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A Stones’ song known for what?




 

 

1. Name the solo artist who had a hit with “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face.”

2. Name the group responsible for “Crystal Blue Persuasion.”

3. Which artist had hits in 1964 with “ Maybe I Know,” “That’s the Way Boys Are” and “You Don’t Own Me”?

4. What solo artist released “Hello Mary Lou,” and when?

5. Which singer had his first major hit with “Tell It Like It Is”?

6. Name the solo artist who wrote and released “A Girl Like You.”

7. What is the first “instrument” heard on The Rolling Stones’ 1969 hit “Honky Tonk Women”?

Answers

1. Roberta Flack, in 1972. The song, penned by British songwriter Ewan MacColl in 1957, went to No. 1 on the Billboard chart, but only reached No. 4 on the R&B chart.

2. Tommy James and the Shondells, in 1969. The group also released “Sweet Cherry Wine” the same year.

3. Lesley Gore. “You Don’t Own Me” held at No. 2 for three weeks behind The Beatles’ “I Want to Hold Your Hand.”

4. Ricky Nelson, in 1961. It only went to No. 9 in the U.S., but the B-side, “Travelin’ Man,” went to No. 1. Gene Pitney wrote the song.

5. Aaron Neville. The song topped Billboard’s R&B chart for five weeks in 1967. His 1989 duet with Linda Ronstadt, “Don’t Know Much,” won a Grammy.

6. Scottish musician Edwyn Collins, in 1994. The song charted all over the world.

7. A cowbell. ©2011 King Features Synd.


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