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How Well Do You Know Your 70’s One Hit Wonders?

These 70's one hit wonders produced some of the greatest ear worms of the decade. The question is, how well do you remember these 70's hits? It's time to put your music knowledge to the test! To the quiz!
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What band released the song "Play That Funky Music?"
Chic
Wild Cherry
The Beach Boys

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How long is the classic one hit wonder "American Pie?"
5 minutes
10 minutes
8 minutes

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Which band recorded the 1970 hit "Venus?"
Blue Cheer
Blue Suede
Shocking Blue

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What did Lynn Anderson never promise in her 1970s hit?
A rose garden
A cup of tea
A kiss on the cheek

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How long did Norman Greenbaum spend penning the lyrics for "Spirit in the Sky?"
5 minutes
15 minutes
10 years

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Which artist performed the song "Mr. Big Stuff?"
Jean Jackson
Janet Jackson
Jean Knight

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What band was Lillian Lopez a part of?
Led Zeppelin
Wild Cherry
Odyssey

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What band found a hit song with "The Boys Are Back in Town?"
The Knack
The Cure
Thin Lizzy

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What year did Van McCoy top the charts with "The Hustle?"
1972
1975
1977

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True or false: True or false: The song "Cat's in the Cradle" was inspired by a poem written by Harry Chapin's wife.
True
False

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Who earned a Grammy nod for her 1976 version of "Turn the Beat Around"?
Tina Turner
Joni Mitchell
Vicki Sue Robinson

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What year was everybody "Kung Fu Fighting"?
1974
1971
1978

C+, One Hit Wonder Average

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Unfortunately, this quiz revealed that you have an average knowledge on 1970s one hit wonders! Sure, you're not an expert, but that doesn't mean you can't turn up the tunes and do a victory dance. You gave this quiz your all and that's what really matters!

B+, One Hit Wonder Mega Fan

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This quiz revealed that you area 1970s one hit wonder mega fan! Though you missed a question or two on this quiz, you also demonstrated a true knack of the biggest hits of this decade in time. No go ahead and do the hustle in victory!

A+, One Hit Wonder Wise

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This quiz revealed that you are truly one hit wonder wise! There's no doubt in our minds that the music of the 1970s holds a special place in your heart. From the "Hustle" to "Kung Fu Fighting" you know the biggest hits of the 70s like only a true fan can. Go you!
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1
What band released the song "Play That Funky Music?"
Chic
Wild Cherry
The Beach Boys
2
How long is the classic one hit wonder "American Pie?"
5 minutes
10 minutes
8 minutes
3
Which band recorded the 1970 hit "Venus?"
Blue Cheer
Blue Suede
Shocking Blue
4
What did Lynn Anderson never promise in her 1970s hit?
A rose garden
A cup of tea
A kiss on the cheek
5
How long did Norman Greenbaum spend penning the lyrics for "Spirit in the Sky?"
5 minutes
15 minutes
10 years
6
Which artist performed the song "Mr. Big Stuff?"
Jean Jackson
Janet Jackson
Jean Knight
7
What band was Lillian Lopez a part of?
Led Zeppelin
Wild Cherry
Odyssey
8
What band found a hit song with "The Boys Are Back in Town?"
The Knack
The Cure
Thin Lizzy
9
What year did Van McCoy top the charts with "The Hustle?"
1972
1975
1977
10
True or false: True or false: The song "Cat's in the Cradle" was inspired by a poem written by Harry Chapin's wife.
True
False
11
Who earned a Grammy nod for her 1976 version of "Turn the Beat Around"?
Tina Turner
Joni Mitchell
Vicki Sue Robinson
12
What year was everybody "Kung Fu Fighting"?
1974
1971
1978

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