Answers To Quiz Five – Part One



1. You don’t like crazy music, you don’t like rocking bands
You just want to go to a movie show and sit there holding hands
You’re so square, baby I don’t care. Buddy Holly
2. The taxman’s taken all my dough and left me in my stately home
Lazing on a sunny afternoon Kinks
3. I see trees of green, red roses too, I see them grow for me and you
And I think to myself what a wonderful world Louis Armstrong
4. Nothing you can say can tear me away from my guy. Mary Wells; Dianna Ross
5. Everybody’s doing a brand new dance now
C’mon baby do the locomotion Little Eva and, Kylie Minogue
6. You shake my nerves and you rattle my brain
too much love drives a man insane
you broke my will, but what a thrill
goodness gracious great balls of fire. Jerry Lee Lewis Little Richard
7. Friday night and everything’s right
For the weekend Eddie Cochran
8. Oh you railway station, oh you Pullman train
Here’s my reservation for my destination far beyond the western plains
To see my home in Pasadena. Temperance Seven
9. When I see my baby what do I see?
Poetry, poetry in motion Johnny Tillotson
10. As I walk along I wonder what went wrong with our love, a love that was so strong
And as I still walk on I think of the things we’ve done together while our hearts were young
And I wonder, oh where she will stay, yay
My little runaway, a-run-run-run-run-runaway. Del Shannon, Travelling Wilburys
11. I want to be your lover but your friend is all I stay
I’m only halfway to paradise Billy Fury
12. Come on everybody clap your hands, oh you’re looking good
I’m gonna sing my song it won’t take long,
we’re gonna do the twist and it goes like this
Let’s twist again like we did last summer. Chubby Checker
13. Well he walked up to me and he asked me if I wanted to dance
He looked kinda nice and so I said I might take a chance…..
And then he kissed me. Crystals
14. When I find myself in times of trouble
Mother Mary comforts me, speaking words of wisdom let it be. Beatles
15. You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life
Ooh see that girl, watch that scene
Dig in the dancing queen. ABBA
16. If I see you tomorrow on some street in town, pardon me if I don’t say hello
I belong to another, it wouldn’t look so good to know someone I’m not supposed to know
Just walk on by, wait on the corner
Leroy van Dyke Jim Reeves, Connie Francis & Hank Williams
17. The moment I wake up, before I put on my make up
I say a little prayer for you Dionne Warrick Aretha Franklin
18. People try to put us down, just because we get around……
Talking about my generation. The Who
19. We skipped the light fandango
Turned cartwheels cross the floor …….
…That her face just ghostly turned a whiter shade of pale Procul Harem
20. It’s one for the money, two for the show
Three to get ready now go cat go
but don’t you step on my blue suede shoes. Elvis; Carl Perkins
21. When I want you in my arms, when I want you and all your charms
Whenever I want you all I have to do is dream Roy Orbison, Everly Brothers
22. If there’s anything that you want, if there’s anything I can do
Just call on me and I’ll send it along with love from me to you. Beatles
23. You think we look pretty good together
You think my shoes are made of leather,
but I’m a substitute for another guy The Who
24. Ground control to Major Tom
Take your protein pills and put your helmet on
Space Oddity David Bowie. Notice that the words of the title don’t
appear in the song itself. Ditto Unchained Melody and Bohemian Rhapsody
25. Well baby used to stay out night long.
She made me cry, she done me wrong……
Because I used to love her but it’s all over now. Rolling Stones
26. I thought love was only true in fairy tales
Meant for someone else but not for me…….
I’m in love I’m a believer, I couldn’t leave her if I tried Monkees Neil Diamond
27. Ooh you come on like a dream, peaches and cream, lips like strawberry wine
You’re sixteen you’re beautiful and you’re mine. Johnny Burnette Ringo Starr
28. My tears are falling cos you’ve taken her away
And even though it hurts me so, there’s something that I’ve gotta say
Take good care of my baby. Bobby Vee
29. One can have a dream baby
Two can make a dream so real…… Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston/Tammi Terrell
It takes two baby                              Rod Stewart/Bryan Adams & Tina Turner
30. We don’t need no education
We don’t need no thought control……
All in all, it’s just another brick in the wall Pink Floyd
31. In this dirty old part of the city
Where the sun refused to shine
People tell me there ain’t no use in tryin’…….
We gotta get out of this place Animals
32. Dearest darling I had to write to say that I won’t be home anymore
‘Cause something happened to me while I was driving home
And I’m not the same anymore
Oh, I was only twenty four hours from Tulsa Gene Pitney
33. Woke up this morning feeling fine
There’s something special on my mind,
last night I met a new girl in the neighbourhood
Something tells me I’m into something good. Herman’s Hermits
34. When you walk through a storm
Hold your head up high and don’t be afraid of the dark
And You’ll never walk alone. Gerry & The Pacemakers
35. Met him on a Monday and my heart stood still
Da doo ron ron ron, da doo ron ron. Crystals

1 point for song, 1 for singer/group = max 70 points for part on Wednesday.

Quiz Five – First Lines of Songs – Part One – Answers


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