Questions from this week’s trivia night at Cinners:
1. What is the only song to reach #1 on the Rock charts and #2 on the R&B charts simultaneously?
2. Who was booed off stage on October 9, 1981, while performing as an opening act for the Rolling Stones?
3. Which lead guitarist lost a finger chopping wood with his brother?
4. Who sings backup on Steve Winwood’s Higher Love?
5. Neil Bogart was the founder of the music label that signed artists KISS, Cher, and the Village People. Name the label.
6. Korn performed the song “Word Up!” which was written and originally recorded by which group?
7. Which female singer attacked a reporter after disembarking from a flight to Thailand, when the reporter said “Welcome to Bangkok”?
Name the artists and titles of the following songs, which permanently changed the artists from “cool” to “adult contemporary”:
8. Name this tune.
9. Name this tune.
10. Name the artist who jumped the shark with “Wildest Dreams“.
Answers after the jump.
1. Queen’s “Another One Bites the Dust”
3. Jerry Garcia
4. Chaka Khan
5. Casablanca Records
8. Filter, “Take a Picture”
9. Boston, “Amanda”
10. Moody Blues