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Quiz: How well do you know this year's chart-toppers?

Yes, the photos are there to throw you off. Good luck!
Sunday, May 18, 2014
See if you can finish the lyrics to these Billboard Music Awards nominees.


  1. I'm a hot air balloon that could __ __ _____.
    Hint: This song might make you feel like the title (or the opposite, if you think it's overplayed).

  2. I'm breaking in, shaping up, then checking out _ ___ _____ ____.
    Hint: This is the song that has that really dramatic gasp for air that you know you and your friends all sing (um, breathe?) along to.

  3. I cut my teeth on wedding rings __ ___ _______.
    Hint: This artist also mentions "jewels between teeth" in in another recent hit.

  4. Light it up, like we're the stars of __ _____ ____, _____ ____.
    Hint: Speaking of lighting it up, this artist also sings "Lights."

  5. We'll fight 'til it's over, so we put our hands up like the _______ ____ ____ __.
    Hint: I'm not the only one who misheard the first of these missing words as "city" am I?

  6. Down a back road blowing stop signs through the middle, ____ _____ ____ _____, with you.
    Hint: The title of the song is what all the cool kids used to do on a Friday night.

  7. Only hate the road when_____ _______ ____.
    Hint: If you're thinking of the right song, you should suddenly have visions of puppies from a certain Super Bowl commercial.


Answers:

  1. ...go to space.
    Song: "Happy" by Pharell, nominated for Top R&B Song

  2. ...on the prison bus.
    Song: "Radioactive" by Imagine Dragons, nominated for Top Hot 100 Song

  3. ...in the movies.
    Song: "Royals" by Lorde, nominated for Top Hot 100 Song
    (That other song was "Team," by the way.)

  4. ...the human race, human race
    Song: "Burn" by Ellie Goulding. This video got her nominated for a special Milestone Award.

  5. ...ceiling can't hold us.
    Song: "Can't Hold Us" by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, nominated for Top Rap Song
    (I suppose "ceiling" does make more sense.)

  6. ...every little farm town
    Song: "Cruise" by Florida Georgia Line, nominated for Top Country Song

  7. ...you're missing home.
    Song: "Let Her Go" by Passenger, nominated for Top Rock Song

How many did you get right?
You can watch the Billboard Music Awards on May 18 at 8 p.m. on ABC. Until then, check out the finalists.

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