Showing posts with label song titles. Show all posts
Showing posts with label song titles. Show all posts

Oct 5, 2014

Listen to Your Mother!

Songs about Mama:
1. "Mama Said There'd Be ___ ___ ___" The Shirelles
2. "Mama Told Me ___ ___ ___" Three Dog Night
3. "___ ___ Mama" Cabaret
4. "Mama's Got a ____" The Who
5. "The Last of the ___ ___ Mamas"  Sophie Tucker







Answers:
1. Days Like This
www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQlImg2bm28
2.  Not to Come
www.youtube.com/watch?v=rKaQzQAlNn4
3. Don't Tell
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhIt69v0yzY
4. Squeeze Box
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZXoxH8HI7z8
5. Red Hot 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS-n8_mCuSE

Sep 15, 2014

Water, Water Everywhere...

Songs that mention water or bodies of same.

1. "____ River" Suicide spot?
2. "How High's the Water, ___?" Family discussion
3. "____Lake" The place to be for summer sun
4. "Moonlight ___" Voices singing about sticking around
5. "A Sleepy ___" Night on a tropical island









Answers:
1. Moody
www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLMbAq9r8Wk
2. Momma
 www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLMbAq9r8Wk
3. Indian
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qw7ubMgByYQ
4. Bay
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebuS01qjOas
5. Lagoon
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fmcWaIbLUMk

Sep 8, 2014

Fill in the titles to songs that ask the burning question: WHY?

1. "Why __  __ __ __ Love?" Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers
2. "Why __ __ __ __ You?" Reba
3. "Why __ __ __ You?" Showboat
4. "Why __ __ __...?" My Fair Lady
5. "Why __ __ __ __?" War



Answers:
1. "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=q96ylFiQK_I
2. "Why Haven't I Heard from You?"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-d7vAbKTmus
3. "Why Do I Love You?"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFhAzZv-Dsg
4. "Why Can't the English...?"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAYUuspQ6BY
5. "Why Can't We Be Friends?"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DmYLrxR0Y8

Aug 22, 2014

Body Parts

Sorry. That's what came to mind. Maybe too many CSI reruns!

1. What do you get from working your fingers to the bone, according to Hoyt Axton?
2. What do the Eagles contend you can't hide?
3. What have no rhythm, according to George Michael?
4. What can't Sir Mix-a-Lot lie about liking?
5. What body part is Little Anthony  apparently leaving behind?



Answers:
1. Bony Fingers
https://search.yahoo.com/search?ei=utf-8&fr=ytff1-yff29&p=song%20boney%20fingers&type=
2. Lyin' Eyes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-NlR54PqLw
3. guilty feet (from "Careless Whisper")
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izGwDsrQ1eQ
4. big butts (from "Baby Got Back")
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ImZTwYwCug
5.his head ("Going Out of My Head")
https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=A2KLqIKeZPdT1WsAZFX7w8QF

Aug 15, 2014

Let's Get This Party STARTed!

1. The Stones: "Start ___ ___"
2. Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme: "This Could Be the Start of ___ ___"
3. Billy Joel: "We Didn't Start ___ ___"
4. The Bee Gees: "I Started a ___"
5. John Lennon: "Just Like Starting ___"



Answers:
1. Me Up
www.youtube.com/watch?v=SGyOaCXr8Lw
2. Something Big
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHDmkv2gpX0
3. the Fire 
www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFTLKWw542g
4. Joke
www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSxuvNGSrmc
5. Over 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HLVXrAErlU


Aug 8, 2014

The World Is Too Much With Us

The title above is a quote from a poem by Wordsworth. If you think the modern world is worse than the world of yesterday, look at the poem and see what he said of his own time, around 1800.

But that's not a quiz. This is a quiz:

1. "Hey, did you happen to see the ___ ___ ___ in the World?" Charlie Rich
2. "Around the world, I ___ ___ ___" Frank Sinatra
3. "Don't they know it's ___ ___ of the world?" Skeeter Davis
4. "He's Got the Whole World ___ ___ ___" Kids' song
5. "My world is ___ ___ ___" The Supremes

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Answers:
1. Most Beautiful Girl
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhqbESuc2v8
2. searched for you
www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDa3iB43KUk
3. the end
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qgcy-V6YIuI
4. in His Hands
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1TK6gLtDO0E
5. Empty Without You
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymT9rQRbbYM

Aug 6, 2014

Hot Shots: Songs About Guns

Songs about Guns

1. "The Gun, the Gun, the Gun, the Gun, the Gun..." from what musical?
2. Who's got a gun, according to Aerosmith?
3. "I Didn't Know the Gun ___  ___"
4. "Big Iron ___  ___  ___" Marty Robbins
5. "Don't Take Your Guns ___   ____, Son" Johnny Cash




1. Chicago
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBM82Ju2kJU
2. Janie
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RqQn2ADZE1A
3. Was Loaded
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SGJMtnRMpjM
4. on His Hip
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGmUsJvRv7U
5. to Town
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMMp_llzBT4

Aug 1, 2014

Brothers & Sisters & Songs

Brothers & Sisters & Songs

1. Neil Diamond "Brother Love's ___  ___  ___"
2. The Hollies "He ___ ___, He's My Brother
3. America "Sister ___ ____"
4. Train "____,  ____ Sister"
5. Bing Crosby "Brother, Can You ____  ___ ___?"

Answers

1. Traveling Salvation Show
www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhGMmmd9Ixs
2. Ain't Heavy
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jl5vi9ir49g
3. Golden Hair
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIycEe59Auc
4. Hey, Soul
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVpv8-5XWOI
5. Spare a Dime
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eih67rlGNhU

Jul 31, 2014

"Say" Something!

Don't just sit there--Say Someone (Who Sang it?)

1. "Say, Say, Say" Two Superstars
2. "Don't Say Goodnight" 1 from above with his own band
3. "How Could You Believe Me When I Said I Loved You When You Know I've Been a Liar All My Life?" Two classic musical stars
4."What'd I Say?" The MAN
5. "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me" a girl with a big voice

Answers:
1. Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLEhh_XpJ-0
2.  Paul McCartney & Wings
www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRCgueckAXE
3. Jane Powell & Fred Astaire
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8q2fTSo8aoY 
4. Ray Charles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIqWwiC1BFI
5. Dusty Springfield
www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBwSN0Yw5l0

Jul 29, 2014

Anybody Hungry?

Name the fruit!
1. "I've Got a Lovely Bunch of ____" Danny Kaye
2. "____, ____, _____ ___, who's not ready, holler I." Jay & the Techniques
3. "Drink it right down, pass it all around, ___ ___ ___" Tommy James & the Shondelles
4. "(Trumpets, Drums, Cymbals), ____ Man!" Herbie Hancock
5. "Laaaah, la la, la la la, lahhhh! (Repeat) ____ ____"

1. Coconuts
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nf670orHKcA
2. Apples/Peaches/Pumpkin Pie
www.youtube.com/watch?v=5njDmUMhfa0
3. Sweet Cherry Wine
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARdlyyP8f4A
4. Watermelon 
www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjJaH40rArU
5. Juanita Banana
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fubCzOcOrQ

Jul 17, 2014

Quiz: Say "Ah!"

The song lyrics below hint at names that end in the "ah" sound.
1. "She take-a my money and run Venezuala."
2. "I never understood a single word he said..."
3. "I felt the knife in my hand, and she laughed no more."
4. "I'm so young and you're so old..."
5. "___ makes the mountains sound like folks were up there dying."









Answers:
1. Matilda
www.youtube.com/watch?v=5C-DShN82mc
2. Jeremiah
www.youtube.com/watch?v=yf-d-Ka30EY
3. Delilah
www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMMUve9nd4E
4. Diana
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPw5WiABUOA
5. Mariah
www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPw5WiABUOA

Jul 15, 2014

I Ain't 'Fraid of No Ghost!

How about some songs about ghosts?

1. Kingston Trio tells about Ghost Anne Boleyn
2. Johnny Cash. Dead Cowboys--need I say more?
3. A ghost's warning to Jerry Lee Lewis
4. Guy plans to propose on Halloween-Classics IV
5. Dickey Lee's date turns into an eerie experience











Answers:
1. "With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=6JKNl8gmESs
2. "Ghost Riders in the Sky"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mynzbmrtp9I
3. "Haunted House"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=857UlAih2PI
4. "Spooky"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAP84Zc_CYU
5. "Laurie"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0N4nyYS5aA

Jul 13, 2014

Today's Quiz: Angels Among Us



Title the Songs
1. She died in a car/train accident
2. She looks like an angel but she's...
3. It made his blood run cold. His angel is a ______!
4. She's attractive, especially her visual organs.
5. He's on his way to heaven.









Answers:
1. "Teen Angel"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=KG_VIcoiCFA
2. "The Devil in Disguise"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3_Q96eJr1k
3. "Centerfold"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqDjMZKf-wg
4. "Pretty Little Angel Eyes"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9Bo4cZOS3A
5. "Got a Date with an Angel"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd4WHxm3dz0

Jul 10, 2014

Today's Quiz: Soft Stuff

Name the artist most associated with these "soft" songs

1. "Killing Me Softly
2. "Softly, I Will Leave You"
3. "Soft Kitty"
4. "Come Softly to Me"
5. "Speak Softly, Love"








Answers:
1. Roberta Flack
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1eOsMc2Fgg
2. Frank Sinatra (version here is Matt Munro)
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQR5iDsuud8
3. Sheldon Cooper (or Penny!)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIp77PUvLTE 4. The Fleetwoods
www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgJwm9erBaQ
5. Andy Williams (Godfather theme)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82zt5Fk5YTc

Jun 7, 2014

Why? ~ Because!

1.  "____ Because" Elvis
2. "Because (___ ___ ___)" the Dave Clark Five
3. "Because ___ ___" Tony Bennett
4. "Because (You ___ ___ ___) Perry Como
5. "I Like ____ Because They Have No ____"






Answers:
1. Just  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pza0XsTaCTg&feature=kp
2. I Love You  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngSOaDk_LoM
3. of You   www.youtube.com/watch?v=i-4zvArJDGg
4. Come to Me  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEE37uP-6lo
5. Bananas/Bones  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3ZYP_xWSbI (We don't explain 'em; we just list 'em!)

Jun 5, 2014

Dust! Dirt! Beep-Beep-Beep!

In honor of the road work being done outside my window:
1. Dust: an easy one: Queen
2. Dust: should be just as easy: Kansas
3. Beep: an oldie by The Playmates
4. Detour: another oldie by Hank Thompson
5. Dirt: Sesame Street Gang








Answers

1. "Another One Bites the Dust" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY0WxgSXdEE&feature=kp
2. "Dust in the Wind" www.youtube.com/watch?v=tH2w6Oxx0kQ
3. "Beep, Beep" www.youtube.com/watch?v=enqNl7tdLR4
4. "Detour: There's a Muddy Road Ahead"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1Uf4kc2aTk
4. "Dirt, Dirt, Dirt"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAumwxTgkhM

May 29, 2014

Let's Get Physical!


1. " ____   _____ with Your Best Shot"  Pat Benatar
2. "Ain't that a ____ in the Head"  Dean Martin
3. "Another One _____  the ____" Queen
4. "The ____" Simon & Garfunkel
5. "_____ for Your Right (to Party) Beastie Boys





Answers:



1. Hit Me  www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRbXMWYMNno
2. Kick   www.youtube.com/watch?v=huKSm0tAvhs
3. Bites/Dust   www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY0WxgSXdEE 
4. Boxer   www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzUEL7vw60U 
4. Fight   www.youtube.com/watch?v=eBShN8qT4lk 

May 23, 2014

Friday Quiz: Pants

1. "___, You Made the Pants Too Long!" Milton Berle, Barbra Streisand
2. "Forever in ___  ____" Neil Diamond
3. "The Pants ___" preschoolers' book/song
4. "Leather _____" by Sam Bush et al
5. "From _____ to ___ ____ Jeans" by Brenda Lee











Answers:
1. Sam    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82s8zxiIBgY
2. Blue Jeans  www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQLWF_ItzYs
3. Song   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pchrn4a4V7c
4. Britches   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7w_nsSc0qY
5. Levis/Calvin Klein  www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_sES_Iuahc

May 22, 2014

Thursday Quiz: Thinkin' about Summer!

1. Nat King Cole: "Those ___, ___, ___ Days of Summer" (Give yourself a star if you get them in order!)
2. Chad & Jeremy "A Summer ___"
3. Percy Faith Orchestra "Theme from a Summer___"
4. The Lovin' Spoonful "Summer __ __ __"
5. "Summertime ___" Eddie Cochran








1. Lazy, crazy, hazy   www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoLogdbVS3U
2. Song    www.youtube.com/watch?v=_D2XD341xHo
3. Place   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tSsiS-v6_6M 
4. in the City  www.youtube.com/watch?v=m648v4s5sFc 
5. Blues   www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeWC59FJqGc 

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