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Subject: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (LAST ANSWER GIVEN AWAY!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 1:26 pm

Hi there!  :)

This quiz is a mixture of various lyrics I've pulled from quizzes I've made over the years.  All of these were answered at one time, by different members of this forum.  You know the drill.  :D

Limit: 5

(As always, NO CHEATING, please!!!)


1. "Now I've got to know what is and isn't mine"
Paul (Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree - Tony Orlando & Dawn)

2. "Have faith in you and the things yo do"
Paul (We Are Family - Sister Sledge)

3. "The shadow of a lover goes dancing by"
nally (Heart & Soul - T'Pau)

4. "Tropical drink melting in your hand"
WD (Kokomo - Beach Boys)

5. "Passion burning, love so strong"
nally

6. "They say old lovers can be good friends"
GR (I Go Crazy - Paul Davis)

7. "You can be murder at this hour of the day"
Paul (Clair - Gilbert O'Sullivan)

8. "Woke up this morning feeling fine"
Paul (I'm Into Something Good - Herman's Hermits)

9. "May I never miss the thrill of being near you"
Paul (No More Lonely Nights - Paul McCartney)

10. "Just an invitation would have been just fine"
GR (Stand Back - Stevie Nicks)

11. "Me and the boys are playin' but we just can't find the sound"
loki (Beth - KISS)

12. "You see, she was gonna be an actress"
loki (Taxi - Harry Chapin)

13. "The leaves blow across the long black road
      To the darkened sky in its rage"
(White Bird - It's A Beautiful Day)

14. "Can't think of anything I need"
GR (The Air That I Breathe - The Hollies)

15. "Beautiful is the dream that makes you mine"
Electrophile (Rock Me Gently - Andy Kim)

16. "Many months have passed us by"
mooster (Kiss And Say Goodbye - The Manhattans)

17. "Will she still love you when you're not around"
loki (New Kid In Town - The Eagles)

18. "Can't you see I'm in misery"
loki (High Enough - Damn Yankees)

19. "We've got a life of love that won't ever change"
GR (Always And Forever - Heatwave)

20. "Left its seeds while I was sleeping"
Henk (The Sounds Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel)

21. "I know I ask perfection of a quite imperfect world"
Paul (I Need To Be In Love - The Carpenters)

22. "Giving me the courage and the strength I need"
Henk (Babe - Styx)

23. "In the village where I grew up nothing seems the same"
Henk (On The Border - Al Stewart)

24. "Red yellow honey, sassafras and moonshine"
Gaylon (Stoned Soul Picnic - 5th Dimension)

25. "Love runs deeper than any ocean"
nally (Everybody Plays The Fool - The Main Ingredient)

26. "I open my mouth and out pops something spiteful"
WD (Tenderness - General Public)

27. "Marry him or marry me"
nally (Two Princes - Spin Doctors)

28. "But I just can't get any relief"
Gaylon (Time For Me To Fly - REO Speedwagon)

29. "Everyone around me is a total stranger"
WD (Turning Japanese - The Vapors)

30. "You're a genie in disguise"
Henk (Betcha By Golly, Wow - The Stylistics)

31. "Don't let fire rush to your head"
GR (Eye In The Sky - Alan Parsons Project)

32. "Carousels and wishing wells were the things we loved"
WD (We Two - Little River Band)

33. "I may be climbing on rainbows"
Electrophile (Make It With You - Bread)

34. "Monopoly, Twenty-One, Checkers and Chess"
nally (Man On The Moon - R.E.M.)

35. "I smell the garden in your hair"
loki (Marrakesh Express - Crosby, Stills & Nash)

36. "Love is so surprising"
Paul (Tighter, Tighter - Alive & Kicking)

37. "Encircled you in trenches and barbed wire"
FB (Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting)

38. "Thought I saw the light when I heard you call"
FB (That Was Yesterday - Foreigner)

39. "Come up to my place for some coffee or tea or me"
Gaylon (The Rapper - Jaggerz)

40. "If I were you I'd take a permanent vacation"
whitewolf / Electrophile (My Boyfriend's Back - The Angels)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: whistledog on 02/08/07 at 1:35 pm

Cool Quiz Karen :)

4 | Kokomo - Beach Boys
26 | Tenderness - General Public
29 | Turning Japanese - The Vapors
32 | We Two - Little River Band 8)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 1:42 pm


Cool Quiz Karen :)


Thanks, Jason!  :)

4 | Kokomo - Beach Boys
26 | Tenderness - General Public
29 | Turning Japanese - The Vapors
32 | We Two - Little River Band 8)



4 for 4!  8)

Is it okay if I still credit you as whistledog?

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: nally on 02/08/07 at 1:45 pm

Hiya Karen!

#5 is "Keep Feeling Fascination" by Human League. Off to look for more!

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: nally on 02/08/07 at 1:47 pm

#25 is "Everybody Plays the Fool" by Main Ingredient. (That's the original version.)

#27: is it "Two Princes" by Spin Doctors?

#34 is "Man on the Moon" by REM....which I know for sure. O0

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: whistledog on 02/08/07 at 1:50 pm


Is it okay if I still credit you as whistledog?


yes.

I am only temporarily The Sea Captain ;D

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: Paul on 02/08/07 at 1:54 pm

Aloha, young Karen...

#1. That old party-fave 'Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree' - Tony Orlando & Dawn
(Well, it goes to show what sort of parties we had!  :D)

#2. 'We Are Family' - Sister Sledge

#7. 'Clair' - Gilbert O'Sullivan

#8. 'I'm Into Something Good' - Herman's Hermits

#9. 'No More Lonely Nights' - Paul McCartney
(Who, if reports are correct, will probably never miss the thrill of being parted with

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 2:02 pm


Hiya Karen!

#5 is "Keep Feeling Fascination" by Human League. Off to look for more!



#25 is "Everybody Plays the Fool" by Main Ingredient. (That's the original version.)

#27: is it "Two Princes" by Spin Doctors?

#34 is "Man on the Moon" by REM....which I know for sure. O0


Hi, Jeff!

Those are all correct!  :)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 2:02 pm


yes.

I am only temporarily The Sea Captain ;D


I see!  ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 2:05 pm


Aloha, young Karen...

#1. That old party-fave 'Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree' - Tony Orlando & Dawn
(Well, it goes to show what sort of parties we had!  :D)

#2. 'We Are Family' - Sister Sledge

#7. 'Clair' - Gilbert O'Sullivan

#8. 'I'm Into Something Good' - Herman's Hermits

#9. 'No More Lonely Nights' - Paul McCartney


Hiya, Paul!

You got a perfect score with those!  8)

(Who, if reports are correct, will probably never miss the thrill of being parted with

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: nally on 02/08/07 at 2:22 pm

I got one more!!

#3: "Heart & Soul" by Tpau.

How did I miss it earlier? :o

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 2:23 pm


I got one more!!

#3: "Heart & Soul" by Tpau.

How did I miss it earlier? :o


Well done, Jeff!  8)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: whitewolf on 02/08/07 at 3:41 pm

only one that I know right off
40- My boyfriend's back=Me first and the gimme gimmes

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: Henk on 02/08/07 at 3:57 pm

Hiya Karen! :) Here's three that I think I recognize:

#20: Sounds Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel
#22: Babe - Styx
#30: You Make Me Feel Brand New - Stylistics

I also know I know #18, but I can't think of the title right now... :-\\ :(

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 4:19 pm


only one that I know right off
40- My boyfriend's back=Me first and the gimme gimmes


Hi, Tina!  :)

You have the right title, but I'm afraid the artist was not who I had in mind here...

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 4:20 pm


Hiya Karen! :) Here's three that I think I recognize:

#20: Sounds Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel
#22: Babe - Styx
#30: You Make Me Feel Brand New - Stylistics


Hiya, Henk!  :)

You got 2.5 right...

For #30 - right group, wrong song... :D

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: Henk on 02/08/07 at 4:32 pm


Hiya, Henk!  :)

You got 2.5 right...

For #30 - right group, wrong song... :D




Well Betcha By Golly Wow... ;D

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: loki 13 on 02/08/07 at 4:37 pm

Hi Karen, another good one.  ;)

#11...Beth....Kiss?

#12...Taxi....Harry Chapin?

#17...New Kid In Town....The Eagles?

#35...Marakesh Express....Crosby, Stills and Nash?

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: star80 on 02/08/07 at 4:48 pm

#6  I Go Crazy - Paul Davis

#10  Stand Back - Stevie Nicks

#14  The Air That I Breathe - The Hollies

#19  Always & Forever - Heatwave

#31  Eye In The Sky - Alan Parsons Project

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/08/07 at 4:50 pm

15 | Rock Me Gently - Andy Kim  (probably should have taken it out of your signature for the quiz ;) )
33 | Make It With You - Bread

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 4:59 pm


Well Betcha By Golly Wow... ;D


Heh!  ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 5:00 pm


Hi Karen, another good one.  ;)

#11...Beth....Kiss?

#12...Taxi....Harry Chapin?

#17...New Kid In Town....The Eagles?

#35...Marakesh Express....Crosby, Stills and Nash?



Thanks, Kevin!  :D

All your answers are correct, btw...

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 5:02 pm


#6  I Go Crazy - Paul Davis

#10  Stand Back - Stevie Nicks

#14  The Air That I Breathe - The Hollies

#19  Always & Forever - Heatwave

#31  Eye In The Sky - Alan Parsons Project


Got 'em all, GypsyRoad!  :)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 5:03 pm


15 | Rock Me Gently - Andy Kim  (probably should have taken it out of your signature for the quiz ;) )


Not at all...

I wanted to see if anyone would notice!  :D

33 | Make It With You - Bread


Both answers are correct...

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 02/08/07 at 5:33 pm

Hello !


Wow, you have to be quick with these !!!  :o

Only one :

# 37  Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting

:)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/08/07 at 5:35 pm


Hello !


Wow, you have to be quick with these !!!  :o

Only one :

# 37  Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting

:)


Hi Luke!  ;)

That one is correct!

But...I'm quite sure you know #36 & #38! :D

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: mandamoo on 02/08/07 at 6:52 pm

Hi Karen  :)

#16  Kiss and Say Goodbye - The Manhattans

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: Gaylon on 02/08/07 at 7:14 pm

HELLO!

24. Stoned Cold Picnic - 5th Dimension
39. The Rapper - Jaggerzzzz

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/09/07 at 10:34 am


Hi Karen  :)

#16  Kiss and Say Goodbye - The Manhattans


Hi, Amanda!  :)

That's the one!

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/09/07 at 10:34 am


HELLO!

24. Stoned Cold Picnic - 5th Dimension
39. The Rapper - Jaggerzzzz


Well hello, Gaylon!  :)

Those are both spot-on!!

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (7.5 LEFT!)

Written By: Sister Morphine on 02/09/07 at 5:08 pm

40 | The Angels

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (7.5 LEFT!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/09/07 at 5:13 pm


40 | The Angels


Yes...

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: FussBudgetVanPelt on 02/10/07 at 6:28 am


Hi Luke!  ;)

That one is correct!

But...I'm quite sure you know #36 & #38! :D


Upon reflection :)

# 38  That Was Yesterday - Foreigner

# 36 ?  Are you sure ?  :o

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/10/07 at 11:34 am


Upon reflection :)

# 38  That Was Yesterday - Foreigner


Correct!  :)

# 36 ?  Are you sure ?  :o

I'm positive!  :D

The reason I know is because I have your name down as being the one to answer it the first time it appeared in one of my quizzes... ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (6 LEFT -- Limit Removed!)

Written By: Paul on 02/11/07 at 12:36 pm

Aloha, young Karen...

Only one 'biting' me at the mo' (although a couple are horribly familiar!)

#21. 'I Need To Be In Love' - Carpenters

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (6 LEFT -- Limit Removed!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/11/07 at 12:41 pm


Aloha, young Karen...

Only one 'biting' me at the mo' (although a couple are horribly familiar!)

#21. 'I Need To Be In Love' - Carpenters


Aloha, Paul... :)

Yes, that one is correct...

And as for a couple being 'familiar'...they should be, as you answered two others in previous quizzes!  ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (6 LEFT -- Limit Removed!)

Written By: Paul on 02/11/07 at 12:43 pm


And as for a couple being 'familiar'...they should be, as you answered two others in previous quizzes!  ;)


You should never play tricks like this with a mind like mine!  :D

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (6 LEFT -- Limit Removed!)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/11/07 at 12:45 pm


You should never play tricks like this with a mind like mine!  :D


ROFL!  ;D ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/13/07 at 3:18 pm

*BUMP*

I've added more lyrics... :)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: Henk on 02/13/07 at 3:32 pm

Still don't know #18... :-\\

But is #23 Mrs Robinson by Simon & Garfunkel? ???

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: Paul on 02/13/07 at 3:42 pm

Here's a bit of 'face-saving'... :-[

#36. 'Tighter Tighter' - Alive & Kicking

But the rest just still ain't gettin' through!  :(

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/13/07 at 3:46 pm


Still don't know #18... :-\\

But is #23 Mrs Robinson by Simon & Garfunkel? ???


I'm sorry, Henk... :-\\

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/13/07 at 3:46 pm


Here's a bit of 'face-saving'... :-But the rest just still ain't gettin' through!  :(


Come on, Paul...you're my last hope here!  :-[

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: Henk on 02/13/07 at 4:00 pm


I'm sorry, Henk... :-\\


No, I  should be sorry - for giving the wrong answer, 'cause it's Al Stewart - On The Border.

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/13/07 at 4:05 pm


No, I  should be sorry - for giving the wrong answer, 'cause it's Al Stewart - On The Border.


Ah, so you did know that one!  ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (5 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: Henk on 02/13/07 at 4:42 pm


Ah, so you did know that one!  ;)


Well I obviously needed some help. Age brings infirmity and all that... ;)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (3 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: Gaylon on 02/13/07 at 8:08 pm

28. Time For Me To Fly - REO Speedwagon

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (3 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/14/07 at 10:34 am


28. Time For Me To Fly - REO Speedwagon


Way to go, Gaylon!  :)

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (2 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: loki 13 on 02/14/07 at 5:51 pm

Hi Karen, 18 sounded real familiar, now with the added lyrics it sounds even more familiar.

#18...High Enough....Damn Yankees?

Subject: Re: A 'Potpourri' of Lyrics (2 LEFT w/ ADDED LYRICS !)

Written By: CeramicsFanatic on 02/15/07 at 1:42 pm


Hi Karen, 18 sounded real familiar, now with the added lyrics it sounds even more familiar.

#18...High Enough....Damn Yankees?


Hiya, Kevin!

That's correct!  8)

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