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..."
Dancing Queen by Abba
Roadhouse Blues by The Doors
Turn the Page by Bob Seger

2 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

3 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"At first I was afraid I was..."
Until You Come Back to Me by Aretha Franklin
I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
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..."
Tiny Dancer by Elton John
Jessica by The Allman Brothers
Truckin' by The Grateful Dead

5 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

6 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

7 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

8 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

9 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

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..."
Have You Seen Her by The Chi-Lites
Hotel California by The Eagles
Reeling in the Years by Steely Dan

12 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

13 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

14 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

15 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

16 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"I love the colorful clothes she wears..."
The Sound Of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel
A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum
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..."
Here Comes The Sun by The Beatles
My Girl by The Temptations
Can't Buy Me Love by The Beatles

19 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

20 of 40Name The Hit Song!

"All the leaves are brown and the..."
Blowin' In The Wind by Bob Dylan
Surfin' USA by The Beach Boys
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
Wouldn't It Be Nice by The Beach Boys
Stuck on You by Elvis Presley

22 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

23 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

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..."
Billie Jean by Michael Jackson
Mr. Roboto by Styx
Footloose by Kenny Loggins

26 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

27 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

28 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

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..."
Solid by Ashford and Simpson
Take On Me by A-ha
Angel by Madonna

31 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

32 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

33 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

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..."
Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield
Mickey by Toni Basil
Another Brick in the Wall by Pink Floyd

36 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

37 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

38 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

39 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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

40 of 40Name The Hit Song!

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