All American Heroes

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19741102Also on VHF Carole King

' It's the dream of every New York kid to either write or sing a hit song.'

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

19741109"

Also on VHF

Stevie Wonder

' There was this 12-year-old kid who could play the harmonica, control a concert audience and sing - he was blind too.'

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Producer STUART GRUNDY"

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19741116Also on VHF

Roy Orbison

' When he hit high notes it sounded like the human equivalent of a prairie wolf howling at the moon. Women swooned and men gasped in amazement.'

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

19741123"

Also on VHF

Aretha Franklin

- When she sang, she sang like a mature woman. She had lived more than most people live in a lifetime.'

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI '

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Producer STUART GRUNDY"

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19741130Also on VHF

Neil Diamond

' A man who has written and performed some of the most moving and some of the most banal songs of the 70s.

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer stuart grundy

19741207"

Also on VHF

The Everly Brothers

The most successful duo of all time - most of their sales were registered more than ten years ago yet their name still brings excitement.',

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

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Producer STUART GRUNDY"

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19741214Also on VHF

Marvin Gaye

' Has had more hit records than any other Motown artist.' Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

19741221Also on VHF

Bob Dylan

' His influence on pop music in America was greater than that of any other artist performing In the 60s.'

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

19750104Aho on VHF

Elvis

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

Elvis in King Creole: Sun BBC2

19750111Al.io on VHF

Diana Ross and the Supremes DIANA says:

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer STUART GRUNDY

19750118Also on VHF Johnny Cash

Series written and presented by PAUL GAMBACCINI

Producer MALCOLM BROWN

19750125Also on VHF

Gene Pitney

Series written and presented by PAUL CAMBACCINI

Producer MALCOLM BROWN