American Bandstand

Dick Clark attends the American Music Awards presentation of the Coca-Cola New Music Award at the El Rey Theatre on January 10, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Robert Mora/Getty Images)

Jody Dean Recalls Working With Dick Clark

Dallas radio host Jody Dean once worked with entertainment icon Dick Clark, and looked back on that time now that Clark has passed away.


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The Afternoon Dance Shows

Growing up in Dallas in the ’60s was an interesting time, but one thing I remember fondly was the explosion in TV dance shows all over the country.