This site is not endorsed by or associated with dick clark productions, inc. On all the music they play On the Bandstand.! I knew all their names. I knew when couples broke up. I imitated all the dance steps, sometimes with the refrigerator door as a partner.
American Bandstand is an American music-performance and dance television program that aired in various versions from to ,  and was hosted from until its final season by Dick Clark , who also served as the program's producer. It featured teenagers dancing to Top 40 music introduced by Clark; at least one popular musical act—over the decades, running the gamut from Jerry Lee Lewis to Run—D. Freddy Cannon holds the record for most appearances, at The show's popularity helped Dick Clark become an American media mogul and inspired similar long-running music programs, such as Soul Train and Top of the Pops. Clark eventually assumed ownership of the program through his Dick Clark Productions company.
It's easy to see why this theater is often filled to capacity when you look at the acts performing at Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater. Each of the shows represents a distinct time period in musical history. The shows feature a foundation of music that defined generations, and inspired others since its beginning.