Quiz: Who Sang These Angst-Ridden Anthems From The '80s And '90s?

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93% of Americans don't know who sang these angst-ridden songs. If you know or used to be someone who wore black as a second skin and loved moody music, you probably had CDs by several of the artists featured in the quiz. Grunge gods Nirvana went to the top of the charts with 1991's "Smells Like Teen Spirit," which many credit for blasting alternative music into the mainstream. "Tainted Love" is by far and away the most familiar song by Soft Cell, fronted by singer Marc Almond. Irish band U2 is one of the biggest bands on the planet, and "One" is one of their most poignant songs. "Fascination Street" was the first single off the Cure's 1989 album Disintegration, which Cartman called "the best album ever" on South Park. Former Smiths singer Morrissey connected with an entire jaded generation with these lyrics from "Panic." Peter Murphy's "Cuts You Up" from the 1989 album Deep remains the former Bauhaus singer's biggest hit in the United States. Other artists who song lyrics you'll be asked to identify in this quiz include Garbage, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Soundgarden, Joy Division, No Doubt, the Police, the Sisters of Mercy, Tears for Fears, Billy Idol, Joan Jett and many more.

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