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Red Hot Chili Peppers Trivia Questions and Answers

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Trivia Questions and Answers

Who are the Red Hot Chili Peppers?
A: They are an American funk rock band.

Where was the band formed?
A: In Los Angeles.

In what year was the band formed?
A: In 1983.

The group's musical style primarily consists of what?
A: Rock with an emphasis on funk.

Currently, 2014, the band consists of whom?
A: Founding members Anthony Kiedis, Michael "Flea" Balzary, Chad Smith, and Josh Klinghoffer, who joined in late 2009.

Red Hot Chili Peppers have won how many Grammy Awards?
A: Seven.

They have become one of the best-selling bands of all time, selling how many records worldwide?
A: Over 80 million.

 

In what year were they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
A: In 2012.

The band's original line-up featured who?
A: Guitarist Hillel Slovak and drummer Jack Irons, alongside Kiedis and Flea.

Because of commitments to other bands, Slovak and Irons did not play on the band's what?
A: Debut album.

Who was the drummer for the first two records?
A: Cliff Martinez.

The line-up of Flea, Kiedis, Frusciante and Smith was the longest-lasting, and recorded how many studio albums starting with 1989's Mother's Milk?
A: Five.

In 1990, the group signed with what record company?
A: Warner Bros. Records.

The group recorded what album under producer Rick Rubin?
A: The album Blood Sugar Sex Magik (1991).

 

The album became the band's what?
A: First commercial success.

Frusciante, fresh out of drug rehabilitation, rejoined the band that same year at whose request?
A: Flea's.

The reunited quartet returned to the studio to record Californication (1999), which became the band's biggest what?
A: Commercial success with 16 million copies worldwide.

That album was followed three years later by what album?
A:  By the Way (2002.

What was the name of their first number one album in America?
A: Stadium Arcadium (2006).

After a world tour, the group went on an extended what?
A: Hiatus.

Frusciante announced he was amicably leaving the band in 2009 to focus on his what?
A: Solo career.

 

Josh Klinghoffer, joined the band as what?
A: Lead guitarist.

The band spent the next year and a half recording their tenth what?
A: Studio album, I'm with You.

When was I’m with You released?
A: In 2011.

The album topped the charts in 18 different countries and included a world tour which lasted until when?
A: April 2013.

The band made an appearance with Bruno Mars as a part of the halftime performance at what event?
A: Super Bowl XLVIII, a performance that was viewed by a record 115.3 million viewers.

The band will start recording their eleventh studio album when?
A:In December 2014.