NBA 2K23: All known trivia question answers for Ben and Marvin at Erick’s Vinyl’s in The City

Back to the record store.

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NBA 2K22’s version of The City saw the introduction of the vinyl store and NPC character Marvin. At Marvin’s store, players needed to enter it, answer a few music-related questions, and get each one right for a daily VC bonus. NBA 2K23 is now out, and Marvin is back. Users can get a bonus for 2K23 just for getting questions right, and here’s what you need to know about the music shop, and answers.

Related: NBA 2K23: Where can Daily Rewards be claimed in The City & MyCareer?

But first, let’s go over the area where you can find Ben and Marvin on the map:

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You will need to progress in the “It’s a Cole World” quest to unlock this store and the daily bonus.

Now, here are the trivia answers, along with questions:

Trivia #1

  • “Truth Hurts” was a number one smash for which artist?: Lizzo
  • Which group of rock royalty insists that they will rock you?: Queen
  • In their hit 1992 track, what did Pete Rock and CL Smooth “do over you”?: They Reminsce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)

Trivia #2

  • Which rapper won the NBA Celebrity Game MVP in 2018?: Quavo
  • Kendrick Lamar was featured on which Taylor Swift single?: Bad Blood
  • Which song by Missy Elliott featured the lyric “Ti esrever dna ti pilf”?: Work It

Trivia #3

  • In the popular comedy “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” what was the name of the character played by Will Smith?: Will Smith
  • Rapper Childish Gambino was a co-star in which television series?: Community
  • Which Diana Ross classic was sampled on the seminal “Mo Money Mo Problems” by one Notorious B.I.G.?: I’m Coming Out

Trivia #4

  • Eminem
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Queen Latifah

Trivia #5

  • Lauryn Hill was a part of what group?: Fugees
  • Flava Flav attempted to find love on which reality show?: Flavor of Love
  • D.O.C. opened up “It’s Funky Enough” by asking what question?: Y’all ready for this?

Trivia #6

  • “You Right” is a collaboration between Doja Cat and?: The Weeknd
  • Who did the Lakers beat in Ice Cube’s “Today was Good Day”?: Sonics
  • Lou Reed, John Cale, Sterling Morrison, and Moe Tucker were known as?: The Velvet Underground

Trivia #7

  • What was it that Warren G and Nate Dogg had to do?: Regulate
  • A Tribe Called Quest, De Soul, and the Jungle Brothers were known as what?: Native Tongues
  • What band’s album was named after Madame Butterfly?: Weezer

Trivia #8

  • According to Run DMC, while Peter Piper picked peppers, Run did what?: Rocked A Rhyme
  • Which rock band artist had a brother who was also a part of his band?: Eddie Van Halen
  • Kim Gordon provided vocals and bass for which band?: Sonic Youth

Trivia #9

  • Cash Rules Everything Around Me
  • Gloria Jones
  • The Mothers of Invention

Trivia #10

  • What was Louis Armstrong’s nickname?: Satchmo
  • How old was Stevie Wonder when he landed his first Billboard Top 100 hit?: 13
  • Paul Desmond composed which standard made famous by the Dave Brubeck quartet?: Take Five

Trivia #11

  • The single “Jumpman” was named after?: Michael Jordan
  • Navadius Willburn is known by what moniker?: Future
  • Who collaborated on the 1984 song “Unity”?: Afrika Bambaataa and James Brown

As of now, we are still collecting info and thus, this guide is a work in progress. We will update it to reflect future info.