1950 In Music Trivia Quiz
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The Year In Music Trivia Quiz.
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On January 3, who launches Sun Records at 706 Union Avenue in Memphis,
2) Who joins The Soul Stirrers?
3) What was the Nat King Cole song that hits #1 on
July 7, 1950 and stays there for five weeks?
"I Love You For That"
4) On November 24, 1950, Phil Harris hit #1 for
four weeks with "The Thing".
5) Who wrote "Shot Gun Boogie"?
Tennessee Ernie Ford
6) "I Tawt I Taw A Puddy Tat" was
written by Alan Livingston, Billy May & Warren Foster.
7) Who had the hit with "Music! Music!
The Andrews Sisters
8) What singer was born on March 2, 1950?
9) Stevie Wonder and Danny Kirwan from Fleetwood
Mac have the same birthday.
What is it?
10) Patti Page becomes the first (and only) artist
to have a # 1 record on the Pop, R&B and Country charts