Genres

Quiz rounds categorised by the style of music

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, […]

Motown 0-1-2

Lots of stuff to find in this Motown Quiz. 10 Clips 3 Duets and 7 Solo Performances (note a Group counts as one performer) Who are singing the duets and […]

What IS That Tune pt.1

10 tunes we all know from radio, tv, adverts, movies or … somewhere. But what are they? Can you name them? If your contestants get any of the answers below […]

Hal David and ….. ?

The genius of Hal David (often with Burt Bacharach) created many classic pop songs. But which of these are his? And which other great songwriters wrote the other clips?

Burns Night

10 Scottish (or about Scotland) clips. Some traditional and some pop Get the song title (2pt), performer (2pt) and get your friends a plate of neeps and tatties Enjoy Andy […]

Best Selling Songs of the 70s – Chronology

10 absolute classics that were the best selling songs from each of the years of the decade. All you have to do is put them in the right order from […]

Reggae Reggae round

10 Great clips from the reggae (or ragga, ska, calypso, rocksteady, dub etc) catalogue of music. You can run this quiz how you like..what’s the song (pretty easy), who’s singing […]

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 […]

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, […]

Scots Wha Hae 2

A second whole load of Scottish music magic from a request by Paul Enjoy;  Average White Band, KT Tunstall, Marmalade, Wet Wet Wet, The Communards, Biffy Clyro, Texas, The Bluebells, […]

Paul’s Country Quiz – 2

10 great country tracks for you enjoy and even identify 2pts for the performer and 2 for the song title, whilst you enjoy: Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers, Billy Ray Cyrus, […]

Vocal Bands of Soul and Motown

Oh boy some of the biggest sounds of the soul/motown era Just tell me the groups, 2pts each And salivate over: The Trammps, Sly & The Family Stone, Isley Brothers, […]

70s Punk

10 noisy clips from the Punk/New Wave period Performer and Song Title please. 2 points for each Enjoy/suffer: The Clash, Sex Pistols, Joy Division, Stiff Little Fingers, The Damned, Sham […]

The Beatles – covers

10 well known songs originally by The Beatles, but performed here – by whom? Some familiar voices and some very tricky ones to identify. There’s 2 actors among the answers. […]

70s Glam Rock 2

Great glam rock artists/bands from the 70s. This one is for those people who know their 70s. Listen to the 10 clips from Sweet, Bowie, Alvin Stardust, Bay City Rollers, […]

The Chas’n’Dave quiz

Following the sad death of Chas Hodges (22 Sept 2018), it seems only right to present 10 classics from the duo Pretty easy but lots of fun, just give me […]

Classic Disco

10 Classic Disco hits, just name the performers The Trammps, Isaac Hayes, Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King, Hamilton Bohannon, Narada Michael Walden, Stacy Lattisaw, Nu Shooz, The Mac Band, SOS Band, Shalamar

The Beatles covers – the hard ones

10 well known songs originally by The Beatles, but performed here – by whom? Some familiar voices and some very tricky ones to identify. There’s 2 actors among the answers. […]

Elton and …

Ten clips of Elton John performing duets with …. ? Enjoy music from Elton and….Billy Joel, Blue, Eminem, Lady Ga Ga, Leon Russell, George Michael, Rod Stewart, Mary J Blige, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Soul Places

Can you name these 10 soulful cities and towns? Who’s singing about them and what year were they released? AND which one is not about a real town? Includes clips […]

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?

Backwards Disco

10 Classic boogie and disco tunes, but backwards – can you guess them? Includes clips from Kool & The Gang, Bee Gees, Sister Sledge, The Jacksons and more

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 – […]

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: […]

National Anthems

Enough of this pop rubbish. Time for something cultural. This’ll test ya! Well, some of them will. 10 national anthems to identify. I’ve tried to find reasonably stirring, guessable entries […]

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 […]

Soul Woman

Motown, Soul and Funk Songs with ‘Woman’ in the title But can you complete the title name and tell me (well,the organiser) who the performer is? Includes Ray Charles,Joe Tex, […]

For The Craic 2

A second whole load of Irish music magic from a request by Paul Enjoy  The Dubliners and The Pogues, Snow Patrol, The Corrs, Terry Wogan, The Nolans, Dana, Boyzone, Enya, […]

Disco Connect

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

Best of British Female Singers pt.2

20 Great British female performances for you to identify: Who’s singing and what are they singing and, if you’re good, when did they sing it. Featuring stand out performances from […]

The Dance

Requested by the fabulous, amazing, multi talented, award winning*  Ria Lina, (yes, she is paying me) this is more an activity than a quiz (but can be run as a quiz). […]

What IS That Tune pt. 3

10 more tunes we all know from radio, tv, adverts, movies or … somewhere. But what are they? Can you name them and their composers?

O’r Cymoedd (From The Valleys)

A whole load of Welsh music magic from a request by Paul Enjoy Bonnie Tyler, Amen Corner, Catatonia, Super Furry Animals, Manic Street Preachers, Dave Edmonds, Shakin’ Stevens, Mary Hopkin, […]

The Beatles’ B Sides

A Fab Four round 10 ‘B’ Sides (or, in some cases, one half of a double ‘A’ side); Just give me the original UK ‘A’ side (or other half of […]

Kylie

The incomparable Kylie. 20 clips (broken into 2 10 clip downloads) to identify the songs and the decade (extra 2pts for the year). Can you get them all 2 Hearts, […]

Soul, Disco and Dance

10 Soul, funky, dancey clips to identify along with the performers Great stuff, including: The Commodores, The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Shanice, Rockwell, Eddie Kendricks, Stevie Wonder, Rick […]

Cheesy 80s Hits

10 Classic 80s Hit Factory tunes but who are the performers, what were the years and which one wasn’t produced by Stock Aitken and Waterman? You’ll enjoy (or loathe) reliving […]

Ladies of Soul and Dance

10 brilliant ladies singing their stuff in a soulful, bluesy, dancey style Includes:Donna Summer, Yvonne Elliman, Gloria Gaynor, Diana Ross, Chaka Khan, Thelma Houston, Tina Charles, Aretha Franklin, Candi Staton, […]

Odd One Out – Performers with Single Letter Names

Spot the Odd One Out from these 10 clips. It’s nothing to do with the music; everything to do with the Performers names. Can your guests identify that ‘R Kelly’ […]

Chronology – Abba

Can you put these 10 hits in the right order and, in the meantime, enjoy some great songs. You’ll hear Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, Waterloo and many more

Chronology – Madonna

Put these 10 classic Madge tracks in the order they were hits – and enjoy some cracking music in the process Includes, Like A Virgin, Into The Groove, Justify My […]

The Big Glam Rock Quiz

A double length quiz round featuring all the platform heels and spangles you could wish for. Great fun music and all you have to do is enjoy it. Oh! And […]

Chronology – Take That

Can you you put these 10 Fab Five hits in the right order – and enjoy some classic tunes whilst doing so. Includes clips from A Million Love Songs, Shine, […]

More Beatles covers

10 more covers of the Beatles; I’m just looking for the performers 2pts each, but 5pts for clip number 9 (it’s a beast) Ike and Tina Turner, Fats Domino, Del […]

Funky Songfinder

11 of the funkiest tracks to listen to. But while you’re listening, take the first letter of each song to spell out the name of a funk classic. AND can […]

Windrush 75

A playlist (containing 20 song clips) of the Windrush 75 concert featuring acts from 1945 to 2021 – so quite a range. And some of them are probably a bit […]

70s Funk and Soul

Hold yourself down and keep the dancing for later Let me know who are performing these challenging 70s soul and funk tracks Enjoy: The Emotions, The Temptations, The Commodores, The […]

Connections – Born In Scotland

10 clips with something in common: all the performers are Scottish I want the song titles (easy) and the performers Bay City Rollers, Hue & Cry, The Proclaimers, Average White […]

Guess The Year – 1957

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?

Scots Wha Hae

A whole load of Scottish music magic fro a request by Paul Enjoy: The Silencers, The Fratellis, Amy MacDonald, The View, Skids, Paolo Nutini, Deacon Blue, Hipsway, Gerry Cinnamon, Frankie […]

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 […]

Classic Soul

10 Classic Soul tracks, just name the performers Enjoy: Aretha Frankin, Archie Bell & The Drells, Solomon Burke, King Curtis, Sam & Dave, B.B. King, Millie Jackson, Maze Feat. Frankie […]

Chronology – Elvis

Can you identify the 10 tracks from the King and put them in chronological order…? Great songs include: Blue Suede Shoes, Wooden Heart, Teddy Bear..and many more

Spot the Connection – Prince

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). […]

Chronology – Michael Jackson

10 classic tracks, but in which order did they first chart, and can you remember which year? World famous clips including Bad, Ben, Thriller, Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough.

Stevie Wonder

10 clips (some far too easy and some badly butchered) from the great Stevie Wonder Just. Name. The . Songs. 2pts each

Soul Connections

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 […]

Classic Motown

10 Motown classics, just name the performers Enjoy…The Marvelettes, Jimmy Ruffin, Junior Walker & The All Stars, Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Brenda Holloway, Jermaine Jackson, David Ruffin, Eddie […]

For The Craic

A whole load of Irish music magic from a request by Paul Enjoy: The Boomtown Rats, Ronan Keating, Hothouse Flowers, B*witched, Smantha Mumba, Westlife, Val Doonican, Van Morrison, Johnny Logan, […]

Paul’s Country Music Quiz

10 great country tracks for you enjoy and even identify 2pts for the performer and 2 for the song title, whilst you enjoy: Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Tammy Wynette, Billie […]

Rock and Roll

I love this one  (easy but fun) – ten rock and roll songs all including “rock and roll” in their titles. All I want are the performers (2pts), but you […]

Let’s Have A Party

Just for fun, 10 clips about having or wanting to have a party. Any excuse to play some fun clips, huh? Just identify the performers – way too easy; but, […]

Best of British Female Singers pt1

20 Great British female performances for you to identify: Who’s singing and what are they singing and, if you’re good, when did they sing it? Featuring stand out performances from […]

What IS That Tune pt.2

10 more tunes we all know from radio, tv, adverts, movies, the classics or … somewhere. But what are they? Can you name them?  

Make A Song Title – Rock’n’Roll

11 clips here For each one, take a word from the title and when the quiz is complete put the 11 words together to make a well know golden oldie […]

Hip Hop

On it’s 45th birthday, time for a Hip Hop quiz (with more to come) Just give me the performer(s), a point for everyone including in multiple acts Enjoy Jungle Brothers, […]

Aretha

A quiz dedicated to a superlative artist and a superlative woman. No apologies for wanting to hear these fantastic songs and that superb voice. As you know the performer and […]

Backwards Elvis

Can you identify the 10 tracks from the King of Rock’n’Roll played in reverse? Good luck! Includes… Wooden Heart, Teddy Bear, Blue Suede Shoes and many more

All That Jazz

10 Lovely and varied Jazz performances and all I want is the performer or band Nothing too obscure here. If requested I can do a more hard core Jazz round […]

Beat the Intro – Motown

Beat The Intro – Motown 10 classic Motown clips Includes…Diana Ross, Four Tops, Stevie Wonder….and more

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 […]

Gilbert & Sullivan

10 of their best loved operettas. Can you place the song with the appropriate operetta? Includes Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, The Gondoliers and many more

Saturday Night Fervour

Get your funky clothes on for a tour de force of 70s Disco classics Name them and the performers AND for bonus points identify which ones come from Saturday Night […]

The Northern Soul Quiz Round 1

15 Clips dubbed ‘Northern Soul’. Can you get them all? Song and performer? Includes clips fromR Dean Taylor, Dobie Gray, Willie Kendrick, Dusty Springfield

70s Glam Rock Quiz (pt 1)

10 memorable songs from the 1970s, all from within the five year Glam Rock genre window Who’s performing, 1pt What’s the song (too easy?) 1pt Guess the year (tricky) 2pts. […]

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 […]

Abba – Guess the Intro

2018 is the year Abba reformed (!), So how about checking how many well known songs you can recognise just from the intros.  Some are very short, some are a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Classic Northern Soul

10 Classic Northern Soul clips, just name the performers Great stuff from: Jackie Wilson, Al Wilson, L. J. Johnson, Bob and Earl, PP Arnold, The Tams, The Contours, Tony Clarke, […]

Purple Reign – the Prince quiz

An unashamed excuse for playing 12 (yes, TWELVE)  great Prince tracks. Your contestants real trick is to give THE YEAR each was first a UK chart hit. 5 points for […]

Motown Mystery

The answer to this quiz is the name of one person Who is the person all these audio cryptic clues relate to? A motown legend? Yes, naturally The clues are […]

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 […]

and the

Famous songs and famous artists but who were the backing band. Mostly soul and funk from Martha Reeves, KC, Smokey Robinson.and more

Motown Threesomes

A very difficult quiz round for Motown fans only. Five clips of three simultaneous motown tracks by one artist. Can you distinguish the three songs amongst the audio melee Who’s […]

Hooked On Classics

This quiz contains absolutely no input from mp3Quiz.; It’s the a chart single that contains 17 well known classics; composed by 12 different composers. We’ll give you the composers. All […]

Ladies of Soul and Motown

10 fabulous soul/motown ladies, just tell me who they are 2 pts each Meanwhile, enjoy Randy Crawford, Chaka Khan, Patti La Belle, Kim Weston, Tami Terrell, Diana Ross, Martha Reeves […]

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 […]

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. […]

Classic Funk

10 Funk classics, just name the performers Includes: Commodores, George Clinton, Salt ‘n’ Pepa, Brass Construction, Funkadelic, The Brothers Johnson, Funky Nassau, Cameo, Dr John, Gil Scott Heron

Backward

This one is actually quite painful. 10 clips played backwards – but what are they? A clue is they are all soul or funk or disco songs from 60s, 70s […]

Motown

A special quiz for me old mate Dean Martin of Nation Radio – it’s 10 Motown Clips Just tell us the performers inc Mary Wells, The Temptations, The Contours, Jr […]

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