Best Of Soul Train

Overview

An iconic music series rivaled only by American Bandstand in popularity, Soul Train originally debuted in late 1971, and ran consistently for twenty-five years. As created by Don Cornelius, the program featured a veritable who's who of African American music acts, performing in the soul and r&b genres, capped off with a recurring "dance line" segment that found various members of the audience getting up to dance and thus revealing the latest hair, fashion and dance trends to the at-home viewing audience. This...
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Overview

An iconic music series rivaled only by American Bandstand in popularity, Soul Train originally debuted in late 1971, and ran consistently for twenty-five years. As created by Don Cornelius, the program featured a veritable who's who of African American music acts, performing in the soul and r&b genres, capped off with a recurring "dance line" segment that found various members of the audience getting up to dance and thus revealing the latest hair, fashion and dance trends to the at-home viewing audience. This package is actually a compilation of memorable performances from Soul Train, staged and filmed over the years. Contents include: "Love's Theme" by Love Unlimited Orchestra, "I Wanna Take You Higher" by Sly & the Family Stone, "Summer Breeze (Part 1)" by The Isley Brothers, "Respect" by Aretha Franklin and the Soul Train Dancers, and much more.
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Special Features

Interviews with: Don Cornelius, Smokey Robinson & Brian McKnight
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/31/2010
  • UPC: 610583387698
  • Source: Time Life Records
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 3:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 24,212

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Soul Train, Vol. 1
2. The Isley Brothers - That Lady (Part 1) [4:46]
3. The Isley Brothers - Live It Up Part 1 [6:10]
4. The Isley Brothers - Summer Breeze (Part 1) [5:24]
5. Graham Central Station Soul Train Dancers - Release Yourself [4:34]
7. Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe [5:06]
8. Love Unlimited Orchestra- Love's Theme [5:24]
9. Barry White - What Am I Gonna Do With You [3:44]
10. Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything [6:08]
12. Marvin Gaye - Come Get To This [3:13]
13. Marvin Gaye - Distant Lover [9:02]
14. Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On [5:39]
16. Sly & the Family Stone - I Want To Take You Higher [1:38]
17. Earth, Wind & Fire - Mighty Mighty Soul Train Dancers [3:21]
18. Sly & the Family Stone - Dance To The Music [7:13]
20. Gladys Knight & the Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine [6:55]
21. The O'Jays - Back Stabbers [:11]
23. Aretha Franklin - Respect Soul Train Dancers [2:29]
24. Aretha Franklin - Rock Steady [7:29]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Soul Train, Vol. 1
   Play All
   Performances
      Episode 119
      Episode 142
      Episode 89
      Episode 105
      Episode 33
      Episode 56
   Bonus Features
      Don Cornelius Interview
      Smokey Robinson Interview
      Brian McKnight Interview
      Play All
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