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Most of the 90's were taken up watching Friends, The Simpsons or Baywatch and pondering burning questions like whether jack could have actually fit on the plank of wood and sailed off for his happy ever after with Rose? Who knows! As the decade rolled on we were getting accustomed to mobile phones, wearing our hair in curtains and being introduced to Harry Potter and Google. At the end of the 90's we were blessed with the greatest and most indestructible invention known to man- The Nokia 3310. 

Don't forget to check your score at the end of the quiz!


1. What colour and design was the itsy bitsy bikini?

Answer
Yellow Polka Dot

2. How can we be lovers if we can't be _ _ _ _ _ _ _? 

Answer
Friends

3. Dr Alban 'It's My Life' was used on an advert for which women's products?

Answer
Tampons

4. What was the girls name in Pulps 'Disco 2000'?

Answer
Deborah

5. Who told us to 'Shhh' before shouting at us?

Answer
Bjork

6. 'Boom Boom Boom Boom, I want you in my _ _ _ _'?

Answer
Room

7. Wind your body (then) wiggle your belly.

Answer
Give yourself a point for trying!

8. 'All that she wants is another _ _ _ _'?

Answer
Baby

9. Which Haddaway song was later used by Eminem?

Answer
'What is love'

10. Name one thing meatloaf would do for love (other than anything).

Answer
Run right up to hell and back, never lie to her, raise her up, help her down, get her out of this godforsaken town, make it all a little less cold. cater for every fantasy she got, hose her down with holy water when she gets too hot, take her places shes never known

11. In 'Wonderwall' most of the video is in black and white, however at certain points the guitar appears in two bright colours, can you name one of them?

Answer
Green or Blue

12. Which deceased rapper appears with Dr Dre in 'California Love'?

Answer
Tupac

13. Name two of the girls mentioned in 'Mambo Number 5'.

Answer
Angela, Pamela, Sandra, Rita, Monica, Erica, Tina, Mary and Jessica

14. The video sees a man cheat on his girlfriend, who then gets her portrait done by another man in his studio which subsequently gets set on fire by the jealous ex. What song are we talking about?

Answer
Always by Bon Jovi

15. Rearrange these Oasis hits in order of the date they were released:- 'Wonderwall', 'Don't look back in anger' and 'Roll with it'. 

Answer
1. 'Roll with it' released on the 14th August 1995, 2. 'Wonderwall' released on the 30th of October 1995 and 3. 'Don't look back in anger' released on the 19th of February 1996.

16. Which famous pop star's father had an 'Achey Breaky Heart' in 1992?

Answer
Miley Cyrus

17. What song did Elton John sing at Princess Diana's funeral?

Answer
'Candle in the wind'

18. A spoof of the Wet Wet Wet single 'Love is all around' was used in which Hugh Grant movie?

Answer
Love Actually

19. What electrical device does Whigfield sing in to in the video for 'Saturday Night'?

Answer
A Hairdryer

20. How many times does Wyclef count up to in The Fugees 'Killing Me Softly'?

Answer
Two

21. What is the surname of 'Jenny from the block'?

Answer
Lopez

22. What was the catchphrase my famous by Shaggy's denial of infidelity?

Answer
'It wasn't me'

23. Imitate getting knocked down and getting back up again. 

Answer
Give yourself a point for trying!

24. In the video for 'You're Gorgeous' how much does he pay for the car?

Answer
£20

25. What would have happened if it hadn't have been for Cotton Eye Joe

Answer
Would have 'been married a long time ago'

26. Where did Maxi Priest want to be in 1990?

Answer
'Close to you'

27. Who is missing? Scary, Posh, Ginger, Sporty and _ _ _ _?

Answer
Baby

28. Look at this Disney Club photo starring four well known stars. They are Ryan Gosling, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera and who else?

Answer
Britney Spears

29. Which member of TLC burned down her boyfriends home in 1994?

Answer
Lisa Left Eye Lopez

30. Which two bands had a famous feud during the weeks in which they battled for a number one single in 1995?

Answer
Blur and Oasis

31. 'Well i'm one for sorrow, ain't it too too bad' is a line by which famous pop band?

Answer
Steps

32. Gwen Stefani was the lead singer for which band in the 90's?

Answer
No Doubt

33. Which iconic singers daughter who married Michael Jackson appeared in his video for 'You Are Not Alone'?

Answer
Lisa Marie Presley

34. In Alanis Morisette's song, which kitchen utensil did she need?

Answer
A Knife

35. Name one of the people listed by Madonna in 'Vogue'.

Answer
Greta Garbo, Marilyn Monroe, Marlene Dietrich, Joe DiMaggio, Marlon Brando, Jimmy Dean, Grace Kelly, Jean Harlow, Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rodgers, Rita Hayworth, Lauren Bacall, Katharine Hepburn and Lana Turner

36. 'What about elephants? Have we lost their trust?' is a lyric from which song?

Answer
Earth Song by Michael Jackson

37. Which of these three popular dance crazes began in the 90:- 'Ketchup song', 'Lean back' or 'Do the Bartman'.

Answer
Do the Bartman

38. Which Hollywood actor appeared in Paula Abdul's 'Rush Rush' video?

Answer
Keanu Reeves

39. The video begins with a girl escaping from her lesson and finishes with tempting a man into water before taking off in his car with his clothes whilst his combine harvester roams around a field unmanned. What is the name of the song and which band is it by?

Answer
Crazy by Aerosmith

40. 'Football's coming home' was written for which football tournament?

Answer
Euro 96

41. Which theme park did Simply Red use for the video for 'Fairground'?

Answer
Blackpool Pleasure Beach

42. Which song by Cher was the first hit to use a deliberately distorted voice?

Answer
'Believe'

43. 'It's like that' was Run DMC versus who?

Answer
Jason Nevins

44. Which Leonardo Di Caprio film did All Saints do a song for?

Answer
The Beach

45. What did TLC advise against chasing?

Answer
Waterfalls

46. What colour was Mr Blobby?

Answer
Pink with yellow spots

47. If you were born on the day that Take That split up, how old would you be now?

Answer
25 on the 13th of February

48. Levi's used a Babylon Zoo song about a _ _ _ _ _ man.

Answer
Space

49. People were going around singing 'Lager Lager Lager' in 1996. What are the next four words after 'Lager' in 'Born Slippy'?

Answer
'Mega mega white thing'

50. Put these artists in order of most UK number one singles in the 90's starting which who had the most:- Blur, Take That, Kylie Minogue and George Michael. 

Answer
1. Take That with 8 number one singles, 2. Michael Jackson with 4 number one singles, 3. Blur with 2 number one singles and 4. Kylie Minogue with 1 number one singles.

Bonus Tie Break Question

Which famous Home Alone star appeared in Michael Jackson's 'Black or White' video?

Answer
Macaulay Culkin

Score

How did you do?

1-10

Back to school

11-20

Underwhelming

21-30

Distinctively average

31-40

Nearly there

41-45

Always the bridesmaid

46-50

Boom, nailed it



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