Lockdown Quiz Saturday
Here are the answers to the Saturday Quiz.
The Picture Round
There are 20 people shown who have won the Sports Personality of the Year. One point for each person, and one point for their sport. I’ve even given you the year they won it!
Identify the dead rock stars from the date of death and clues given below. One point for each correct answer.
6.1 3 Feb 59 the day the music died – Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and The Big Bopper – any of the three
6.2 8 DEC 80 bequeathed Roxy Music their only no 1 hit –John Lennon
6.3 6 DEC 87 it really was over for this shaded crooner – Roy Orbison
6.4 29 JULY 74 it ain’t over ‘til…… – Mama Cass Elliott
6.5 16 AUG 77 Burger King – Elvis Presley
6.6 22 NOV 97 well dodgy circumstances saw off this aussie frontman… – Michael Hutchence
6.7 7 SEPT 78 whose nutter is this? – Keith Moon
6.8 16 SEPT 77 women drivers!! – Marc Bolan
6.9 3 JULY 69 forgot the armbands – Brian Jones
6.10 23 JULY 2011 you know that she’s no good – Amy Winehouse
Spot the Intro! One point for the song, and another point for the artist. These songs all have one thing in common EXCEPT one. One point for what they have in common and another point for the odd one out.
A bit more music
Massachusetts – The Beegees
In the Summertime – Mungo Jerry
One Day Like This – Elbow
Spirit In The Sky – Norman Greenbaum
Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis
I’m A Believer – Monkees
Relax – Frankie Goes To Hollywood
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
Baby Love – Supremes
Come On Eileen – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
The thing nine of the songs have in common are that they all reached number one in the UK Singles Charts. The one that didn’t was One Day Like This by Elbow, which only got to number ten.