Quiz: Can You Name All These Hit Songs By The First Seven Words?

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"I've paid my dues, time after time..."

How well do you actually remember the lyrics to the biggest hit singles of all time? Can you recognize them all by the first seven words?

 Nov 25, 2018

1 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"You can dance, you can jive, having..."
Roadhouse Blues by The Doors
Turn the Page by Bob Seger
Dancing Queen by Abba

2 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I've paid my dues, time after time..."
We Are the Champions by Queen
Over the Hills and Far Away by Led Zeppelin
Roadhouse Blues by The Doors

3 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"At first I was afraid I was..."
I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
Until You Come Back to Me by Aretha Franklin
That's the Way of the World by Earth, Wind and Fire

4 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for..."
Truckin' by The Grateful Dead
Jessica by The Allman Brothers
Tiny Dancer by Elton John

5 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Well, you can tell by the way..."
Dust in the Wind by Kansas
Rock and Roll, Part 2 by Gary Glitter
Stayin' Alive by The Bee Gees

6 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Lovin' you isn't the right thing to...."
What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac
Hotel California by The Eagles

7 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"When I find myself in times of..."
Let It Be by The Beatles
Sheena Is a Punk Rocker by The Ramones
Until You Come Back to Me by Aretha Franklin

8 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I, I'm so in love with you..."
Let's Stay Together by Al Green
Killer Queen by Queen
Comfortably Numb by The Wall

9 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Hey Jude, don't make it bad, take..."
Hey Jude by The Beatles
Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Billie Jean by Michael Jackson

10 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Very superstitious, writings on the wall, very..."
Autobahn by Kraftwerk
Superstition by Stevie Wonder
I'm Still in Love with You by Al Green

11 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"On a dark desert highway, cool wind..."
Hotel California by The Eagles
Have You Seen Her by The Chi-Lites
Reeling in the Years by Steely Dan

12 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I thought love was only true in..."
My Girl by The Temptations
Suspicious Minds by Elvis Presley
I'm A Believer by The Monkees

13 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"They say we're young and we don't..."
Paint It Black by The Rolling Stones
Hey Jude by The Beatles
I Got You Babe by Sonny & Cher

14 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Love is a burnin' thing and it..."
Reach Out I'll Be There by The Jackson 5
Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash
All You Need Is Love by The Beatles

15 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"How many roads must a man walk..."
Blowin' In The Wind by Bob Dylan
Build Me Up Buttercup by The Foundations
Big Girls Don't Cry by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

16 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I love the colorful clothes she wears..."
A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum
The Sound Of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel
Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys

17 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I can't get no satisfaction, I can't..."
Light My Fire by The Doors
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones
Stand By Me by Ben E. King

18 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I've got sunshine on a cloudy day..."
Can't Buy Me Love by The Beatles
My Girl by The Temptations
Here Comes The Sun by The Beatles

19 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"We're caught in a trap I can't..."
Penny Lane by The Beatles
Born To Be Wild by Steppenwolf
Suspicious Minds by Elvis Presley

20 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"All the leaves are brown and the..."
Surfin' USA by The Beach Boys
Blowin' In The Wind by Bob Dylan
California Dreamin' by The Mamas and The Papas

21 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Wouldn't it be nice if we were..."
Baby Love by The Supremes
Stuck on You by Elvis Presley
Wouldn't It Be Nice by The Beach Boys

22 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"You put the boom boom into my..."
Method Of Modern Love by Daryl Hall and John Oates
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!
Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

23 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"We are young, heartache to heartache, we..."
Eyes Without A Face by Billy Idol
Love Is A Battlefield by Pat Benatar
Against All Odds by Phil Collins

24 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I made it through the wilderness, somehow..."
Round And Round by Ratt
Like A Virgin by Madonna
Borderline by Madonna

25 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"She was more like a beauty queen..."
Footloose by Kenny Loggins
Mr. Roboto by Styx
Billie Jean by Michael Jackson

26 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Just a small town girl, livin' in..."
Comin’ In and Out of Your Life by Barbra Streisand
I Love Rock and Roll by Joan Jett and Blackhearts
Don’t Stop Believin by Journey

27 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Poor old Johnny Ray sounded sad upon..."
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!
When Doves Cry by Prince
Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners

28 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Jessie is a friend, yeah I know..."
Careless Whispers by Wham!
Jessie's Girl by Rick Springfield
Fortress Around Your Heart by Sting

29 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Turnaround, every now and then I get..."
99 Luftballons by Nena
Jump by Van Halen
Total Eclipse of the Heart by Bonnie Tyler

30 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"We're talking away I don't know what..."
Angel by Madonna
Take On Me by A-ha
Solid by Ashford and Simpson

31 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Clock strikes upon the hour and the..."
I Wanna Dance with Somebody by Whitney Houston
Whip It by Devo
Karma Chameleon by Culture Club

32 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Sometimes I feel I've got to, run..."
Jack & Diane by John Mellencamp
Tainted Love by Soft Cell
Hard to Say I’m Sorry by Chicago

33 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I hear the drums echoing tonight, but"
Call Me by Blondie
Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen
Africa by Toto

34 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Every breath you take, every move you"
Seasons Change by Exposé
Where Do Broken Hearts Go by Whitney Houston
Every Breath You Take by Police

35 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I don't need no arms around me..."
Mickey by Toni Basil
Another Brick in the Wall by Pink Floyd
Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield

36 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"She'll only come out at night, the..."
Maneater by Hall & Oates
"Down Under" - Men at Work
Flashdance ...What A Feelin by Irene Cara

37 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Goodbye Norma Jean though I never knew..."
Candle in the Wind by Elton John
Bennie and the Jets by Elton John
Smells like Teen Spirit by Nirvana

38 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Let's dance, put on your red shoes..."
So Emotional by Whitney Houston
Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners
Let’s Dance by David Bowie

39 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"Swaying room as the music starts, strangers..."
California Girls by David Lee Roth
What About Love by Heart
Crazy for You by Madonna

40 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"They told him don't you ever come..."
Cover Me by Bruce Springsteen
Beat It by Michael Jackson
Michael Sembello by Maniac
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