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The Hardest Pop Music Trivia Quiz You’ll Ever Take

It's not enough to know the lyrics.

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  1. Correct
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    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
    "Our Song"
    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
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    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
    "Love Song"
    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
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    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
    "You Belong With Me"
    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
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    Incorrect
    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
    "Tim McGraw"
    Via TaylorSwiftVEVO
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    "Our Song"

    Taylor Swift originally wrote “Our Song” for her ninth grade talent show.

  2. Correct
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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    Britney Spears' "Lucky"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    Via AshleeSimpsonVEVO
    Ashlee Simpson's "Autobiography"
    Via AshleeSimpsonVEVO
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    Via JenniferLopezVEVO
    Jennifer Lopez's "Jenny From The Block
    Via JenniferLopezVEVO
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    Via AvrilLavigneVEVO
    Avril Lavigne's "Sk8r Boi"
    Via AvrilLavigneVEVO
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    Avril Lavigne's "Sk8r Boi"

    In 2003, Paramount Pictures purchased the rights to Avril Lavigne’s “Sk8r Boi” and had plans to turn it into a feature-length film.

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    Via Hilary Duff
    One
    Via Hilary Duff
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    Via Hilary Duff
    Two
    Via Hilary Duff
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    Via Hilary Duff
    Three
    Via Hilary Duff
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    Via Hilary Duff
    Four
    Via Hilary Duff
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    Two

    Two songs from Hilary Duff’s first album Metamorphosis were used as theme songs by MTV reality shows; “Come Clean” was the intro to Laguna Beach and “Sweet Sixteen” was the opening tune for My Super Sweet Sixteen.

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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    "Don't Let Me Be The Last To Know"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    "Everytime"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    "I'm Not A Girl, Not Yet A Woman"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    "Overprotected"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    "Don't Let Me Be The Last To Know"

    Britney Spears' 2000 pop ballad, “Don’t Let Me Be the Last to Know,” was co-written by Shania Twain. The song was produced and also co-written by Shania’s then-husband, Robert “Mutt” Lange.

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    A record executive
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    A late-night host
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    A magazine editor
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    They picked their own
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    A magazine editor

    The Spice Girls did not come up with their own nicknames, the names were actually a fluke: they were dreamed up by an editor for the UK teeny bopper magazine Top of the Pops and just happened to stick.

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    Ashlee Simpson
    Via Matthew Peyton / Getty Images
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    Via Marsaili McGrath / Getty Images
    Katy Perry
    Via Marsaili McGrath / Getty Images
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    Via Gareth Cattermole / Getty Images
    Amy Winehouse
    Via Gareth Cattermole / Getty Images
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    Via Ian Gavan / Getty Images
    Jessie J
    Via Ian Gavan / Getty Images
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    An interviewer once mistook her for Amy Winehouse.

    Lady Gaga dyed her dark hair blonde after an interviewer confused her with Amy Winehouse. "I want to be known for my own look," she later explained to People magazine.

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    Via BeyonceVEVO
    Beyoncé's "Pretty Hurts"
    Via BeyonceVEVO
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    Via RihannaVEVO
    Rihanna's "Diamonds"
    Via RihannaVEVO
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    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
    Britney Spears' "Perfume"
    Via BritneySpearsVEVO
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    Via MileyCyrusVEVO
    Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball”
    Via MileyCyrusVEVO
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    Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball”

    “Pretty Hurts,” “Diamonds,” and “Perfume” were all written by Sia. Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” was not.

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    Via Isaac Brekken / Getty Images
    Britney Spears
    Via Isaac Brekken / Getty Images
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    Via Ezra Shaw / Getty Images
    Beyoncé
    Via Ezra Shaw / Getty Images
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    Via Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images
    Fergie
    Via Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images
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    Via Jason Merritt / Getty Images
    Gwen Stefani
    Via Jason Merritt / Getty Images
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    Britney Spears

    Hitmakers The-Dream and Tricky Stewart wrote “Umbrella” for Britney Spears and offered the track to Mary J. Blige before ultimately giving it to Rihanna.

  9. Correct
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    Via Eamonn M. McCormack / Getty Images
    Angelina Jolie
    Via Eamonn M. McCormack / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Neilson Barnard / Getty Images
    Scarlett Johansson
    Via Neilson Barnard / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Hulton Archive / Archive Photos
    Brigitte Bardot
    Via Hulton Archive / Archive Photos
    Correct
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    Via Victor Boyko / Getty Images
    Rihanna
    Via Victor Boyko / Getty Images
    Correct!
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    Scarlett Johansson

    Scarlett Johansson’s lips inspired Katy Perry to write “I Kissed a Girl.”

  10. Correct
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    Via Hollywood Records
    Hilary Duff's Metamorphosis
    Via Hollywood Records
    Correct
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    Via Arista Records
    Avril Lavigne's Let Go
    Via Arista Records
    Correct
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    Via Geffen Records
    Ashlee Simpson's Autobiography
    Via Geffen Records
    Correct
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    Via Arista Records
    P!nk's Try This
    Via Arista Records
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    Via BMG
    Christina Aguilera's Stripped
    Via BMG
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    Via Sony Music
    Mandy Moore's Mandy Moore
    Via Sony Music
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    Avril Lavigne's Let Go

    Kelly Clarkson’s single “Breakaway” was originally written for Avril Lavigne’s first album, Let Go.

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    Via DemiLovatoVEVO
    Demi Lovato's "Really Don't Care"
    Via DemiLovatoVEVO
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    Via RihannaVEVO
    Rihanna's "Stay"
    Via RihannaVEVO
    Correct
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    Via SelenaGomezVEVO
    Selena Gomez's "Same Old Love"
    Via SelenaGomezVEVO
    Correct
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    Via IggyAzealaVEVO
    Iggy Azeala's "Black Widow"
    Via IggyAzealaVEVO
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    Iggy Azeala's "Black Widow"

    Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora’s collaboration “Black Widow” was co-written by Katy Perry.

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    Correct
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    Correct
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    Correct
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    Correct!
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    "The Time Of Our Lives"

    Kesha co-wrote the title track from Miley's EP The Time of Our Lives

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    Via Jason Merritt / Getty Images
    Beyoncé
    Via Jason Merritt / Getty Images
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    Via Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images
    Lady Gaga
    Via Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images
    Taylor Swift
    Via Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images
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    Via Jamie McCarthy / Getty Images
    Mariah Carey
    Via Jamie McCarthy / Getty Images
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    Taylor Swift

    Taylor Swift became the first female artist to replace herself at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in November 2014 when “Blank Space” overtook “Shake It Off” for the top spot.

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    Via Monica Schipper / Getty Images
    Beyoncé
    Via Monica Schipper / Getty Images
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    Via Bryan Bedder / Getty Images
    Gwen Stefani
    Via Bryan Bedder / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images
    Jennifer Lopez
    Via Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Angela Weiss / Getty Images
    P!nk
    Via Angela Weiss / Getty Images
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Jennifer Lopez

    According to former MTV exec Van Toffler, before Madonna and MTV settled on Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez was also in the mix.

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    Via Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images
    Madonna
    Via Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images
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    Via Vittorio Zunino / Celotto Getty Images
    Katy Perry
    Via Vittorio Zunino / Celotto Getty Images
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    Via Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images
    Beyoncé
    Via Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images
    Correct
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    Via Andrew H. Walker / Getty Images
    Mariah Carey
    Via Andrew H. Walker / Getty Images
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Mariah Carey

    The wedding dress Mariah Carey wears in the “We Belong Together” music video is the same one she wore during her 1993 wedding to Tommy Mottola.

 
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