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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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Ruby Flipper – Heart on My Sleeve

Top of the Pops, 3rd of June 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to Gallagher & Lyle’s Heart on My Sleeve. Thanks to Andeebee for the DailyMotion post. From the old blog, Tuesday, 14 June 2011 From last night’s BBC 4 repeat of Top of the Pops from June 3rd 1976, here’s Ruby Flipper dancing to Gallagher […]

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Ruby Flipper – This Is It

Top of the Pops, 27 may 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to This Is It by Melba Moore. Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post.

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Ruby Flipper – Soul City Walk

Top of the Pops 13th May 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to Archie Bell & the Drells’ Soul City Walk. Thanks to ASmK for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Wednesday, 30 December 2009 From the second week of Ruby Flipper’s run on TOTP, first broadcast on 13th May 1976. Here they dance to Archie […]

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Ruby Flipper – Love Hangover

Top of the Pops May 13 1976: Ruby Flipper dancing to Love Hangover by Diana Ross. From the old blog, Wednesday, 30 December 2009: Continuing with German satallite channel Einsfestival’s re-broadcasting of vintage Ruby-Flipper-era TOTP episodes, here’s RF dancing to Diana Ross’s Love Hangover on their second week on the show (13th May 1976): some […]

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Ruby Flipper – Reggae Like it Used To Be

Top of the Pops, 13 May 1976: Ruby Flipper dance, Paul Nicholas sings Reggae Like it Used To Be. Thanks to Andeebee for the YouTube post. From the old blog, Friday, 1 January 2010 From Ruby Flipper’s second week on TOTP: Sue, Floyd & Lulu dance while Paul Nicholas “sings” his fairly dire Reggae Like […]

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Ruby Flipper – Can’t Help Falling in Love

Top of the Pops 6 May 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to Can’t Help Falling in Love by The Stylistics. Ruby Flipper’s Debut performance. From the old blog, Tuesday, 15 December 2009: German satallite channel Einsfestival’s repeats of TOTP have reached the middle of 1976 recently, the time of Ruby Flipper. Though I wasn’t a fan […]

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Ruby Flipper – Play That Funky Music

TOTP 14 October 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to Play That Funky Music by Wild Cherry From the old blog: Monday, 26 July 2010 Ruby Flipper – Play That Funky Music Don’t worry chums, I’m not dead! (crosses fingers to avert hubris) Here’s Ruby Flipper dancing to Wild Cherry’s Play That Funky Music on Top of […]

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Ruby Flipper – Rubberband Man

TOTP 7 October 1976: Ruby Flipper dance to The Detroit Spinners’ Rubberband Man A spirited performance, and a great piece of choreography. Thanks to panspeople.com for the YouTube clip. From the old blog, Saturday, 20 November 2010: Ruby Flipper dancing to Rubberband Man by The Spinners (called The Detroit Spinners here in Airstrip One) on […]

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