Quiz: Do You Know The Lyrics To "Escape (The Pina Colada Song)"?

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"If you like pina coladas, and getting _____"

Do you really think you can sing along and fill in the blanks to all of the lyrics to the pina colada song, Escape by Rupert Holmes? Prove it!

 Jun 08, 2019

1 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I was tired of my _____, we'd been together too long"
girlfriend
woman
lady

2 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"Like a _____ recording, of a favorite song"
slowed-down
worn-out
repetitive

3 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"So while she lay there sleeping, I read the _____ in bed"
news
classifieds
paper

4 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"And in the _____ column, there was this letter I read"
personals
romance
gossip

5 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"If you like _____, and getting caught in the rain"
daiquiris
pina coladas
margaritas

6 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"If you're not into _____, if you have half a brain"
yoga
sports
running

7 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"If you like making love at _____, in the dunes of the cape"
noon
dawn
midnight

8 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I'm the love that you've looked for, write to me, and _____"
run away
relate
escape

9 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I didn't think about my lady, I know that sounds kind of _____"
mean
cruel
harsh

10 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"But me and my old lady, had fallen into the same old dull _____"
routine
rut
cycle

11 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"So I wrote to the _____, took out a personal ad"
woman
lady
paper

12 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"And though I'm nobody's _____, I thought it wasn't half bad"
novelist
poet
writer

13 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"Yes, I like pina coladas, and getting caught in the _____"
rain
hail
storm

14 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I'm not much into health food, I am into _____"
champagne
rose
cabernet

15 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I've got to _____ by tomorrow noon, and cut through all this red tape"
meet you
see you
kiss you

16 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"At a bar called _____, where we'll plan our escape"
O'Malley's
O'Brien's
O'Connor's

17 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"So I waited with _____, then she walked in the place"
flowers
high hopes
patience

18 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"I knew her _____ in an instant, I knew the curve of her face"
eyes
figure
smile

19 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"It was my own _____ lady, and she said, oh, it's you"
old
lovely
boring

20 of 20Finish The Lyrics!

"And we laughed for a moment, and I said, I _____"
love you
never knew
miss you
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Unless you've been living under a rock, chances are you've heard the catchy hit song Escape by Rupert Holmes, better knows at The Pina Colada Song. Before this song became a hit, there weren't many places you could get a pina colada in the US. After, you could get pina coladas just about anywhere fruity drinks were served. The song has been used or referred to in many movies and TV shows. Cameron Diaz and Christina Applegate sing along to it in the 2002 movie The Sweetest Thing, and Homer Simpsons sings some of it in the "Sunday, Cruddy Sunday" episode of The Simpsons. In the 2008 Angelina Jolie movie Wanted, the song plays when she drives off from a daring escape. Nadine Sutherland sings it and Angela Bassett danced to "Pina Colada" in the 1998 film How Stella Got Her Groove Back, and Will Ferrell and Nicole Kidman sing it together in the 2005 film Bewitched. Jack Johnson recorded a version of this song that appears in the 2013 movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Over forty years ago, one of the most memorable personals ads of all time was unleashed as a pop song that had everybody writing about long walks on the beach long after. Rupert Holmes' "Escape (The Pina Colada Song)" shot to No. 1 in 1979, and it remains a popular pick on movie soundtracks, even today. But just how well can you remember all the lyrics? Think you can remember every note of this decades-old hit? If it helps, put the blender away for now to keep you from mixing things up on this quiz!