The massive music quiz
How well do you know your favourite bands and pop bangers? Take the quiz and find out.
Test your knowledge
1 Who won the artist of the year award at the 2017 VMAs?
A: Bruno Mars B: Taylor Swift C: Ed Sheeran D: Ariana Grande
2 Name the British reality TV show where One Direction were formed.
A: UK Idol
B: Britain’s Got Talent
C: Come On Down
D: The X Factor
3 Who is the oldest member of 5 Seconds of Summer?
A: Ashton Irwin B: Luke Hemmings C: Calum Hood D: Michael Clifford
4 What was Louis Tomlinson’s first solo single called?
A: ‘Hey Angel’ B: ‘Just Hold On’ C: ‘Back To You’ D: ‘This Town’
5 ‘Don’t want to be my friend no more, I want to be somebody else’ is a lyric from which song by Pink?
A: ‘Funhouse’ B: ‘So What’ C: ‘Dear Mr. President’ D: ‘Don’t Let Me Get Me’
6 Taylor Swift wrote ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together’ about which famous ex?
A: Jake Gyllenhaal B: John Mayer C: Calvin Harris D: Taylor Lautner
7 After a 2011 legal dispute with a children’s charity, Little Mix changed their name. What was their original name?
A: Mix It Up B: Rhythmix C: Soundmix D: Noise Mix
8 Which of these artists did NOT perform at the 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show?
A: Harry Styles B: Jane Zhang C: Selena Gomez D: Miguel
9 Which of these songs was NOT written by Sia?
A: ‘Pretty Hurts’ by Beyoncé B: ‘Wrecking Ball’ by Miley Cyrus C: ‘Diamonds’ Rihanna D: ‘Perfume’ Britney Spears
10 What is Post Malone’s real name?
A: Adam Nathan Malone
B: Richard Dean Post
C: Austin Richard Post
D: Nathan Austin Malone
11. What is the name of Lorde’s second album?
A: Pure B: Aristocrat C: Stop! D: Melodrama
Grande made her Broadway acting debut in which musical?
A: Grease B: 13 C: Jersey Boys D: Mary Poppins
13 Complete these lyrics from ‘Ready For It’ by Taylor Swift: ‘but if he’s a ghost...’
A: Then we can disappear B: Then I can be a phantom C: Then I’ll be a ghost too D: Then I’ll search for a phantom
14 Which of these major babe singers celebrates his birthday on September 16?
A: Nick Jonas B: Harry Styles C: Bruno Mars D: Luke Hemmings
15 Which of these albums released in 2017 sold the most copies worldwide?
A: Harry Styles Harry Styles B: Pink Beautiful Trauma C: Eminem Revival’ D: Kendrick Lamar DAMN.
16 What body part did Justin Bieber break while performing on stage in London?
A: Collarbone B: Elbow C: Foot D: Big toe
17 Before hitting the big time, what band did Camila Cabello have a fan account for?
A: One Direction B: Take That C: 5SOS D: The Jonas Brothers
18 Lady Gaga dyed her hair blonde because an interviewer once mistook her for which other pop queen?
A: Ariana Grande B: Kelly Clarkson C: Katy Perry D: Amy Winehouse
19 In the 2017 Disney film Beauty and the Beast, which duo sang the theme song?
A: John Legend & Ariana Grande B: Ariana Grande & Ed Sheeran C: Taylor Swift & John Legend D: James Blunt & Taylor Swift
20 Which ex Australian Idol contestant represented Australia in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest?
A: Ricki-Lee Coulter B: Guy Sebastian C: Jessica Mauboy D: Samantha Jade