123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Who's online?
484 playing now

- Quizzes served
5,798,038

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
40763

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

We're a Canadian Band

written by: spaauw
 
Back in the 1970s, there were a number of bands from Canada which achieved some success outside of Canada, as well as considerable success at home. How many of these Canadian bands do you remember?

Question 1:


This was the first Canadian Band to make it big in the US, and their string of hits, including "These Eyes", "Share the Land" and "American Woman" remains unequaled.
The Stampeders
Guess Who
Rush
Bachman-Turner Overdrive

Question 2:


This group was formed when Canadian band Brave Belt reformed and had considered themselves a hard rock metal band. Their hits included "Takin' Care of Business", "Let it Ride" and "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet".
Rush
Bachman-Turner Overdrive
April Wine
Lighhouse

Question 3:


Some bands are considered Canadian bands in Canada because they spent time in Canada or had a Canadian member, although they aren't considered Canadian bands outside of Canada. Which of the following bands is NOT considered a Canadian band under these terms?
Steppenwolf
Poco
The Band
Heart

Question 4:


Which of these 1970s horn bands had a Canadian lead singer, who was once deported from the US for working illegally (as a singer)?
Tower of Power
Blood, Sweat and Tears
Chicago
Chase

Question 5:


This band, formed in 1968, had many hits in Canada before finally hitting the US charts in 1982?
Guess Who
Rush
April Wine
Lighthouse

Question 6:


This family band from southern Ontario had a monster hit with "Heartbeat, it's a Lovebeat".
The Poppy Family
The Osmonds
The DeFranco Family
The Jets

Question 7:


The Irish Rovers, who had a top ten hit in 1968 with "The Unicorn" were a Canadian band.
True
False

Question 8:


What Canadian band had a top ten hit in the US in 1971 with the sappy sweet love long "Stay Awhile"?
The Bells
The Poppy Family
April Wine
Ian & Sylvia

Question 9:


What Toronto band had hits in the US with "One Fine Morning" and "Sunny Days".
Chiliwack
April Wine
Lighthouse
Mashmakan

Question 10:


Which of the following Canadian bands of the early 70s failed to crack the US top 10?
Edward Bear
Jericho
5 Man Electrical Band
The Stampeders

Question 11:


This Montreal band, one of the biggest in Canada in the 70s, had three hits in the US, including "Could Have Been a Lady".
5 Man Electrical Band
April Wine
Lighthouse
Edward Bear

Question 12:


This Canadian Duo had a couple of US hits. One of the members went on to have a number one song in the US in 1974, after the duo, who were married, split up.
The Poppy Family
Barenaked Ladies
Ian & Sylvia
The Bells

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2017 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 0.38784217834473 seconds