Dick Clark

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Dick Clark, This Is Your Life

At the young age of 30, television disc jockey Dick Clark was in his second year of officially hosting American Bandstand and was known for being a spokesman for American teenagers.  This title got Clark […]

04/18/2012

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Remembering Dick Clark: Memorable Moments On ‘American Bandstand’

As we remember the legacy of TV host, producer, and music pioneer Dick Clark after the sad news of his death Wednesday afternoon, we’re taking a look back at some of the most memorable music […]

04/18/2012

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Dick Clark Passes Away At 82

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Dick Clark died Wednesday after suffering a massive heart attack. “Entertainment Icon Dick Clark passed away this morning (Wednesday) at the age of 82 following a massive heart attack it was […]

04/18/2012

Come On, Baby! We’re Still Doing The Twist

We all know it and we’ve all swiveled our hips low to the floor while hearing [lastfm]Chubby Checker[/lastfm]‘s memorable dance-a-long “Let’s Do The Twist.” Even 50 years later, Chubby is still sparking up fans’ whirling […]

07/09/2010

“Bandstand” and Dick Clark to be Honored

Barry Manilow and Cher will take part in the big celebration next month, honoring American Bandstand and its iconic host, Dick Clark.

05/28/2010

Exclusive Interview with Rolling Stone Journalist Scott Brion

Today Scott Brion, a journalist for the popular magazine Rolling Stone, was aired during the 8 am hour. Brion spoke of a legendary TAMI concert that is set to be released on DVD. TAMI stands for […]

03/23/2010

A Motown First

On this day in 1961, [lastfm]The Miracles[/lastfm] became the FIRST MOTOWN act to perform on Dick Clark’s “American Bandstand,” a daily half-hour rock music/dance show on ABC-TV. Popular with both teens and young adults, after […]

02/27/2010

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