From the American Bandstand dancer Arlene Sullivan and Walt Disney princess and star Annette Funicello. Many kids couldn't wait to get home from school every day to watch The Mickey Mouse Club and American Bandstand with Dick Clark.
The 1960s Dance Craze That NOBODY Remembers…I’m Crying From Laughing So Hard!
Dick Clark and American Bandstand played a big role in my early years. After the Ricky Nelson crush, I lost my heart to another teen idol. Living in Philadelphia had the advantage that it was the home of American Bandstand, the TV show on which
Dick Clark interviews Paul Anka ( Michael Ochs Archives / October 1960 ) Television host Dick Clark interviews teen idol Paul Anka on the set of his show 'American Bandstand' in October 1960 in Philadelphia.