Music Quiz / '80s Number Ones In Other Words (UK)

Random Music Quiz

Can you name the actual titles of the songs being described?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Score 0/32 Timer 07:00
ClueSongArtist and Year
Performing lacrimationDon McLean, 1980
Cricket prize awarded to itselfDavid Bowie, 1980
The water situation makes fording inadvisable at the momentBlondie, 1980
Not a person is similar to one's female ancestor from two generations backSt Winifred's School Choir, 1980
Drop off, but not when seatedAdam & the Ants, 1981
Settlement of spectral beingsThe Specials, 1981
Inexperienced portalShakin' Stevens, 1981
In this period of darkness, a large feline is dormantTight Fit, 1982
The thing I take pictures with is incapable of dishonestyBucks Fizz, 1982
I have no will to move to the beatEddy Grant, 1982
Cardioastronomical alignmentBonnie Tyler, 1983
Vin rouge that's particularly rougeUB40, 1983
Reptile associated with religious beliefs about comeuppanceCulture Club, 1983
Involuntary action that's greater than 180 degreesDuran Duran, 1984
Low conversation lacking cautionGeorge Michael, 1984
Are these people aware of the current presence of Yuletide?Band Aid, 1984
ClueSongArtist and Year
I'm rotated by you (in a manner similar to a log)Dead or Alive, 1985
Terra, that's usUSA For Africa, 1985
Prime number; square root of 361Paul Hardcastle, 1985
A celestial being is requiredEurythmics, 1985
When viewed on the box, the weather is invariably brightA-Ha, 1986
Ditty concerning a bird or a cowardSpitting Image, 1986
Last episode of a Channel 4 stalwartEurope, 1986
Celebrity on a long walkThe Firm, 1987
That young female, what's her name?Madonna, 1987
1.3bn people on a palmT'Pau, 1987
Keep facing that wayAswad, 1988
Sabotaging a time machineThe Timelords, 1988
Non-vertical trajectories are impossibleYazz & the Plastic Population, 1988
An excessive number of depressed vital organsJason Donovan, 1989
Support to existenceSoul II Soul ft Caron Wheeler, 1989
Travel when you're supposed toBlack Box, 1989

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Join for Free
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.