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KTXS Abilene
15 memorable game show hosts"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel
15 memorable game show hosts
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel ever since. Dick Clark -- Best known for "American Bandstand," Clark became the first host of "The $10,000 Pyramid" in 1973 before retiring from the popular program in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
15 memorable game show hosts"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel
15 memorable game show hosts
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel ever since. Dick Clark -- Best known for "American Bandstand," Clark became the first host of "The $10,000 Pyramid" in 1973 before retiring from the popular program in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
15 memorable game show hosts"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel
15 memorable game show hosts
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel ever since. Dick Clark -- Best known for "American Bandstand," Clark became the first host of "The $10,000 Pyramid" in 1973 before retiring from the popular program in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
15 memorable game show hosts"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel
15 memorable game show hosts
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
"Wheel of Fortune" in 1982, and has been telling contestants to spin that wheel ever since. Dick Clark -- Best known for "American Bandstand," Clark became the first host of "The $10,000 Pyramid" in 1973 before retiring from the popular program in... Read more
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MLive.com
The dance show that changed Detroit musicperformances, the hottest new records, and the latest dance moves. "The Scene"
The dance show that changed Detroit music
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
performances, the hottest new records, and the latest dance moves. "The Scene" was Detroit's answer to "Soul Train" and "American Bandstand," and hosts Nat Morris and Ray Henderson broke new hits and made local celebrities out of their... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Sagnaw Co. Crime Stoppers present Little Peggy March on Jan. 29 | January 16, 2011She had her first number one hit, “I Will Follow Him” when she was just 15. She
Sagnaw Co. Crime Stoppers present Little Peggy March on Jan. 29 | January 16, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
She had her first number one hit, “I Will Follow Him” when she was just 15. She appeared frequently on Dick Clark's American Bandstand, which was produced in Philadelphia. Make plans now to join friends and neighbors for many of the... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
D&E Briefs | January 23, 2011She had her first number one hit, “I Will Follow Him” when she was just 15. She
D&E Briefs | January 23, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
She had her first number one hit, “I Will Follow Him” when she was just 15. She appeared frequently on Dick Clark's American Bandstand, which was produced in Philadelphia. Make plans now to join friends and neighbors for many of the greatest... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Crime Stoppers present Peggy March for Jan. 29 rock-n-roll concert | December 12, 2010on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011 at 7 p.m. at Nouvel Catholic Central High School. M
Crime Stoppers present Peggy March for Jan. 29 rock-n-roll concert | December 12, 2010
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011 at 7 p.m. at Nouvel Catholic Central High School. March was a teenage singing sensation on American Bandstand, and recorded the blockbuster number one hit I Will FollowHim when she was only 15. She will be singing... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Branson’s “Falltastic Show Spree” Passes On Sale Now - 9 th Annual Event Kicking off Fall Season Branson MO – (Tuesday July 19 2016) – From September 5 through September 12 2016 Branson Missouri’s Falltastic Show Spree offers visitors th...live shows you can currently enjoy in Branson,” says Jeannie Horton, General Ma
Branson’s “Falltastic Show Spree” Passes On Sale Now - 9 th Annual Event Kicking off Fall Season Branson MO – (Tuesday July 19 2016) – From September 5 through September 12 2016 Branson Missouri’s Falltastic Show Spree offers visitors th...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
live shows you can currently enjoy in Branson,” says Jeannie Horton, General Manager of Legends In Concert at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater and Board of Directors Member of the Branson Show League. “This special preview week will whet... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Fundraising allows classmates to attend Girard reunion freeWe wanted to give them the opportunity to attend,'' Brady said. Brady said the
Fundraising allows classmates to attend Girard reunion free
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
We wanted to give them the opportunity to attend,'' Brady said. Brady said the reunion had a 1960s theme with dinner and American Bandstand. She said a committee met 10 years ago to plan for ways to raise monies to cover reunion costs.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 6on Cuba, which is still in place today. 1960: Chubby Checker performs "The Twi
August 6
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
on Cuba, which is still in place today. 1960: Chubby Checker performs "The Twist" on American TV for the first time on "American Bandstand." 1959: Screenwriter and director Preston Sturges, best known for movies such as "The Great McGinty,"... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 6on Cuba, which is still in place today. 1960: Chubby Checker performs "The Twi
August 6
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
on Cuba, which is still in place today. 1960: Chubby Checker performs "The Twist" on American TV for the first time on "American Bandstand." 1959: Screenwriter and director Preston Sturges, best known for movies such as "The Great McGinty,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Notable pictures taken on this day, Aug. 5Entertainer and former host, Dick Clark, left, chats with an unidentified perso
Notable pictures taken on this day, Aug. 5
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Entertainer and former host, Dick Clark, left, chats with an unidentified person at the original American Bandstand studio in Philadelphia Tuesday, Aug. 5, 1997, on the 40th anniversary of the television show. Scholars say the show was a prime factor... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 5, 2016began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panm
This day in history, Aug. 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. In 1957, the teenage dance show "American Bandstand," hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. In 1962, actress Marilyn Monroe, 36, was found... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 5"Bandstand," which had run locally in Philadelphia since September 1952, goes n
August 5
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
"Bandstand," which had run locally in Philadelphia since September 1952, goes nationwide, debuting on ABC as the renamed "American Bandstand." Hosted by Dick Clark from 1956 until shortly before it ended, the show would run until 1989. 1956:... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 5"Bandstand," which had run locally in Philadelphia since September 1952, goes n
August 5
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
"Bandstand," which had run locally in Philadelphia since September 1952, goes nationwide, debuting on ABC as the renamed "American Bandstand." Hosted by Dick Clark from 1956 until shortly before it ended, the show would run until 1989. 1956:... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacbegan as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panm
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. In 1957, the teenage dance show "American Bandstand," hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. In 1962, actress Marilyn Monroe, 36, was found... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historybegan as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panm
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. In 1957, the teenage dance show "American Bandstand," hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. In 1962, actress Marilyn Monroe, 36, was found... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historythe 200-meter dash at the Berlin Olympics, collecting the third of his four gol
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
the 200-meter dash at the Berlin Olympics, collecting the third of his four gold medals. In 1957, the teenage dance show ‘‘American Bandstand,’’ hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. In 1962, actress Marilyn Monroe, 36, was found... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historybegan as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panm
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. In 1957, the teenage dance show "American Bandstand," hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. In 1962, actress Marilyn Monroe, 36, was found... Read more
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The Morning Call
Win tickets to see Run-DMC at Musikfest in our 'It's Tricky' contest“Tougher Than Leather,” also sold platinum. The group was so influential that
Win tickets to see Run-DMC at Musikfest in our 'It's Tricky' contest
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
“Tougher Than Leather,” also sold platinum. The group was so influential that it was the second rap act to appear on “American Bandstand” and first on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, and in 1985 was the only hip hop act to perform at the... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
A Look Back in History:including the first edition of the Saturday Evening Post, Lucille Ball was born
A Look Back in History:
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
including the first edition of the Saturday Evening Post, Lucille Ball was born 104 years ago, Anne Frank and World War II, American Bandstand debuts, Nixon resigns, the Cubs turn on the lights and more. Visit wgnplus.com for blogs, podcasts and... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Cheap Thrills' Is the Rightful Song of the Summerchildlike sprite. Both clips for “Cheap Thrills” offer lovely depictions of tha
'Cheap Thrills' Is the Rightful Song of the Summer
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
childlike sprite. Both clips for “Cheap Thrills” offer lovely depictions of that idea. The Sean Paul version imagines an American Bandstand-style dance show’s participants having their minds blown by faceless, Sia-bobbed ballroom pros. The other... Read more
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Orange County Register
Duran Duran keeps things freshthe Buzzcocks might be playing for a few hundred people in a dingy club one mon
Duran Duran keeps things fresh
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
the Buzzcocks might be playing for a few hundred people in a dingy club one month and be featured on “Top Of The Pops” or “American Bandstand” the next, he says. “Where in the mid-’70s the path to success was like, ‘Oh my God, we’ve got to pay our... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Wider questions on Big 12 bid, DNC beginning, policing newsis one of them. So, with the DNC in Philly, let’s make this Philadelphia Music
Wider questions on Big 12 bid, DNC beginning, policing news
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted a month ago
is one of them. So, with the DNC in Philly, let’s make this Philadelphia Music Week at the 9:01. Philly gave birth to “American Bandstand” and was a key doo-wop town. Those two things collide here, with Philly vocal group the Silhouettes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazz
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazzy Jeff. It was also the original site of "American Bandstand," the hit-making TV show hosted by native son Dick Clark. But it was two local songwriters and producers,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
'Farther on up the road'Mafioso” Morris Levy and, before long, he was a familiar TV personality, making
'Farther on up the road'
Arkansas Times / Posted 1 months ago
Mafioso” Morris Levy and, before long, he was a familiar TV personality, making appearances on “The Ed Sullivan Show” and “American Bandstand.” He also recorded two hit singles for Roulette: “40 Days” and “Mary Lou,” the latter selling a reported... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazz
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazzy Jeff. It was also the original site of "American Bandstand," the hit-making TV show hosted by native son Dick Clark. But it was two local songwriters and producers,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazz
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazzy Jeff. It was also the original site of "American Bandstand," the hit-making TV show hosted by native son Dick Clark. But it was two local songwriters and producers,... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazz
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazzy Jeff. It was also the original site of “American Bandstand,” the hit-making TV show hosted by native son Dick Clark. But it was two local songwriters and producers,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazz
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
& Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will Smith) and his DJ, Jazzy Jeff. It was also the original site of "American Bandstand," the hit-making TV show hosted by native son Dick Clark. But it was two local songwriters and producers,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Poncho Sanchez to open new JAS Café venue at Aspen Cooking Schoolbeen in this thing — before they even called salsa ‘salsa.’” His taste formed
Poncho Sanchez to open new JAS Café venue at Aspen Cooking School
The Aspen Times / Posted 1 months ago
been in this thing — before they even called salsa ‘salsa.’” His taste formed around those Latin rhythms, pop music and “American Bandstand.” While he’s won Grammys and acclaim for his skills as a drummer, he started out, as a sixth grader,... Read more
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Philly.com
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNCChecker. The Hank Ballard written song that became a massive dance craze hit in
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
Checker. The Hank Ballard written song that became a massive dance craze hit in 1960, the biggest success story from the American Bandstand teen idol age of Philly pop that also produced Fabian, Frankie Avalon and Bobby Rydell. 6. “Oh Dem Golden... Read more
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Billboard
Watch The Hollows Imitate 'American Bandstand' In 'Mountains to the Sea' VideoBrooklyn natives The Hollows took a page from American Bandstand in their new v
Watch The Hollows Imitate 'American Bandstand' In 'Mountains to the Sea' Video
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
Brooklyn natives The Hollows took a page from American Bandstand in their new video for “Mountains to the Sea” which is exclusively premiering today (July 21) on Billboard. The video mixes images of the band, pops of color, out of the ordinary... Read more

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