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Pan’s People – Everything’s Tuesday

Top of the Pops, 25 February 1971: Pan’s People dance to Everything’s Tuesday by Chairman of the Board. From the old blog, Friday, 29 April 2011 Here’s another clip I found on YouTube a while ago: Pan’s People dancing to Chairman of the Board’s Everything’s Tuesday. Thanks to katy miss queenie, who sent me a […]

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Legs & Co – Saturday Nite

Top of the Pops 24/02/1977: Legs & Co dance to Saturday Nite by Earth Wind and Fire. These individually-coloured dresses do seem a little too skimpy: perhaps they shrunk in the wash? Thanks to Andeebee for the Dailymotion post.

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Legs & Co. – All Right Now

Top of the Pops 23 February 1978: Legs & Co. dance to reissued hit All Right Now by Free. Thanks to Andeebee for the youtube post. From the old blog, Friday, 22 May 2009: Dave Lee Travis introduces Legs & Co. dancing to Free’s All Right Now. Gymslips! Gill seems to have lost her belt. […]

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Pan’s People – HB Rovals Advert

Nothing exciting seems to have happened on 20 February in TOTP history, I’m afraid. So instead, here’s a gem uncovered by forum regular Mikey, over on the Irish Film Institute’s site. Pan’s People dancing in smashing silver go-go boots in an advert for HB Rovals These chopcolates seem identical to the Macintosh’s Rolos I was […]

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Legs & Co. – Once In A Lifetime

Legs & Co. dance to Talking Heads’ Once In A Lifetime. Top of the Pops 19/02/1981. Probably the best record Talking Heads ever made: Legs & Co. in their art-deco sci-fi outfits are a bit overwhelmed by the video effects here: but the overall effect is quite satisfying. From the old blog, Friday, 14 January […]

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Legs & Co. – Oldest Swinger in Town

Top of the Pops 19 February 1981: The youthful Legs & Co dance rings around Fred Wedlock, who is the Oldest Swinger in Town. If you decide to have both singer and dancing girls performing together on your TV show, this is the right way to do it. Not separate stages, or separate parts of […]

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Pan’s People – You’re the First, the Last, My Everything (05/12/74)

Top of the Pops, 5 December 1974 Pan’s People dance to You’re the First, the Last, My Everything Pan’s People in big floppy veiled hats and white leotards, dancing in dry-ice mist (kept under control for once) to Barry White’s classic song. NB: There’s no video for the first few seconds of music. I’ve been […]

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Legs & Co. – Mighty Power Of Love

Top of the Pops, 17 February 1977: Legs & Co. dance to Mighty Power Of Love by Tavares. Legs & Co. on Top of the Pops, dancing to Tavares’ Mighty Power of Love, in the days when a leotard, a beige scarf and a tambourine counted as a costume. Thanks to pans people.com for the […]

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Legs & Co. – Chanson d’Amour

Top of the Pops, 17 February 1977: Legs & Co. dance to Chanson D’Amour by Manhattan Transfer. From the old blog Wednesday, 4 May 2011 Here’s another clip previously posted only in downloadable form: Legs & Co. dancing to Chanson d’Amour by Manhattan Transfer. Comments: Suefan said… Hi YMG, and thanks for this much better […]

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Legs & Co. – Wishing on a Star

Top of the Pops, 16 February 1978: Legs & Co. dance to Wishing on a Star by Rose Royce.

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