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UK 80s Bands

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Who released the album Meat Is Murder in 1985 ... ?
Option : The Smiths
Option : The Cure
Option : Joy Division
Option : Elvis Costello
Answer : The Smiths
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We were a band who cried because we were afraid ... ?
Answer : Tears for Fears
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Our 1981 Album High N Dry helped define our style. Our fourth album Hysteria was released in 1987 and went on to sell 20 million copies worldwide. I am an animal who can't hear you.;
Answer : Def Leppard
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Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) was an album released by The Eurythmics in ... ?
Option : 1980
Option : 1981
Option : 1982
Option : 1983
Option : 1984
Option : 1985
Answer : 1983
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We formed in Birmingham in 1978 and had a string of hits in the 80s. We consisted of a Le Bon and three Taylors who weren't related. [----- -----]
Answer : Duran Duran
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Name this new romantic group formed in the 1980s combining reggae and American soul. The group was lead by a charismatic androgynous singer who never really grew up.;
Answer : Culture Club
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Vocalist Midge Ure sang lead for this band in 1984. The band released albums such as Vienna, Rage in Eden and Quartet. What is the band name ... ?
Option : Ultravox
Option : Ultratime
Option : Ultratune
Option : Ultrixx
Answer : Ultravox
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Name the three original members of The Police. [S-----, Andy S------, Stewart C-------]
Answer : String, Andy Summers, Stewart Copeland
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Which of these songs was not released by The Police ... ?
Option : Lost In Love
Option : Driven to Tears
Option : De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
Option : Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
Option : Every Breath You Take
Option : Don't Stand So Close to Me
Answer : Lost In Love
Question Number
The Dire Straits song Money for Nothing was based on ... ?
Option : A discussion overheard at a bus stop
Option : An overheard roadie conversation
Option : An overheard conversation at a TV store
Answer : An overheard conversation at a TV store

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