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Who Did That 1970s Song #1

Name the musical artists behind these hits from the 1970s.
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Last updated: August 27, 2018
First submittedMarch 11, 2010
Times taken47,767
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Year
Song
Musical Act
1971
American Pie
Don McLean
1971
Behind Blue Eyes
The Who
1971
Imagine
John Lennon
1971
Iron Man
Black Sabbath
1971
Stairway to Heaven
Led Zeppelin
1972
Heart of Gold
Neil Young
1972
Rocky Mountain High
John Denver
1972
Superstition
Stevie Wonder
1974
Free Bird
Lynyrd Skynyrd
1974
No Woman, No Cry
Bob Marley
1975
Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen
1976
Anarchy in the U.K.
Sex Pistols
Year
Song
Musical Act
1976
Carry On Wayward Son
Kansas
1976
Dancing Queen
ABBA
1976
Hotel California
Eagles
1977
Alison
Elvis Costello
1977
Psycho Killer
Talking Heads
1977
Stayin' Alive
Bee Gees
1978
Beast of Burden
The Rolling Stones
1978
I Wanna Be Sedated
Ramones
1978
Y.M.C.A
Village People
1979
Comfortably Numb
Pink Floyd
1979
Heart of Glass
Blondie
1979
Rapper's Delight
The Sugarhill Gang
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level 69
Apr 6, 2013
Brought back some good memories from my youth :)
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level 40
Apr 6, 2013
Great quiz! Not really my era, but good to see a bit of quiet a bit of punk making the list.
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level 51
Jul 30, 2013
Fun quiz! 100% 3:16 left.
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level 61
Nov 6, 2016
100%, 3:20 left. The 60s are more my era but still listening to the radio in the 70s.
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level 76
Feb 27, 2018
Early 70s I do great, late 70s not so much unless it's country or kid's songs.
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level 24
Sep 1, 2013
How is the greatest band ever at only 80% for the greatest song of all time? Do that many people not know Led Zeppelin?
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level 44
Dec 26, 2013
More like a moderately good band with the most overrated song of all time.
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level 21
Jul 18, 2016
Well said
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level 44
Jan 13, 2017
That is a lie They are unreal
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level 55
Jul 19, 2016
spelling is probably the issue. Led Zepplin is probably tried most often.
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level 67
Oct 4, 2018
Yeap, as @djm says people (like me) try three different ways to spell it, all incorrect, and then give up and assume they are wrong.
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level 40
Nov 6, 2013
23 - I had them all in order until I got to the last one...
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level 72
Apr 8, 2014
ditto. Had 3:50 left to get the last one and never got it.
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level 49
Jan 19, 2015
I didn't know the Elvis Costello song lol I heard all the rest in my head when I wen through the list. :)
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level 18
Feb 15, 2014
9/24, born in 2003, not bad. =)
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level 35
Feb 21, 2014
20/24, and I was born in '98. Hell yeah.
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level 39
Oct 20, 2015
A yes. Rapper's Delight - responsible for where the term "hip-hop" was coined from. But I still didn't get who sang it.
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level 65
Jun 3, 2016
Only two songs sung by women. Of course one of them had to be Debbie Harry
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level 58
Jul 18, 2016
Wow, some of you people are making me feel old! And I wasn't alive when any of these songs came out either!
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level 76
Jul 18, 2016
How do you think I feel? Some of these songs were actually past my era. :)
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level 56
Jul 19, 2016
Never heard of 'Kansas'.
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level 67
Jul 28, 2016
Whole bunch of white dudes here. Where's Marvin Gaye, Al Green or Diana Ross?
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level 52
Nov 11, 2018
Am I the only one here who can't spell lynyrd skynyrd?
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level 59
Jul 3, 2019
Nope.
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level 59
Jul 3, 2019
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level 59
Jul 3, 2019
12/24, not bad for a person born in 2004.