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Diana Ross & The Supremes and The Temptations - TCB 1968 (NTSC DVD-R)

CODE: KVK318


Price: $22.00

TCB - DIANA ROSS & THE SUPREMES AND THE TEMPTATIONS 1968
U.S. TV show. TCB was a television special musical revue starring Motown's two most popular groups at the time, Diana Ross & the Supremes and The Temptations.

Featuring a combination of show tunes, specially prepared material, and popular Motown hits, this special was taped before a live studio audience in September 1968 and originally broadcast December 9, 1968 on NBC, sponsored by the Timex watch corporation. The title uses a then-popular acronym, "TCB", which stands for "Taking Care of Business."

The television special exceeded all expectations ranking #1 in the Neilsen's ratings that week. This was a phenomenal performance by all accounts. However, because it starred an all-black cast, it proved to be a much more iconic moment in television history.

Songs include: "Stop! In the Name of Love." Introduction of Diana Ross & the Supremes: "You Keep Me Hangin' On." Introduction of the Temptations: "Get Ready."

"The Way You Do the Things You Do." Medley: "A Taste of Honey," "Eleanor Rigby," "Do You Know the Way to San Jose," "Mrs. Robinson," "Respect." Medley: "Reflections," "Afro-Vogue," "Somewhere," "Ain't Too Proud to Beg."

"Hello, Young Lovers," "For Once in My Life," "(I Know) I'm Losing You," "With a Song in My Heart"/"Without a Song." Medley: "Come See About Me," "My World Is Empty Without You," "Baby Love," "I Hear a Symphony," "The Impossible Dream."

Plus this bonus selection...

ABC STAGE 67: RODGERS AND HART TODAY 1967
U.S. TV. This program was part of a series of entertainment specials presented under the umbrella of, "ABC Stage 67." This installment is a tribute to the music of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart and features Bobby Darin as host and performer.

The show is paced like a non-stop variety show and features performances by Bobby Darin, the Supremes, the Mamas and the Papas, Petula Clark, Count Basie and his Orchestra, the Doodletown Pipers, and dancer Peter Gennaro. Dozens of songs are performed.

Quality: Overall very good quality, Using our Quality Rating Table from our website, this would average out to between 8.25 and 8.5.
Running Time: 118 minutes.
Format: 1 NTSC DVD-R discs.
Price: $22.00