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Pan’s People – Silver Star

Top of The Pops, 29 April 1976: Pan’s People dance to the Four Seasons’ Silver Star. Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post. Pan’s People’s final appearance on Top of the Pops, feature an emotional solo performance from Ruth, in the slow middle section. From the old blog, Wednesday, 5 November 2008: Pan’s People dance […]

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Pan’s People – More More More

Top of the Pops 29 April 1976, Pan’s People dancing to The Andrea True Connection’s More More More. Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post.

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Legs & Co. – Red Light Spells Danger

Top of the Pops, 28 April 1977: Gill & Rosemary of Legs & Co. dance to Red Light Spells Danger by Billy Ocean. This episode of TOTP saw Legs & Co. split up to dance on three separate numbers. Here Gill & Rosie enhance Billy Ocean’s performance. These cheeky little midriff-baring outfits here were first […]

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Legs & Co – The Shuffle

Top of the Pops, 28 April 1977: Sue & Lulu from Legs & Co. dance to The Shuffle by Van McCoy. Here’s another of the three performances the sub-gtroups of Legs & Co. gave on this episode of TOTP. This time it’s Sue & Lulu performing a routine that the whole group would repeat a […]

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Legs & Co. – I Wanna Get Next To You

Top of the Pops, 28 April 1977: Pauline of Legs & Co. dances to I Wanna Get Next To You by Rose Royce. DLT introduces a rare sultry solo performance from Pauline, dancing to Rose Royce’s slow groove.

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Pan’s People – Running Away

27 April 1972: Pan’s People dance to Running Away by Sly and the Family Stone Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Saturday, 23 April 2011: Here’s a vintage filmed-on-location routine, from Pan’s People, dancing to Sly & the Family Stone’s Running Away. They’re having fun in a deserted department store: […]

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Legs & Co. – Love You Inside Out

Top of the Pops 26 April 1979: Legs & Co. dance to Love You Inside Out by the Bee Gees. There’s a definite chinese quality to the music here, which I assume inspired the vaguely far-eastern outfits here, although the costumes are not slavishly authentic: their skimpy shortness allows the necessary leg room for these […]

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Legs & Co. – Check Out The Groove

Top of the Pops, 24 April 1980: Legs & Co. dance to Check Out The Groove by Bobby Thurston From the old Blog, Monday 15 November 2010: Here’s Legs & Co. on Top of the Pops, dancing to Bobby Thurston’s Check Out This Groove. with a tiny bit of Steve Wright at the end. Unfortunately, […]

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Legs & Co. – Bermuda Triangle

Top of the Pops, 23rd of April 1981: Legs & Co. dance to to Barry Manilow’s Bermuda Triangle. Splashy fun in colourful bikinis, in the TOTP paddling pool. This clip is dedicated to the old blog’s original commentator Hadeel, who first requested it. From the old blog, Wednesday, 6 August 2014 : There was something […]

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Pan’s People – You Sexy Sugar Plum

Top of the Pops, 22 April 1976: Pan’s People dance to Rodger Collins’ You Sexy Sugar Plum. From the old blog, Tuesday, 2 November 2010: Mary’s presence places this in the late period of Pan’s People’s reign on TOTP. Even though those outfits look like they came from charity shops, their brevity seems to fit […]

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