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More Great Classic TV and Film Clips from Past Entertainment

Louis Jordan on sax witha lovely young woman in front of him

Wham, Sam (Dig Those Gams!)

This classic film clip stars a musician, Louis Jordan, who is little known to modern music audiences. However, from the early 1940’s to the early

Walt Disney and an animatronic bird

Walt Disney is Funny!

Most people forget that Walt Disney was a fine on-camera personality and performer. By 1965, when Disney appeared in this clip on the NBC network’s Jack Benny Hour he had been the host of his own anthology show for over a decade.

Count Basie

Basie Back to Back

A rare classic TV appearance of Count Basie with a small 6-piece band in 1955 on the Harlem Variety Review. Basie and his group perform two short pieces.

Bessie Griffin and the Gospel Pearls

Bessie Griffin Sings the Gospel

On December 9, 1962 the Dinah Shore Show, on December 9, 1962, made a small choice to include among its celebration of American Music, a performance by a gifted American singer in a genre that would challenge America’s taste and tolerance.