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Legs & Co. – Oh Lori

Top of The Pops, 23rd June 1977: Legs & Co. dancing to Oh Lori by Alessi. Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Sunday, 2 August 2009: Bitter, twisted cynics, brace yourselves: here’s Legs & Co. in cute mode, dancing to The Alessi Brothers’ Oh Lori on Top of the Pops. […]

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Legs & Co. – Cavatina

Top of the Pops, 21 June 1979: Legs & Co. dance to Cavatina by John Williams. From the old blog, Sunday, 10 october 2010: Your attention please: Captain Peacock here. Mr. Rumbold and myself have become concerned at the slipping standards evident in this site recently. More and more people seem to be using the […]

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Legs & Co. – Take it to the Top

Top of the Pops, 18 June 1981: Legs & Co dance to Kool & the Gang’s Take It To The Top. Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post.

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Pan’s People – Joy to the World

Top of the Pops, 17 June 1971: Pan’s People dance to Joy to the World by Three Dog Night. Thanks to thegoldenhits for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Wednesday, 2 September 2009: My very first post on this blog was a version of this clip: now, thanks to EinsFestival, here’s a clearer version. […]

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Legs & Co. – You’re Gonna Get Next to Me

Top of the Pops 16/06/1977: Legs & Co. dance to You’re Gonna Get Next to Me by Bo Kirkland and Ruth Davis. A welcome return to TOTP for Ruby Flipper’s Floid, dancing with Pauline, while the other five members of Legs & Co. drag some rather sheepish audience blokes around the dance floor.

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Legs & Co. – The Smurf Song

Top of the Pops, 15 June 1978: Legs & Co. dance to The Smurf Song by Father Abraham. Top of the Pops made no claims to aesthetic sensibilities: chart success was their only criterion for selection of material to feature. Consequently each show was a mixture of music from whatever warring youth culture factions were […]

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Legs & Co. – Say When

Top of the Pops, 14 June 1979: Legs & Co. dance to “Say When” by Lene Lovitch. A fine pop hit for Lene Lovich, (Miss Outré 1979), this number montages together two performances from Legs & Co. in different outfits. While the little gold lamé numbers are very glamourous, I think the powder-blue with gold […]

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Ruby Flipper – The Continental

Top of the Pops 10 June 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to The Continental by Maureen McGovern (10 June 1976). Ruby Flipper slimmed down to a pair: Phil and Lulu in period costumes to match this 1934 number. Lulu’s gamine figure perfectly suits the posh thirties frock she’s dancing in. From the old blog, Sunday, 24 […]

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Ruby Flipper – The Wanderer

Top of the Pops, 10 June 1976: Patti Hammond of Ruby Flipper dances to The Wanderer by Dion. Thans to panspeople.com for the youtube post.

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Legs & Co. – Show You the Way to Go

Top Of The Pops 9 June 1977: Legs & Co. dance to “Show You the Way to Go” by The Jacksons. Thanks to Andeebee for the youtube post.

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