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From the label that turned down the Beatles to year X Factor started – only true music fans will know these quiz answers | The Sun
DO you know which legendary group was turned down by Decca Records on January 1, 1962, or which group announced they were splitting up on February 22, 2021?
Or which singer released their phenomenally successful album on March 3, 2017?
Don’t Stop The Music: A Year Of Pop History One Day At A Time by Justin Lewis is a meticulously researched book on music trivia, broken down into months of the year.
Here, in an exclusive extract, we have created a quiz from the book so music buffs can see how good their knowledge really is.
1. Jan 1, 1962: _________ record five songs as an audition for Decca Records but will be turned down by the label in favour of the Dagenham group Brian Poole And The Tremeloes.
2. Jan 12, 2004: Toxic by Britney Spears. Co-written by Cathy Dennis and reportedly turned down by ___________, the song contains samples from Tere Mere Beech Mein from the soundtrack to the 1981 Hindi film, Ek Duuje Ke Liye.
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