[Ans] Which of these is a title of a 1983 hit for Eddy Grant, and not a property on a classic Monopoly board?

Which of these is a title of a 1983 hit for Eddy Grant, and not a property on a classic Monopoly board?– “Electric Avenue” is a song written and recorded by British singer Eddy Grant. In the United States, with the help of the MTV video he shot for it, it was one of the biggest hits of 1983. The song’s title refers to Electric Avenue in the south London district of Brixton which was the first market street to be lit by electricity. At the beginning of the 1980s, tensions over unemployment, racism and poverty culminated in the street events now known as the 1981 Brixton riot. Grant, horrified and enraged, wrote the song in response to these events.

Which of these is a title of a 1983 hit for Eddy Grant, and not a property on a classic Monopoly board?

  • Baltic Avenue
  • Atlantic Avenue
  • Pacific Avenue
  • Electric Avenue

The correct Answer is Electric Avenue

Monopoly is derived from The Landlord’s Game created by Lizzie Magie in the United States in 1903 as a way to demonstrate that an economy that rewards individuals is better than one where monopolies hold all the wealth, and to promote the economic theories of Henry George—in particular his ideas about taxation. The Landlord’s Game had two sets of rules originally.

Which of these is a title of a 1983 hit for Eddy Grant, and not a property on a classic Monopoly board?

“Electric Avenue” is a song written and recorded by British singer Eddy Grant. In the United States, with the help of the MTV video he shot for it, it was one of the biggest hits of 1983. The song’s title refers to Electric Avenue in the south London district of Brixton which was the first market street to be lit by electricity. At the beginning of the 1980s, tensions over unemployment, racism and poverty culminated in the street events now known as the 1981 Brixton riot. Grant, horrified and enraged, wrote the song in response to these events.

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