1960s

Quiz rounds based on, or including songs from, the 1960s

Dean’s 60s-70s Mixed Quiz 2

10 clips with a different question each incluing covers, TV, Movies and more Including Which famous rock band originally had a hit with this, Who is this band, Which 70s […]

Spot the Connection – songs they tried to ban

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 […]

The Beatles – odd one out – 2

10 great (aren’t they all?) Beatles clips. Can you spot the one that shouldn’t be there? It’s not about the singer or writer or year, it’s about which song is […]

Beat the Intro – 5 rounds

Beat The Intro everyone’s favourite. This big quiz deal features 5 Beat The Intro quiz questions for the price of 4 Beat the Intro 1960s Beat the Intro 1970s Beat […]

The BIG 1950s-1970s Quiz

This one’s far too easy. The top selling records from each year from 1950 to 1979. In chronological order from 1950 to 1979! Yes, 3 times as big as the usual […]

Beat the Intro – The Rolling Stones

Can you identify these ten chart hits from the bad boys of rock’n’roll, the Stones. Clips include Jumping Jack Flash, Not Fade Away, Honky Tonk Women and more….

Guess The Year – 1964

Can your guests identify the year these songs and pieces of newsreel footage come from Including The Beatles, Petula Clark, Roy Orbison plus clips from BBC News footage of the […]

Classic Movies 50s-70s

Some fabulous music here from some iconic films. I want the name of the film the music featured in and also the performer Deborah Kerr & Yul Brynner, Marilyn Monroe, […]

1960s Band and Members

Now this could be a tricky one…. For each song: What is the band (1pt), How many members did it have (2pts), and 1pt for every member you can name. Hmmmm. […]

Famous 1960s Songs That Didn’t Chart in the USA

10 Brilliant songs from the 1960s that should have, but didn’t chart in the USA Enjoy: Louis Armstrong, The Band, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Jimi Hendrix, […]

Bubblegum

The best of bubblegum music…the style of music that all ‘serious’ music fans were scathing about; but for everyone else it was fun,completely unpretentitious, frothy, disposable and,well  …er…, bubblegum. Can […]

Karen’s BIG Family Quiz

Well, this one’s a WHOPPER. 60 (yes SIXTY, equivalent to 6 regular quizzes ) clips for you to identify Give me the Performers and Song Titles; some are easy and some […]

One Hit Wonders 1960s

Can you identify the performers of these songs. Performers who had only the one chart success during the 60s

Beat the Intro – 1960s – 4

Can you identify these classic sounds from the The Rolling Stones, Chris Farlowe, Sam & Dave, The Four Tops, The Who, Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Titch, Creedence Clearwater […]

60s Instrumentals

60s Instrumentals – what are they called and who performed them? Enjoy some wonderful classics including The Shadows, Percy Faith, The Ventures, B Bumble and the Stingers….

Threes

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘3’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Guy Mitchell, Cliff Richard and The Shadows , Suzi Quatro, Phil Collins, Culture […]

1980s Covers of 1960s Songs

10 hits from the 1980s which are covers of 1960s songs. I want the original performer for 2 pts each Enjoy George Harrison, Soft Cell, Blondie, UB40, Naked Eyes, Tierra, […]

One Hit Wonders – 60s-80s

10 clips from 60s 70s 80s from artists whose grasp of fame lasted only one hit Covering 1962 – 1982 and including Spirit In The Sky, It’s Raining Men, Pop […]

Beat the Intro – The Beatles

Identify these famous fab four clips from their introductions alone. Enjoy clips from Here Comes The Sun, She’s A Woman, A Hard Day’s Night and many more….

60s Numbers

Get the numbers identified – whether from the song titles or the performers. Add them up and if you get the same answer as me…well, well done I’m sure your […]

Fives

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘5’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Justin Bieber, Rosemary Clooney, Pussycat Dolls, Sonny & Cher, Blur, Bay City Rollers, […]

Decades

3 Decades (plus 1) 10 clips. 3 each from 1960s, 3 from the 1970s, 3 from the 1980s plus one other. Who’s singing? What are they singing? Which decade does […]

Play That Funky Music

15 Fine Funk Phonographic clips. Classic dance and funk clips from…well, who were the performers? And which decade -1960s, 1970s, 1980s or 1990s?

Sevens

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘7’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: The Who, Rick Astley, Wings, Paul Anka, White Town, Leona Lewis, Dua Lipa, […]

Beat the Intro – 1960s – 2

Can you guess the songs from the intros alone? More classic 60s including..The Beatles, The Who, Aretha Franklin…. sample…

Beat the Intro – 1960s

Can you guess what the song is from the intro. Classic 60s tracks including…..Otis Redding, Sandie Shaw, The Who, The Kinks, Clarence ‘Frogman’ Henry, The Moody Blues, The Rolling Stones, […]

Beat the Intro – Status Quo

15 clips from the rockers who’ve been playing three chord magic since the 60s, opened Live Aid and have had more than 20 top ten hits. Includes Rockin’ All Over […]

Location, Location 50s – 80s

10 clips from 50s- 80s and question is ‘Spot the Location’ (place name) Here we have: George Formby, Dusty Springfield, Billy Preston, Johnny Bristol, Chicago, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Michael […]

One Hit Wonders from which Decade?

10 Fantastic (and occasionally bizarre) one hit wonders from 1950s-1980s. We just want to know which decade they charted Enjoy: Ricky Valance, B Bumble and the Stingers, Clive Dunn, The […]

1960s Instrumentals

OK, 10 groovy intrumentals from the 60s – 2pts for Performer and 1pt for Title and 2pts for the year of release (come on there’s only 10 to choose from) […]

Noughts

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘0” Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy:Baha Men, Eddie Cochran, The Weeknd, Odyssey, Lady Gaga, Free, Vanilla Ice, Billie Eiliish, […]

1960s One Hit Wonders (US)

Wow, 10 great/odd/weird/fun one hit wonders from the 1960s Give us the performers and song titles. Easy? Shorty Long, Edwin Hawkins SIngers, Whistling Jack Smith, Ramsey Lewis, The McCoys, Bob […]

Covers?

Can you identify who’s doing the different versions of these great songs? Who is performing? Which is the original version and which is the cover or are they both covers? […]

1960s Name That Food

This could prove very tricky (at the start) but I have faith in you all 10 varied clips of 1960s songs, just ‘Name That Food”. 2 points for each food […]

60s Banned Songs

You can play this a number of ways: Spot the Connection or spot why they were banned or even, who’s performing. Great clips including, Jackie, Puff the Magic Dragon, Let’s […]

Numbers 3 (the 50s and 60s)

Another Numbers quiz round! All these clips either have a number in the performers name or in the song title, can you spot them all and add them up to […]

Top Selling 60s Hits by Year

10 Classics. The official best selling single of each year of the decade 1pt for Performer, 1 pt for song title, and 3 points for the year (remember they are […]

David Bowie – Chronology

This quiz is just an excuse to listen to 12 classic Bowie tracks.. Can you place these Singles in order of UK release? Even if you can’t, you can still […]

Chronology – Bee Gees

The amazing Bee Gees with hits over 5 decades, plus song writing credits for so many other artists. Can you put these Bee Gees releases in chronological order of charting. […]

Elvis

10 wonderful clips from Elvis Presley and a great quiz for Elvis fans All you have to do is identify which songs reached number one in the UK charts Enjoy: […]

Alphabet Oldies A-J

Let’s identify the performers from these 10 clips, with a massive hint, they are in alphabetical order from A to J Some very easy, some a bit tricky, you decide: […]

60s Names

Who is singing but, more importantly name who is being sung about. Name those names and enjoy clips by Simon & Garfunkel, Barry Ryan, Manfred Mann and more…

Fours

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘4” Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Frank Sinatra, Dave Clark Five, Barry White, Wham!, Chaka Demus & Pliers, Eric […]

60s One Hit Wonders – 2

Can you identify these 60s hits and their performers that stormed the charts, but couldn’t chart again in that decade Wonderful music from Surfaris, Leapy Lee, Vanilla Fudge, Nashville Teens […]

1960s Female Performers

10 great female performances from the 1960s Just give me the name; 2 pts each Fantastic songs from Lulu, Helen Shapiro, Sandie Shaw, Dusty Springfield, Shirley Bassey, Petula Clark, Betty […]

Beat the Intro – 1960s-1980s

Beat the Intro 60s – 80s Classic songs, classic intros Featuring David Bowie, Madness, T.Rex …and more

60s Spot the Connection – No2s

Lots of well known 60s songs but what do they all have in common Of course YOU know because you bought the question, but can your audience spot these all […]

And who?

10 fabulous clips from the 60s to the noughties (2 of each), all credited with performers in the format of ‘Performer and the Band‘ The quiz task is to get […]

1960s Spot the Connection – Only Reached No.2

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, […]

Beat the Intro – 1950s-2000s

10 classic clips from the 1950s to 2000 Includes clips featuring  Kylie Minogue, Rolling Stones, Marvin Gaye, The Clash, Elvis Presley, Bryan Adams, Lou Reed, Soft Cell, Robbie Williams, The […]

Soul Duets

Soul music 1960s – 1980s style Who are the pairs of singers duetting together in these clips? 20 answers from 10 clips Includes gems sung by Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, […]

Sixes

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘6’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy:  Gnarls Barkley, The Communards, Tom Jones, Pat Boone, Fugees, Drake featuring Wizkid and […]

60s TV Themes 2

Theme tunes from 10 1960s TV shows Name the show….includes The Man from UNCLE, Hawaii 5-0, Star Trek, Bonanza, The Lone Ranger, The Munsters, The Addams Family, Captain Kangaroo, Mission […]

Guess The Year – 1962

Oh, the nostalgia Name the performers, songs and guess that year Including: Acker Bilk, Ben E King, Bobby Darin, Ketty Lester, Tommy Roe, Elvis Presley, B Bumble & The Stingers, […]

Worst Songs of the 60s (Possibly)

Quite possibly the worst music of the 60s? All I want are the performers of these atrocities, 2pts each for Ohio Express, Tiny Tim, The Trashmen, Sonny & Cher, The […]

Christmas No1s 1952-1969

All the 18 number one hits from December 25th from the start of the charts in 1952 to the end of the 60s, but in the wrong chronological order! Can […]

Can’t Get Used To Losing Andy Williams

10 Classic clips from the world’s premier crooner. Easy enough to identify the songs, but can you spot the year of release and the film each song featured in – […]

Chronology – The Beatles

10 Beatles hitsthat you will probably know, but we’re not looking for you to indentify the performers (doh!) nor the songs; what we want to know is the order that […]

Chronology – Motown

ClassicMotown soulful and upbeat tunes, each one a hit from each year between 1964 and 1973 – can you identify the songs, the singers and, most important which was the […]

Alphabet Oldies K-T

Let’s identify the performers from these 10 clips, with a massive hint, they are in alphabetical order from K to T Some very easy, some a bit tricky, you decide: […]

TV 60s Themes

10 Classic TV Themes from the 60s. Which were the programs? What channel were they shown on? And who starred – if anyone? Includes The Avengers, Crossroads, Hancock’s Half Hour […]

Duets 50s and 60s

Classic duets from the 60s and 50s. Who’s singing? 20 answers from 10 questions Includes Otis Redding, Marvin Gaye, Little Eva, Tammi Terrell and more

1960s UK or USA

10 class songs of the 1960s, but who is each performer and were they British or American Oldies but goldies from: Michael Holliday, Craig Douglas, Paul Anka, Eden Kane, Brian […]

60s Movie Music

Songs and Themes from films of the 1960s. Can you identify the films? Music performed and composed by Maurice Jarre, John Barry Orchestra, Chad Stuart, Lord Tim Hudson, Digby Wolfe, […]

Classic Comedy Songs 2

10 Classic (i.e. Old) British Comedy Songs, usually featured on radio stations around the 50s-60s Includes Rolf Harris, Peter Sellers, Sophia Loren, Charlie Drake, George Formby, The Goons, Arthur Askey, […]

Eights

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘8’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Deacon Blue, Rudimental, Ava Max, Cher, Alexandra Burke, Cliff Richard, Boney M, The […]

The Beatles – Odd One Out

Beatles tunes are always popular but this question requires a bit more detailed knowledge of the Fab Four. Including a song from each of their first 10 UK albums, which is […]

TV Classic 1

Remember these 10 classic TV shows from these nostalgic clips, incBatman,Thunderbirds,Star Trek,The Wombles,The Munsters,Fawlty Towers,Steptoe & Son,The Avengers,Juke Box Jury. Mission Impossible

60s Unusual Cover Versions

10 60s songs by well known performers; but not the songs you expect them so sing Who are the performers? 2 pts each Let’s have: Melanie, The Tremeloes, Heinz, Joe […]

The Rock’n’Rollers

Going w-a-a-ay back to the great original Rock’n’Rollers The songs are easy but can you remember the performers Enjoy: Elvis Presley, Bill Haley & His Comets, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl […]

Nines

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘9’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Art Garfunkel, Black Box, Britney Spears, Cliff Richard, Lady Gaga, The Archies, Tones […]

Connections 60s – 90s

10 clips from the 1960s -1990s. Connect each song with the one before by a word in the title, a name in the performer or something a little more complex…includes […]

Number One or Not

10 Fab songs from the 60s and the 70s so we’ll all know these? But did they reach number one in the charts or not. It’s up to you spot the […]

Ones

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘1’ Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Ed Sheeran, Adele, Hear’Say, Cher, Shakin’ Stevens, The Rolling Stones, The Everly Brothers, […]

Golden Oldie Bumper Quiz

Oldie songs from the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s 15 song quiz with clips from 40s 50s and 60s Can you recognise these early chart songs? Includes Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, […]

TV 50s/60s Childrens Shows

10 Classic children’s programmes of the 60s. Can you identify them from these tunes. One clue – ‘William Tell’ is not an answer in this quiz round. Includes Stingray, Captain […]

The Searchers

To celebrate their retirement this year (2019), 10 great hits from The Searchers What can I ask you? Give me the year of highest chart position. You only have 4 […]

60s Original Lead Singers

Some very well known 60s bands. But tell me who the original lead singer was. Some answers have an optional second answer Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & The Trinity, Dave […]

Twos

Songs from the Decades that end in a ‘2” Performer, Song Title and Decade please Easy peasy: Johnny Ray, Chubby Checker, Elton John, Steve Miller Band, The Shamen, P!nk, Maroon […]

Boys

10 Clips, 10 guys, 10 names Name them. And, if possible the performers and year Includes clips from Sister Sledge, Twinkle, Pink Floyd, Lightning Seeds, Don Mclean, Paul Simon and […]

Dean’s 60s-70s Mixed Quiz

10 clips with a different question each incluing covers, TV, Movies and more Including: Which famous rock band originally had a hit with this, Who is this band, Which 70s […]

Beat the Intro – 1960s – 3

Can you identify these classic sounds from the 1960s from the introductions only Some big hitters here, including  Stones, Kinks, Monkees, Small Faces, Cher, Shirley Bassey…and more sample

60s Spot the Connection – Liverpool Acts

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 […]

60s One Hit Wonders That Topped The Charts

10 classic and occasionally odd hits from some odd performers who only charted once in that decade but did reach number One. Enjoy Napoleon XIV, The Archies, Norman Greebaum, Ricky […]

Girls

10 Clips, 10 girls, 10 names Name them. And, if possible the performers and year Includes clips from David Bowie, The Beatles, Cliff Richard, Pink Floyd, Leonard Cohen, Helen Reddy, […]

Top Of The Pops Presenters of the 60s and 70s

A huge dollop of nostalgia as we listen to the voices of people who we rarely saw except on TOTP. The clips come from a variety of sources but the […]

Guess The Year – 1961

What year were all these a hit? Well, obviously you know. You bought the quiz. But can your guests work which year these were all in the charts?

Childrens Radio Classics

Something for the more mature quizzer Clasic Kids tunes from wa-a-a-a-aa-y back, with clips like ‘Nelly the Elephant, The Court of King Caractacus, Gilly Gilly Ossenfeffer, My Boomerang Won’t Come […]

The BIG Beatles Beat the Intro Quiz

20 clips of the fab four’s intros. A double length quiz especially for Christmas time Can you guess them all, good luck. 0 points for the performer, 2 points for […]

Connections 60s 70s 80s

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  

Guess the Movie (1960s-1980s)

Great film themes from movies from the 1960s – 1980s Classic tunes from classic films like Back to the Future, Car Wash, Ghostbusters, Midnight Cowboy…..

Odd One Out – Carole King songs

10 classics that will bring back a host of nostalgia and memories. 9 were composed (or part composed) by Carole King. Which one wasn’t? Give your audience as much or […]

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