Quiz: Baby Boomers, Do You Remember the Lyrics to These Classic Songs?
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Baby Boomers, Do You Remember the Lyrics to These Classic Songs?
By: Heather Cahill
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About This Quiz

The classic songs from the Baby Boomer Generation are still loved and played today. They defined the era and the people in it, and just one listen can take you back. Artists like Bruce Springsteen, John Lennon and Simon and Garfunkel released some of the biggest hits of the time. Which song reminds you of the Baby Boomer Generation?

Can you sing every lyric to "Every Breath You Take?" What about the lyrics to "American Pie"? Maybe you can even fill in the blanks to the lyrics of "Landslide." The songs and artists you know and love will all show up on this quiz!

What is your favorite lyric from the time? You might be a fan of songs like "Mony Mony" or "Don't Stop Believing." Or are you more of a "Good Vibrations" kind of person? There are many different genres of music in this quiz. They may start off easy, but they'll get trickier!

The lyrics of the Baby Boomer Generation will always have a place close to the hearts of the people who grew up listening. They're the words that described the best of times and helped in the hardest of times. So, Baby Boomers, if you think you remember the lyrics that defined your generation, this is your chance. Take the quiz to see your score!

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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Once upon a time you __________ so fine"
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Sometimes all of our thoughts are _________."
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Can you finish this lyric? "So you think you can stone me and _________________?"
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "And I ain't seen the sunshine since I don't know when."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Spent my _________ down at the drive-in."
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Can you finish this lyric? "Love like yours will surely ___________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "They burned down the gambling house/It died with an awful sound."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Hey, she looks good and I feel all right now."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Then every ________ turned with eyes that dreamed of being the one."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "And in the master's chambers, they gathered for the _______."
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Can you finish this lyric? "In my hometown where I used to stay / The name of the place is _____________."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Take the world in a ______ embrace."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Imagine all the people ________ all the world"
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "How my poor heart aches with every step you take."
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Can you finish this lyric? "Now the only things a gambler needs _______________"
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "And if you see my _________ in the snow-covered hills."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "I'm gonna take you, girl, and hold you / and do all the things I told you."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "And I pretend to pray/you know the preacher likes the cold."
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Can you finish this lyric? "'Til forever, on it goes / Through the circle, _____________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Well, shake it, shake it, shake it, baby, now."
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Can you finish this lyric? "Trophies of war and ribbons _______________."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Rid me of the _________, do all that you can."
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Which word is missing from this lyric? "Strumming with the __________ that the drivers made."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "I'm saying all the things that I know you'll like / making good conversation."
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Can you finish this lyric? "Jubilation, she loves me again / I fall on the floor and _________________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Little things I should have said and done / I just never took the time."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Just a city boy, born and raised in South Detroit."
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Can you finish this lyric? "I'm gonna camp out on the land, _____________________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Drove my Chevy to the levee but the levee was dry."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "I ain't gonna do you wrong when you're gone / Ain't gonna do you wrong 'cause I don't wanna."
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Can you finish this lyric? "If I don't get some shelter / __________________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "The girls comb their hair in rearview mirrors, and the boys try to look so hard."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Don't cry, don't raise your eye / It's only a teenage wasteland."
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Can you finish this lyric? "If I was to say to you / Girl, we couldn't get ___________."
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Which song does this lyric belong to? "Close my eyes, she's somehow closer now."
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