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Episode List


Season 25

12 Sep. 1981
Episode #25.1
Richard "Dimples" Fields sings "Earth Angel" and "I've Got to Learn to Say No." Terri Gibbs performs "Somebody's Knockin'" and "I Wanna Be Around."
19 Sep. 1981
Episode #25.2
Dick Clark announces the winning couple in the 29th Annual American Bandstand Dance Contest. On tape: The Jacksons present "The Triumph," a music video for their record "Can You Feel It?"
17 Oct. 1981
Episode #25.3
Ronnie Milsap performs "(There's) No Gettin' Over Me" and "I Wouldn't Have Missed It For The World." David Frizzell and Shelley West perform "You're The Reason God Made Oklahoma" and "Husbands and Wives."
12 Dec. 1981
Episode #25.4
Smokey Robinson sings "Being With You," "Who's Sad?" and ""Cruisin." Keith and Darrell (Smokey Robinson's nephews Keith Larnell Burston and Darryl Littlejohn) perform "You're My Gardener."
19 Dec. 1981
Episode #25.5
Jose Feliciano performs "I Wanna Be Where You Are" and "Feliz Navidad." Chilliwack performs "My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone)" and "I Believe."
26 Dec. 1981
Episode #25.6
James Ingram sings "Just Once" and "One Hundred Ways." Rod Stewart performs "Young Turks" (Pre-taped segment with Rod Stewart and his band on roof of building. This performance was also shown on Bandstand's 30th Anniversary special.)
2 Jan. 1982
Episode #25.7
Patti Austin sings "Every Home Should Have One." The Four Tops perform "When She Was My Girl" and "Let Me Set You Free."
9 Jan. 1982
Episode #25.8
Tommy Tutone perform "867-5309/Jenny" and "Which Man Are You?" Quarterflash perform "Harden My Heart" and "Find Another Fool."
16 Jan. 1982
Episode #25.9
Del Shannon performs "Sea of Love" and "Sucker for Your Love." Sneaker perform "More Than Just the Two of Us" and "Don't Let Me In."
23 Jan. 1982
Episode #25.10
The Go-Go's perform "Our Lips Are Sealed" and "We Got The Beat." Stevie Woods performs "Steal The Night" and "Just Can't Win 'Em All."
30 Jan. 1982
Episode #25.11
Tom Wopat performs "Up on Cripple Creek" and "Savannah." The Innocents perform "Stop Shooting Up Stars" and "Hold My Hand."
6 Feb. 1982
Episode #25.12
Kool And The Gang perform "Steppin' Out." Jennifer Warnes sings "Could It Be Love?"
13 Feb. 1982
Episode #25.13
Carl Carlton performs "I Think It's Gonna Be Alright." Lulu sings "If I Were You" and "Who's Foolin' Who?"
20 Feb. 1982
Episode #25.14
The Henry Paul Band perform "Outta My Mind" (and possibly their new single "Brown Eyed Girl").
27 Feb. 1982
Episode #25.15
Syreeta sings "Quick Slick." Bob Welch performs "Two to Do" and "It's What Ya Don't Say."
6 Mar. 1962
Episode #25.16
Chubby Checker sings "Running." Chris Christian performs "I Want You, I Need You" and "Make it Last."
13 Mar. 1982
Episode #25.17
Sheena Easton sings "You Could Have Been With Me" and "A Little Tenderness." The Blasters perform "Border Radio" and "American Music."
20 Mar. 1982
Episode #25.18
Buckner and Garcia perform "Pac-Man Fever" and "Do the Donkey Kong."
27 Mar. 1982
Episode #25.19
Huey Lewis and the News perform "Do You Believe in Love?" and "Buzz Buzz Buzz." Greg Guidry performs "Goin' Down."
3 Apr. 1982
Episode #25.20
Deniece Williams sings "It's Gonna Take a Miracle" and "Waiting By The Hotline." Player perform "Thank You For The Use Of Your Love."
10 Apr. 1982
Episode #25.21
Nick Lowe performs "Cruel to be Kind" and "My Heart Hurts." The B'zz perform "Take Your Time" and "Falling for You."
24 Apr. 1982
Episode #25.23
Ray Parker Jr. performs "The Other Woman." John Cougar Mellencamp performs "Hurts So Good." P.P. Arnold joins John Cougar Mellencamp on "Thundering Hearts."
15 May 1982
Episode #25.26
The Fleshtones perform "Ride Your Pony" and the instrumental song "Roman Gods." War performs "You Got the Power" and "Outlaw."
22 May 1982
Episode #25.27
The Dregs, featuring guest vocalist Alex Ligertwood, perform "Crank It Up." The Dregs perform the instrumental song "Bloodsucking Leeches." Richard "Dimples" Fields sings "If It Ain't One Thing...It's Another."
29 May 1982
Episode #25.28
Patrice Rushen sings "Forget Me Nots." The Grass Roots perform "Here Comes That Feeling Again."
5 Jun. 1982
Episode #25.29
The Motels perform "Only the Lonely" and "Take The L (Out Of Lover)." American Bandstand's annual dance contest begins.
12 Jun. 1982
Episode #25.30
Ashford and Simpson perform "Street Corner."
19 Jun. 1982
Episode #25.31
Oingo Boingo perform "Private Life" and "Insects."
26 Jun. 1982
Episode #25.32
Haircut 100 perform "Love Plus One" and "Fantastic Day."
3 Jul. 1982
Episode #25.33
Franke and the Knockouts perform "Without You (Not Another Lonely Night)."
10 Jul. 1982
Episode #25.34
Paul Davis performs "Love Or Let Me Be Lonely."
24 Jul. 1982
Episode #25.35
Cher sings "I Paralyze." Music video: Stevie Wonder - "Do I Do."
31 Jul. 1982
Episode #25.36
Squeeze perform "I Can't Hold On" and "I've Returned." American Bandstand's dance contest continues.
7 Aug. 1982
Episode #25.37
A Flock of Seagulls perform "I Ran (So Far Away)" and "Space Age Love Song." American Bandstand's dance contest continues.
14 Aug. 1982
Episode #25.38
The Canadian band Loverboy perform "Lucky Ones."
21 Aug. 1982
Episode #25.39
Christopher Atkins sings "How Can I Live Without Her?" (from his film "The Pirate Movie"). Fitness guru Richard Simmons performs "Lift It Up."
28 Aug. 1982
Episode #25.40
Eddie Money sings "Think I'm in Love" and "Shakin'." Sparks perform "I Predict" and "Eaten by the Monster of Love."
4 Sep. 1982
Episode #25.41
Jermaine Jackson sings "Let Me Tickle Your Fancy" and "You Moved A Mountain." Dick Clark announces the winning couple in this year's dance contest. (The winners were couple #6: Kregg Klein and Robin Rosen.)

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