Season 2 – Game 9
Welcome to Once a Week Question Fun!
An easy game, and more so if you love questions! Each game has a topic, and then there are 21 questions relating to the topic – they can be visual, musical, personal, professional, topical, serious, thought provoking, fun, weird and even wacky – the questions will cover all fields and there is no structure to follow, so it could orderly one day and completely random the next time you play!
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The Topic Today Is – Musically Attired!
What was Madonna’s first UK top ten single? “Into the Groove.”
Yes or no, Miley Cyrus is the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus? Yes.
The Stratocaster is a model of which guitar maker? Fender.
Who were the famous backing singers on most of Elvis Presley’s early hits? The Jordanaires.
Who is Robyn Fenty? Rihanna.
Fingertips was a childhood hit for who? Stevie Wonder.
Who has sung variations of the song Hank Panky? The Raindrops and the Shondells.
Dionne Warwick had a famous cousin who was it? Whitney Houston.
What is Memphis famous for in 1977? Elvis died.
Dolly Parton achieved twin success in 1981 from these six numbers – 529925 – Why? I don’t know about 529, but 925 sounds like “9 to 5,” one of her hit songs (and movies).
In 1967 which singer achieved success whilst barefoot with the song Puppet on a String and where was this success achieved? Sandie Shaw in the U.K.
What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For – means what to you and why? It means my dog wants a treat, because he can never get enough, so he makes “those eyes at me.” Lol!
In 1962 the Cryptkickers and good ol’ Bob made a huge hit what was it? “The Monster Mash.”
What is The Big O? Oprah.
Study this picture above and provide three song titles as suggestions to what they might be playing? 6 Trios for 2 Violins and Viola, Op. 36 (Antonio Bartolomeo Bruni); Terzetto in C for 2 Violins and Viola, Op. 74 (Antonin Dvorak); 3 Trios, Op. 18 (Jacques Mazas).
What inspired Edwin Starr to record the hit single Streets Of Philadelphia” (From Philadelphia) in 1994? Someone in Philadelphia who wished upon a Starr. Haha!
What truly silly song do you thoroughly enjoy listening to? Hmmm…I don’t know. 🤔
What is your favourite group for evening listening? An orchestra or string quartet or piano.
In your eyes what are three all time greats in so far as Musicals? [Provide links] I’m not a fan of musicals.
Best quote that sums up music in your eyes [only one quote] “And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” –Friedrich Nietzsche
Has your musical tastes changed significantly in the last twenty years and if so what do you prefer to listen to now and what were you listening to as a favourite in 1999? It really hasn’t changed. I do still listen to music from 1999 (Eminem was a favorite) and maybe early 2000s. The only popular artist right now that I like is Lady Gaga.