1950s

Quiz rounds based on, or including songs from, the 1950s

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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: […]

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 […]

Guess the Year – 1952

Let’s go way to the first year that music charts were compiled. Can your contestants work out which year these songs and news footages come from? A landmark year with […]

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 […]

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, […]

Flaky 50s

10 clips that show what a strange decade the 50s was. Novelty songs and one hit wonders here. Just name the performer. And good luck!! Enjoy/suffer: The Silhouettes,Laurie London,The Coasters,Frank […]

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: […]

Guess The Year – 1959

Newsreel clips and music from 1959, but can your guests identify the year the sounds come from. Much of the news focusses on the Cold War, the Queen’s pregnancy, Fidel […]

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? […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Top Ten Hits of the 1950s

These were the Top Ten best selling hits of the 1950s, snipped and clipped and combined. Can you identify the performers, songs, the years they charted and – are you […]

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?

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]