Celebrate 70 years of the Official Singles Chart with The Official Charts' Music Quiz Book

Featuring a foreword by BBC Radio 1's Jack Saunders, The Official Charts' Music Quiz Book is available to pre-order now.

The Official Charts Company is pleased to announce The Official Charts' Music Quiz Book, in partnership with Michael O'Mara Books.

The Official Charts’ Music Quiz Book: Put Your Chart Music Knowledge to the Test! by Lee Thompson is compiled using the Official Charts Company’s definitive music database and will test readers’ knowledge of seven decades of music history, from the most successful artists of all time to one-hit wonders and everything in between.

Featuring a foreword by BBC Radio 1's Jack Saunders - the new host of BBC Radio 1's Official Chart Show - the book contains hundreds of quizzes dedicated to specific genres, artists, Christmas Number 1s and more, and is packed with challenges for pop music lovers and chart nerds alike.

Martin Talbot, Chief Executive of Official Charts, said, "Over seven decades, the Official Singles Chart has been an endless source of trivia and fun facts, so we are delighted to mark the 70th anniversary with this fantastic quiz book, part of a new partnership with Michael O’Mara Books. There is no doubt that this quiz book (including questions set by quizmaster extraordinaire Lee Thompson) will help music and chart lovers while away hours upon hours this autumn.”

Ross Hamilton, Commissioning Editor at Michael O’Mara Books, commented, “The Official Charts have been synonymous with British pop culture for 70 years, and we’re delighted to help celebrate this incredible milestone with their first official music quiz book.”

The Official Charts' Music Quiz Book: Put Your Chart Music Knowledge to the Test! by Lee Thompson will publish on October 27 2022.

Pre-order your copy of The Official Charts Music Quiz Book here.

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