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The Lilith Fair Quiz
by Staff
The Lilith Fair festival was one of the biggest draws of the late-'90s summer circuit. This quiz will test your knowledge of the iconic all-female tour.

Who founded Lilith Fair?

  • Tori Amos
  • Fiona Apple
  • Sarah McLachlan

Sarah McLachlan was on tour with this artist when she got the idea for Lilith Fair.

  • Meredith Brooks
  • Paula Cole
  • Jewel

Who was Lilith?

  • Adam's first wife
  • the mother of Eve
  • a character on "Cheers"

When was the first Lilith Fair show?

  • 1995
  • 1997
  • 1999

Where was the first Lilith Fair show?

  • Washington
  • Illinois
  • Maryland

For how many summers did Lilith Fair run -- the first time around?

  • two
  • three
  • four

When was the Lilith Fair revival?

  • 2005
  • 2008
  • 2010

Besides Sarah McLachlan, who played every date on the 1997 tour?

  • Suzanne Vega
  • Jewel
  • Natalie Merchant

This artist was NOT on the 1997 main stage.

  • Joan Osborne
  • Dixie Chicks
  • Lisa Loeb

This artist didn't play Lilith Fair in 1997 but was a headliner the following year.

  • Lauryn Hill
  • The Bangles
  • Mary J. Blige

Which of these artists did NOT play all three years of the original festival?

  • Sinead O'Connor
  • Sheryl Crow
  • Indigo Girls

What is Sarah McLachlan's biggest hit?

  • "Building a Mystery"
  • "Adia"
  • "I Will Remember You"

Why did Rihanna, Norah Jones, Kelly Clarkson and others drop out of the Lilith Fair revival in 2010?

  • Ticket sales were slow.
  • They decided to do Bonnaroo instead.
  • They had disagreements with Sarah McLachlan.

This artist dropped out because she broke her foot.

  • Pat Benatar
  • Bonnie Raitt
  • Carly Simon

This legendary country artist dropped out, too.

  • Dolly Parton
  • Loretta Lynn
  • Tammy Wynette

About how many of the 2010 Lilith Fair shows ended up being canceled?

  • 20 percent
  • 40 percent
  • 60 percent

About how much did a general-admission Lilith Fair ticket cost in 1997?

  • $40
  • $60
  • $80

How much did a Lilith Fair VIP ticket cost in 2010?

  • $500
  • $750
  • S1,000

Along with Sarah McLachlan, who headlined the first Lilith Fair show of 2010?

  • Beyonc√©
  • Lady Gaga
  • Sheryl Crow

This '90s Lilith Fair artist did not play the 2010 festival.

  • Natalie Merchant
  • Indigo Girls
  • Emmylou Harris

This '90s Lilith Fair artist DID play the 2010 festival.

  • Liz Phair
  • Suzanne Vega
  • Miranda Lambert

How much money did Lilith Fair raise for charity in the '90s?

  • $1 million
  • $10 million

Where did Lilith Fair end up on the list of touring festivals in 1997?

  • at the top
  • eighth
  • at the bottom

Match the hit song to the Lilith Fair artist: "Bitch"

  • Erykah Badu
  • Meredith Brooks
  • Jewel

"Give Me One Reason"

  • Mary Chapin Carpenter
  • Bonnie Raitt
  • Tracy Chapman

"Sunny Came Home"

  • Shawn Colvin
  • Jewel
  • Fiona Apple

"Stay (I Missed You)"

  • Des'ree
  • Lisa Loeb
  • Natalie Merchant

"One of Us"

  • Joan Osborne
  • Indigo Girls
  • Sheryl Crow

"Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?"

  • Heather Nova
  • Sinead O'Connor
  • Paula Cole

Where was the final Lilith Fair show?

  • Florida
  • Minnesota
  • Texas