Quiz: Only Someone Who Owns A Record Player Can Name These Classic Songs

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From Elvis to Elton, how many hits can you name?

If you love listening to classic music on vinyl records, then you should have no problem recognizing all of these songs!

 Sep 14, 2020

1 of 25Name The Song!

"Somewhere waiting for me, my lover stands on golden sands and watches the ships that go sailin'"
I Walk the Line by Johnny Cash
Peggy Sue by Buddy Holly
Beyond The Sea by Bobby Darin

2 of 25Name The Song!

"I hear the train a comin', it's rollin' 'round the bend, and I ain't seen the sunshine since, I don't know when"
Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash
Hound Dog by Elvis Presley
Jailhouse Rock by Elvis Presley

3 of 25Name The Song!

"Bring me a dream, make him the cutest that I've ever seen, give him two lips like roses and clover"
Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis
Mr. Sandman by The Chordettes
Let the Good Times Roll by Shirley & Lee

4 of 25Name The Song!

"I stop to see a weepin' willow cryin' on his pillow, maybe he's cryin' for me"
I'm Walkin' by Ricky Nelson
Walkin' After Midnight by Patsy Cline
Wake Up Little Susie by The Everly Brothers

5 of 25Name The Song!

"Well, it's one for the money, two for the show, three to get ready, now go, cat, go"
Mack the Knife by Bobby Darin
Blue Suede Shoes by Elvis Presley
Great Balls of Fire by Jerry Lee Lewis

6 of 25Name The Song!

"At first I thought it was infatuation, but, woo, it's lasted so long, now I find myself wanting to marry you and take you home, whoa"
Don't Be Cruel by Elvis Presley
You Send Me by Sam Cooke
Lollipop by The Chordettes

7 of 25Name The Song!

"Well, my hands are shaky and my knees are weak I can't seem to stand on my own two feet"
All Shook Up by Elvis Presley
Stupid Cupid by Connie Francis
Not Fade Away by Buddy Holly

8 of 25Name The Song!

"I got a girl named Sue, she knows just what to do, she rock to the east, she rocks to the west, but she's the girl that I know best"
Twelfth of Never by Johnny Mathis
Tutti Frutti by Little Richard
Splish Splash by Bobby Darin

9 of 25Name The Song!

"Just call my name, I'll be there in a hurry, you don't have to worry"
God Only Knows by The Beach Boys
Louie Louie by The Kingsmen
Ain't No Mountain High Enough by Marvin Gaye

10 of 25Name The Song!

"See, don't ever set me free, I always want to be by your side"
Hey Jude by The Beatles
Stand by Me by Ben E. King
You Really Got Me by The Kinks

11 of 25Name The Song!

"Good times never seemed so good, I'd be inclined to believe they never would"
Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond
I Heard It Through the Grapevine by Marvin Gaye
I Can’t Get No Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones

12 of 25Name The Song!

"They say we're young and we don't know, we won't find out until we grow, well I don't know if all that's true"
California Dreamin by The Mamas and the Papas
I Want to Hold Your Hand by The Beatles
I Got You Babe by Sonny and Cher

13 of 25Name The Song!

"The shaving razor's cold and it stings, cheer up sleepy Jean, oh, what can it mean"
Sympathy for the Devil by The Rolling Stones
Daydream Believer by The Monkees
Unchained melody by The Righteous Brothers

14 of 25Name The Song!

"Laughing and a running hey, hey, skipping and a jumping, in the misty morning fog with our hearts a thumpin'"
Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison
The Twist by Chubby Checker
My Girl by The Temptations

15 of 25Name The Song!

"Hello darkness, my old friend, I've come to talk with you again, because a vision softly creeping left its seeds while I was sleeping"
For What It Is Worth by Buffalo Springfield
Blowin' in the Wind by Bob Dylan
The Sound of Silence by Simon and Garfunkel

16 of 25Name The Song!

"I need love, love to ease my mind, I need to find, find someone to call mine, but mama said"
You Can't Hurry Love by The Supremes
Be My Baby by The Ronettes
Sugar, Sugar by The Archies

17 of 25Name The Song!

"Love was out to get me, that's the way it seemed, disappointment haunted all of my dreams"
I Get Around by The Beach Boys
Twist and Shout by The Beatles
I'm A Believer by The Monkees

18 of 25Name The Song!

"I-I love the colorful clothes she wears, and the way the sunlight plays upon her hair"
Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys
Let's Stay Together by Al Green
She Loves You by The Beatles

19 of 25Name The Song!

"Nobody knows it, right from the start, I gave you my heart"
I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
Stayin' Alive by Bee Gees
Don't Go Breakin' My Heart by Elton John

20 of 25Name The Song!

"Oh, didn't I, didn't I, didn't I see you cryin', feelin' all alone without a friend, you know you feel like dyin'"
My Sharona by The Knack
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
I Want You to Want Me by Cheap Trick

21 of 25Name The Song!

"Our hearts were ringing, in the key that our souls were singing, as we danced in the night, remember how the stars stole the night away"
Hotel California by Eagles
Maggie May by Rod Stewart
September by Earth, Wind and Fire

22 of 25Name The Song!

"They were askin' if you were around, how you was, where you could be found, told 'em you were livin' downtown"
Runaway by Del Shannon
Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin
The Boys Are Back In Town by Thin Lizzy

23 of 25Name The Song!

"Demonstrating love and affection that you give so openly, I like the way you make me feel about you, baby, want the whole wide world to see"
How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees
Best of My Love by The Emotions
Lean On Me by Bill Withers

24 of 25Name The Song!

"Loving you isn't the right thing to do, how can I ever change things that I feel"
Stairway to Heaven by Led Zeppelin
It's Too Late by Carole King
Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac

25 of 25Name The Song!

"I hope you don't mind that I put down in words, how wonderful life is while you're in the world"
Killing Me Softly by Roberta Flack
Your Song by Elton John
Imagine by John Lennon
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Classic songs usually become classics for a reason. Something about the combination of the rhythm, melody, lyrics, instrumentation, and more just makes the song sound timeless through the years. Plenty of artists have earned their place as household names and classic artists, especially those who were at the height of their fame and success during the 50s, 60s, and 70s. Everyone from Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, Buddy Holly, Bobby Darin, Johnny Cash, Marvin Gaye, The Kinks, Neil Diamond, The Monkees, Van Morrison, Simon and Garfunkel, The Supremes, Elton John, and Fleetwood Mac were rising musical acts during these pivotal decades in music and pop culture. Many of their albums can still be purchased today at the local record store. Anyone who owns a record player and loves collecting vinyl albums probably knows all of these musicians and their hit songs by heart. Are you one of those people? It's time to prove you really are a huge music buff once and for all. All you need to do is look at random lines of lyrics from hit songs that came out during the 50s, 60s, and 70s. Then correctly name the song title and artist that corresponds to the song lyrics to pass. We have no doubt you'll be able to pass this fun music challenge on the first try! So what are you waiting for? Hit the play button now and show us your musical chops. If you miss too many of these song questions, you're going to have to keep retaking this test until you pass!