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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Ratt1959 3 months ago
5/10 I only have their best of album.
sjbang88 3 months ago
10/10, easy enough, just like Sister Ray said
bukhrn 4 months ago
5/10 Cant believe I got that many correct guesses about a band I've never heard of.
retro6 4 months ago
3/10. Never heard of them 🙃
brigarzmetv123 4 months ago
7 out of nothing about Velvet Underground!! Just guessed.
JERRY6 4 months ago
8 o10 not very good still sleeping
Wenatchee7 4 months ago
6/10 Didn't know much about this band but I am getting better at guessing the right answers.
ironman2000 4 months ago
8 of 10 As a kid during the Velvet Underground thing, I did better than expected, and I didn't guess.
LabLove 4 months ago
6 of 10. Each answer a guess as I have no knowledge of this group 🫣
KJExpress 4 months ago
7/10. Guessed on all but one. 🤷‍♀️
Big3Fan 4 months ago
🍌🍌🍌❎❎🍌❎❎❎❎ I knew the first three and guessed #6. "Doo do doo do doo do do doo..."
teire 4 months ago
5/10. Did not really know. But thanks for playing.
tnminnow 4 months ago
5/10 don't know who they are. 🤔
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