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# 1: What group peaked at #2 on Billboard Hot 100 in October 1965 with A Lover’s Concerto

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"""A Lover's Concerto is written by American songwriters Sandy Linzer and Denny Randell and recorded in 1965 by The Toys. It peaked at #2 on Billboard Hot 100, the week ending October 30, 1965. """

# 2: This is the intro to which song by the Rolling Stones?

Sympathy for the Devil is written by Mick Jagger, but credited to Jagger/Richards. It first appeared as the opening track on the Rolling Stones' 1968 album Beggars Banquet.

# 3: This is the intro to a song recorded by:

I'm into Something Good is composed by Gerry Goffin and Carole King. The song was originally recorded by Earl-Jean in 1964, but made famous by Herman's Hermits. They recorded the song as their debut single, reaching number one in the UK Singles Chart in September 1964.

# 4: Who had a number one hit in US with Roses Are Red in 1962?

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Bobby Vinton found his first hit single with Roses Are Red (My Love). Vinton had to do his own promotion for the song. He bought one thousand copies and hired a young woman to deliver a copy of the record and a dozen red roses to every local DJ. The song reached number one and spent four weeks at the top position on the Billboard Hot 100. In UK, it reached number 15.

# 5: Listen to the clip. What is the name of the group?

Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon was released by Paul Revere & Raiders in 1969 and was a minor hit in United States (peaked at no. 18 on Billboard Hot 100).

# 6: Which album came first?

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Elvis Presley's Pot Luck was released in 1962. The Four Seasons - Rag Doll was released in 1964. The Supremes' Where Did Our Love Go is a 1964 album. The Beatles - Help! was released in 1965.

# 7: What is the name of the main character, played by Audrey Hepburn, in My Fair Lady?

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My Fair Lady is a 1964 American musical film directed by George Cukor. It is adaptation of the musical of the same name, which originally was based on the play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw.

Audrey Hepburn plays the main character, Eliza Doolittle, a poor Cockney flower seller in Edwardian London.

At the 37th Academy Awards (1965), My Fair Lady won eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Director. Audrey Hepburn was not nominated for an Award.

# 8: What is the name of this TV show?

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Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom. It aired for three seasons from 1964 to 1967. The cast included Bob Denver, Alan Hale, Jr., Jim Backus, Natalie Schafer, Russell Johnson, Tina Louise, and Dawn Wells.

# 9: Midnight Ride is the fifth studio album by which group?

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Midnight Ride is the fifth studio album by American group Paul Revere & the Raiders. It was released by Columbia Records (CS 9308) in 1966. It peaked at #9 on U.S. Billboard 200.

# 10: Listen to the clip. This is a recording by:

Polk Salad Annie is a 1968 song written and performed by Tony Joe White. It peaked at Number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1969. Elvis performed the song during his live performances in the 1970s.

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