The Rockin' Aerosmith Quiz
by Staff
Aerosmith continues to rock after 40-plus years of music-making, personality clashes within the band and plenty of mind-altering substances along the way. Take our quiz to see how much you remember about these quintessential rockers.

Which of the following was not an original member of Aerosmith?

  • Steven Tyler
  • Jim Crespo
  • Joe Perry

What was Steven Tyler's original role in the band?

  • bass player
  • lead singer
  • drummer

What city gave Aerosmith its start?

  • Boston
  • New York
  • Los Angeles

What was the name of the band's first album?

  • "Dream On"
  • "Toys in the Attic"
  • "Aerosmith"

What year did Aerosmith release "Toys in the Attic?"

  • 1973
  • 1975
  • 1977

Which of these songs did not appear on "Toys in the Attic?"

  • "Sweet Emotion"
  • "Mama Kin"
  • "Walk This Way"

What Beatles song did Aerosmith cover in 1978?

  • "Yesterday"
  • "Come Together"
  • "She Loves You"

Which member was the first to quit the band in 1979?

  • Steven Tyler
  • Tom Hamilton
  • Joe Perry

Which member quit the band in 1980?

  • Steven Tyler
  • Joey Kramer
  • Brad Whitford

What was the title of Aerosmith's 1982 album?

  • "Rock in a Hard Place"
  • "Rocks"
  • "Get Your Wings"

Where did the original five band members reunite in 1984 and decide to reunite the band?

  • a restaurant
  • a concert
  • their lawyer's office

Who did Aerosmith collaborate with in 1986 on "Walk This Way?"

  • Michael Jackson
  • Prince
  • Run-D.M.C.

What year did the band famously commit to a sober lifestyle?

  • 1981
  • 1984
  • 1987

Which of these songs did not feature on "Permanent Vacation?"

  • "Rag Doll"
  • "Janie's Got a Gun"
  • "Angel"

What album featured the song "Janie's Got a Gun?"

  • "Get a Grip"
  • "Just Push Play"
  • "Pump"

What year did Aerosmith win its first Grammy?

  • 1989
  • 1991
  • 1993

What Aerosmith album featured the song "Cryin?"

  • "Get a Grip"
  • "Just Push Play"
  • "Pump"

Which not-yet-famous actress starred in the "Cryin" video?

  • Liv Tyler
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar
  • Alicia Silverstone

What was the first Aerosmith song to hit No. 1 on the charts?

  • "I Don't Wanna Miss a Thing"
  • "Living on the Edge"
  • "Crazy"

What movie was "I Don't Wanna Miss a Thing" written for?

  • "Deep Impact"
  • "Armageddon"
  • "Rounders"

What year was Aerosmith inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

  • 1999
  • 2000
  • 2001

What year did Aerosmith perform at the Super Bowl halftime show?

  • 2001
  • 2003
  • 2005

What is the band's best-selling album?

  • "Aerosmith's Greatest Hits"
  • "Pump"
  • "Toys in the Attic"

What did Aerosmith name its 15th studio album, which was released in 2012?

  • "Music From the Dark Side"
  • "Music From the Other Side"
  • "Music From Another Dimension"

Which Aerosmith member joined "American Idol" in 2011?

  • Steven Tyler
  • Joe Perry
  • Joey Kramer

Which member formed a band known as the Hollywood Vampires?

  • Steven Tyler
  • Joe Perry
  • Tom Hamilton

What does Steven Tyler adorn his mic stand with when he performs?

  • gold chains
  • scarves
  • diamonds

What rock band suffered a fatal plane crash in 1977?

  • Aerosmith
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd

Steven Tyler auditioned for Led Zeppelin.

  • TRUE

Aerosmith has its own roller coaster at Disney World.

  • TRUE