BEE BOPPERS QUIZ

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Bee Boppers Quiz

1. When did ”Little Suzie” finally wake up?

(a) The movie’s over, it’s 2 o’clock (b) The movie’s over, it’s 3 o’clock (c) The movie’s over, it’s 4 o’clock

 2. ”Rock Around The Clock” was used in what movie?

(a) Rebel Without A Cause(b) Blackboard Jungle(c) The Wild Ones 

3. What’s missing from a Rock & Roll standpoint?Earth _____

(a) Angel(b) Mother(c) Worm 

4. ”I found my thrill…’’ Where?

(a) Kansas City(b) Heartbreak Hotel(c) Blueberry Hill 

5. ”Please turn on your magic beam_____ _____ bring me a dream,”

(a) Mr. Sandman(b) Earth Angel(c) Dream Lover 

6. For which label did Elvis Presley first record?

(a) Atlantic(b) RCA(c) Sun 

7. He asked, ”Why’s everybody always pickin’ on me?” Who was he?

a) Bad, Bad Leroy Brown(b) Charlie Brown(c) Buster Brown 

8. In Bobby Darin’s ”Mack The Knife,” the one with the knife, was named:

(a) Mac Heath(b) Mac Cloud(c) McNamara 

9. Name the song with ”A-wop bop a-loo bop a-lop bam boom.”

(a) Good Golly, Miss Molly(b) Be-Bop-A-Lula(c) Tutti Fruitti 

10. Who is generally given credit for originating the term ”Rock And Roll”?

(a) Dick Clark(b) Wolfman Jack(c) Alan Freed11. In 1957, he left the music business to become a preacher:

(a) Little Richard(b) Frankie Lymon(c) Tony Orlando 

12. Paul Anka’s ”Puppy Love” is written to what star?

(a) Brenda Lee(b) Connie Francis(c) Annette Funicello 

13. The Everly Brothers were…..

(a) Pete and Dick(b) Don and Phil(c) Bob and Bill

 14. The Big Bopper’s real name was:

(a) Jiles P. Richardson(b) Roy Harold Scherer Jr.(c) Marion Michael Morrison 

15. In 1959, Berry Gordy, Jr., started a small record company called…

(a) Decca(b) Cameo(c) Motown

16. Edd Brynes had a hit with ”Kookie, Kookie, Lend Me Your Comb”. What TV show was he on?

(a) 77 Sunset Strip(b) Hawaiian Eye(c) Surfside Six 

17. In 1960 Bobby Darin married:

(a) Carol Lynley(b) Sandra Dee(c) Natalie Wood 

18. They were a one hit wonder with ”Book Of Love”

(a) The Penguins(b) The Monotones(c) The Moonglows 

19. The Everly Brothers sang a song called”Till I ______ You.”

(a) Loved(b) Kissed(c) Screwed(d) Met 

20. Chuck Berry sang ”Oh, ___________, why can’t you be true?”

(a) Suzie Q(b) Peggy Sue(c) Maybelline 21. ”Wooly _______”(a) Mammouth(b) Bully(c) Pully

 22. ”I’m like a one-eyed cat…..”(a) can’t go into town no more(b) sleepin’ on a cold hard floor(c) peepin’ in a seafood store

 23. ”Sometimes I wonder what I’m gonna do…….”(a) cause there ain’t no answer for a life without booze(b) cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues(c) cause my car’s gassed up and I’m ready to cruise 

24. ”They often call me Speedo, but my real name is……”(a) Mr. Earl(b) Jackie Pearl(c) Milton Berle 

25. ”Be Bop A Lula ….”(a) she’s got the rabies(b) she’s my baby.(c) she loves me, maybe 

26. ”Fine Love, Fine Kissing …..”(a) right here(b) fifty cents(c) just for you 

27. ”He wore black denim trousers and …..”(a) a pink carnation(b) pink leotards

DON’T CHEAT… ANSWERS BELOW

Buddy Holly and Little Richard in 1959. What advice did Richard give to Buddy?

Answers:Scroll Down so you aren’t tempted to cheat (as if cheating were needed here).* * * * * * * * * * * *1. (c) The movie’s over, it’s 4 o’clock2. (b) Blackboard Jungle3. (a) Angel4. (c) Blueberry Hill5. (a) Mr. Sandman6. (c) Sun7. (b) Charlie Brown8. (a) Mac Heath9. (c) Tutti Fruitti10 (c) Alan Freed11 (a) Little Richard12 (c) Annette Funicello13 (b) Don and Phil14 (a) Jiles P. Richardson15 (c) Motown16 (a) 77 Sunset Strip17 (b) Sandra Dee18 (b) The Monotones19 (b) Kissed20 (c) Maybelline21 (b) Bully22 (c) peepin’ in a sea food store23 (b) cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues24 (a) Mr. Earl25 (b) she’s my baby26 (a) right here27 (c) motorcycle boots28 (c) Boney Maroney Send this to everyone lucky enough to be teenagers in the Doo Wop era…… or who wishes they had been. 

Oldies Trivia Test – Some of these are Tough

eight days a week birthdays, deaths, etc

 

 

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Have Fun With This Oldies Trivia Test ….

SOME OF THESE ARE TOUGH

1. When did ”Little Suzie” finally wake up?
(a) The movie’s over, it’s 2 o’clock
(b) The movie’s over, it’s 3 o’clock
(c) The movie’s over, it’s 4 o’clock
2. ”Rock Around The Clock” was used in what movie?
(a) Rebel Without A Cause
(b) Blackboard Jungle
(c) The Wild Ones
3. What’s missing from a Rock & Roll standpoint?
Earth _____
(a) Angel
(b) Mother
(c) Worm
4. ”I found my thrill…” where?
(a) Kansas City
(b) Heartbreak Hotel
(c) Blueberry Hill
5. ”Please turn on your magic beam
_____ _____ bring me a dream,”
(a) Mr. Sandman
(b) Earth Angel
(c) Dream Lover
6. For which label did Elvis Presley first record?
(a) Atlantic
(b) RCA
(c) Sun
7. He asked, ”Why’s everybody always pickin’ on me?” Who was he?
(a) Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
(b) Charlie Brown
(c) Buster Brown
8. In Bobby Darin’s ”Mack The Knife,” the one with the knife, was named:
(a) Mac Heath
(b) Mac Cloud
(c) McNamara
9. Name the song with
”A-wop bop a-loo bop a-lop bam boom.”
(a) Good Golly, Miss Molly
(b) Be-Bop-A-Lula
(c) Tutti Fruitti

DEL SHANNON
Can you name these two friends?


10. 
Who is generally given credit for originating the term ”Rock And Roll”?
(a) Dick Clark
(b) Wolfman Jack
(c) Alan Freed
11. In 1957, he left the music business to become a preacher:
(a) Little Richard
(b) Frankie Lymon
(c) Tony Orlando

12. 
Paul Anka’s ”Puppy Love” is written to what star?
(a) Brenda Lee
(b) Connie Francis
(c) Annette Funicello

13. 
The Everly Brothers were…..
(a) Pete and Dick
(b) Don and Phil
(c) Bob and Bill

14. 
The Big Bopper’s real name was:
(a) Jiles P. Richardson
(b) Roy Harold Scherer Jr.
(c) Marion Michael Morrison

15. 
In 1959, Berry Gordy, Jr., started a small record company called…
(a) Decca
(b) Cameo
(c) Motown

16. 
Edd Brynes had a hit with ”Kookie, Kookie, Lend Me Your Comb”. What TV show was he on?
(a) 77 Sunset Strip
(b) Hawaiian Eye
(c) Surfside Six

17. 
In 1960 Bobby Darin married:
(a) Carol Lynley
(b) Sandra Dee
(c) Natalie Wood

18. 
They were a one hit wonder with ”Book Of Love”
(a) The Penguins
(b) The Monotones
(c) The Moonglows

Famous cameo role by who and on what show?


19. 
The Everly Brothers sang a song called
”Till I ______ You.”
(a) Loved
(b) Kissed
(c) Screwed
(d) Met

20. 
Chuck Berry sang
”Oh, ___________, why can’t you be true?”
(a) Suzie Q
(b) Peggy Sue
(c) Maybelline

21. 
”Wooly _______”
(a) Mammouth
(b) Bully
(c) Pully

22. 
”I’m like a one-eyed cat…..”
(a) can’t go into town no more
(b) sleepin’ on a cold hard floor
(c) peepin’ in a seafood store

23. 
”Sometimes I wonder what I’m gonna do……..”
(a) cause there ain’t no answer for a life without booze
(b) cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues
(c) cause my car’s gassed up and I’m ready to cruise

24. 
”They often call me Speedo, but my real name is……”
(a) Mr. Earl
(b) Jackie Pearl
(c) Milton Berle

25. 
”Be Bop A Lula ….”
(a) she’s got the rabies
(b) she’s my baby.
(c) she loves me, maybe

26. 
”Fine Love, Fine Kissing …..”
(a) right here
(b) fifty cents
(c) just for you

27. 
”He wore black denim trousers and …..”
(a) a pink carnation
(b) pink leotards
(c) motorcycle boots
28. ”I got a gal named………”
(a) Jenny Zamboni
(b) Gerri Mahoney
(c) Boney Maroney

W
where did Beatles final concert take place with these accompanying acts: Extra points for knowing the year , exact date even better?

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1. (c) The movie’s over, it’s 4 o’clock
2. (b) Blackboard Jungle
3. (a) Angel
4. (c) Blueberry Hill
5. (a) Mr. Sandman
6. (c) Sun
7. (b) Charlie Brown
8. (a) Mac Heath
9. (c) Tutti Fruitti
10. (c) Alan Freed
11. (a) Little Richard
12. (c) Annette Funicello
13. (b) Don and Phil
14. (a) Jiles P. Richardson
15. (c) Motown
16. (a) 77 Sunset Strip
17. (b) Sandra Dee
18. (b) The Monotones
19. (b) Kissed
20. (c) Maybelline
21. (b) Bully
22. (c) peepin’ in a sea food store
23. (b) cause there ain’t no cure for the summertime blues
24. (a) Mr. Earl
25. (b) she’s my baby
26. (a) right here
27. (c) motorcycle boots
28. (c) Boney Maroney
Send this to everyone lucky enough to be teenagers in the Doo Wop era…… or who wishes they had been.