FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train ‘Standing on the Top’ Temptations

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its firstContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train ‘Standing on the Top’ Temptations”

FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘Get Down Saturday Night’ Oliver Cheatam

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its firstContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘Get Down Saturday Night’ Oliver Cheatam”

FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘What Have You Done For Me Lately’ Janet Jackson

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its firstContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘What Have You Done For Me Lately’ Janet Jackson”

FCS Daily Music Video – ‘The Second Time Around’ Shalamar (1980)

Shalamar  is a Grammy nominated American R&B and soul music vocal group active since the late 1970s and throughout the 1980s. Shalamar’s classic line-up on the SOLAR label consisted of Howard Hewett, Jody Watley, and Jeffrey Daniel. It was originally a disco-driven vehicle created by Soul Train booking agent Dick Griffey and show creator and producer Don Cornelius. They went on to be an influential dancetrio, masterminded by Cornelius. As noted in the British HitContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘The Second Time Around’ Shalamar (1980)”

FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘Which Way Is Up’ Stargard

Soul Train is an American music-dance television program which aired from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006. In its 35-year history, the show primarily featured performances by R&B, soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists also appeared. The series was created by Don Cornelius, who also served as its firstContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – Soul Train Line ‘Which Way Is Up’ Stargard”

FCS Music Video – ‘I Love the Nightlife’ Alicia Bridges (1978)

Born in Charlotte, North Carolina and raised in the small Cleveland County town of Lawndale, Alicia Bridges sang from a very young age, learning to play guitar at the age of 10. At the age of 12 she had her own radio program: The Alicia Bridges Show, broadcast every Saturday on station WADA in Shelby, North Carolina. Occasionally she would sing on the showContinue reading “FCS Music Video – ‘I Love the Nightlife’ Alicia Bridges (1978)”

Flashback- ‘We Are Family’ Sister Sledge (1979)

Sister Sledge is an American musical vocal group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Formed in 1971, the group consisted of sisters Debbie, Joni, Kim, and Kathy Sledge. The siblings achieved international success at the height of the disco era.  Lyrics at end We are familyI got all my sisters with meWe are familyGet up everybody and sing We are familyI got all my sistersContinue reading “Flashback- ‘We Are Family’ Sister Sledge (1979)”

Flashback – ‘Disco Duck’ Rick Dees and his Cast of Idiots

Here at FCS we encourage all things whacky. Clever whacky. For this reason we were thrilled when Rick and his cast of idiots knocked on our door and asked if they could perform for us. Here’s Rick and his idiotic team on American Bandstand in the early 90’s Take it away Rick…… In keeping withContinue reading “Flashback – ‘Disco Duck’ Rick Dees and his Cast of Idiots”