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Music Trivia
« on: April 13, 2017, 06:54:56 PM »
One Rule, No googling or search engines.  Have fun with it.


1) Which Music Artist did Mick Jagger replace for the Jacksons' song State of Shock? Freddie Mercury


2) Which band that is still performing today kicked out one of it's singers in 2009 following his arrest for cocaine possession in 2008? Barenaked Ladies.

3) Which Eagle's member sang the song "Take It To The Limit? Randy Meisner


4) Which female artist did Peter Gabriel originally want for the duet "Don't Give Up?"

Hint 1:  She is American.
Hint 2:  She has recorded several duets in her career.
Hint 3: Singer / Songwriter / Actress
Hint 4: She's a legend in country music.

Hint 3: Singer / Songwriter / Actres
5) Which news anchor was the R.E.M. song "What's the Frequency Kenneth" in honor of? Dan Rather
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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2017, 07:09:21 PM »
5. Dan Rather

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2017, 08:04:00 PM »
Norko got the only one I knew

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2017, 08:58:06 PM »
Correct. 

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #4 on: April 13, 2017, 09:39:00 PM »
2). I want to say Barenaked Ladies, but the public version is that the parting was mutual.

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #5 on: April 13, 2017, 10:36:32 PM »
Correct.   

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2017, 07:52:37 AM »
I only knew number 5.

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2017, 08:32:53 AM »
3. Randy Meisner

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2017, 09:40:05 AM »
Correct. 

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2017, 11:26:04 AM »
There is a really good documentary on the Eagles currently on Netflix. Which is how I knew the answer.

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #10 on: April 14, 2017, 05:03:05 PM »
1.  Freddy Mercury

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #11 on: April 14, 2017, 09:18:01 PM »
Correct, in fact, it is reported that Jackson wanted a duet only for the Thriller album but they could never match their schedules.

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #12 on: April 18, 2017, 10:53:48 AM »
Last hint coming later.  Unfortunately, that one will most likely give it away.

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #13 on: April 18, 2017, 11:55:40 AM »
Yeah I got nothing, I'm gonna need that hint

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #14 on: April 18, 2017, 12:21:44 PM »
Last hint given.   It will be a shock.  I never imagined these two ever singing together and it never happened So...

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #15 on: April 18, 2017, 12:31:16 PM »
No way, Dolly Parton?

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Re: Music Trivia
« Reply #16 on: April 18, 2017, 12:57:07 PM »
She turned him down.  Kate Bush was her replacement.  The song wouldn't have been the same.