Who Wrote the #1 Hit
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1. In 1976, Barry Manilow had a hit with �I Write the Songs.�
Who wrote the song?
- Barry Manilow
- Brian Wilson
- Bruce Johnston
2. The Bing Crosby #1 song in 1940 was �Only Forever.� It was
written by James V. Monaco and Johnny Burke for a 1940 film. Name the
- Rhythm on the River
- Time I Get to Phoenix
- Palm Springs Holiday
3. Chattanooga Choo Choo (a #1 hit for Glenn Miller) was written for
the movie Sun Valley Serenade. Who wrote the song?
- Glenn Miller and Paula Kelly
- Mack Gordon and Harry Warren
- Arthur Rubenstien and Max Baer
4. Who wrote �Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer�?
- Robert L. May
- Gene Autry
- Glen Glenn
5. �The Tennessee Waltz� is a song, belonging to both the
country music and popular genres, written in 1947, popularized by Patti
Page. Who wrote the song?
- Les Paul and Mary Ford
- Abe Verdone and Mandy Wilson
- Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King
6. �Touch My Body� is a song co-written by American singer
Mariah Carey. Who was NOT one of the songwriters?
- Crystal "Cri$tyle" Johnson
- Terius "The-Dream" Nash
- Jerry �Memphis� Manville
7. In 1990, Mariah Carey had a huge hit �Vision of Love.� Who
wrote the song?
- Mariah Carey and Ben Margulies
- Glenn Medeiros and Bobby Brown
- Freeman Morgan
8. Madonna had a 1985 #1 hit �Like a Virgin�. Who wrote the
- Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly
- Madonna Louise Ciccone and Tina Louise
- Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb
9. The group America had a #1 hit in 1972 title �Horse with No
Name.� Who wrote the song?
- Gerry Beckley
- Dewey Bunnell
- Dan Peek
10. In 1959, Frankie Avalon had the #1 hit, �Venus.� Who wrote
- Frankie Avalon
- Ed Marshall
- Bill Chancellor