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Test your trivia knowledge or become a quiz master with these challenging Music Trivia questions with answers. Music is a universal language that can bring people from different walks of life together. Everyone will know something or everything about bands, musicians, songs, compositions, and concerts. Be prepared for conflict and controversy as music lovers tend to take great pride in their knowledge of the smallest details about their favorites. Keep track of your trivia references as this is one of the topics that tend to fuel feuds among family and friends.

Who was Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner?

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Sting.
Sting, was lead vocalist of the rock band The Police before going solo. Their 1980s albums include “Zenyatta Mondatta” and “Ghost in the Machine.” Their biggest hit was “Every Breath You Take.”

How many species of birds are mentioned in the Twelve Days of Christmas song?

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6 species of birds: Partridge, Turtle Doves, French Hens, Calling Birds, Geese, and Swans.
The version of the “Twelve Days of Christmas” that we know today dates back only as far as 1909 when Frederic Austin’s transcription of the words and his own tune were published in London. The lyrics of the “Twelve Days of Christmas” sound jolly, but the light-heartedness obscures a mixture of astronomical mnemonics, numerology, and pagan cosmology. There are a total of 184 birds in the 12 Days of Christmas.

In which 1942 musical film starring Bing Crosby, Virginia Dale and Fred Astair has originally featured the famous song “White Christmas”?

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Holiday Inn.
“Holiday Inn” features 13 Christmas songs by famous composer Irving Berlin, including “White Christmas” one of the biggest-selling recordings in music history! It is an American musical comedy directed by Mark Sandrich and starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire. It is nominated for 3 Academy Awards.

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