Type
Crossword
Description

who sang, "me and you and a dog named boo" lobo
color of beatles submarine yellow
eric clapton band cream
louis armstrong nickname satchmo
lead singer for the carpenters karen
aerosmith's steven............? tyler
1982,"eye of the tiger" band survivor
1966"s "you can't roller skate in a buffalo herd" singer rodger miller
1976, AC/DC "dirty deeds ................" done dirt cheap
she sang on a #1 hit with reginald dwight kiki dee
the lady's name in harry chapin's song "taxi" sue
in harry chapin's song "taxi", where was it raining hard frisco
this band recorded a slow dance song, "IF" bread
"knock on wood" singer ........ stewart amii
was the female singer of the eurythmics during the 1980's annie lennox
he was pursued by werewolves in london warren zevon
they sang about, new shoes, white gloves, top hat zz top
in 1977, this band got the shivers, "in cold as ice" foreigner
this pig headed trio is in the iowa music hall of fame, "oink henderson and the .............! squealers
chrissie hynde sang with this band pretenders
he was looking for a heart of gold neil young
who wanted to know "what's going on" marvin gaye
take me to the river, drop me in the water! talking heads
musician that has been inducted into rock& roll hall of fame the most times eric clapton
only woman to be inducted twice to rock& roll hall of fame stevie nicks
number of inducties in both rock & roll / country music halls of fame eleven
who was "herman" of herman's hermits peter noonan
famous guitarist for led zepplin jimmy page

Rock 'n' Roll & Blues: Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does rock and roll music originate from? BLUES
A famous rock 'n' roll singer - Elvis _______ PRESLEY
Rock around the _____ CLOCK
Famous Elvis song - _________ Rock JAILHOUSE
Bill Haley & The ______ COMETS
Rock 'n' Roll music began in the ____'s 1940
Another type of music formed from blues music - ______ and Blues RHYTHM
Bessie _____was a famous blues singer SMITH
Blues music originatedin rural _______ AMERICA
Blues music began in the early ____'s 1920
Another famous Blues singer was Eric _______ CLAPTON
Blues music was created by African ______ SLAVES
____ music also came from the blues JAZZ
Chuck _____ - a famous rock n roll singer BERRY
Johnny B. _____ - famous rock n roll song GOODE
The _______ - famous rock n roll band BEATLES
The _______ Stones - another famous rock n roll band ROLLING
B. B. ____ - blues singer KING
Led ________ - blues band ZEPPELIN
____ Best - drummer of The Beatles PETE

1970s Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers the United States and powers in the Soviet Union. Coldwar
A permanent wave for men,involves the use of heat and/or chemicals to break and reform the cross-linking bonds of the hair structure. Maleperm
Running naked in public streaking
Typically soul-influenced and melodic with a regular bass beat and popular particularly in the late 1970s. disco
A transparent electric lamp containing a viscous liquid in which a brightly colored waxy substance is suspended, rising and falling in irregular and constantly changing shapes. lavalamp
A car with a longer body than usual, incorporating a large carrying area behind the seats and having an extra door at the rear for easy loading. stationwagon
Each of a pair of boots, or metal frames attached to shoes, with four or more small wheels, for gliding across a hard surface. rollerskates
A popular name, taken from the title of a film, for the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) of President Ronald Reagan. starwars
A novel (1969) by Mario Puzo. godfather
Is a 1975 American thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg. jaws
A White House political scandal that came to light during the 1972 presidential campaign dealing with Nixon. watergate
Is a 1976 American sports drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and both written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. rocky
Is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. grease
A 1971 horror novel by William Peter Blatty. exorcist
Rod Stewart gave him the nickname "Sharon" and he also has "Rocket Man" after his second album. eltonjohn
An English rock band formed in London. pinkfloyd
Is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist. bobsegar
Prominent performers of the disco music era in the late 1970s. The group sang recognisable three-part tight harmonies. beegees
An American pianist, singer-songwriter and a composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, he has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States. billyjoel
An English rock band formed in London in 1968. The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums. ledzeppelin
An American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston"and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band". aerosmith
A British-American rock band formed in July 1967, in London. The band have sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the best-selling bands of all time. fleetwoodmac
a British rock band that formed in London in 1970. The classic line-up was Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon. queen
An American former professional baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons. Was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993. reggiejackson
A contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track. rollerderby
Improved from a league-worst 1–13 record the previous year, finishing with a 5–9 record and third place in the newly formed AFC Central. steelers
Is a two-player connection game in which the players first choose a color and then take turns dropping colored discs from the top into a seven-column, six-row vertically suspended grid. connectfour
A low-riding tricycle, usually made of plastic, with an over-sized front wheel. bigwheel
Is an American card game that is played with a specially printed deck. uno
Is a toy brand created by Parker Brothers and currently owned by Hasbro. nerf
An air filled punching bag for children. punchtoys
Is one of the earliest arcade video games and the very first sports arcade video game. It is a tennis sports game featuring simple two-dimensional graphics. pong
Was a collectible conceived in 1975, by advertising executive Gary Dahl. petrock
Is a 1970 American satirical black comedy war film directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr. mash
An animated series produced by Filmation and was aired on ABC during the 1974–1977 seasons. gilligan

Breast Cancer Awareness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What month is National Breast Cancer Awareness month? October
What is the medical exam done to detect breast cancer? Mammogram
The color of the ribbon worn to show awareness for breast cancer in men Blue
US city where the first 'Race for the Cure' was held (1983) Dallas
Male Breast Cancer Awareness week happens every _______ week in October Third
An estimated _____ percent of breast cancer develops in men One
Men's Breast Cancer Awareness group Out of the shadow of pink
Two colors in one ribbon to recognize breast cancer in both men and women Pink and blue
Who recently raised over $500 toward Breast Cancer Research? AustinCEC
U.S. Marine and famous talk show host diagnosed by breast cancer Montel Williams
Actor, portrayd character 'Shaft', diagnosed in 1993 Richard Roundtree
Iconic "Come on down!" announcer for the Price is Right and brave fighter to breast cancer Rod Roddy
This breast cancer survivor and KISS band member was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014 Peter Criss
What we are all working towards A Cure
Our Take Care Champ dressed as this for our Pink Costume Contest Pink Dinosaur

Music Legends- Independent Reading Project Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The band members of this band include: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr Beatles
He is considered ¨The King of Rock and Roll.¨ Elvis Presley
One of this artist´s biggest hits is ¨Ring of Fire.¨ Johnny Cash
This artist had gone blind at the age of 7 Ray Charles
She was the first woman to be added into the Hall of Fame Aretha Franklin
He was known for setting his guitar on fire after performing at the Monterey Pop Festival Jimmy Hendrix
Known as ẗhe King of Pop.¨ Michael Jackson
THis band performed songs including: The Joshua Tree, Rattle and Hum, All that You Can Leave Behind U2
One of the first rock stars to raise money for research to fight the deadly disease, AIDS Madonna
Michael Jackson got his start from the- Jackson Five
This band filmed their first movie, A Hard Days Night Beatles
In 1977, Elvis Presleyy died of- heart attack
Johnny's first hit was- I Walk The Line
What song by Ray Charles became one of the state's official state song Georgia On My Mind
Aretha Franklin signed with what record company in 1966 Atlantic Records
Jimi Hendrix died of ______ on sleeping pills overdose
U2 was an _____ band Irish
What record company did Madonna start at, in the 1990s. Maverick Records
This band includes 3 men who grew up in Hollis neighborhood of Queens, New York Run-DMC
He was considered rocks first poet Bob Dylan

The Marian Anderson Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Singing
Anderson
Awards
Fame
Grammy
Hall
Lincoln
Marian
Memorial
Music
Musical
Sang
Singer
Song
Speeches

Harry Styles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Boy band in which Harry Styles was a member of One Direction
Harry's mom Anne Cox
Harry's sister Gemma Styles
Song Harry performed for his X Factor audition Isnt She Lovely
First solo song? Dont Let Me Go
Birthday is in which month? February
First television appearance was on what show? iCarly
Christopher Nolan movie in which Harry was featured in Dunkirk
Harry's middle name? Edward
Where did Harry work before he was famous? Bakery
What was the name of the band Harry was in before 1D? White Eskimo
Harry's favorite movie? Love Actually
Harry's favorite food? Tacos
Harry has an abnormal number of ________ Nipples
Where is Harry from? Chapel Cheshire
First album Up All Night
Second album Take me home
Third album Midnight memories
Fourth album Four
Fifth album Made in the am

Medieval Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A form of medieval church that involves chanting; it emerged around 100 A.D. No instruments involved. Plainchant
A note or group of notes that are sung in a single syllable. Neumes
Pope Gregory the Great's compilation is recognized as this. Gregorian Chant
The combining of two or more musical lines. Polyphony
When the chant is sung and played on instruments in long notes while 3 faster melodies are sung above it. Cantus Firmis
New type of vocal music in which rhythm was specified for the first time. Motet
Tthese type of people and traveling minstrels danced played and sang their own songs in courts & streets. Jongleurs
Nobel men who set poems to music. Troubadours
Troubadours were either called this or singers of love. Minnesingers
Plucked instrument similar to a modern zither. Psaltery
One stringed instrument which has no modern counterpart. Tromba marina
A double reed instrument. Its modern descendant is the oboe. Shawm
An ancestor of our trombone without a slide it can only play a few notes. Buisine
The tendency of a musical composition to gravitate toward one particular note called. Tonality
The word for songs in french. Chasons
Temporary resting point in a piece of music. cadence
Introduced two centuries earlier,but then evolved into sophisticated polyphonic songs. Madrigal
Polyphonic works written for 7 singers per voice part instead of for solo voices. Choral music

AMERICAN BANDSTAND PERFORMERS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

American rock band referred to as “the Bad Boys from Boston” with singer Steven Tyler. Famous Songs - Dream On, Walk this Way. Aerosmith
Dancing Queen, Take a Chance on Me, Name of the Game. ABBA
Walk Like an Egyptian, Eternal Flame. Name of band sounds like a type of bracelet. Bangles
God only Knows, Good Vibrations, I Get Around. California Boy Band Beach Boys
Space Oddity, Heroes, Like on Mars. Famous for picture with red mullet and red lightning bold across his face. David Bowie
Hurt, Ring of Fire, You Are My Sunshine. Country singer. Last name has to do with money. Johnny Cash
Sweet Caroline, America, I am…I Said. Singer-songwriter, musician, actor. Last name is a valuable stone. Neil Diamond
Respect, Natural Woman, I Say a Little Prayer. First female artist to be inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Aretha Franklin
Peggy Sue, That’ll Be the Day, Not Fade Away. Called the Father of Rock and Roll. Buddy Holly
Beat It, Man in the Mirror, Thriller. Nicknamed King of Pop. Michael Jackson
I Will Always Love You, Jolene, Coat of Many Colors. Nicknamed “The Backwoods Barbie.” Famous for big blonde hair! Dolly Parton

Jazz and Blues Review Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The first white band leader to use black musicians in his group? Benny Goodman
The band leader who is still listed as missing in action? Glenn Miller
playing or singing a piece of music previously performed by another musician is called a? Cover song
to make up music on the spot? Improvise
Who is considered the best female scat singer ever? Ella Fitzgerald
Charlie Parker’s instrument was the? Saxophone
Louis Armstrong’s main instrument was the? Trumpet
Scott Joplin was famous for what style of music? Ragtime
What trumpet player briefly ran for President in 1963-1964? Dizzy Gillespie
What was Benny Goodman’s instrument known as? Licorice stick
Practicing and practicing until you get it right? Woodshed
Who was the band leader that always dressed like royalty? Duke Ellington
What was Glenn Miller’s instrument? Trombone
This famous band leader was known for his fast, flying fingers across the piano keys? Count Basie
A round cylinder attached to paper punched with holes is called a? Piano Roll
Billie Holiday always ware this flower in her hair when performing Gardenia
The style of jazz with fast tempos and lots of improvisation is called? Bebop
The first time for a performance is a? Debut
Singing that uses nonsense syllables instead of real words. Scat
music played and or sung about lost loves? Torch Song
The musician who died poor and disappointed? Scott Joplin
Female singer who had stage fright? Sarah Vaughn
a job playing music is called a? Gig
A musical mix of African and Cuban rhythms is called? Afro-Cuban Jazz
B.B. King’s guitar Lucille
Benny Goodman’s nick name King of Swing
Benny Goodman’s signature glare when a musician messed up earned him this nickname? The Ray
Dizzy Gillespie was known as? Ambassador of Jazz
one of Louis Armstrong’s nicknames Satchmo
Nightclub in Harlem Cotton Club
Louis Armstrong King of Jazz
Ella Fitzgerald First Lady of Song
Musical Prodigy Herbie Hancock
King of the Blues BB King
Lady Day Billie Holiday
Scott Joplin King of Ragtime
Charlie Parker’s nickname Yardbird
Queen of the blues Dinah Washington
New York nightclub named in honor of Charlie Parker Birdland

Artists of the 1900s Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

popular sex symbol during the 1950s & symbolic of the era’s attitude towards sexuality Monroe
King of Rock and Roll Presley
King of Pop Jackson
known for his famous silkscreen printing of Marilyn Monroe Warhol
known for his famous piece pop art piece Whaam! Lichtenstein
was a Hollywood actor before becoming the 40th president of the United States Reagan
was a symbol for teens from his role as Jim Stark in Rebel Without a Cause Dean
lead singer of the American rock band, Alice Cooper Furnier
was a singer who founded the rock band the Eagles Frey
a famous trumpet player and influencer of jazz, nicknamed Satchmo Armstrong
co-founded the band Nirvana alongside Krist Novoselic Cobain
sang “Get Rhythm” and inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Cash
co-founder and lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Metallica Hetfield
a singer & songwriter, he is commonly referred to as the “Piano Man” Joel
was an R&B artist and earned the title “Prince of Soul” Gaye
jazz singer known as the First Lady of Song and Queen of Jazz Fitzgerald
was known for his flamboyant stage acts and sang “Purple Rain” Prince
famously known for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow Depp
deemed “greatest instrumentalist in the history of rock music” and sang “Hey Joe” Hendrix
nicknamed “The Boss” & known for his album Born in the U.S.A Springsteen
bandleader of a jazz orchestra who rose to fame through performances at the Cotton Club in Harlem Ellington
famous for songs such as “Respect” and “A Natural Woman” Franklin
a blind singer & instrumentalist who sang “Superstition” Wonder
became prominent in the Civil Rights Movement through his song “The Times They Are a-Changin’” Dylan
received fame from starring in the Titanic as Jack Dawson DiCaprio
critically acclaimed for his roles in Fight Club, Troy, and World War Z Pitt
known for his role in the Mission: Impossible films as Ethan Hunt Cruise
has a band named after him who recorded the album “Slippery When Wet” Jon Bon Jovi
nicknamed “Ol’ Blue Eyes” and sang “Fly Me to the Moon” Sinatra
female rock star with songs such as “Piece of My Heart” and “Cry Baby” Joplin
known for her strong improv skills, she was a jazz singer nicknamed “Lady Day” Holiday
composed the “Third Symphony” ballet and known as “the Dean of American Composers” Copland
composed Broadway theater such as An American in Paris Gershwin
performed jazz influenced clarinet solos on The Lawrence Welk Show Fountain
co-founder of the Hollywood Canteen and known for her role as Margo Channing in All About Eve Davis
known her role as Dorothy Gale in the The Wizard of Oz Garland
named Woman of a Thousand Faces and is known for her role as “the Baroness” in The Sound of Music Parker
a blind singer, musician, and composer who pioneered the soul music genre and created hits such as “Hug the Road, Jack” Charles
was outspoken for women’s rights and portrayed Tess Harding in Woman of the Year Hepburn
named the most awarded female act of all time and sang “I Will Always Love You” Houston