Angela ChaseAs I’ve mentioned, I’m having a 90s-themed party this weekend.  Flannels. Slap bracelets (not really).  Snapple (nope). Nirvana (oh, hell yes).  Chokers (probably). And the rest of the world has caught on.  From Boyz II Men to Matchbox 20, the 90s generation has come back en vogue (HA!).  Even NKOTB and BSB are touring together, for God’s sake (but more on that later).

So today’s quiz brings you 10 number-one hits (number one in Billboard) from an underrated decade – one from each glorious year. Here we are now, entertain us.  No decade clues this quiz.  Duh.

Got answers? Send them my way.

Friday Lyric Quiz – #401

1. “You said, you caught me ’cause you want me, and one day you’ll let me go”

2.  “You know ain’t nuttin change but my limp, can’t stop till I see my name on a blimp”

3.  “Well, I’ve seen love come, I’ve seen it shot down, I’ve seen it die in vain”

4.  “So I reach for my 40 and I turn it up, designate a driver, take the keys to my truck”

5.  “Never, had I imagined. Living, without your smile”

6. “What would you do, if my heart was torn in two”

7.  “Cause them punks like to hit it and quit it, but I’d rather stay and play”

8. “As long as the planets are turning, as long as the stars are burning, as long as your dreams are coming true, you’d better believe it.”

9. “DKNY all up in my eye, you gotta Prada bag with a lot a stuff in it”

10. “Well, I’ll tell you one thing. If you would leave it’d be a crying shame”

Answers — Friday Lyric Quiz – #400

1. “Well, I ain’t superstitious and I don’t get suspicious, but my woman is a friend of mine” (mid-70s)
Rock’n Me, Steve Miller Band

2.  “I was wrong, now I find just one thing makes me forget” (late 80s)
Red Red Wine, UB40

3.  “And your friends have left, youve been dismissed I never thought it would come to this and I, I want you to know” (late 90s)”
Jumper, Third Eye Blind

4.  “Then you flew your lear jet up to Nova Scotia to see the total eclipse of the sun” (early 70s)
You’re So Vain, Carly Simon

5.  “I know times are getting hard but just believe me girl someday I’ll pay the bills with this guitar” (late 2000s)
Hey There, Delilah, Plain White T’s

6.  “But a look and then a smell of perfume it’s like I’m down on the floor and I don’t know what Im in for” (late 90s)
I Want You, Savage Garden

7.  “Want you to take me like a thief in the night hold me like a pillow, make me feel right” (early 2010s)
Only Girl (In the World), Rihanna

8. “I used to run in circles going nowhere fast, I’d take one step forward and two steps back”  (early 2000s)
Somebody Like You, Keith Urban

9. “Do you remember when we used to dance, and incidence arose from circumstance” (early 80s)
Heat of the Moment, Asia

10. “You made room for me but it’s too soon to see if I’m happy in your hands” (late 2000s)
Love Song, Sara Bareilles