Pop Duos 2 - Answers

Published: Friday 8th May 2015
  1. In which year was "Cathy's Clown" a worldwide hit for The Everly Brothers? 1960
  2. For which other pop duo did Pepsi and Shirlie originally provide backing vocals? Wham!
  3. What single gave Simon and Garfunkel their only UK number one? "Bridge Over Troubled Water"
  4. Who recorded "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" for Comic Relief in 1987 under the name Mel & Kim? Mel Smith & Kim Wilde
  5. Which single gave Womack and Womack a UK top five hit in 1986? "Teardrops"
  6. Who made up the British musical duo The Eurythmics? Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart
  7. Who partnered Marc Almond on the 1980s synth duo Soft Cell? David Ball
  8. Which former member of Depeche Mode formed the duo Erasure with Andy Bell? Vince Clarke
  9. "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling" was a world-wide hit in 1964 for which duo? The Righteous Brothers
  10. What was the title of Zager and Evans one hit wonder of 1969? "In the Year 2525 (Exordium & Terminus)"
  11. Who formed The Communards with Jimmy Sommerville prior to his life as a vicar? Richard Coles
  12. Which duo took "Little Donkey" into the UK top five in 1960? Nina and Frederick
  13. What was the title of Esther and Abi Ofarim's only UK number one? "Cinderella Rockefella"
  14. The Brian and Michael single "Matchstick Men and Matchstick Cats and Dogs" was about which artist? L S Lowry
  15. Who took "Young Gifted and Black" into the UK charts in 1970? Bob and Marcia
  16. What was John Travolta's second UK number one duetting with Olivia Newton-John? "Summer Nights"
  17. Which two Phils combined to record the 1985 hit "Easy Lover"? Phil Collins and Philip Bailey
  18. Who did Serge Gainsbourg originally record "Je T'aime Moi Non Plus" in 1967? Brigitte Bardot
  19. Who recorded the 1967 album "King and Queen" with Carla Thomas? Otis Redding
  20. Which movie featured the Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warne song "Up Where We Belong"? An Officer and a Gentleman

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