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Lost In the 70's

written by: Gilligan
Most of us are pretty familiar with 70's musicians like Elton John, ABBA and Fleetwood Mac. But how many of you remember Starbuck or Andrew Gold? They were great in their day, but aren't exactly household names anymore. This is an audio quiz on the lesser known musicians of the 70's - the "one hit wonders" and the "no hit nobodies". Do you know your 70's music? Do you REALLY know it? This quiz will separate the men from the boys. Think you got what it takes? Then bring it!

Question 1:

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This band released "Whatcha Gonna Do?" in 1976, a single from their A Place in the Sun album which reached #6 on the Billboard charts.
Pablo Cruise
Little River Band

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Question 2:

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His song "Lonely Boy" begins with the lyrics "He was born on a summer day, 1951".
Gino Vanneli
Al Stewart
Andrew Gold
Eric Carmen

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Question 3:

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The song heard in the audio clip became the only hit single for this group in 1970.
Paper Lace
Looking Glass
The Blues Image

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Question 4:

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"God Gave Rock 'n Roll to You" was originally recorded by this band (before it became a hit for Kiss). However, their biggest hit was "Hold Your Head Up".
Ozark Mountain Daredevils
The Knack

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Question 5:

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The 1974 song heard in the audio clip was this artist's only top forty hit as a solo artist.
Rick Derringer
Tom Wopat
Gerry Rafferty
Gilbert O'Sullivan

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Question 6:

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This band heard in the audio clip had a few hits from 1970-71 with songs such as "Get Ready", but didn't achieve significant success afterwards.
Average White Band
Rare Earth
Grand Funk Railroad
Ten Years After

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Question 7:

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This Philadelphia group is best known for the song featured in the audio clip.
The Three Degrees
Sister Sledge
The Emotions
The Blackbyrds

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Question 8:

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This artist released a 1974 hit song describing a romance in the Arabian peninsula.
Janis Ian
Maria Muldaur
Joni Mitchell
Joan Baez

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Question 9:

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This singer/guitarist released the song "Poetry Man" in 1975.
Thelma Houston
Vicki Lawrence
Anita Ward
Phoebe Snow

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Question 10:

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This former Fleetwood Mac member released "Sentimental Lady" in 1977.
Todd Rundgren
David Soul
Bob Welch
Harry Nilsson

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Question 11:

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"I'd Love You to Want Me" and the song featured in the audio clip were successful recordings by this artist in the 1970's.
Stephen Bishop
Terry Jacks
Dan Hill

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Question 12:

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This porn star released "More, More, More (Pt. 1)" which went to #4 on the Billboard pop charts.
Andrea True
Maria Muldaur
Suzi Quatro
Linda Lavin

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