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TV Advert Jingles Quiz

Looking for the next round for your pub quiz? Introducing our TV quiz about the best TV advert jingles and soundtracks. 

Think you know the most iconic songs from TV adverts? We’ve put together 20 questions all about the most famous TV adverts. Answers are below, ready for your next quiz!

Part 1 – Famous Songs

  1. Which soft drink brand is famously associated with the jingle “I’d like to teach the world to sing”?
  2. Which chocolate brand created the now iconic Gorilla advert set to Phil Collins’ In the Air Tonight?
  3. Name the British band who originally released Somewhere Only We Know, covered by Lily Allen for the 2013 John Lewis advert.
  4. Which classic Elton John song was covered by Ellie Goulding for the 2010 edition of the John Lewis christmas advert?
  5. Which British band released (and performed) their song Viva La Vida for an Apple ad campaign in 2008?

Part 2 – Fill in the blanks

Complete these famous jingles.

  1. Autoglass repair, Autoglass _______
  2. Washing machines live longer with ______
  3. Hastings Direct: 0800 00 ____
  4. Just one ________, give it to me
  5. We buy any ___ dot com
  6. I’m ______ it!
  7. Have a _____, have a ______
  8. I feel like Chicken _______
  9. Did somebody say ____ Eat?
  10. A ____ a day helps you work, rest and play.

Part 3 – Name the brand

  1. Which car manufacturer used the jingle “Zoom, zoom, zoom” in their adverts?
  2. Whose advert uses ‘Someone’s Knocking at the Door’?
  3. Wynne Evans is well known as which brand’s (famously annoying) mascot?
  4. Which yoghurt brand featured Nina Simone’s “Ain’t Got No, I Got Life” in their advert?
  5. ‘Here Come the Girls’ was featured in the background of which high street brand’s ad in 2007?

Quiz Answers

Find the answers to the questions below. We recommend allowing one point for each answer. Feel free to add in any bonus questions and answers you can think of – we’ve suggested a few below.

Part 1 – Famous Songs

  1. Coca Cola
  2. Cadburys (Possible bonus – Dairy Milk campaign)
  3. Keane
  4. Your Song
  5. Coldplay

Part 2 – Fill in the Blanks

  1. Replace
  2. Calgon
  3. 1066
  4. Cornetto
  5. Car
  6. Lovin’
  7. Break, KitKat
  8. Tonight
  9. Just
  10. Mars

Part 3 – General jingle trivia

  1. Mazda
  2. Postcode Lottery
  3. Go Compare
  4. Muller Light
  5. Boots


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