publication date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 (part of Winter 2020)

category: Music

clue: He's from Maryland, not the state he's named for, and his hit single is about another woman, not the one that the Police hit is about.

explanation: Zervas scored a hit in 2019 with "Roxanne." more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, and Erik Bates


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