Velvet Underground quiz

See what you know about the groundbreaking band!

The first Velvet Underground album only sold 10,000 copies, but everyone who bought it formed a band.

Whether you're a huge fan or a casual listener, we're hoping you'll find something to love in this quiz. A half-remembered song, a reason to listen again. Give the quiz a try, and then tune into some old VU tunes and tell us your favorite in the comments section below.

  1. Who is the lead singer of The Velvet Underground?
  2. What's the name of the German singer that collaborated with the band for their first album?
  3. Who painted the band's iconic banana album cover?
  4. The Velvet Underground was part of a mixed-media/performance art ensemble by which name?
  5. Which band member played drums?
  6. In 1968, the Velvet Underground moved to Boston, leaving behind New York and which member?
  7. Finish the song title: "I'm Waiting for the _____."
  8. "________ Says"
  9. "Sweet _______"
  10. "Sister ______"

Velvet Underground quiz

Your Result...

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sjbang88 3 days ago
10/10, easy enough, just like Sister Ray said
bukhrn 28 days ago
5/10 Cant believe I got that many correct guesses about a band I've never heard of.
retro6 28 days ago
3/10. Never heard of them 🙃
brigarzmetv123 29 days ago
7 out of nothing about Velvet Underground!! Just guessed.
JERRY6 29 days ago
8 o10 not very good still sleeping
Wenatchee7 29 days ago
6/10 Didn't know much about this band but I am getting better at guessing the right answers.
ironman2000 29 days ago
8 of 10 As a kid during the Velvet Underground thing, I did better than expected, and I didn't guess.
LabLove 30 days ago
6 of 10. Each answer a guess as I have no knowledge of this group 🫣
KJExpress 30 days ago
7/10. Guessed on all but one. 🤷‍♀️
Big3Fan 1 month ago
🍌🍌🍌❎❎🍌❎❎❎❎ I knew the first three and guessed #6. "Doo do doo do doo do do doo..."
teire 1 month ago
5/10. Did not really know. But thanks for playing.
tnminnow 1 month ago
5/10 don't know who they are. 🤔
Steve67 1 month ago
7/10 Lots of guesses, One of the classic bands I never really dug into
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