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Fill in the blanks with the name of the appropriate group. Example: Dianna Ross and the Supremes
1. Buddy Holly and the _________
2. Dion and the _________
3. Junior Walker and the _________
4. Jay and the _________
5. Cannibal and the and the _________
6. Sam the Sham and the _________
7. Little Anthony and the _________
8. Dick Dale and the _________
9. Joey Dee and the _________
10. James Brown and the _________
11. Mitch Ryder and the _________
12. Booker T and the _________
13. Buddy Knox and the _________
14. David Seville and the _________
15. Bill Haley and the _________
Playing what movie soundtrack? _________
16. Gene Vincent and the _________
17. Danny and the _________
18. Smokey and the _________
Smokey’s name?
19. Frakie Lymon and the _________
20. Ruby and the _________
21. Elvis Presley and the _________
22. Hughy “Piano” Smith and the _________
23. Little Joe and the _________
24. Ike and Tina Turner and the _________
25. Duane Eddy and the ________
26. Dicky Doo and the ________
27. Question Mark and the _____
27. Dion and the _____
27. Frankie Valli and the _____

Ladies only (courtesy of Bill “Whit” Whitman)
27. Gladys Knight and the ________
28. Martha and the ________
29. Sharon Jones and the ________
29. Patty LaBelle and the ________

Are there more “girl groups” with NAME and the ______??

More recent:
nn. Derek and the ________
nn ________ and the Shandells
nn Bob Seger and the ________
nn. ________ and the Raiders
nn ________ and the Family Stone
nn. ________ and the Pacemakers
nn. ________ and the Animals
nn. ________ and the Wailers
nn. ________ and the Banshees
nn. ________ and the Bad Seeds

nn. ________ and the Pretenders
nn. The Traveling ________.
nn Wayne Fontana and the ________
nn ________ and the E Street Band
nn. Tom Petty and the ________.
nn ____ and the Bunnymen
nn ________ and the Mothers of Invention
nn Nick Cave and the ________
nn Elvis Costello and the ________

Back to the old days:
Fill in the blanks and answer the questions:

27. A Rose and a____________
Sung by ___________
28. A White Sport Coat and a____________
Sung by ___________
29. Black Denim Trousers and____________
Sung by ___________
30. Blue Suede Shoes was sung by _________
and __________
31. _______________ made a hit of the famous question
Are You Sincere
32. What were the highschool subjects that Chuck Berry was studying hard and hoping to pass in his hit School Days?
________ and ________ and ________
33.I walk the line was recorded in the early part of _____________ long career.
34. In his hit, All Shook Up Elvis said he was itching like a man on a __________.
35. Who sang Ahab the Arab? ____________________________.
36. Who sang Summertime Blues? (not Blue Cheer) _________________________________.

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37. Who sang Blueberry Hill? ____________________
38. Where did Don, Phil, and Susie fall asleep in Wake Up Little Susie? ________________
39. ____________ and Lee sang Let the Good Times Roll.
40. A plane crash in 1959 claimed the lives of _________, __________, and The __________ .
41. Who sang his hits at the of his family’s TV show, while Mom and Dad, beaming with pride, chaperoned the school dance?
______________.
42. Who made white bucks famous? __________
43. Patience and _______ sang Tonight You Belong To Me. __________________
44. The ____________ sang The Great Pretender.
45. LaVern Baker had a hit about a guy who always came to the rescue. He was _____________.
46. In which Coaster’s song did they tell their hoodlum friends outside that they ain’t got time to take a ride? __________
47. Who sang Sh-boom? __________
48. The Clovers sang 49. Which movie starried Jayne Mansfield and had its title song sung by Little Richard? _____________________.
50. Who sang songs about his two girlfriends, Bony Maronie and Short Fat Fanny? _____________.
51. There were four big records with the word ‘dog’ in the title:
________ Dog by ______________.
________ Dog by ______________.
Doggin’ __________ by _____________.
_______ Dog ________ by ____________.
52. The Penguins had a great R&B hit in 1955 called ___________.
53. Dee Dee Dinah started the career of _____________.
54. Diana started the career of ____________.
55. Young Love was recorded by Marty Robbins and ____________.
56. Who became famous for throwing around his pelvis (and his upper lip)? ___________.
57. The Hollywood Argyles had a hit with ___________.
58. Gene Chandler told his girl that she would be his Dutchess in __________.
59. Which group had a hit record forever identified with the stroll (dance)? _________.
60. Which group extolled the virtues of short shorts? _________.

Name the lead singer of the following groups:

nn. The Eurythmics: ________
nn. The Youngbloods: ________
nn. Classics IV: ________
nn. Blood Sweat and Tears: ________
nn. The Platters 
nn Four Tops: ________
nn Led Zeppelin: ________
nn The Who: ________
nn Queen: ________
nn The Doors ______ (subtract 10 points if you can’t get this one!)