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MipTV: Soccer Star Hernan Crespo Helps Launch ‘The Football Show’

Retired Argentinian soccer star Hernan Crespo was in Cannes on Sunday to promote “The Soccer Show” at MipTV. The sales arm of Dick Clark Productions is handling the show’s distribution and international launch. 319 more words


Lionel Richie Talks Influences, Legacy and Coming to Terms With Having 'Never Been Hip'

He had us at “Hello,” and we never can say goodbye to Lionel Richie. He was an American idol almost four decades before the show of that name thought to have him on as a judge for the reboot, which premieres March 11 on ABC. 1,900 more words


Breaking News: Chubby Checker Slightly Overweight But Not "Chubby"

Washington, D.C.

In a stunning announcement, Dr. Rudolph Rowbottom of the National Institute of Health (NIH), has shocked the music world and exploded a decades-old myth shattering the common knowledge concerning the pop star, Chubby Checker. 560 more words


Today in Madonna History: January 14, 1984

On January 14 1984, Madonna made her North American network television debut, performing Holiday on ABC-TV’s American Bandstand – hosted by Dick Clark.

Dick Clark asked Madonna, “What do you hope will happen, not only in 1984 but for the rest of your professional life? 14 more words


song of the day Barry Manilow Bandstand Boogie

this song was the theme

song for American bandstand

the Old Dick Clark show.

Bandstand was on for a really long time.

this song had a pop swing feel to it… 51 more words


Dick Clark’s (not) Rockin’ New Year’s Eve

The best reason to get out of the house on New Year’s Eve was to avoid listening to Ryan Seacrest. Watching him host what used to be Dick Clark’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve with the sound off, and only looking at the screen at 11:59:30 pm, was slightly less painful. 437 more words



Today is January 1st, my annual day of reflection. It usually takes only a minute or so of shallow thought. I don’t even sit in my thinking chair. 498 more words