The most difficult singers riddlesCulture quiz
Which award did Will Smith win?
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor
Academy Award for Best Actor
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance
Will Smith is an American actor, producer, rapper, comedian, and songwriter. He has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards, but never won one. In 1989 Smith, as a part of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, received the first Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance.
What was Freddie Mercury's birth name?
Mercury was born of Parsi descent in the Sultanate of Zanzibar. He spent most of his childhood in India. At the age of 18, he moved with his family to Middlesex, England.
What was the birth name of Bob Dylan?
Robert Michael Dylan
Robert Allen Zimmerman
Bob Dylan was born as Robert Allen Zimmerman in 1941 in a Jewish family in Duluth, Minnesota. He adopted the stage name "Bob Dylan" influenced by poems by Dylan Thomas. In August 1962 he legally changed his name to Robert Dylan.
Where was Freddie Mercury from?
Freddie Mercury was born in 1946 in Stone Town, Zanzibar - an island off the eastern coast of Africa, belonging to the British Empire at the time. At the age of 18, he moved to London because of the civil war.
Who composed a song for the movie "Philadelphia"?
Bruce Springsteen and Tom hanks have been friends from childhood. They won two Oscars for 'Philadelphia' - Bruce for music, Tom for the role.
Which of the following singers is blind?
Andrea Bocelli is an Italian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He was born with poor eyesight and became completely blind at age 12, following a football accident. Bocelli has recorded 15 solo studio albums of both pop and classical music, three greatest hits albums, and nine complete operas, selling over 80 million records worldwide.
What was Elvis Presley's job before he became a famous singer?
he was a teacher
he was a butcher
he was a plasterer
he was a truck driver
Elvis Presley began working for the Crown Electric company as a truck driver in 1954. His friend Ronnie Smith suggested he contact Eddie Bond, leader of Smith's professional band, which had an opening for a vocalist. Bond rejected him after a tryout, advising Presley to stick to truck driving "because you're never going to make it as a singer".