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Published:September 20th, 2008 00:20 EST
The Best of American Bandstand: September 19

The Best of American Bandstand: September 19

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
Bandstand
                        - Barry Manilow

 

Hi, how are you?  Welcome to American Bandstand, where on this day of September 19 in the year 1961, Troy Shondell came on the show "This Time".  Then, in 1962, Brian Hyland gave kept the girls on Bandstand "Warmed Over Kisses (Left Over Love)."  Next, in 1964, Ray Petersen performed "Oh No! along with The Superbs with "Baby Baby All The Time".

In 1970, Bobby Bloom took everyone on Bandstand to "Montego Bay", while a "mini-midi" fashion show took place there.

And in 1981, a video from the Jackson`s appeared on Bandstand, so "Can You Feel It?"  Here it is:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9malySv1bE&feature=related

And it happened on this day of September on AMERICAN ....

BANDSTAND!

For now, Garrett Godwin, so long!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTgx1Q6aAyg&feature=related