sent your quiz to friends and family and they loved it. 😙
                              when i can think of something profound i will update this.

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