Here Comes the Drop: The Electronic Dance Music Quiz
Electronic dance music may get a bad rap from people who say it all sounds the same, but it includes many music genres, from drum and bass to grime to downtempo. How much do you know about the bass-heavy music phenomenon? Take this quiz to find out.
What's the stage name of Swedish DJ Tim Bergling?
The origins of trance are usually traced to which country?
In which city did the EDM festival Electric Daisy Carnival first appear?
Which EDM label was co-founded by DJ Armin van Buuren?
Which DJ is known for throwing a cake at an audience member at every show?
Calvin Harris teamed up with pop band Haim to create which smash hit?
"How Deep is Your Love"
"Pray to God"
Which recreational drug is often associated with EDM?
What is the maximum tempo of most trance music?
80 beats per minute
140 beats per minute
200 beats per minute
Which EDM duo asked Johnny Rotten to sing on one of its most famous tracks?
About how much did ultra-popular DJ Calvin Harris earn in 2014?
Which John Denver song did Pretty Lights cover in 2011?
"Thank God I’m a Country Boy"
"Take Me Home, Country Roads"
"Rocky Mountain High"
EDM grew in part as a revolt against which music trend?
'80s hair metal
Karin Dreijer Andersson performed in The Knife and what other electronic project?
In 2015 about how many people attended the Electric Daisy Carnival?
How much did the EDM industry earn how much in 2014?
Which major electronic act made the hugely popular album "Vegas"?
The Crystal Method
Tijs Michiel Verwest is the real name of which superstar DJ?
Which artist ends each show by taking a "family picture" with the crowd behind him?
What clothing item is Daft Punk known for wearing onstage?
Which pop megahit did David Guetta produce for another band?
"I Gotta Feeling" by The Black Eyed Peas
"Poker Face" by Lady Gaga
"Love Story" by Taylor Swift
Royksopp hails from which country?
Diplo is a part of which electronic music project?
Claus Terhoeven and Stefan Boseems make up which electronic music duo?
The Crystal Method
In 2014, about how many people attended EDM festival TomorrowWorld?
Which artist won Best Dance Recording at the 2014 Grammy Awards?
Moombahton is a genre of EDM that combines Dutch house with what?
Kanye West performed with which group at the 2008 Grammy Awards?
The Chemical Brothers
"Blue Fear" was which DJ's first big hit?
Armin Van Buuren
Joel Zimmerman is the real name of which EDM star?
Which song gave The Chemical Brothers their first No. 1 hit in the U.K.?