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Top 10 English Songs Quiz | A Melodic Mystery Unveiling | 2024 Reveals


Jane Ng 22 April, 2024 8 min read

If music is the soundtrack of our lives, then English songs have undoubtedly composed unforgettable melodies.

This blog post presents the Top 10 English Songs that have left an indelible mark. We have curated the ultimate list of the most popular and beloved English songs of all time.

In this quiz, we will challenge you to identify the lyrics and recall the beats through the decades of the best English songs. Let us dive into the world of music quiz! 🎶 🧠

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Round #1: Top 10 English Songs  

This quiz not only challenges your knowledge of lyrics but also throws in some curveballs with titles and artists. Let’s see if you can conquer this mix of Top 10 English Songs! 💃

1/ Guess the Song Title: “Yesterday, all my troubles seemed so far away”

  • a) The Beatles – Yesterday
  • b) Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody
  • c) Michael Jackson – Billie Jean

2/ Finish the Lyrics: “Don’t stop believin’, hold on to that feelin_____'”

  • a) of the night we knew love was real.
  • b) of the night we knew love was fear.
  • c) of the day we knew love was fear.

3/ Song Title Challenge: “I wanna hold your hand”

  • a) Elvis Presley – Can’t Help Falling in Love
  • b) The Rolling Stones – Paint It Black
  • c) The Beatles – I Want to Hold Your Hand

4/ Lyric Match: “Every breath you take, every move you make”

  • a) The Police – Every Breath You Take
  • b) U2 – With or Without You
  • c) Bryan Adams – (Everything I Do) I Do It for You

5/ Artist and Song Title Match: “I’m on the highway to hell”

  • a) AC/DC – Highway to Hell
  • b) Metallica – Enter Sandman
  • c) Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit

6/ Finish the Lyrics: “It’s a beautiful day / Sky falls, you feel like. It’s a beautiful day,______”

  • a) Breathe it in, let it sink deep, savor every fleeting ray.
  • b) Don’t let it get away
  • c) Every moment’s precious gold, so fill your heart with light.

7/ Guess the Artist: “Sweet Caroline, good times never seemed so good”

  • a) Neil Diamond – Sweet Caroline
  • b) Elton John – Your Song
  • c) Billy Joel – Piano Man

8/ “I’m just a poor boy from a poor family / Spare some change for me if you can” – What iconic song starts with these lyrics?

  • Answer: Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen

9/ This Elvis Presley ballad from 1960 brought rock and roll to mainstream pop:

  • Answer: Can’t Help Falling in Love

10/ Which 1985 Michael Jackson single redefined music videos with its moonwalk and groundbreaking visuals?

  • Answer: Thriller
Thriller – Top 10 English Songs

Round #2: English Songs Lyrics 

1/ “I woke up like this” – Who sings this sassy anthem about self-confidence?

  • Answer: Beyoncé – Crazy in Love

2/ “It’s getting hot in here, so take off all your clothes” – This dancefloor classic is sure to make you sweat.

  • Answer: Beyonce – Crazy in Love (again!) 😜

3/ “Somebody once told me the world is gonna roll me, I ain’t the ________ tool in the shed.”

  • a) Smartest
  • b) Sharpest
  • c) Brightest

4/ “And I swear I don’t mean to brag, but I got ninety-nine problems and a…” – “Can you guess who owns undeniable riches or lack thereof despite having 99 problems? Take a shot at it!

  • Answer: Jay-Z – 99 Problems

5/ “She’s a lady in the streets, but a freak in the sheets” – Which pop star brought this scandalous line to the dancefloor?

  • Answer: Missy Elliott – Work It

6/ “I’m just a poor boy from a poor family, spare some change for me if you can” – This operatic masterpiece became a defining song for a legendary band.

  • Answer: Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody

7/ “Under the Milky Way tonight, I sing my song” – This haunting melody showcases the artistry of a singer-songwriter icon.

  • Answer: Joni Mitchell – Big Yellow Taxi

8/ “It’s raining men, hallelujah! It’s raining men, amen!” – Who do you think is responsible for creating that catchy and addictive song you hum in the shower?

  • Answer: The Weather Girls – It’s Raining Men

9/ Fill in the blank: “I’m gonna be your_____, your______ your white moonbeam” (Coldplay – Fix You)

  1. nightlight – guiding star
  2. daylight –  shooting star
  3. sunlight – thunder

10/ Song Release Year: “I’m on the pursuit of happiness and I know everything that shines ain’t always gonna be gold.”

  • a) Kid Cudi – Pursuit of Happiness (2009)
  • b) Kanye West – Stronger (2007)
  • c) Jay-Z – Empire State of Mind (2009)
Top 10 English Songs

Round #3: Most Popular Songs Of All Time

1/ What is the best-selling single of all time?

  • a) “I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston
  • b) “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen
  • c) “White Christmas” by Bing Crosby

2/ “Stairway to Heaven” is a legendary song by which rock band?

  • a) Led Zeppelin
  • b) The Rolling Stones
  • c) The Beatles

3/ Which song features the famous line “Oh, won’t you stay with me? ‘Cause you’re all I need.”?

  • a) “Someone Like You” by Adele
  • b) “Stay with Me” by Sam Smith
  • c) “Rolling in the Deep” by Adele

4/ Released in 2010, what Lady Gaga song became an anthem for self-empowerment and LGBTQ+ rights?

  • a) “Bad Romance”
  • b) “Poker Face”
  • c) “Born This Way”

5/ “Like a Rolling Stone” is a classic song by which influential singer-songwriter?

  • a) Bob Dylan
  • b) Bruce Springsteen
  • c) Neil Young

6/ Who sang the classic rock anthem “Sweet Child o’ Mine” in the late 1980s?

  • a) Guns N’ Roses
  • b) AC/DC
  • c) Metallica

7/ “Hotel California” is a famous song by which rock band?

  • a) Eagles
  • b) Fleetwood Mac
  • c) The Eagles

8/ Which duo’s “Closer” featuring Halsey dominated the charts in 2016, becoming one of the most streamed songs on platforms like Spotify?

  • a) The Chainsmokers
  • b) Disclosure
  • c) Daft Punk

9/ Which 2018 hit by Ariana Grande emphasizes self-love and resilience in facing challenges?

  • a) “Thank U, Next”
  • b) “No Tears Left to Cry”
  • c) “God Is a Woman”

10/ What Adele song, released in 2011, became a global sensation and won multiple Grammy Awards, including Record and Song of the Year?

  • a) “Rolling in the Deep”
  • b) “Someone Like You”
  • c) “Hello”

Feel free to use this quiz for entertainment and challenge your friends to see how well they know their English songs! 🎶🧠

Final Thoughts

We hope you enjoyed our “Top 10 English Songs Quiz” and took pleasure in recalling the timeless melodies that have become a part of our lives. Music, with its ability to stir emotions and surpass time, is a common language that unites us all.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Which are the top 10 English songs?

The top 10 English songs vary based on charts and personal preferences. However, here are some sóng frequently mentioned in “best ever” discussions: Bohemian Rhapsody, Imagine – John Lennon, Hey Jude – The Beatles, Billie Jean – Michael Jackson.

What is the most played song of 2023?

It’s too early to tell who will take the top spot on the music charts for 2023. Some current contenders include As It Was – Harry Styles, Heat Waves – Glass Animals, Stay – The Kid Laroi & Justin Bieber, and Enemy – Imagine Dragons & JID. Keep an eye on major music platforms and charts as the year unfolds to see who comes out on top!

Which is the most viewed English song on YouTube?

“Baby Shark Dance” with 13.78 views (billions)

Ref: Spinditty