2000 Music 1 - Answers

Published: Tuesday 7th June 2011
  1. What was the first UK number one of the 21st century? Westlife - "I Have a Dream/Seasons in the Sun.
  2. What was the last UK number one of the 2000s? Rage Against the Machine - "Killing in the Name".
  3. What was the title of Oasis' last number one in September 2005? "The Importance of Being Idle".
  4. Which artists released the following albums in the 2000s, [a] "Play", [b] "Parachutes", [c] "Songbird" , [d] "Escapology" and [e] "One Love" [a] Moby, [b]Coldplay, [c] Eva Cassidy, [d] Robbie Williams and [e] Blue.
  5. Which singer's birth name is Alicia Beth Moore? Pink.
  6. Complete the title of this 2001 Kylie Minougue hit, "Can't Get you Out of my __" Head
  7. What piece of machinery did Nizlopi sing about in 2005? A JCB [The JCB Song].
  8. How many days did Craig David sing about in 2000? Seven.
  9. Which FOUR female artists combined to take "Lady Marmalade" to number 1 in 2001? Christina Aguilera, Lil'Kim, Mya and Pink.
  10. Which 1987 hit was "rick-rolled" back to popularity in 2007? "Never Gonna Give You Up" - Rick Astley.
  11. Which Russian duo sparked controversy in 2002 with "All The Things She Said"? t.A.T.u.
  12. Of which bands, who had hits in the noughties were the following the lead singers / front men, [a] Johnny Burrell, [b] Win Butler, [c] Tom Chaplin, [d] Tom Fletcher and [e] Brandon Flowers [a] Razorlight, [b] Arcade Fire, [c] Keane, [d] McFly and [e] The Killers.
  13. Who won the first season of Pop Idol and what was his first hit record? Will Young - "Anything is Possible" / "Evergreen".
  14. What was the name of the animated band formed by Blur front man Damon Albarn? Gorillaz.
  15. Who sang the main theme to these Bond films of the noughties, [a] "Die another Day", [b] "Casino Royale" and [c] "Quantum of Solace" [a] Madonna, [b] Chris Cornell and [c] Jack White/Alicia Keys.
  16. Who had a hit with a re-working of Bruce Channel's "Hey Baby"? DJ Otzi.
  17. Which number ones of the 2000's feature the following lyrics, [a] "I love this record baby, but I can't see straight any more" , [b] "Now that it's raining more than ever, know that we'll still love each other", [c] "Disco dancing with the lights down low, Beats are pumping on the stereo", [d] "Too high, Can't come down,Losing my head, spinning round and round" and [e] "Stop making eyes at me, I'll stop making eyes at you". [a] "Just Dance" -Lady Gaga (2009), [b] "Umbrella" - Rihanna (2007), [c] "Sound of the Underground" - Girls Aloud (2002), [d] "Toxic" - Britney Spears (2004) and [e] "I Bet You Look Good on the Dance floor" - Arctic Monkeys (2005).
  18. With which song did JLS first hit the top spot in 2009? "Beat Again".
  19. What was the first number one album of the 2000's for a single artist? "Rise" by Gabrielle.
  20. Which song was heavily sampled on Eminem's massive hit "Stan"? "Thank You" by Dido.

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