Tag Archives: Madonna

Remember That Song: 10/21/14

Can you name the artist and song:

Remembering times gone by
Promises we once made
What are the reasons why
Nothing stays the same

Last Song: “Like a Virgin” by Madonna from the album Like a Virgin (1984)

Great job Kickin’ It Old School (@oldschool80s), Sophia (@sophiegrant1980), and Andrew (@andytorah)!!!

I was beat
I’d been had, I was sad and blue

Remember That Song – 3/20/14

Can you name the artist and song:

Some break the rules
And live to count the cost
The insecurity is the thing that won’t get lost

Last Song: “Borderline” by Madonna from her self-titled debut album (1983)

Great job Robert (@mishouenglish)!!

Something in your eyes is makin’ such a fool of me
When you hold me in your arms you love me till I just can’t see

Daily Trivia: 1/4/13

Question: In 1988, who hosted the debut episode of Yo! MTV Raps?

Last Question: What Madonna hit single asked the burning question: “Quien es esa nina”?

Answer: “Who’s That Girl?”

Great job Jim and Christa (@buttercup081474)!!

Quien es esa nina, who’s that girl

Daily Trivia: 1/3/13

Question: What Madonna hit single asked the burning question: “Quien es esa nina”?

Last Question: What Theresa Russell film was hyped with the line: “She mates and she kills”?

Answer: Black Widow

Great job Christa (@buttercup081474) and LamazoneBlonde (@LamazoneBlonde)!!

Remember That Song: 8/17/12

Can you name the artist and song:

I’ll be your non-stop lover
Get it while you can
Your non-stop miracle
I’m your man

Last Song: “Crazy For You” by Madonna, who celebrated her 54th birthday yesterday. Great job Rachel (@StarLady82) and Jim!

I see you through the smokey air
Can’t you feel the weight of my stare
You’re so close but still a world away
What I’m dying to say is that
I’m Crazy For You

Daily Trivia – 3/27/12

Question: What shoe brand had the slogan: “Life is not a spectator sport”?

Last Question: What was the name of Madonna’s first band, for whom she sang and played drums?

Answer: Breakfast Club

Madonna and her boyfriend at the time, Dan Gilroy, founded the band Breakfast Club. Here are a couple of songs:

She left the band to form another band called Emmy before she launched into her legendary solo career. Breakfast Club went on to be a One-Hit wonder with their song “Right On Track”.

Madonna has been making a comeback these days. She performed well at the Super Bowl. There was a small controversy, but it wasn’t her causing it. M.I.A. “flipping the bird” actually made Madonna look like the good guy for a change. And I actually had to look up M.I.A.’s name because I already forgot it!

And today Madonna has released her 12th studio album, MDNA. Here are a couple of songs from the new album:

Beautiful Killer:

Give Me All Your Luvin’:

Daily Trivia – 3/26/12

Let’s see who read the One-Hit Wonder articles last week. 🙂

Question: What was the name of Madonna’s first band, for whom she sang and played drums?

Last Question: Who sang the theme for Pee-wee’s Playhouse?

Answer: Cyndi Lauper

Cyndi Lauper sang the theme song, and was credited as “Ellen Shaw”. Paul “Pee-wee Herman” Reubens, also had a cameo on Cyndi’s song “911” from her True Colors album. You can hear him as an operator at the end of the song:

And here is the Pee-wee’s Playhouse theme song:

Daily Trivia: 2/15/12

Question: What television detective had several fake passports in the names of characters played by Humphrey Bogart?

Last Question: In Desperately Seeking Susan, who played the film projectionist Dez?

Answer: Aidan Quinn

Not only was Desperately Seeking Susan the first movie where we saw Madonna in a big acting role, but it was also a breakthrough for Aidan Quinn. Quinn played “Dez”, the love interest of Roberta, who was played by Rosanna Arquette. Here is the movie trailer:

Remember That Song – 2/10/12

Can you name the artist and song and complete the lyrics:

Non-stop talker, what a rocker
Blue-eyed murder in a size five dress
______, _______ _____ ___ ____

Last Song: “Cherish” by Madonna:

Romeo and Juliet, they never felt this way I bet
So don’t underestimate my point of view