Spot the Connection

The classic ‘Spot the Connection’ rounds

 


what do all the clips have in common, including the more tricky ‘Connections‘ rounds where each musical clip is somehow related to the next.
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A bit of fun here - 10 songs which seem to have nothing in common. Until you realise their titles are made up words (as always I'm grateful to 'Pointless' for some great ideas) Enjoy:…

Ten great clips from the 2005 - 2014 all with something in common. But what? Listen to tunes from Jessie J, Cheryl Cole, Foo Fighters, Sam Smith, Temper Trap and more....

10 excellent song clips with one thing in common; your preparation to become a CSI It's not too hard, so 5 points for spotting the common thing and 1 for naming each and 2 for…

10 Clips to enjoy. Can you spot all the girl's names and spot which is actually a boy. Can you remember the performers or the year these were hits Includes clips from a wide range…

12 very varied clips from the 50s to 2010s all with one thing in common Spot the animal. Run it as a Spot the Connection round, or just as a Spot the Animal round.  Easy.…

Spot the Connection round with 10 bands/performers who are connected by having a repeating name; you'll see what I mean at the bottom 2pts for Performer, 2 pts for Song, 3 pts for spotting the…

Can you identify the 10 American cities/towns AND the State they are in. Beware the answer may be in the song title, performer's name OR (almost) in the lyrics of the song clip. Featuring greats…

What do all these artists have in common? Can your guests spot that they all sang on the original 'Do They Know It's Christmas'? Includes Paul Young, Marilyn, Bananarama, Boy George, George Michael and many…

Another Connections round. 10 disco clips, but what word connects each clip with the previous one. Enjoy Shalamar, Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Robert Palmer.

10 song clips form the 1970s-1990s What have they got in common? Listen to Katrina and the Waves, Abba, Terry Wogan (honestly!), Sandie Shaw and more

10 clips to spot the connection. With no relevance to music or performers at all you can give your audience as many or as few clues as you wish.....but the main clue is the adjective…

Twelve clips (because I didn't want to leave any songs out) with one thing in common. The performers are all "brown". Not too difficult for your guests to work out, so only 5 points for…

10 clips providing clues, whether phonetically, or in the performer or song title to the casual group formed by George Harrison in 1988 and again in 1990. Formed of George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison,…

10 Songs many decades; all well known but with something in common Such a wide range of tunes, from the Everlys to Frankie Goes to Hollywood..from The Shamen to The Stones. Brilliant, eclectic stuff [audio…

Compiled with the help of some long suffering Facebook friends It won't be too hard to spot the tennis-ey terms that make the  connection. But make sure to require the performers and what the connection…

10 clips from (hopefully) well known musicals. Your contestants can have 2 points for each Musical identified, but TEN points for spotting they are all the OPENING numbers from those musicals Enjoy music from :…

One of my favourites. Here are 10 70s clips, some of which you may not have heard for a while (and wish you still didn't, check out tune 2) 1 pt for Performer 5 pts…

10 Clips - One Connection. It's pretty easy to spot the connection but you need to identify ALL the clips and how they connect, to get the points Great stuff with a mixture from chart…

What have all these clips got in common? The clue is in the title. This quiz could also be run as 'Name the Clothing' Great clips from Prince, Lana Del Rey, Madness, Paolo Nutini,Sisquo, Don…

10 groovy 1960s clips with something in common. They all only reached No. 2 as their highest chart position Enjoy: Billy Fury, Pat Boone, The Beatles, Kenny Ball, Val Doonican, Traffic, O.C. Smith, The Tremeloes,…

10 clips from the 60s 70s 80s. But what has each subsequent track in common with the preceing one? Includes...George Harrison, ELO, Modern Romance, Lionel Richie? ....and more  

10 very varied musical clips all with something in common. Your contestants have to identify that something (5 pts) and the performers 2 pts each Enjoy David Bowie, John Lennon, Jason Donovan, Charles and Eddie,…

11 Funky, Soul and Motown clips 10 difficult and challenging answers Can you tell what connects each clip with the previous one? Includes music from Teena Marie, Funkadelic, Frantique and many more

10 Clips with something in common - Lady; in the performer's name, the song title or from a musical 2pt for the connection, 1 Pt for song, 2 pts for Performer (or show) Enjoy the…

Another quiz idea morphed from Pointless; spot the metal. Can your contestants become the metal detectors to identify the metal, the performer and the song title 2pts for Performer and 2 pts for Song, 1…

Slick name for the quiz, huh? Another Spot the Connection, but FAR FAR FAR too easy 5pts for the Connection, 2 Pts for Performer and 1pt for Year. Aha! Good luck with that! A brilliant…

10 song clips to endure, oops enjoy and a connection to find. You'll need to be noting the performers rather than songs and (with a little bit of flexibility over pronunciation) see if you see…

10 clips from the 1970s from well known artists. In terms of success what did they all have in common  5pts for what they have in common, 2pts for each performer We have...Roxy Music, Dana,…

What connects each of these clips with the one before? Artist name? A word from the song title? Or something about their relationship with the previous clip? Either way, enjoy 11 great clips from Rhianna,…

10 Golden classics from the UK's 1960s music scene; but what do all of these have in common? Enjoy the great songs of: Ken Dodd, The Beatles, Cilla Black, Billy Fury, Frankie Vaughan, Gerry &…

Should be a Spot the Connection but way too easy really. In all these 10 clips about "life" I want the Performer (2pts), Song Title (2pts) and, as a bonus 1 pt for year of…

10 interesting clips with one thing in common. It's not anything to do with the music. There's something connecting either the performers or the song titles. You'll need to name each performer (2pts each), each…

Sorry about the title.... 10 Clips about or by Doctors; just to make you feel so much better Just get the Performer and Song and Year of Release (3pts total), couldn't be easier, you'll be…

(enjoyed the first one, I had to do another) 12 very varied clips from the 60s to 90s all with one thing in common Spot the animal (inc mythical and extinct). Run it as a…

Ten clips for your contestants to identify and calculate their score Enjoy Sugababes, Will Smith, Nena, Led Zeppelin, Coldplay, Shakin' Stevens, Rolling Stones, Madonna, Scaffold, Amy Winehouse

This quiz is rocking. It's loud and bad and full of rock music Spot the Connection - all the bands are made up of three members! 2 pts for each band named, and 5 pts…

10 great song clips (predominantly 80s again - what's going on here?) containing the name of a royal position or title in the performer's name or song title. Not a quiz for republicans, really 10…

10 songs that your contestants may or may not know were Prince compositions 5 points for spotting that connection but 2 points for each performer (and some are pretty tough). Includes: TLC, Martika, Sheena Easton,…

10 Brilliant clips from all over the place Spot the Connection? Easy Identify each of the connection. Includes great music by Gorillaz, Prince Buster, OMD, Space, Mika, Killcity and more

10 Famous but very different song clips featuring male siblings (brothers). You get a point for each brother named correctly - there's at least 23 available, but some may be tricky. It starts off pretty…

10 wonderfully British clips (and that's a clue already) Can you identify what connects these ten clips and the order they are played in? Includes clips from The Clash, OMD, The Jam, The Rolling Stones....…

10 classic clips (mostly) and all your contestants have to do is spot the Suit (hearts, clubs, diamonds, spades) in the performer Enjoying: Ace, Ace Of Base, Desmond Dekker & The Aces, S Club 7,…

10 very varied musical clips all with something in common. Your contestants have to identify that something (5 pts), the performers - there's some obscure ones - 2 pts each and 1 pt for song…

10 clips to link together one to the next. This one is a bit challenging but a whole lot of fun. Bonus points if you can identify what connects clip 2 with clip 8. With…

Can your guests spot the connection between all these clips; noticing 'Doctor' or 'Sergeant' or 'Teacher' (and more in the titles)? And putting them all together to work out the titles all contain words from…

Should be a Spot the Connection but way too easy really. In all these 10 clips about "life" I want the Performer (2pts), Song Title (2pts) and, as a bonus 1 pt for year of…

10 brilliant clips Your contestants have to work out the connection between all these clips, and for added points enter what that difference is for each answer. 10 points for the connection, 2 points each…

This is a BIG Quiz. 10 sets of 4 clips and each set of 4 is a Spot the Connection... Family members, Cities, Colours...sometimes in the song title and sometimes in the performers name. It's like…

10 spoken movie/tv drama clips to listen to. Identify what connects all the key actors. The clips are 5 female and 5 male actors in alternate order, i.e. woman, man, woman, man ....up to number…

10 varied clips from 60s to the 00s. The connection to find is somewhere in the titles 5 pts for the connection, 2 pts for each connecting item Meanwhile enjoy: Madness, Mark Ronson (feat. Bruno…

What have all these clips in common? Colours? Seems to be but what about the triangle? Enjoy clips from Black Lace(!), Booker T, Phil Lynott, Pink and T Rex among others

It's the Top Ten countdown from number 10 to number 1.  But the countdown of what?  That's the connection you need to find but it's dead good Enjoy Simple Minds, Frank Sinatra, Eva Cassidy, Bette…

10 songs with something summery in connection. Not too difficult, in fact it should be easy, but who wants to work too hard at this time of year 5 point for the connection…

10 very varied clips from the 60s to 80s all with one thing in common Spot the animal. Run it as a Spot the Connection round, or just as a Spot the Animal round.  Easy.…

Not too difficult this quiz, but still a lot of enjoyable, if old, clips Can your audience spot the connection - all the performers are Billy? They still should name them all Enjoy Billy Joel,…

10 songs with something in common. 10 songs, but with a potential for 11 answers!! It could be something in the song title or something in the performer's name but it's not something in the…

A pretty easy Spot the Connection - what do all these have in common. But I want to know the performers too. 2 point for each performer and 5 points for the connection Enjoy: Fine…

10 clips with something in common From Pussycat, Duran Duran, Boney M and Madness and more, can you spot the geographical connection

10 famous people to identify and one connections connects them 5 points for spotting they are all Dubliners (not Irish), and a point each for identifying : Bob Geldoff, Dervla Kirwan, Ken Doherty, Bono, Robbie…

10 clips containing colours in the song title and in the performer I want the Song (2pts), Performer (2pts) and colour(s) contained in each clip Enjoy: Melanie, Greyhound, Billy Ocean, Linda Rondstadt, Christie, The Lemon…

10 clips predominantly from the 80s...all with something in common. Can your audience spot the newspaper or magazine title hidden in the song title Great stuff here from: The Beatles, Divine Comedy, Lionel Richie, The…

This quiz is men only. It's moody, tough and full of man flu Spot the Connection - all the bands name's include "BOY"! 2 pts for each band named, and 5 pts for the connection.…

10 great songs all about celebrating divorce/break ups. Can your guests spot the connection and identify who the performers are? Includes The Mavericks, Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Gloria Gaynor and 4 more survivors