Pub quiz questions

  1. Which UK girl band burst onto the scene in 2008 with top ten hits "If This is Love" and "Up?"
    The Saturdays
    Music(5) Media(6)

  2. On May 1970, Norman Greenbaum had a UK one hit wonder with which single?
    "Spirit in the Sky"
    The song was his only hit, but went on to reach #1 twice more in versions by Doctor and the Medics and Gareth Gates.

  3. Under what name was Marylin Monroe *born* (not christened) under?
    Norma Jeane Mortenson
    She was christened shortly after birth as Norma Jean Baker.

  4. Who was the youngest member of Take that before going onto superstar solo success?
    Robbie Williams
    Left 1996

  5. In the music industry, how is James Jewel Osterberg better known?
    Iggy Pop

  6. What are the 4 Christian names of the members of ABBA?
    Agnetha, Björn Benny, Anni-Frid

  7. Which piece of music by Bach is associated with the slogan 'Happiness is a cigar called Hamlet?'
    Air on a G String

  8. On 27 October 1979, Lena Martell had a UK one hit wonder with which single?
    "One Day at a Time"
    Martell charted four UK top 20 albums, however her recording of a Kris Kristofferson song was her only hit single.

  9. On 17 August 1968, The Crazy World of Arthur Brown had a UK one hit wonder with which single?
    "Fire"
    The group did score a hit (self-titled) album, but neither the band nor Arthur Brown in his own right managed to secure another placing in the singles chart.

  10. What does the musical term largo mean?
    Slowly
    Music(1) Leisure(1)