Sixties Music

Bill Turnbull

 Sixties Music

1 Which actor, singer and songwriter had a top ten hit in 1960 with If She Should Come To You Anthony Newley
2 Which rocker was lead singer with sixties band The Amboy Dukes Ted Nugent
3 Which sixties number one had the backing vocals of ook-a-chunka-ook-a-chunka Running Bear
4 What song did drag artist Danny La Rue have a chart entry with in the sixties On Mother Kelly’s Doorstep
5 Who had a number one in the sixties with Runaway Del Shannon
6 Who recorded the sixties classic Sweet Soul Music Arthur Conley
7 What did sixties chart topping duo John Alford and Bob Day call themselves The Allisons
8 Who had a top ten hit in the sixties with Um Um Um Um Um Um Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders
9 Which husband and wife duo had a number one in the sixties with I Got You Babe Sonny and Cher
10 On what label were all of Cilla Black’s sixties hits Parlophone
11 Which US State featured in the title of Perry Como’s 1960 hit Delaware
12 Which sixties singer has a statue in Albert Dock Liverpool Billy Fury
13 Which company bought out Fender guitars for thirteen million dollars in nineteen sixty five CBS
14 Which song was a hit in the sixties for Sam Cooke and Johnny Nash Cupid
15 The Drifters, Jimmy Justice and Craig Douglas all had hits in the sixties with which song When My Little Girl is Smiling
16 From which sixties hit does the line Take a black cat and sit it on your shoulder come Ride A White Swan (T Rex)
17 Which American rock star survived the car crash that killed Eddie Cochran in April 1960 Gene Vincent
18 Who had a top twenty hit in the sixties with Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window Bob Dylan
19 Which sixties group featured Demis Roussos and Vangelis Aphrodite’s Child
20 Which former lead singer with the Worried Men had two number ones in the fifties and sixties and went on to appear in TV drama and write a financial column for a national newspaper (he is now deceased) Adam Faith

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Questions That Haunt Me


How important does a person have to be before they are considered assassinated instead of just murdered?
Once you’re in heaven, do you get stuck wearing the clothes you were buried in for eternity?
Why does a round pizza come in a square box?

What disease did cured ham actually have?

How is it that we put man on the moon before we figured out it would be a good idea to put wheels on luggage?

Why is it that people say they ‘slept like a baby’ when babies wake up like every two hours?

Why are you IN a movie, but you’re ON TV?

Why do people pay to go up tall buildings and then put money in binoculars to look at things on the ground?

Why do doctors leave the room while you change?
They’re going to see you naked anyway…

Why is ‘bra’ singular and ‘panties’ plural?

Why do toasters always have a setting that burns the toast to a horrible crisp, which no decent human being would eat?

If Jimmy cracks corn and no one cares, why is there a stupid song about him?

Why does Goofy stand erect while Pluto remains on all fours? They’re both dogs!

If corn oil is made from corn, and vegetable oil is made from vegetables, what is baby oil made from?

Do the Alphabet song and Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star have the same tune?

Why did you just try singing the two songs above?

Did you ever notice that when you blow in a dog’s
face, he gets mad at you, but when you take him for a car ride, he sticks his head out the window?

Why, Why, Why – do we press harder on a remote control when we know the batteries are getting dead?

Why do banks charge a fee on ‘insufficient funds’ when they know there is not enough money?

Why does someone believe you when you say there are four
billion stars, but check when you say the paint is wet?

Why do they use sterilized needles
for death by lethal injection?

Why doesn’t Tarzan have a beard?

Why does Superman stop bullets with his chest, but ducks when you throw a revolver at him?

Why do Kamikaze pilots wear helmets?

If people evolved from apes, why are there still apes?

Why is it that no matter what colour bubble bath you use the bubbles are always white?

Is there ever a day that mattresses
are not on sale?

Why do people constantly return to the refrigerator with hopes that something new to eat will have materialized?

Why do people keep running over a thread a dozen times with their vacuum cleaner, then reach down, pick it up, examine it, then put it down to give the
vacuum one more chance?

Why is it that no plastic bag will open from the end on your first try?

How do those dead bugs get into those enclosed light

Why is it that whenever you attempt to catch something that’s falling off the table you always manage to knock something else over?

In winter why do we try to keep the house as warm as it was in summer when we complained about the heat?

How come you never hear father-in-law jokes?

And my FAVORITE………

The statistics on sanity is that one out of every four persons is suffering from some sort of mental illness. Think of your three best friends — if they’re okay, then it’s you.
~~~ Now pass this on to your friends and make them smile too! ~~~

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