Pub quiz questions

  1. Who had hits in the 50s and 60s with "Splish Splash," "Volare" and "My Boomerang Won't Come Back?"
    Charlie Drake

  2. How many UK number one singles did the Rolling Stones have in the seventies?
    None

  3. Which TV game show is named after a Cole Porter song?
    Who Wants to be a Millionaire
    Song 1955, TV show 1998-

  4. What is Snoop Dogg's real name?
    Calvin Broadus

  5. On 29 January 1966, The Overlanders had a UK one hit wonder with which single?
    "Michelle"
    It reached #1 in January 1966 for three weeks. They are the earliest British group to be classed as a one-hit wonder.

  6. What musical's characters include Not Dead Fred, Tim the Enchanter and The French Taunter?
    Spamalot

  7. From which 1980s musical are "I know him so well" and "One night in Bangkok" from?
    Chess
    Premiered in 1986 in London

  8. What links Aston Merrygold, Oritsé Williams, Jonathan Benjamin (JB) Gill and Marvin Humes?
    Members of JLS (Jack the Lad Swing)

  9. Which song did 12 X-Factor finalists cover and take to number 1 in the charts, as part of the "Help for heroes" campaign?
    "Hero"
    Originally by Maria Carey, covered by X-Factor Nov 2010

  10. Who recorded the song "Freebird" in 1970?
    Lynyrd Skynyrd