2010s Music Trivia

Answer these questions about the music of the 2010s.
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Last updated: April 18, 2020
First submittedNovember 14, 2015
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Who "shook off" country music to become a pop singer?
Taylor Swift
What does the D stand for in EDM?
Dance
Who were the best-selling boy band of the decade?
One Direction
What song by Psy was the first YouTube video to be viewed 1 billion times?
Gangnam Style
What Cuban-American rapper introduced himself as "Mister Worldwide"?
Pitbull
What two female singers recorded the most U.S. #1 hits during the decade?
Katy Perry
Rihanna
What part of his body couldn't The Weeknd feel when he's with you?
His Face
What dance move did Miley Cyrus famously perform at the Video Music Awards?
Twerking
Who was mocked for his awkward dance moves in the video "Hotline Bling"?
Drake
What band, named after a French prison, recorded the song "Things We Lost in the Fire"?
Bastille
In what Latin American city would you find Camila Cabello's heart? (Ooh na-na)
Havana
Who was the lead singer of Maroon 5?
Adam Levine
Where did Macklemore buy a broken keyboard and some smelly clothes for 99 cents?
Thrift Shop
What is the missing word in these lyrics?
"_____ from the other side / I must have called a thousand times"?
Hello
What female singer's last name is something that you can order at Starbucks?
Ariana Grande
Complete the lyric from the singer Sia: I'm gonna swing from the __________
Chandelier
Where did Hozier want you to take him?
Church
What headphones company, co-founded by Dr. Dre, was purchased by Apple?
Beats
What song by Mark Ronson dominated the radio airwaves during the spring of 2015?
Uptown Funk
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Level 85
Nov 19, 2015
The song by Adele debuted at #1 on the Billboard charts. The box office generally refers to movies, not music.
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Level 62
Nov 25, 2015
...but it's a music quiz.
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Level 79
Nov 29, 2015
That doesn't mean the question uses correct terminology.
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Level ∞
Dec 13, 2015
Fixed
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Level 62
Nov 20, 2015
Relatable and immensly fun quiz!
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Level 78
Dec 12, 2015
Uptown funk dominated radio in winter and spring. Not summer
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Level ∞
Dec 13, 2015
I suppose you're right. Changed to spring.
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Level 45
Oct 22, 2017
actually in UK it was number 1 Christmas 2014 so it wasn't 2015 at all
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Level 82
May 23, 2020
In the US it was number 1 for 14 weeks which started in January 2015.
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Level 72
May 24, 2020
In which hemisphere?
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Level 62
Jan 16, 2016
I got the Hozier one, but I tried 'to church' first and it wasn't accepted. I think it should be.
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Level 60
Jan 16, 2016
Same
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Level ∞
Apr 18, 2020
Finally fixed
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Level 46
Jan 16, 2016
Great quiz really easy thought but fun!!!
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Level 35
Jan 17, 2016
I only got "Hello" because my crazy sister loves that song and I hate it
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Level 44
Jan 18, 2016
lets be real, everbody loves hello
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Level 55
Jan 19, 2016
no, not everybody
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Level 66
Jan 18, 2016
It's 'I'm gonna swing from...' not 'I want to swing from...'
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Level ∞
Jan 19, 2016
Fixed
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Level 38
Jan 19, 2016
Who is Cool for the summer?
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Level 55
Nov 20, 2016
Well, there it is. I'm officially old.
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Level 62
Aug 28, 2017
So I guess Daft Punk isn't a French prison then.
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Level 73
Oct 17, 2017
You're gonna want to change the most watched YouTube video question to Despacito. (I know...)
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Level ∞
Oct 18, 2017
Changed the question a little.
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Level 46
Mar 21, 2020
Accept poophead, you-know-who, or she-who-must-not-be-named for Taylor Swift
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Level 79
May 23, 2020
Almost aced this but didn't know the last one. Nothing about Billie Eilish?
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Level 65
May 23, 2020
A quiz about music and not an actual musician mentioned in the quiz.
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Level 79
May 23, 2020
What are you talking about? Sia, Adele, Drake, and Dr. Dre are not musicians now? Who is, then?
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Level 21
May 23, 2020
I think it's Gangam Style, not Gangnam Style.
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Level 79
May 23, 2020
you're wrong
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Level 21
May 23, 2020
TAYLOR SWIFT BEST NOT-POLISH SINGER!!!
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Level 79
May 28, 2020
I can think of many singers who are better at not being Polish than Taylor Swift. Bob Marley, for example, doesn't seem Polish at all.
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Level 20
May 23, 2020
Twerking is stupid and annoying. It's not even a dance move, It's just a girl shaking her butt. That stupid crap has been done for years. Nothing new! It's overrated!
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Level 57
May 23, 2020
Who let their grandad on the internet? /s
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Level 82
May 23, 2020
He's not wrong though.
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Level 79
May 28, 2020
What about that dance move where you repeatedly slam someone's face into your butt after locking their neck between your ankles? That's new.
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Level 28
May 25, 2020
I got them all except the Bastille one. I've never heard of them or that song.
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Level 79
May 28, 2020
Never heard of them either but got it based on the clue.