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Christmas Music Quiz

Post by MahlerOO5 » 24 Dec 2008, 18:07

Those Now That's What I Call Music compilations have been going for25 years :morning:

which artist has featured more than any other.........
HW teams needed- 237
OHW; 37,38
RugbyHW: 9,24,27,29,31,33,36 Celluloids: 28 green;39;55

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Post by lionofludesch » 24 Dec 2008, 18:17

What, you mean the blokes who drew the covers ? :O
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Post by MahlerOO5 » 24 Dec 2008, 18:28

no, the chaps or chicks playing the tunes....
HW teams needed- 237
OHW; 37,38
RugbyHW: 9,24,27,29,31,33,36 Celluloids: 28 green;39;55

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Post by lionofludesch » 26 Dec 2008, 11:39

Madonna.
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Post by MahlerOO5 » 26 Dec 2008, 12:58

Nope.

Clue: a Brit.
HW teams needed- 237
OHW; 37,38
RugbyHW: 9,24,27,29,31,33,36 Celluloids: 28 green;39;55

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Post by jabdc5 » 26 Dec 2008, 13:54

the dreadful Sir Cliff of Richard?

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Post by MahlerOO5 » 26 Dec 2008, 17:02

Nope. Slightly more recent....

Another clue. The total includes some early hits when he was part of a group........
HW teams needed- 237
OHW; 37,38
RugbyHW: 9,24,27,29,31,33,36 Celluloids: 28 green;39;55

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Post by Neil » 26 Dec 2008, 18:26

Robbie Williams?

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Post by MahlerOO5 » 26 Dec 2008, 19:46

Yes, that's the answer

he's featured 4 times as a Take That and 25 times solo apparently

I've never bought one of the infernal NTIWICM things, so any disputes get in touch with the BBC please :lol!:
HW teams needed- 237
OHW; 37,38
RugbyHW: 9,24,27,29,31,33,36 Celluloids: 28 green;39;55

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Post by From red to blue » 14 Feb 2009, 00:38

Is that it? Part timers, eh?

Q2:

Which perennial Christmas favourite is partly sung by a man with few teeth?

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Post by PhippsFlix » 14 Feb 2009, 01:13

Fairytale of New York by Shane McGowan/Kirsty Macoll(formerly Mrs Paul McGuinness who was U2's producer).

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Post by From red to blue » 14 Feb 2009, 01:50

That was quick. Too easy eh? Okay......

Which perennial Christmas favourite has a catchy trumpet section?

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Post by PhippsFlix » 28 Dec 2018, 01:51

Jonah Luey/Wish I Was At Home For Christmas......
Wasn't he that knob who did "Always find me in the kitchen at parties"?

BTW Steve,I don't have any of them either but didn't mind one or two tracks from the first one.
Wasn't Absolute by Scritti Politti on the first one though?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ciewl7hSDl4
I might seem a homophobe but was that bloke a tad feminine?
Here's a couple more from the same year......
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oj20LKdg8-8
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJzo_l_u-p8
Don't ask me how I remember,but our local radio station play these quite often,hence how I know the names :-\
Now here's a dubious one
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JaZtG-j6 ... re=related


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