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Published:September 15th, 2008 14:30 EST
The Best of American Bandstand: September 15

The Best of American Bandstand: September 15

By Garrett Godwin

We`re goin` hoppin (hop!)
We`re goin` hoppin` today
Where things are poppin` (pop!) the Philadelphia way
We`re gonna drop (drop!) in on all the music they play
On the Bandstand
                        -Barry Manilow

Hello, there!

Welcome to American Bandstand, where on this day of September 15 in 1959, Duane Eddy performed "Some Kinda Earthquake" and "First Love, First Tears".

And on September 15, 1984, the lovely and future Miss Janet "Nasty" Jackson returned for her second Bandstand appearance singing "Don`t Stand Another Chance" and the title track from her second album, Dream Street. 

The R&B/funk group Lakeside also came back on Bandstand to perform "Make My Day".  And in the Video Showcase, Lindsay Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac is on his own with the Top 40 hit, "Go Insane".

And that is all the time we have here, so thank you joining me here.  For now, Garrett Godwin, so long, and I`ll see you next time on AMERICAN .....