Quiz: Can You Name All Of These Feel-Good Songs From The 70s & 80s?


Time to play some vinyl hits!

If you love 70s and 80s songs, then this is the perfect music quiz to test your knowledge of iconic lyrics and hit singles!

 Jul 23, 2019

1 of 20Name The Song!

"My thoughts are with you, holding hands with your heart to see you only blue talk and love, remember how we knew love was here to stay..."
September by Earth, Wind and Fire
Let's Stay Together by Al Green
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen

2 of 20Name The Song!

"Dancin' and singin' and movin' to the groovin', and just when it hit me somebody turned around and shouted"
Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry
Night Fever by Bee Gees
Your Song by Elton John

3 of 20Name The Song!

"Thirteen month old baby, broke the lookin' glass, seven years of bad luck, the good things in your past"
Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac
The Boys Are Back In Town by Thin Lizzy
Superstition by Stevie Wonder

4 of 20Name The Song!

"They were askin' if you were around, how you was, where you could be found, told 'em you were livin' downtown, drivin' all the old men crazy"
The Boys Are Back In Town by Thin Lizzy
Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Baba O'Riley by The Who

5 of 20Name The Song!

"Hey kids, shake it loose together, the spotlight's hitting something, that's been known to change the weather..."
Smoke On The Water by Deep Purple
Lovin' You by Minnie Riperton
Bennie and The Jets by Elton John

6 of 20Name The Song!

"Flowing in and out of changes, the kind that come around each day, my life has a better meaning, love has kissed me in a beautiful way..."
Best of My Love by The Emotions
More Than a Feeling by Boston
Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd

7 of 20Name The Song!

"You take the grey skies out of my way, you make the sun shine brighter than Doris Day..."
All Night Long by Lionel Richie
Beat It by Michael Jackson
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!

8 of 20Name The Song!

"Well, you can tell by the way I use my walk I'm a woman's man, no time to talk, music loud and women warm, I've been kicked around since I was born..."
Stayin' Alive by The Bee Gees
Walk This Way by Aerosmith
Sultans of Swing by Dire Straits

9 of 20Name The Song!

"Friday night and the lights are low, looking out for a place to go where they play the right music, getting in the swing"
Love Train by The O'Jays
Dancing Queen by ABBA
Love Will Keep Us Together by Captain & Tennille

10 of 20Name The Song!

"So c'mon, take a bottle, shake it up, break the bubble, break it up"
Don’t You by Simple Minds
Eye of the Tiger by Survivor
Pour Some Sugar on Me by Def Leppard

11 of 20Name The Song!

"Gina dreams of running away, when she cries in the night, Tommy whispers, baby, it's okay, someday"
Livin' on a Prayer by Bon Jovi
Another One Bites the Dust by Queen
Burning Down the House by Talking Heads

12 of 20Name The Song!

"I need a man who'll take a chance on a love that burns hot enough to last, so when the night falls my lonely heart calls"
Like a Virgin by Madonna
West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys
I Wanna Dance with Somebody by Whitney Houston

13 of 20Name The Song!

"Some will win, some will lose some were born to sing the blues oh, the movie never ends it goes on and on and on and on"
Don't Stop Believin' by Journey
The Power of Love by Huey Lewis
In the Air Tonight by Phil Collins

14 of 20Name The Song!

"Some boys take a beautiful girl and hide her away from the rest of the world, I want to be the one to walk in the sun"
Girls Just Want to Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper
Whip It by Devo
What A Feeling by Irene Cara

15 of 20Name The Song!

"At first I was afraid, I was petrified, kept thinking I could never live without you by my side but then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong..."
I Got You Babe by Sonny & Cher
I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
Hotel California by the Eagles

16 of 20Name The Song!

"Don't let the sound of your own wheels drive you crazy lighten up while you still can don't even try to understand just find a place make your stand..."
Take It Easy by the Eagles
Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Best of My Love by The Emotions

17 of 20Name The Song!

"Young man, there's no need to feel down I said, young man, pick yourself off the ground I said, young man, 'cause you're in a new town there's no need to be unhappy..."
Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
YMCA by The Village People

18 of 20Name The Song!

"Big wheels keep on turning carry me home to see my kin singing songs about the south-land..."
Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton
You're So Vain by Carly Simon

19 of 20Name The Song!

"Hop in my chrysler, it's as big as a whale & it's about to set sail I got me a car, it seats about twenty, so come on & bring your jukebox money..."
Love Shack by The B-52's
Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springsteen
Like A Virgin by Madonna

20 of 20Name The Song!

"Some boys romance, some boys slow dance that's all right with me If they can't raise my interest then I have to let them be..."
Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper
Material Girl by Madonna
I Wanna Dance With Somebody by Whitney Houston
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

This quiz is for those of you who lived through the 70s ad 80s -- or even for those who just wish they did! The 70s and the 80s featured countless talented and memorable artists who either emerged or continued to be successful throughout those decades. While the 70s and 80s both had a wide range of music, many of the most popular songs from these eras were very upbeat and feel good songs that just make you want to dance no matter where you are and no matter what you are doing. The 70s featured groovy sounds, trippy harmonies, rhythmic tambourines, and disco dance numbers, mind warping synthesizers. Meanwhile, the 80s featured plenty of pop ballads, Yamaha synthesizers, cheesy lyrics, and heavily reverberated rhythm tracks. Both decades are known for there iconic and instantly recognizable sounds for a reason -- many people would argue that their favorite era for music was either the 70s or the 80s. Unlike other decades for music, this span of 20 years produced some of the greatest musical acts of all time who remain just as popular if not more so today. But just how well do you remember all the lyrics to hit songs from the 70s and 80s? Do you think you'd really be able to name the song and the artist of a song just by looking at one random line from the lyrics? It's time to find out if you really can! Hit the play button now and prove 70s and 80s music is your jam. Good luck!