#1. In 2012, the South Korean musician PSY reached #2 on Billboard Hot 100 with which song?
Gangnam Style is a K-pop single by the South Korean musician PSY. By the end of 2012, the song had topped the music charts of more than 30 countries including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom. On Billboard Hot 100 it reached #2.
#2. What did Philip Philips win in 2012?
Phillip Phillips became the winner of the 11th season of American Idol in 2012.
#3. The following lyrics are from which 2012 hit?
"You know the bed feels warmer
Sleeping here alone"
The lyrics are from Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You):
You know the bed feels warmer
Sleeping here alone
You know I dream in color
And do the things I want
You think you’ve got the best of me
Think you’ve had enough the last laugh
Bet you think that everything good is gone
Think you left me broken down
Think that I’d come running back
#4. Will.i.am , Apl.de.ap , Taboo, and Fergie are members of which group?
The Black Eyed Peas is an American hip hop group, consisting of rappers will.i.am, apl.de.ap, Taboo, and singer Fergie.
#5. Somebody That I Used To Know was a number one hit on both Billboard Hot 100 and the Official UK Single Charts in 2012. With which artist?
Somebody That I Used to Know is a song written and recorded by Belgian-Australian singer-songwriter Gotye, featuring New Zealand singer/guitarist Kimbra. This version reached number one on Billboard hot 100. The song was also covered by Canadian indie rock group Walk off the Earth using a single guitar played simultaneously by all five band members.
#6. In 2009, Lady Gaga's debut single peaks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and on the UK Singles Chart. The title?
Lady Gaga’s debut single Just Dance hits number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in January 2009. It also reaches number 1 on the UK Singles Chart.
#7. According to the song, where are Rihanna and her suitor when they are ten thousand miles apart?
California King Bed is a song performed by Rihanna from her fifth studio album, Loud (2010). The song peaked at number 37 on the US Billboard Hot 100, but received more success internationally. An eighteen feet long custom made bed was created for the video.
#8. Not Ready to Make Nice was awarded a Grammy for the Song of the Year in 2007. The song was recorded by:
Not Ready to Make Nice is a song co-written and performed by American country music band Dixie Chicks. It was released in June 2006. It won three Grammy Awards in the categories of Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
#9. Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not is the 2006 debut album of which band?
Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not is the debut studio album by the English rock band Arctic Monkeys, released on 23 January 2006. It wins the Mercury Music Prize ahead of Muse and Thom Yorke.
#10. Can you name the hit song based on these lyrics?
Oh, we're a thousand miles from comfort, we have traveled land and sea.
Rather Be is a song by Clean Bandit, featuring vocals from Jess Glynne. The song debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart and was the third fastest-selling single of 2014. It peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100.
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