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Music Trivia 1970-2022

Figure out what the answers are to these musical questions! Which of the Beatles died first?
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Year
Question
Answer
1970
What metal band released the album, Paranoid?
Black Sabbath
1971
The Doors frontman, Jim Morrison, dies how?
Overdose
1972
Elton John releases what hit from the album Honky Chateau?
Rocket Man
1973
Pink Floyd releases what big album with 8 songs?
The Dark Side of the Moon
1974
This song was released by Barbara Streisand made for a movie with the same name
The Way We Were
1975
Queen's most memorable song was released this year. What is it?
Bohemian Rhapsody
1976
What music genre starts to fall this year?
Disco
1977
The king of rock died this year. Who is it?
Elvis Presley
1978
Which iconic rock band debuted this year? Hint: They're runnin' with the devil.
Van Halen
1979
Pink Floyd releases another great album, which is?
The Wall
1980
AC/DC releases an amazing classic rock album. You name it!
Back in Black
1981
This classic reggae star dies of cancer sadly. WHO IS IT??
Bob Marley
1982
Thriller is released by who?
Michael Jackson
1983
A hair and makeup band starts to perform without their classic makeup. What band?
Kiss
1984
What metal band releases Ride the Lightning and changes metal for good?
Metallica
1985
Lionel Richie wins album of the year with which album?
Can't Slow Down
1986
Which song is released by Bon Jovi that made an impact on rock?
Livin' on a Prayer
1987
Who becomes the first woman to be inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame?
Aretha Franklin
1988
What genre of music starts to climb the ranks?
Hip Hop
1989
The 31st Grammy awards are hosted by who?
Billy Crystal
1990
Stevie Ray Vaughn dies in what kind of crash?
Helicopter
1991
What album comes out to change rock for good and make Grunge a thing?
Nevermind
1992
Who gets their own tribute concert this year?
Freddie Mercury
1993
Which member of Pearl Jam is arrested due to public drunkness?
Eddie Vedder
1994
Michael Jackson marries who's daughter?
Elvis Presley
1995
Coolio releases what hit song that was parodied by Weird Al Yankovic?
Gangsta's Paradise
1996
Which female artist wins four awards this year for her music?
Alanis Morissette
Year
Question
Answer
1997
Which Hip Hop/Rapper was killed just one year after his friend was murdered?
Notorious B.I.G.
1998
Which Hip Hop duo releases Aquemini?
Outkast
1999
Eminem releases this big LP, which shows us his alter ego?
The Slim Shady LP
2000
Green Day comes in with another album with some good songs called...
American Idiot
2001
Jay-Z comes out with the new album which s arguably his best...
The Blueprint
2002
What american music television comes out to view people's musical abilities?
American Idol
2003
What type of rock starts to climb the ranks as other genres fall?
Punk Rock
2004
Coldplay's Clocks wins what award?
Record of the Year
2005
Maroon 5 wins what award with his debut?
Best New Artist
2006
Shakira's single, ____ sells 266,500 downloads in its first week.
Hips Don't Lie
2007
Fall Out Boy thanks someone for the ______
Memories
2008
Beyonce releases what hit song?
Single Ladies
2009
Green Day sings about how many guns?
21
2010
The song Tik Tok is released by who?
Kesha
2011
What school shooting song is released this year by Foster The People
Pumped Up Kicks
2012
Who released Somebody that I used to know?
Gotye
2013
What does Daft Punk and Pharrell Williams wanna do?
Get Lucky
2014
Katy Perry releases this song featuring Juicy J...
Dark Horse
2015
Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa collab with what popular movie franchise?
Fast and Furious
2016
Which legends died this year? Hint: Purple Rain and Ziggy Stardust.
Prince and David Bowie
2017
AC/DC's Malcolm Young died of this during 2017.
Dementia
2018
Who died of an accidental drug overdose this and made Hip Hop music?
Mac Miller
2019
Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus made this Country Hip Hop bop..
Old Town Road
2020
A Van Halen died this year to Cancer. Who was it?
Eddie Van Halen
2021
Justin Bieber Releases this album with a few good songs.
Justice
2022
Which singer/actor died this year sadly with no death cause?
Meatloaf
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