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Roy Ayers: Quiz

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Question 1: In the 1990s, Ayers released several albums for the ________ records label Ichiban Records.
GraffitiHip hopHip hop musicRapping

Question 2: Ayers was born in Los Angeles, ________[2] and grew up in a musical family.
CaliforniaNorthern CaliforniaSacramento, CaliforniaSan Jose, California

Question 3: The area of Los Angeles that Ayers grew up in, now known as "South Central", but then known as "South Park", was the epicenter of the Southern California ________ Scene.
African American cultureAfrican AmericanBluesAfrican-American music

Question 4: Music Of Many Colors (With ________) (Celluloid) – 1980
W. E. B. Du BoisFela KutiMarcus GarveyMuammar al-Gaddafi

Question 5: Thomas Jefferson High School, from which Ayers graduated, gave to the music and jazz worlds some of its brightest stars, such as ________.
John ColtraneHank JonesDexter GordonBud Powell

Question 6: Ayers was responsible for the highly regarded soundtrack to Jack Hill's 1973 blaxploitation film Coffy, which starred ________.
Jackie Brown (film)Pam GrierNorth CarolinaQuentin Tarantino

Question 7: In 1980, Ayers released Music Of Many Colors with the Nigerian Afrobeat pioneer ________.
Muammar al-GaddafiMarcus GarveyW. E. B. Du BoisFela Kuti

Question 8: At the age of five, ________ gave him his first pair of mallets, which led to the vibraphone being his trademark sound for decades.
JazzHank JonesBenny GoodmanLionel Hampton

Question 9: Roy Ayers (born September 10, 1940) is an American ________, soul and jazz composer and vibraphone player.
DiscoFunkJazz-funkPost-disco







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