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Subject: A Family Lyrics Quiz (COMPLETED IN RECORD TIME!!!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:47 am

Okay, all songs featured in this quiz contain either the word mother, father, sister or brother.  I have also used songs that have (the informal) mama and papa in the title.  Your job is to identify the songs and the artist(s).

Limit: 3

(Please, please don't cheat!!)


1. "I've been one poor correspondent"
Zella (Sister Golden Hair - America)

2. "No I would not give you false hope"
Zella (Mother And Child Reunion - Paul Simon)

3. "Took her home to meet his mama and papa"
Paul (Brother Louie - The Stories)

4. "That ain't the way to have fun, son"
Gaylon Mama Told Me (Not To Come) - Three Dog Night]

5. "She goes running to the shelter"
Zella (Mother's Little Helper - The Rolling Stones)

6. "His welfare is my concern"
Paul (He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother - The Hollies)

7. "Too busy to come to the phone"
FB (Sylvia's Mother - Dr. Hook)

8. "Wherever he laid his hat was his home"
Paul (Papa Was A Rollin' Stone - The Temptations)

9. "It's not time to make a change"
FB (Father And Son - Cat Stevens)

10. "I don't want to drink my whiskey like you"
jaytee (Mama Weer Crazee Now - Slade)

11. "My my, how can I resist you?"
holicman (Mama Mia - ABBA)

12. "Following in the footsteps of a funeral pyre"
Indy (Mother's Talk - Tears For Fears)

13. "Babe, you know you're growing up so fast"
whitewolf (Sister Christian - Night Ranger)

14. "I'm gonna keep my baby"
Jeni (Papa Don't Preach - Madonna)

15. "Distant lights from across the bay"
Indy (Babylon Sisters - Steely Dan)

16. "I have had enough of crime"
Indy (Father Figure - George Michael)

17. "Oo-ee, you're comin' with me, the local police"
jaytee Your Mama Don't Dance - Loggins & Messina)

18. "You're so cute, I like your style"
FB (Does Your Mother Know - ABBA)

19. "So we're comin' out of the kitchen"
jaytee (Sisters Are Doin' It For Themselves - Aretha Franklin & Annie Lennox)

20. "All I need is a chance to make you mine"
RnRF (Mama Can't Buy You Love - Elton John)


(NOTE: One artist is featured twice in this quiz.)


Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Zella on 06/02/05 at 1:33 am

Great idea Karen!

1. Sister Golden Hair - America

2. Mother and Child Reunion - Paul Simon

5. Mother's Little Helper - Stones

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 06/02/05 at 1:44 am

Hi there !

Someone told me this was here  :)

# 7  Sylvia's Mother - Dr Hook

# 9  Father & Son - Cat Stevens (Given my sig line, it would have been a bit hard to miss that tone !)

# 18  Does Your Mother Know - Abba

:)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Paul on 06/02/05 at 1:47 am

Hi there...

#3. 'Brother Louie' - Stories (Hot Chocolate would've been better...!)

#6. 'He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother' - Hollies

#8. 'Papa Was A Rollin' Stone' - Temptations



Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: holicman on 06/02/05 at 5:30 am

no.11 is Mamamia by ABBA :)

all the others i knew everyone else seems to have got :)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Gaylon on 06/02/05 at 5:59 am

4. Mama Told Me Not to Come - Three Dog Night

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Jeni on 06/02/05 at 6:21 am

14. Papa don't preach - Madonna

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: jaytee on 06/02/05 at 7:05 am

Hi Karen  :)

#10  Mama We're All Crazee Now - Slade
#17  Your Mama Don't Dance (And Your Daddy Don't Rock 'n Roll) - Loggins & Messina
#19  Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves - Eurythmics

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Taoist on 06/02/05 at 7:57 am

Hi Karen

2 is "Mother and child reunion" by Paul Simon?
5 is "Mother's little helper" by The Rolling stones
6 is "He ain't heavy..." by The Hollies
7 is "Sylvia's mother" by Dr. Hook
8 is "Papa was a rolling stone" by Was not was (originally by ?)
17 is "Your mamma don't dance" by Poison (original by Messina & Loggins?)
18 is "Does your Mother know" by ABBA
19 is "Sister are doing it for themselves" by The Eurythmics

Tao

I did all the ones I know cos I think I was beaten to most of them :(

<Modified> Yep, beaten to every single one! - Good quiz though

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: whitewolf on 06/02/05 at 8:21 am

the only one left that I do know is

13 sister christian-night ranger

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: ktelqueen on 06/02/05 at 8:23 am

wow,girl! great quiz..i knew almost all but alas..tee hee  :D

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/02/05 at 8:42 am

12. Mothers Talk-Tears For Fears
15. Babylon Sisters-Steely Dan
16. Father Figure-George Michael

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: RockandRollFan on 06/02/05 at 9:31 am

20. Mama Can't Buy You Love - Elton John~1979

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: nally on 06/02/05 at 10:49 am

Karen...you posted this quiz after I went to bed last night...now I can't figure out any of them!! :-[

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:19 pm


Great idea Karen!

1. Sister Golden Hair - America

2. Mother and Child Reunion - Paul Simon

5. Mother's Little Helper - Stones


Thanks, Zella!  ;)

And BTW, all of your answers are correct!!

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:20 pm


Hi there !

Someone told me this was here  :)

# 7  Sylvia's Mother - Dr Hook

# 9  Father & Son - Cat Stevens (Given my sig line, it would have been a bit hard to miss that tone !)

# 18  Does Your Mother Know - Abba

:)


Hi there, Luke!  8)

Nice job with those!!

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:21 pm


Hi there...

#3. 'Brother Louie' - Stories (Hot Chocolate would've been better...!)

#6. 'He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother' - Hollies

#8. 'Papa Was A Rollin' Stone' - Temptations


Hi Paul!  :)

You got a perfect score!!

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:21 pm


no.11 is Mamamia by ABBA :)

all the others i knew everyone else seems to have got :)


That one is correct, holicman!!  :)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:22 pm


4. Mama Told Me Not to Come - Three Dog Night


Spot-on, Gaylon!!  8)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:22 pm


14. Papa don't preach - Madonna


You got it, Jeni!!  :)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:23 pm


Hi Karen  :)

#10  Mama We're All Crazee Now - Slade
#17  Your Mama Don't Dance (And Your Daddy Don't Rock 'n Roll) - Loggins & Messina
#19  Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves - Eurythmics


Hi Janine!  :)

Good work on those...but just to let you know, Aretha Franklin also did vocals with Annie Lennox on #19.  :D

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:24 pm


Hi Karen

2 is "Mother and child reunion" by Paul Simon?
5 is "Mother's little helper" by The Rolling stones
6 is "He ain't heavy..." by The Hollies
7 is "Sylvia's mother" by Dr. Hook
8 is "Papa was a rolling stone" by Was not was (originally by ?)
17 is "Your mamma don't dance" by Poison (original by Messina & Loggins?)
18 is "Does your Mother know" by ABBA
19 is "Sister are doing it for themselves" by The Eurythmics

Tao

I did all the ones I know cos I think I was beaten to most of them :(

<Modified> Yep, beaten to every single one! - Good quiz though



Hi Tao!  Great to see ya here!!  ;)

Sorry that you were beaten to the punch... :-\\

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:25 pm


the only one left that I do know is

13 sister christian-night ranger


Correct, Tina!!  :)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:25 pm


wow,girl! great quiz..i knew almost all but alas..tee hee  :D


Awww....sorry girl!!  :-\\

(I certainly hadn't expected this quiz to go as fast as it did!!) :o

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:26 pm


12. Mothers Talk-Tears For Fears
15. Babylon Sisters-Steely Dan
16. Father Figure-George Michael


Perfect score, Indy!!  8)

Subject: Re: A Family Lyrics Quiz

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 06/02/05 at 12:27 pm


20. Mama Can't Buy You Love - Elton John~1979


You got it, Mark!!  ;)


...And that, folks, is the end of this quiz!  :D

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