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    Rock Opera - 1969 ???

    I have a trivia question to which I do NOT know the answer! Help!

    What were the two most popular rock operas of 1969?

    One is Tommy, obviously. The other is NOT "Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire)" by the Kinks. I have been searching like mad, and I can't find the answer.

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    OMG - nevermind! Mods, close this up! The idiotic answer was "Hair."
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    Well, since it's only for '69, that leaves out Jesus Christ Superstar.

    EDIT: Hair? Don't know that I'd call that a Rock Opera.
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    Quote Originally Posted by VanHalenRules View Post
    Well, since it's only for '69, that leaves out Jesus Christ Superstar.

    EDIT: Hair? Don't know that I'd call that a Rock Opera.
    That's what *I* said! Sheesh. I have no idea where she got that info.

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    It's also wrong. "Hair" premiered in 1967. And it wasn't a rock opera, it was a musical.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post
    It's also wrong. "Hair" premiered in 1967. And it wasn't a rock opera, it was a musical.
    I am with you!
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    Hair was definately a musical...a damn fine one

 

 

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