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Subject: 1971 lyrics quiz (Done!)

Written By: Zella on 04/24/02 at 09:13 p.m.

I thought I ought to repost this, in case we weren't thru playing with it †:D All done!


All of the following songs were out in the year 1971. Some were number one hits; others were quite obscure. Some artists appear more than once in the quiz. I did most of these straight from memory, so if you find an error, please let me know.

FB1. Come along and share the good times while we can †

JG2. I have found my treasure in your soul †

JC3. Tonight with me she'll be so inviting, I want her all for myself

SD4. Hanging 'round my yard, snooping in my garage †

FB5. Sits on the porch swing watching them fly †

JG6. Suddenly she's crashing thru my mind, like waves upon the shore

FB7. For I know he will not encumber me

MI8. In the comfort of my castle, I have lived my life in style †

KM9. Newlyweds a year ago; still checkin' each other out †

JG10. It feels so good to know she waits at the end of the line †

TO11. Every street I walk I find another dead end †

JC12. Hopiní that the train is on time †

FB13. They took away our native tongue †

KM14. My dog Sam eats purple flowers †

TO15. Baby and me were ripe for the pickin' †

CD16. No need in bringing 'em back 'cus they're never really gone

FB17. Joey tried to help me find a job awhile ago

FB18. I remember holding you while you sleep †

FB19. Picked up a boy just south of Mobile †

TO20. I'm in the middle without any plans †

FB21. I'd throw away the cars and the bars and the wars

SD22. Leftover memories of Sunday always spent with you †

KM23. I never cared for the sound of being alone †

CD24. You can Ďsplain it all down at City Hall

SD25. But we forget what he said when we figure that he'd still make room †

A26. We just might work it out forever †

A27. "Did it take long to find me?" I asked the faithful light †

FB28. Well I'd trade all my tomorrows for one single yesterday †

TO29. You been looking for love in all the wrong places †

FB30. She's got style, she's got grace, she's a winner †

TO31. I put my faith in the people but the people let me down

MD32. From the hard life on the south side to the spotlight here on the stage †

TO33. Yesterday is dead and gone, and tomorrowís out of sight †

KM34. I can still recall the wheatfields of St. Paul †

JC35. You better get back to your use-to-be †

FB36. Wonít you give a poor boy a ride?

MM37. Our hearts are locked in, so why should we lie now? †

MI38. Iím the one whose always been so calm so cool, no lover's fool

A39. As she turned the corner, I called out your name †

MI40. He's got cards he ain't showin' †

FB41. I hope you make a lot of nice friends out there †

GR42. Letís make the best of the situation, before I finally go insane

FB43. Her and Bobby were steppin' out, her and Bobby didn't know I'd found out †

JC44. We were flying along and hit something in the air †

FB45. Just take what you need and leave the rest †

JC46. I know I've dreamed you a sin and a lie †

JC47. See your face inside a cloud, see your smile inside a window †

SD48. 'Cus the very next thing that I could see was the light of the day again

KM49. Gonna take that big white bird, gonna fly right out of here †

MD50. Once you used to live for life but now you live for sympathy †

JC51. Can your telescope tell me where the sun's gone? †

FB52. The radio reminds me of my home far away †

FB53. So I jumped on the fence and I yelled at the house †

GR54. I'm no schoolboy but I know what I like †

FB55. I don't ask for much--I only want trust †

FB56. You're the only one I care enough to hurt about †

FB57. Take a long holiday, let your children play †

JC58. I'd be lying to myself if I said I was gettin' along †

JC59. Hope the world will understand--I can't lend a hand †

KM60. Listen to the tide slowly turning, wash all our heartaches away †

JC61. I tried to do the same and impress her with my style †

LK62. Iím glad you came around, Iíve been feeling down †

KM63. Funny but it seems I always wind up here with you †

A64. All the girls walk by dressed up for each other †

A65. Iím no prophet and I donít know natureís ways †

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: RockandRollFan on 04/25/02 at 02:06 p.m.

I was lucky enough to remember some the first time around....to do this again is too much for my old fragile brain to take ;)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 04/29/02 at 05:39 a.m.

Hi Zella - as no-one has picked this up again - I'll start it off !

5 Levon - Elton John

7 He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother - Hollies

13 Indian reservation - Paul Revere and the Raiders OR Don Fardon

17 Burning Bridges - Mike Curb Congregation

19 Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves - Cher

21 Joy To The World - Three Dog Night

36 Sweet Hitch-Hiker - Creedence Clearwater Revival

41 Wild World - Cat Stevens

43 Do You Know What I Mean? - Lee Michaels

52 Take Me Home Country Roads - John Denver

53 Signs - Five Man Electrical Band

55 It Don't Come Easy - Ringo Starr

56 Baby I'm-A-Want You - Bread

57 Riders On The Storm - Doors

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 05/03/02 at 05:04 p.m.

Here are a few that haven't been answered yet:


#9  "Family Affair" by Sly & The FAmily Stone
#14 "Draggin' The Line" by Tommy James
#23 "I Am...I Said" by Neil Diamond
#34 "Me And You And A Dog Named Boo" by Lobo
#49 "Don't Pull Your Love" by Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds
#60 "The Story In Your Eyes" by The Moody Blues
#63 "Rainy Days And Mondays" by The Carpenters

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 05/03/02 at 07:36 p.m.

Perfect score Karen & FussBudget!

I'm going to go back and put Xs next to the ones that are already figured out...

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 05/04/02 at 04:48 a.m.

1. Rose Garden - Lynn Anderson

18. Day After Day - Badfinger

28. Me And Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin

30. She's A Lady - Tom Jones

45. The Night They Drove Ol' Dixie Down - Joan Baez ?  (I only know the Baez version...)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 05/04/02 at 12:45 a.m.

Those are all correct, Fuss. I've gone back inot the original post and X'd them.  :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Indy Gent on 05/04/02 at 08:54 p.m.

#3 Temptation Eyes- The Grassroots
#12 One Toke Over the Line-Brewer & Shipley
#44 DOA-Bloodrock

Quoting:
I thought I ought to repost this, in case we weren't thru playing with it †:D Note: the ones with an "X" in front of them have already been identified this time around (see posts below)

All of the following songs were out in the year 1971. Some were number one hits; others were quite obscure. Some artists appear more than once in the quiz. I did most of these straight from memory, so if you find an error, please let me know.

X1. Come along and share the good times while we can †

2. I have found my treasure in your soul †

3. Tonight with me she'll be so inviting, I want her all for myself

4. Hanging 'round my yard, snooping in my garage †

X5. Sits on the porch swing watching them fly †

6. Suddenly she's crashing thru my mind, like waves upon the shore

X7. For I know he will not encumber me

8. In the comfort of my castle, I have lived my life in style †

X9. Newlyweds a year ago; still checkin' each other out †

10. It feels so good to know she waits at the end of the line †

11. Every street I walk I find another dead end †

12. Hopiní that the train is on time †

X13. They took away our native tongue †

X14. My dog Sam eats purple flowers †

15. Baby and me were ripe for the pickin' †

16. No need in bringing 'em back 'cus they're never really gone

X17. Joey tried to help me find a job awhile ago

X18. I remember holding you while you sleep †

X19. Picked up a boy just south of Mobile †

20. I'm in the middle without any plans †

X21. I'd throw away the cars and the bars and the wars

22. Leftover memories of Sunday always spent with you

X23. I never cared for the sound of being alone †

24. You can Ďsplain it all down at City Hall

25. But we forget what he said when we figure that he'd still make room †

26. We just might work it out forever †

27. "Did it take long to find me?" I asked the faithful light †

28. Well I'd trade all my tomorrows for one single yesterday †

29. You been looking for love in all the wrong places †

X30. She's got style, she's got grace, she's a winner †

31. I put my faith in the people but the people let me down

32. From the hard life on the south side to the spotlight here on the stage

33. Yesterday is dead and gone, and tomorrowís out of sight †

X34. I can still recall the wheatfields of St. Paul †

35. You better get back to your use-to-be †

X36. Wonít you give a poor boy a ride?

37. Our hearts are locked in, so why should we lie now?

38. Iím the one whose always been so calm so cool, no lover's fool

39. As she turned the corner, I called out your name †

40. He's got cards he ain't showin' †

X41. I hope you make a lot of nice friends out there †

42. Letís make the best of the situation, before I finally go insane

X43. Her and Bobby were steppin' out, her and Bobby didn't know I'd found out †

44. We were flying along and hit something in the air †

X45. Just take what you need and leave the rest †

46. I know I've dreamed you a sin and a lie †

47. See your face inside a cloud, see your smile inside a window †

48. 'Cus the very next thing that I could see was the light of the day again †

X49. Gonna take that big white bird, gonna fly right out of here †

50. Once you used to live for life but now you live for sympathy †

51. Can your telescope tell me where the sun's gone? †

X52. The radio reminds me of my home far away †

X53. So I jumped on the fence and I yelled at the house †

54. I'm no schoolboy but I know what I like †

X55. I don't ask for much--I only want trust †

X56. You're the only one I care enough to hurt about †

X57. Take a long holiday, let your children play †

58. I'd be lying to myself if I said I was gettin' along †

59. Hope the world will understand--I can't lend a hand †

X60. Listen to the tide slowly turning, wash all our heartaches away †

61. I tried to do the same and impress her with my style †

62. Iím glad you came around, Iíve been feeling down †

X63. Funny but it seems I always wind up here with you †

64. All the girls walk by dressed up for each other †

65. Iím no prophet and I donít know natureís ways †

End Quote

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 05/04/02 at 09:11 p.m.


Quoting:
#3 Temptation Eyes- The Grassroots
#12 One Toke Over the Line-Brewer & Shipley
#44 DOA-Bloodrock

End Quote



Way to go J.C.! Extra points for #44  ;)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 05/04/02 at 10:51 p.m.


Quoting:
45. The Night They Drove Ol' Dixie Down - Joan Baez ? †(I only know the Baez version...)
End Quote



If I'm not mistaken, a group called The Band also recorded that song.  I'm not sure what year theirs was and like you I am more familiar with Joan Baez's version.  ;)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 05/05/02 at 05:08 a.m.


Quoting:


If I'm not mistaken, a group called The Band also recorded that song. †I'm not sure what year theirs was and like you I am more familiar with Joan Baez's version. †;)
End Quote



Thanks KM

I thought they did but was not sure enough to put it in writing !


FBVP

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Gambo on 06/03/02 at 10:12 a.m.


2.  "All I Ever Need Is You" by Sonny & Cher.
6.  "It's One of Those Nights (Yes, Love)" by The Partridge Family.
10. "Sweet City Woman" by The Stampeders.

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Crazy Don on 06/03/02 at 11:39 a.m.

#16 is "An Old Fashioned Love Song" by Three Dog Night.
#24 is "When You're Hot, You're Hot" by Jerry Reed.

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: MissInformation on 06/03/02 at 11:41 a.m.

8. Cried like a baby Bobby Sherman
40. Sunshine by Jonathan Edwards
38. I Don't Know How to Love Him from Jesus Christ Superstar by Andrew Lloyd Weber sung by many people including Helen Reddy and Petula Clark.

MissInformation
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Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Goreripper on 06/03/02 at 12:56 a.m.

54. is 'Brown Sugar' by the Rolling Stones.

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Goreripper on 06/03/02 at 02:10 p.m.

42. is "Layla" by Derek and the Dominoes.

I knew I knew this but couldn't get it. Then suddenly it just popped out. Cool, huh?

;D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 06/03/02 at 04:20 p.m.

Wow, this was fun seeing this pop back up! Everyone was absolutely correct on all counts. And MissI, the singer for #38 in 1971 would be Yvonne Elliman. I am going to add eeryone's initials to the original post.  :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/03/02 at 06:48 p.m.

I would've guessed #65 was "Nature's Way" by Spirit., but that would be too obvious. :-/

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 06/03/02 at 10:52 p.m.


Quoting:
I would've guessed #65 was "Nature's Way" by Spirit., but that would be too obvious. :-/
End Quote



You are right. That would be too obvious. Therefore, you are wrong! ;)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/05/02 at 08:42 p.m.

Another shot in the dark, but is #4 "Looking Out My Back Door" by CCR. ???

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 06/06/02 at 00:54 a.m.


Quoting:
Another shot in the dark, but is #4 "Looking Out My Back Door" by CCR. ???
End Quote



Nope.

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: A on 06/06/02 at 11:41 a.m.

26. I'll Meet You Halfway - Partridge Family
27. Moonshadow - Cat Stevens
39. You Are Everyting - Stylistics
64. Wild Night - Van Morrison
65. Anticipation - Carly Simon

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 06/06/02 at 02:01 p.m.

AnotherA for A! :D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Gambo on 06/14/02 at 09:04 a.m.



11.  "Doesn't Somebody Want to Be Wanted" by the
     Partridge Family

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Tantrum O Neal on 06/14/02 at 09:31 p.m.

#15 Albert Flasher-The Guess Who. ;)
#20 I'm Eighteen-Alice Cooper

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Tantrum O Neal on 06/14/02 at 09:40 p.m.

#29 Sooner or Later-The Grass Roots.

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Tantrum O Neal on 06/14/02 at 09:45 p.m.

31. I Just Want To Celebrate-Rare Earth
33. Help Me Make It Through the Night-Sammi Smith

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/14/02 at 09:48 p.m.

#35 I Hear You Knockin'-Dave Edmunds
#46 Wild Horses-The Rolling Stones
#47 One Fine Morning-Lighthouse
#51 Rain Dance-The Guess Who
#59 I Ain't Got Time Anymore-The Glass Bottle
#61 Chick-a-Boom-Daddy Dewdrop

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 06/15/02 at 00:27 a.m.

Gambo, J.C. and Tantrum (Oh great giver of cones.... great to see you back! ;) ) all of your above guesses are correct. :D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/18/02 at 10:02 p.m.

I counted 8 unanswered here. More hints, please Zella?
May I suggest shortening your quizzes a little? ;)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Les_Klepper on 12/03/03 at 07:08 p.m.

62. Rings-Cimmaron

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz repost

Written By: Zella on 12/04/03 at 04:12 p.m.


Quoting:
62. Rings-Cimmaron
End Quote



That is correct. :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Sioux_Denim on 12/05/03 at 09:29 p.m.

#4- "Saturday Morinng Confusion" - Bobby Russell
#22 - "Rainy Day Feeling" - the Fortunes
#25 - "Put Your Hand in the hand" - Ocean
#48 - "Timothy"- THe Buoys

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Zella on 12/05/03 at 10:25 p.m.


Quoting:
#4- "Saturday Morinng Confusion" - Bobby Russell
#22 - "Rainy Day Feeling" - the Fortunes
#25 - "Put Your Hand in the hand" - Ocean
#48 - "Timothy"- THe Buoys
End Quote



All four correct! :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 12/06/03 at 04:46 a.m.

Hello

Is # 50 : Silver Moon" by Mike Nesmith ?

FB  :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Indy Gent on 12/06/03 at 03:19 p.m.

58. Two Divided By Love-The Grassroots (Sorry, Zella, that's the only one I know. :-[

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: mandamoo on 12/06/03 at 07:37 p.m.

#37 is  Summer Sand - Tony Orlando and Dawn  :D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Zella on 12/07/03 at 12:28 a.m.


Quoting:
Hello

Is # 50 : Silver Moon" by Mike Nesmith ?

FB †:)
End Quote



You're guessing, aren't you? ;)

Well, you guessed wrong! :P ;D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Zella on 12/07/03 at 12:28 a.m.


Quoting:
58. Two Divided By Love-The Grassroots (Sorry, Zella, that's the only one I know. :-[End Quote



That's okay Indy - at least it enabled you to get another one... :)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (now with clues for Indy)

Written By: Zella on 12/07/03 at 12:29 a.m.


Quoting:
#37 is †Summer Sand - Tony Orlando and Dawn †:D
End Quote



Wow Moo! I'm impressed; it isn't a well-known song. Correct! :D

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (2 left! Clues!)

Written By: MousyDung on 12/19/03 at 08:46 a.m.

#32 is "I Play and Sing" by Dawn
#50 is "Rainy Jane" by Davy Jones (also Neil Sedaka)

Subject: Re: 1971 lyrics quiz (2 left! Clues!)

Written By: Zella on 12/19/03 at 09:00 p.m.


Quoting:
#32 is "I Play and Sing" by Dawn
#50 is "Rainy Jane" by Davy Jones (also Neil Sedaka)
End Quote



Wow! Someone knows their obscure songs! (Or is good at googling... ;) )