The American Rock Band "Linkin Park" was formed in California in 1996, and rose to become an internationally highly acclaimed group with their debut album in 2000. Take our "Ultimate Linkin Park Quiz" to test your knowledge of the band, then challenge your friends.
Released in 2000, what was the name of Linkin Park's first album?
Hybrid Theory was the debut studio album by Linkin Park and was released in October 2000 on Warner Bros. Records. The album was a huge commercial success with sales of over eleven million units in the United States alone as of 2017, peaking at number two on the US Billboard 200.
Which High School did the founding members of Linkin Park attend?
The founding members of Linkin Park, Mike Shinoda, Rob Bourdon, and Brad Delson all attended Agoura High School in Agoura Hills, California. After graduating from high school, the three began to take their musical careers more seriously by recruiting Joe Hahn, Dave Farrell, and Mark Wakefield to perform in their band which was then called Xero.
What was the name of the band Chester Bennington was in before joining Linkin Park?
Grey Daze, a post-grunge band from Phoenix, Arizona formed by Chester Bennington and Sean Dowdell. The band recorded three albums; Demo in 1993, Wake/Me in 1994, and ...no sun today in 1997. Chester Bennington left Grey Daze in 1998.
"I'm tired of being what you want me to be Feeling so faithless, lost under the surface" is the opening lines from which Linkin Park song?
"Numb" was released as the third single from their second studio album, Meteora (2003), and is the thirteenth and final track on the album. It is one of Linkin Park's most well-known and critically acclaimed songs, topping the Billboard Alternative Songs chart for 12 weeks.
What was Linkin Park's first single release from their album "Hybrid Theory"?
One Step Closer" was the debut single by Linkin Park and was the second track of their debut album, Hybrid Theory. The song was featured on the soundtrack to the 2000 film "Dracula 2000".
"Memories consume Like opening the wound" is the opening lines from which song?
Breaking the Habit" was the ninth track from their second studio album Meteora and was released as the fifth and final single from the album. It also became the fifth consecutive single from Meteora to reach #1 on the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart.
What was the name of Linkin Park's 4th Album?
"A Thousand Suns" was the fourth studio album by Linkin Park and was released on September 8, 2010, by Warner Bros. Records. It was described as a concept album dealing with human fears such as nuclear warfare.
Which Linkin Park song featured guest vocals from the American singer Kiiara?
"Heavy" is a song featuring guest vocals from American singer Kiiara. It was the first single from their seventh studio album, One More Light. It was the Linkin Park's last single to released during Bennington's lifetime.
What instruments does Joe Hahn play in the band?
Within Linkin Park, Joe Hahn is the DJ, director, and visual artist. In addition, Along with Mike Shinoda he is also responsible for most of Linkin Park's album artwork.
Which Linkin Park member was an extra in a "Bill & Ted film"?
Before Linkin Park hit the big time with their Hybrid Theory album, guitarist Brad Delson appeared as an extra in the second Bill and Ted film - "Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey".