It's been announced that American Bandstander Dick Clark has passed away. Clark hosted the show from 1956 to 1989, introducing hundreds of new musical artist. Clark was also well known for hosting the annual New Years eve New York ball dropping celebration and as the host for many other shows such as game shows and "blooper" shows.
We'll miss ya, Dick. RIP.
The List of acts his show promoted or even gave a start to is mind-boggling.