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# 1: 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.

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

Monday, Monday was the Mamas & the Papas' only number-one hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. It is written by John Phillips and recorded for their 1966 album If You Can Believe Your Eyes and Ears.

# 3: Who had a 1966 hit with Uptight (Everything’s Alright)?

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Uptight (Everything's Alright) is a 1966 hit single recorded by Stevie Wonder for the Tamla (Motown) label. It peaked at No. 13 on the U.K. charts and on No. 3 on US Hot 100.

# 4: Which band had a hit with Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood in 1965?

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Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood is a song originally written for Nina Simone, who first recorded it in 1964. Since then, it has been covered by many artists, most notably by The Animals, whose blues rock version of the song became a transatlantic hit in 1965.

# 5: Which band had a hit with Bus Stop in 1966?

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Bus Stop is recorded by the British pop band The Hollies in 1966. It reached No. 5 in the UK Singles Chart and No. 5 on the Billboard charts in September 1966.

# 6: In 1962, Duke of Earl was a number one hit on Billboard Hot 100 with:

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Duke of Earl is a 1962 song, recorded by Gene Chandler. It hit the Billboard Hot 100 chart in January, 1962, and reached the number-one on February 17. It was on the number one spot for three weeks.

# 7: This a detail from a sixties music album released by:

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Smiley Smile is the 12th studio album by the Beach Boys, released in 1967. The album peaked at number 9 on UK record charts, but didn't do very well in U.S., reaching only number 41.

# 8: This song by Tommy Roe was recorded 1960 and became his first number one hit in 1962:

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Sheila is written by Tommy Roe and Robert Bosch. It was first release in 1960, but failed to chart. A new release in 1962 hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in September. It also reached number one in Canada and Australia, and number three in UK.

# 9: Can you name the band these lyrics: I was feeling kinda seasick / But the crowd called out for more?

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We skipped the light fandango
turned cartwheels 'cross the floor
I was feeling kinda seasick
but the crowd called out for more
The room was humming harder
as the ceiling flew away


A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum.

# 10: 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.

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