Musical Acts by Letter - S

Guess the musical acts that performed these songs. All the answers start with S.
Going by first names and ignoring "the"
Cover songs in italics
Years active starts with their first major commercial release
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Last updated: March 8, 2020
First submittedJune 1, 2011
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Years Active
Country
Songs
Band or Artist
2015 -
Señorita | Treat You Better
Shawn Mendes
2014 -
Stay With Me | Too Good at Goodbyes
Sam Smith
2010 -
Don't You Worry Child | Miami 2 Ibiza
Swedish House Mafia
2001 -
Last Nite | Reptilia
The Strokes
1996 - 2000
2018 -
Wannabe | 2 Become 1
Spice Girls
1999 -
Thong Song | Incomplete
Sisqó
1995 -
Hips Don't Lie | Whenever, Wherever
Shakira
1993 -
It Wasn't Me | Angel
Shaggy
1993 -
Gin and Juice | Drop It Like Its Hot
Snoop Dogg
1991 -
Kiss From a Rose | Stand By Me
Seal
1988 - 2019
Black Hole Sun | Spoonman
Soundgarden
1988 -
Baby Got Back | Posse on Broadway
Sir Mix-a-Lot
1987 -
Nothing Compares 2 U | All Apologies
Sinéad O'Connor
1986 -
Push It | Shoop
Salt-n-Pepa
1977 - 1978
Anarchy in the U.K. | God Save the Queen
Sex Pistols
1969 -
Oye Como Va | Black Magic Woman
Santana
1968 - 2018
Born To Be Wild | Magic Carpet Ride
Steppenwolf
1965 - 1977
I Got You Babe | The Beat Goes On
Sonny & Cher
1964 - 1970
Bridge Over Trouble Water | Cecilia
Simon & Garfunkel
1962 -
Superstition | My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder
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Level 78
May 18, 2014
I got the entire right column, and only 4 in the left column. Combination of my age and the quality of music in the left hand column, I think. They make great choices for a trivia quiz (I would certainly call many of them trivial:)
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Level 52
May 20, 2014
Argh, I was typing Steppin Wolf : (
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Level 79
Nov 18, 2015
I love these quizzes where there's no advantage to being either young or old!
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Level 44
Jan 11, 2016
No System of a Down, or Serj Tankian?
+3
Level 79
Jun 24, 2016
oh yeah.. that stupid song... don't you worry, don't you worry child. See Elvis has a plan for you! Yeeaaaahhh..
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Level 79
Jun 24, 2016
Or is it "Sea Elvis?"
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Level 83
Jun 24, 2016
The correct lyrics are "See heaven's got a plan for you."
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Level 83
Jun 24, 2016
Though I can almost hear how you would think "Sea Elvis." LOL
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Level 45
Jun 24, 2016
"Smooth" by Santana (1999) is a better known song but i guess including that as the hint would make it too easy.
+5
Level 73
Aug 29, 2017
In four years, no one even asked about Sting.
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Level 80
Mar 9, 2020
The contemporary stuff is really obscure... no wonder that the first four are the least-guessed. Whatever, I'm going to listen to some SatB or Stranglers to forget this quiz :p.
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Level 67
Mar 9, 2020
missed 4 new and 4 "old" though 3 of the older ones I really should ve gotten. the 4 newer I had no chance
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Level 65
Apr 9, 2020
Kind of bummed Steely Dan didn't make the cut on this quiz.
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Level 44
Jun 11, 2020
Agreed! Listening to them right now. Aja to be specific.
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Level 44
Jun 11, 2020
Wanted Steely Dan! Glad to see Santana though.
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Level 69
Jul 23, 2020
I'm sad at the lack of hard rock on this. I would've liked to see Slipknot, System of a Down, Shinedown, Skillet, Sabaton, Scorpions…