#1. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood is a song originally written for Nina Simone, who first recorded it in 1964. Since then, it has been covered by many artists, most notably by The Animals, whose blues rock version of the song became a transatlantic hit in 1965.
Dizzy is a number one hit originally recorded by Tommy Roe. It topped the Billboard Hot from the week ending March 15 until April 5 in 1969. The song also topped the charts in Canada and U.K.
#3. Saved by the Bell
Saved by the Bell is a song written and recorded by Robin Gibb. It reached no. 2 on the British charts but had less success in United States.
#4. A World Without Love
Peter and Gordon were a British pop duo, comprising Peter Asher and Gordon Waller. They had a number one hit with their first single A World Without Love, written by McCartney but credited to Lennon – McCartney. McCartney continued to write some of Peter and Gordon’s hits during the mid-sixties.A World Without Love topped the charts in both UK and US.
#5. Stop Stop Stop
Stop Stop Stop is a song by British pop group The Hollies. It was written by group members Allan Clarke, Tony Hicks, and Graham Nash. It reached No. 2 in UK and No. 7 in US in 1966.
#6. Bits and Pieces
Bits and Pieces is a 1964 hit by The Dave Clark Five. The single reached number two in the UK and number four in the US.
#7. I Second That Emotion
I Second That Emotion is a 1967 song written by Smokey Robinson and Al Cleveland. It was a hit for Smokey Robinson and the Miracles in 1967, peaking at No. 4 on Billboard Hot 100 and No. 27 in United Kingdom. Diana Ross & the Supremes and The Temptations recorded a cover of the song in 1969. This version peaked at #19 in the UK.
#8. Harper Valley PTA
First recorded by Margie Singleton in 1968, but Jeannie C. Riley’s version was the one that topped the charts.
#9. Walk Like a Man
Walk Like a Man is a song written by Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio and originally recorded by the Four Seasons in 1963.
#10. Fortunate Son
Green River is a song by Creedence Clearwater Revival released in 1969.
Sixties Music Quiz -Match Song Titles and Artists
Can You Match the Song Titles with the Artists?
This quiz gives you 10 classic song titles from the 1960s, your task is to match the title with the correct artist or artists.
Most songs were international hits and reached the No. 1 position on the music charts.
The quiz is easy enough for the 1960s-music fan, but maybe not so easy for a younger generation.
The average score on this quiz is less than 7 correct answers. Can you do better?
Examples of Song Titles
- Bus Stop
- Green River
- Bits and Pieces
- A World Without Love
- Saved by the Bell
- I Second That Emotion
- We Gotta Get out of This Place
- Walk Like a Man
- Green Tambourine
Note: your interactive quiz does not necessarily have the same song titles!
This quiz was originally published as an “easy 1960s quiz” by Utimate60s, a website that was discontinued in 2021.