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First Lines of Songs #5

We give you the first line of a song. Name the song and the musical act that recorded it.
Give us the most famous recording of the song
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Last updated: January 2, 2013
First submittedJanuary 2, 2013
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First Line
Musical Act
Shot through the heart, and you're to blame
Bon Jovi
You Give Love a
Bad Name
What you gon' do with all that junk? / All that junk inside your trunk?
Black Eyed Peas
My Humps
Start spreading the news / I am leaving today
Frank Sinatra
New York, New York
You shake my nerves and you rattle my brain
Jerry Lee Lewis
Great Balls of Fire
An old man turned ninety-eight / He won the lottery and died the next day
AlanisĀ Morissette
Greetings loved ones / Let's take a journey / I know a place
where the grass is really greener
Katy Perry
California Gurls
All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey
Mamas & The Papas
California Dreamin'
Hey where did we go / Days when the rains came
Van Morrison
Brown Eyed Girl
Blue jean baby, L.A. lady, seamstress for the band
Elton John
Tiny Dancer
Some folks are born made to wave the flag / Ooh,
they're red, white and blue
Clearwater Revival
Fortunate Son
Dig if you will the picture / Of U and I engaged in a kiss
When Doves Cry
She's a good girl, loves her mama / Loves Jesus and America too
Tom Petty
Free Fallin'
Mother, mother there's too many of you crying
Marvin Gaye
What's Going On
Some boys kiss me, some boys hug me / I think they're okay
Material Girl
Now, who's hot who not / Tell me who rock who sell out in the stores
The Notorious B.I.G.
Mo Money Mo
level 69
Jul 2, 2013
Only got 16/30 but enjoyed the quiz.
level 65
Jul 2, 2013
I got all the songs recorded before 1985. LOL
level 32
Jul 3, 2013
mo money mo problems was on biggies album but the opening line was mace good quiz though
level 32
Jun 26, 2014
2 out of 30!
level 39
Jul 12, 2014
Great quiz! Love all the oldies!
level 32
Feb 23, 2016
Liza Minnelli should be accepter for New York New York, since she was the first to sing it
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