1931 In Music Trivia Quiz
What do you know about 1931 In Music? Try this
Alan's FANatical About Music Trivia Quiz.
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1) "Minnie the Moocher" is a jazz song
first recorded in 1931 by Cab Calloway and His Orchestra, selling over 1
2) "Dream a Little Dream of Me" is a
song, usually credited to Fabian Andre and Wilbur Schwandt. The lyrics
were written by Gus Kahn. Ozzie Nelson and his Orchestra recorded the
song with vocal by Ozzie on February 16, 1931. It was released by
3) He was an American gospel, R&B, soul, and
pop singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is considered to be one of
the pioneers and founders of soul music. He was born on January 22,
Who is the singer?
4) Palmy Days starring Eddie Cantor and
Charlotte Greenwood is released in 1931.
Who does NOT appear in
5) The Cat and the Fiddle is a musical
with music by Jerome Kern, and lyrics and book by Otto Harbach. The
original Broadway production opened at the Globe Theatre on October 15,
1931, moved to the George M. Cohan Theater on May 24, 1932, and ran for
a total of 395 performances.
NOT a song from the musical?
"The Night Was Made for Love"
"Try to Forget"
"My Heart Belongs to Eddie"
6) He was an American delta blues singer,
guitarist, pianist and songwriter.
Who recorded "Devil Got My
7) "All of Me" is a popular song and
jazz standard written by Gerald Marks and Seymour Simons in 1931.
first recorded the song?
8) "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries" is
a popular song with music by Ray Henderson and lyrics by Buddy G.
DeSylva and Lew Brown, published in 1931. Rudy Vallee had a 1931 Hit
with the song.
9) "Stardust" is an American popular
song composed in 1927 by Hoagy Carmichael with lyrics added in 1929 by
Who was the young baritone sensation that released a
version in 1931 and by the following year over two dozen bands had
10) In 1931, who had the Hit, "I Found A
Million Dollar Baby (In a 5 and 10 Cent Store)"?
The Lennon Sisters
The Boswell Sisters
The Andrew Sisters