Soul What? Soul Train: The 40th Anniversary of the First National Airing of “Soul Train”

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It is on October 2nd, a Saturday afternoon forty years ago, a new television dance show entitled “Soul Train” hit the airwaves nationally in four markets (Los Angeles on channel 5 at 1:30PM; Birmingham, AL on channel 6 at 11:30PM; Atlanta on channel 5 at 2:30PM; and Philadelphia on channel 48 at 4PM). Hard to believe that it has been 40 years since then. Check out Gladys Knight and the Pips performing on the first episode.

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  1. Pingback: Saturday Night Music, October 3, 2009: Soul Train Dance Line Gigging to Earth, Wind and Fire’s “Mighty, Mighty,” 1975 « This Black Sista's Page

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