60s Song Lyrics Quiz Questions & Answers

Swinging or psychedelic? However you remember this decade (or don’t!), you’ll enjoy our 60s Music Lyrics Quiz.

Test your 60s lyrics trivia with our quiz which features toe-tapping pop songs, guitar screeching rock tunes, passionate love ballads, and a British invasion round.

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Challenging 60s Music Lyrics Quiz Questions and Answers

60s Pop Lyrics Quiz Round

1. Pretty woman, walkin’ down the street, Pretty woman the kind I like to meet, Pretty woman I don’t believe you, you’re not the truth, No one could look as good as you

  • Help me!
  • Mercy!
  • Ow!
  • Sexy!

2. Be my little baby, my one and only baby, Say you’ll be my

  • Darlin’
  • Baby
  • Sweetie
  • Mine

3. Return to sender, address unknown, No such number

  • No such home
  • No such phone
  • No such zone
  • No such tone

4. I was five and he was six, We rode on horses made of

  • Twigs
  • Wigs
  • Sticks
  • Figs

5. Na na na nananana, nannana

  • Lovely Rita
  • Lady Madonna
  • Hey Julian
  • Hey Jude

60s Rock Lyrics Quiz Round

1. Actin’ funny, but I don’t know why, ‘Scuse me while

  • I kiss the sky
  • Get so high
  • Smoke and fly
  • Say goodbye

2. While I’m far away from you my baby, I know it’s hard for you my baby, Because it’s hard for me my baby, And the darkest hour is just before

  • You’re gone
  • Falling in love
  • The end of this song
  • Dawn

3. People try to put us d-down (talkin’ ’bout my generation), Just because we get around (talkin’ ’bout my generation), Things they do look awful c

  • Cool
  • Cold
  • Chill
  • Chilled

4. I look inside myself, And see my heart is

  • Red
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Crimson

5. Ah, now I don’t hardly know her, But I think I could love her…

  • Cool and colder
  • Brighter and bolder
  • Crimson and clover
  • Over and over

60s Love Songs Lyrics

1. Lonely rivers flow

  • To the sea, to the sea
  • Are you still mine?
  • I need your love
  • Wait for me, wait for me

2. At last, my love has come along, My lonely days are over, And life is like a

  • Song
  • Poem
  • Dream
  • Spell

3. My Cherie amour, pretty little one that I adore, You’re the only girl

  • I’ve been waiting for
  • That I can’t ignore
  • My heart beats for
  • I secretly adore

4. Imagine me and you, I do, I think about you day and night, it’s only right, To think about the girl you love and hold her tight

  • Sugar sugar
  • So happy together
  • Poetry in motion
  • My girl

5. Before the day I met you, life was so unkind, But you’re the key to

  • My soul, so kind
  • My heart, I’m love blind
  • My head, what a find
  • My peace of mind

60s British Invasion Song Lyrics

1. There is a house way down in New Orleans, They call the

  • Chosen One
  • Rising Sun
  • Only Son
  • House of Fun

2. Say that you love me, (Say) say that you need me, (Say) say that you want me

  • You’ll never leave me
  • You’ll never grieve me
  • You’ll never tease me
  • You’ll never deceive me

3. Girl, you really got me goin’, You got me so I don’t know what I’m doin’, Yeah, you really got me now

  • You got me so I don’t know what I’m doin’, now
  • You really got me
  • I always wanna be by your side
  • You got me so I can’t sleep at night

4. Well, no one told me about her, what could I do? Well, no one told me about her

  • Though they all knew
  • But it’s too late to say you’re sorry
  • She’s not there
  • ’bout the way she looked

5. (What did you feel there?) well

  • I got high
  • I cried
  • I nearly died
  • I got fried

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60s Lyrics Trivia Quiz Answers

60s Pop Lyrics Quiz Round Answers

1. Pretty woman, walkin’ down the street, Pretty woman the kind I like to meet, Pretty woman I don’t believe you, you’re not the truth, No one could look as good as you

  • Help me!
  • Mercy!
  • Ow!
  • Sexy!

♫ Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison

60s Song Lyrics Trivia: Oh, Pretty Woman was used in the 1990 movie Pretty Woman starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts and the Broadway musical Pretty Woman: The Musical in 2018.

2. Be my little baby, my one and only baby, Say you’ll be my

  • Darlin’
  • Baby
  • Sweetie
  • Mine

♫ Be My Baby by The Ronettes

3. Return to sender, address unknown, No such number

  • No such home
  • No such phone
  • No such zone
  • No such tone

♫ Return to Sender by Elvis Presley

4. I was five and he was six, We rode on horses made of

  • Twigs
  • Wigs
  • Sticks
  • Figs

♫ Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) by Cher

60s Song Lyrics Trivia: Bang Bang was covered by Nancy Sinatra which was used in a dance song by David Guetta featuring Skylar Grey.

It also features in Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill: Vol 1.

5. Na na na nananana, nannana

  • Lovely Rita
  • Lady Madonna
  • Hey Julian
  • Hey Jude

♫ Hey Jude by The Beatles

60s Rock Lyrics Quiz Round Answers

1. Actin’ funny, but I don’t know why, ‘Scuse me while

  • I kiss the sky
  • Get so high
  • Smoke and fly
  • Say goodbye

♫ Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix

2. While I’m far away from you my baby, I know it’s hard for you my baby, Because it’s hard for me my baby, And the darkest hour is just before

  • You’re gone
  • Falling in love
  • The end of this song
  • Dawn

♫ Dedicated to the One I Love by The Mamas & the Papas

3. People try to put us d-down (talkin’ ’bout my generation), Just because we get around (talkin’ ’bout my generation), Things they do look awful c

  • Cool
  • Cold
  • Chill
  • Chilled

♫ My Generation by The Who

60s Song Lyrics Trivia: The singer, Roger Daltrey, who wants us all to f-f-fade away, did have a stutter which he fights but was encouraged to use it in My Generation.

4. I look inside myself, And see my heart is

  • Red
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Crimson

♫ Paint It, Black by The Rolling Stones

5. Ah, now I don’t hardly know her, But I think I could love her…

  • Cool and colder
  • Brighter and bolder
  • Crimson and clover
  • Over and over

♫ Crimson & Clover by Tommy James & the Shondells

60s Love Songs Lyrics Answers

1. Lonely rivers flow

  • To the sea, to the sea
  • Are you still mine?
  • I need your love
  • Wait for me, wait for me

♫ Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers

2. At last, my love has come along, My lonely days are over, And life is like a

  • Song
  • Poem
  • Dream
  • Spell

♫ At Last by Etta James

60s Song Lyrics Trivia: The song, At Last was written for the musical film Sun Valley Serenade in 1941.

It was also played by Glenn Miller and his orchestra in 1942, which was a hit in the US Billboard!

Celine Dion and Beyoncé have also sang the classic.

3. My Cherie amour, pretty little one that I adore, You’re the only girl

  • I’ve been waiting for
  • That I can’t ignore
  • My heart beats for
  • I secretly adore

♫ My Cherie Amour by Stevie Wonder

4. Imagine me and you, I do, I think about you day and night, it’s only right, To think about the girl you love and hold her tight

  • Sugar sugar
  • So happy together
  • Poetry in motion
  • My girl

♫ Happy Together by The Turtles

5. Before the day I met you, life was so unkind, But you’re the key to

  • My soul, so kind
  • My heart, I’m love blind
  • My head, what a find
  • My peace of mind

♫ (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman by Aretha Franklin

60s British Invasion Song Lyrics Answers

1. There is a house way down in New Orleans, They call the

  • Chosen One
  • Rising Sun
  • Only Son
  • House of Fun

♫ House Of The Rising Sun by The Animals

2. Say that you love me, (Say) say that you need me, (Say) say that you want me

  • You’ll never leave me
  • You’ll never grieve me
  • You’ll never tease me
  • You’ll never deceive me

♫ Shout by Lulu

3. Girl, you really got me goin’, You got me so I don’t know what I’m doin’, Yeah, you really got me now

  • You got me so I don’t know what I’m doin’, now
  • You really got me
  • I always wanna be by your side
  • You got me so I can’t sleep at night

♫ You Really Got Me by The Kinks

4. Well, no one told me about her, what could I do? Well, no one told me about her

  • Though they all knew
  • But it’s too late to say you’re sorry
  • She’s not there
  • ’bout the way she looked

♫ She’s Not There by The Zombies

5. (What did you feel there?) well

  • I got high
  • I cried
  • I nearly died
  • I got fried

♫ Itchycoo Park by Small Faces

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