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1. Name the group that had hits with “Only Sixteen” and “A Little Bit More,” and give the year. 2. Which solo artist had No. 1 hits with “Longer,” “Make Love Stay” and “Believe in Me”? 3. Name the band that had Top 10 hits with “Listen People” and “Leaning on a Lamp Post.” 4. Which female artist released “I’m a Woman” in 1963? 5. “Operator” (1975) and “The Boy from New York City” (1981) were released by which group? 6. Who released “Devil with a Blue Dress On,” and when?

Answers 1. Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show, in 1976. That same year, “A Couple More Years” made it (just barely) to the U.S. country chart. 2. Dan Fogelberg, in 1980, 1983 and 1984, respectively. He died in 2007 at age 56.

3. Herman’s Hermits, in 1966. Their 1965 hit, “She’s a Must to Avoid,” was often misheard as “She’s a muscular boy.” 4. Peggy Lee. Many have covered the song, including Bette Midler, and Raquel Welch/Miss Piggy in a duet. 5. Four-part-harmony vocal quartet Manhattan Transfer. Thus far the group has netted 10 Grammys, and a 40th anniversary album of never-beforereleased material is rumored to be in the works. 6. Mitch Ryder and The Detroit Wheels, in 1966. The song went to No. 4 on the charts.

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