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Trivia Quiz - The Kinks: Everybody's a Star!

What do you know about the Kinks, a rock band formed by Ray Davies and Dave Davies in 1964?

Quiz Number: 3074
Date Submitted: January 26, 2009
Quiz Categories: Rock -n- Roll
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: trickymutha
Average Score: 73.5 percent
Times Taken: 60 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4

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The Kinks Everybodys a Star
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1. One of the early names of The Kinks was:
  A.   The Ravens
  B.   The Crows
  C.   The Birds
  D.   The Boys

2. What was The Kink's first big hit?
  A.   Lola
  B.   Come Dancing
  C.   All Day and All of the Night
  D.   You Really Got Me

3. Who was the Kinks' first bass player?
  A.   John Dalton
  B.   Pete Quaife
  C.   Jim Rodford
  D.   Andy Pyle

4. Ray Davies, lead singer of the Kinks was born in:
  A.   Liverpool
  B.   North London
  C.   Wales
  D.   Isle of Wight

5. From 1965-1969 the Kinks were banned from:
  A.   Touring the United States
  B.   Recording albums
  C.   Musician's Unions
  D.   TV appearances

6. Their 1970 hit, "Lola" deals with a:
  A.   cross dresser
  B.   transvestite
  C.   political problems
  D.   an ex-girlfriend

7. In what year were the Kinks inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
  A.   1987
  B.   1988
  C.   1990
  D.   1995

8. What happened to Dave Davies, lead guitarist of The Kinks in 2004?
  A.   Joined a new band
  B.   Got married
  C.   Suffered a stroke
  D.   Sailed around the world

9. One of the Kinks' cult albums is called:
  A.   Days
  B.   Lola
  C.   Village Green Preservation Society
  D.   Waterloo Sunset

10. In 2004, Ray Davies was shot while chasing thieves. In what city did this take place?
  A.   New York, in front of the Dakota
  B.   New Orleans
  C.   Los Angeles
  D.   Flint®   

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