Music Quizzes

Take off the headphones, turn down the radio and put your music trivia knowledge to the test with a music game at Sporcle. Finally you have an opportunity to put that extensive knowledge of John, Paul, George, and Ringo Starr to the test with a Beatles trivia game, without being sunk like a 'Yellow Submarine.' Or maybe you know the lyrics to every Michael Jackson song, so you know that any music quiz you can 'Beat It.' Try our finish the lyric game, and see if you've been singing the right words in the shower. Sporcle offers hundreds of music games and music quizzes so if it's rock trivia, country or the one-hit wonders of the 90's, just be sure you can name that tune.

Today's Featured Game

Classic Rock Shooting Gallery
Let there be rock... and not the sedimentary kind, either.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Battle of the Bands (9-Letters)

More Recent Games

Musicians by Fan Products (slideshow)
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These are like regular products except three times the price with a logo slapped on.
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History In Song
When it comes to history, sometimes it's best to sing it out loud.
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Band Names by Literal Images
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Well, this beats charades.
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Common Words in Metal Band Names
Think dark, moody thoughts. We've also heard electric guitar music can help.
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20 Graduating Musicians (Slides)
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"Music from The Graduate" that doesn't involve Simon or Garfunkel.
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US Pop Radio Top 50 (25 September 2014)
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Ok, you know the songs from decades back, but WHAT'S HAPPENING NOW?
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Song by Opening Lyric (2000s)
If you can believe it, music lyrics changed a quite bit between the 1900s and the 2000s.
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'Happy' Lyrics
We can't quite describe how we feel after playing this quiz, but the word 'happy' comes to mind.
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Most Popular Desert Island Discs Artists
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Has anyone written a song about how to build a raft out of palm fronds?
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Lyric Map: Black Or White
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Finally! A lyric quiz you can read right-to-left instead of top-to-bottom!
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100 Greatest Artists Of The 1980's
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Very sorry to hear of the passing of Robhop, this quizzes creator.
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Eminem Songs
Do you think they'll ever release 9 Mile?
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Hey! It's A Clip Quiz.
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"My favorite quiz ever!" - Fat Albert
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Artists with Top Tens Over a Lot of Time
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Technically, you could make this list with only 2 songs 10 years and one month apart.
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Atypical Song Lyrics
Microwave is not the easiest word to rhyme, but somebody gave it a shot.
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Rolling Stone 500 - 'S' Songs ♫
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I still can't believe "Saturday Night" by the Bay City Rollers didn't make the cut.
"Essay! Tea you are! Dee aay why! NIGHT!"
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Rock Bands of the 90s by Song
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Songs of the prior millennium.
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Clickable Classic Children's Songs
This is way more fun if you sing out loud.
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Prepositions In Song Titles
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"Of": Thee I Sing
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Song Titles Not In The Lyrics
Thanks musicians, for inspiring generations of people to call your song the wrong thing.
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Progressively Longer Song Titles (clips)
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Half audio quiz.
Half typing challenge.
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'Summer' Songs
Summer might be on its way out, but you can get one last taste with these songs.
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One Number One (U.S.)
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Oh, yeah? Still one more than you've ever had!
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Click the Lyrics: Elton John's Your Song
If it's our song, why haven't we seen any of the royalties?
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Canadian Artists by Album
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If only Bob & Doug McKenzie released two more albums...
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Broken Records
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Music for the hard of spelling.
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Musicians by First Name
We bet that most of these people usually go by the name 'dude'.
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1950s Artists on the Album Cover
60 years ago, these famous musicians could really fill out an album cover.
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Beyoncé or Rihanna?
Can we add Mariah Carey in here as well? She has our vote, no matter what this contest is about.
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One of Two: #1 Records
If you only have two records, you should always play the one on the left.
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Music Editor: rockgolf

Recent popular comments in Music

  1. Common Words in Metal Band Names
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    Kept hoping to find a "puppy" or "lilac" in the top 100. You know, just to be different.
  2. Common Words in Metal Band Names
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    Anybody else just start giggling at this list? I mean, really. It's like every word a twelve year old boy would write on his math book's brown paper grocery bag cover in scary black magic marker.
  3. Clickable Classic Children's Songs
    34
    "You'll never know, dear, how much I love you; please don't take my monkey away." I wish that's how it went.
  4. Common Words in Metal Band Names
    30
    Um....iron! Okay, nickel...cobalt? Lead? Mercury? Silver? Copper? Vanadium?
  5. 'Happy' Lyrics
    21
    Never knew it was "level's", I thought it was "love is". But I'm still happy!
  6. Song Titles Not In The Lyrics
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    @FloraDora: They do - it's in the lyric right before, so at that point they say the full name in order: Early morning, April four Shot rings out in the Memphis sky Free at last, they took your life They could not take your pride..... In the name of love
  7. Click the Lyrics: Elton John's Your Song
    17
    @Eastlygod One of the verses, they've got you quite cross
  8. Atypical Song Lyrics
    16
    I think there should be a bonus for Lightning Crashes by Live -- the only song I know of to include the word "placenta".
  9. Clickable Classic Children's Songs
    16
    My aunt actually lives on drury lane and every time I'd visit I'd ask her to bake muffins.
  10. Clickable Classic Children's Songs
    16
    Being married to an elementary school music teacher and a father of 3-year-old twins probably gave me a slightly unfair advantage on this quiz!
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