Watch Rock & Roll Hall of Fame legends on “The Ed Sullivan Show”


Before the 36th edition Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, The Ed Sullivan ShowThe YouTube channel highlights a collection of former guests on the show who have themselves been Hall of Fame inductees with a stacked playlist of appearances. The ceremony airs Saturday, November 20 via HBO and HBO Max at 8 p.m.

The Ed Sullivan Show The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees playlist includes 55 iconic prime-time performance videos from the 23-year-old classic series, encapsulated between 1948 and 1971.

The videos highlight iconic performances by James brown, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lewis, Marvin Gaye, The Beatles, The Byrds, Bobby Darin, The Animals, The Jackson 5 and more.

Among the 2021 inductees is Tina Turner, who has electrified rock ‘n’ roll and soul both with Ike & Tina Turner Revue and as a prolific solo artist. The explosive duo made hits as enduring as “River Deep-Mountain High”, “Proud Mary” and “Nutbush City Limits”. Here they perform “Proud Mary” on The Ed Sullivan Show January 11, 1970.

The Beach boys landed three places on the playlist. The first found the group playing “I Get Around” in September 1964. They returned four years later in October 1968 for a double performance of “Do It Again” and “Good Vibrations”.

20 years later, the Beach Boys were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame by Elton John. 1998 also saw the induction of The Beatles, Bob Dylan, The Supremes and other influential artists.

The Ed Sullivan Show The playlist also highlights appearances from The Temptations. Remastered in high definition, a November 1967 video shows vocal group Motown performing a medley of hits with Diana Ross and the Supremes. The performance combined “Get Ready”, “Stop! In the name of love “,” My boy “,” Baby Love “and” (I know) I’m losing you “.

The Temptations were inducted in 1989 by Daryl Hall and John Oates. The 1989 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class also included Otis Redding, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, and more.

The Ed Sullivan Show ‘S official YouTube channel regularly receives new downloads highlighting a vast catalog of iconic artists and clips that are hard to find of such high quality elsewhere – some are rarities that were first made available digitally. times.

Dive into the past with The Ed Sullivan ShowThe Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Reading List.


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