80s rock quiz

80s Rock Quiz

Keep on rockin’ in the free world with ten random 80s rock quiz questions based on ADDucation’s Rock Bands lists.

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Who wanted to get “Physical” in 1982?

1 out of 10

Whose eyes “teased you” in Kim Carnes 1981 hit?

2 out of 10

Madonna sang “Like a…” what in 1985?

3 out of 10

"Every Breath You Take" was a big hit for Police in:

4 out of 10

Who sang of "Another Brick in the Wall" in 1980?

5 out of 10

Who had a huge hit in 1987 with Walk Like an Egyptian?

6 out of 10

Who did Whitney Houston “wanna dance with” in 1987?

7 out of 10

Prince & The Revolution warbled which words in 1984?

8 out of 10

Who landed a hit with Careless Whisper in 1985?

9 out of 10

Who got his “…mind set on you” in 1988?

10 out of 10

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