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Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: A friend once asked John Lennon what was the best lyric he ever wrote. "That's easy," replied Lennon, "All you need is love." #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Chuck Berry originally wanted to be a professional photographer and started singing and playing in a band to buy cameras and photography equipment. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Brian Wilson's divorce from his wife Marilyn was presided over by Judge Joseph Wapner, before he rose to fame on TV. #RockTrivi

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Blondie named themselves after Hitler's dog. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Glen Campbell's "Witchita Lineman" was the most played song on Country radio in the last century. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: On this date in 1987, Wilson Pickett was found guilty by a New Jersey court of possessing a shotgun with intent to endanger life following his involvement in a bar room fist fight. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: In August, 1984, Ray Parker Jr. asked "Who you gonna call?" on his #1 hit "Ghostbusters". Huey Lewis heard the song and answered, "A lawyer." Lewis sued Parker for plagiarism for copying his song "I Want a New Drug". The two eventually settled out of court. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: David Lee Roth's 1985 hit "Just A Gigolo", was originally recorded by jazz artist Ted Lewis in 1931. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: John Fogerty of Creedence Clearwater Revival had never been to Mississippi when he wrote "Proud Mary" or Louisiana when he penned "Born On The Bayou". #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Roy Orbison's trademark look came about when he misplaced his regular glasses and had to rely on a pair of prescription sunglasses. His management liked the mysterious look it gave him, and soon, they were the only ones he wore. #RockTrivia