Lennon - McCartney Quiz

Easy Quiz

1. In what year did John and Paul meet for the first time?
1953
1955
1957
1959

2. Which was the first Lennon - McCartney composition to get into the UK charts?
Twist And Shout
I Want To Hold Your Hand
P.S. I Love You
Love Me Do

3. Which of these was one of the names given to the band prior to 'The Beatles'?
Johnny and the Pacemakers
Paul and the Hurricanes
Johnny and the Moondogs
Paul and the Silver Kittens

4. Which was the only album to consist entirely of Lennon - McCartney compositions?
Help!
Abbey Road
Sgt Peppers
A Hard Days Night

5. Where did John, Paul and the other Beatles move to, to perform live between 1960 and 1962?
Brussels
Hamburg
Glasgow
Paris

6. Which Lennon - McCartney song was the first US number one?
I Want To Hold Your Hand
Please Please Me
She Loves You
From Me To You

7. In what year was the film 'Help!' released world-wide?
1962
1963
1964
1965

8. In April 1964, how many Beatles songs where held in the top 10 US singles charts?
2
3
4
5

9. Which of these artists had a number one hit with a Lennon - McCartney composition?
Shirley Bassey
Rory Storm
Billy J Kramer
Tina Turner

10. On which album cover are John and Paul dressed in animal costumes?
Sgt Peppers
Abbey Road
Magical Mystery Tour
Rubber Soul

11. Which Lennon - McCartney song was written mainly by Paul for John's son Julian, in 1968?
Your Mother Should Know
Hey Jude
Rocky Raccoon
Birthday

12. Which song was oddly claimed by Frank Sinatra to be his favourite Lennon - McCartney song, and the greatest love song of the 20th Century?
She Loves You
Yesterday
Something
Yellow Submarine

13. Which famous Lennon - McCartney song features the lyrics "So let me introduce to you, the one and only Billy Shears"?
Eleanor Rigby
Drive My Car
Sgt Peppers
Glass Onion

14. What band did Paul McCartney form after The Beatles broke up?
Blondie
The Travelling Wilburys
Pink Floyd
Wings

15. Which US TV show did The Beatles appear on in February 1964 to a record 73 million people?
The Ed Sullivan Show
Happy Days
American Bandstand
Saturday Night Fever

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