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Elvis Presley’s reworking of Chuck Berry’s song “Promised Land” tells of a cross-country journey by bus, train and plane. 88.  From which city did the singer/narrator begin his journey? (a: 205) 89.  Where did, “the Hound broke down”? (Greyhound bus) (a: 205) 90.  What city was referred to as “The Promised Land”? (a: 205) Speaking of Chuck Berry… In his hit “Sweet Little Sixteen” he mentions seven cities. 91.  Name the city that is only mentioned once. (a: 206) 92.  What Beach Boys hit was inspired by “Sweet Little Sixteen”? (a: 206) Another Berry classic “Back in the U.S.A.” begat a Beatles’ song. 93.  What was the Beatles song it inspired? (a: 207) Appropriately enough, the B-Side of “Back in the U.S.A.” contained a song with the name of a U.S. city. 94.  What was the city? (a: 207) 95.  In Bruce Springsteen’s song “Born in the U.S.A.” how many American cities are mentioned? (a: 207) 96.  What continent was immortalized in the oft-played music video and megahit for the band Toto? (a: 208) 97.  Glen Campbell scored a hit in 1968 with the haunting

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