David Essex


David Essex

David Essex's first notable acting role was the lead in the stage musical, Godspell in 1971. Two years later, he starred in the film That'll Be The Day (1973) and recorded a major hit single, "Rock On" (which he wrote himself), in the same year. A second single, "Lamplight", also reached the British Top 10. In the 1970s, Essex emerged as one of the UK's top performers. His biggest hits during this decade included a pair of Number One singles : "Gonna Make You A Star" (1974) Read more on Last.fm


Appearances

FIRST

31/08/1973
Rock On Studio Performance


LAST

08/04/1993
Here Comes The Night Live Performance


TOTAL (incl. )

45


Artist Statistics

Below are the number of appearances made, sorted by the most popular types of performance. Repeat performances are not counted, unless stated otherwise.

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STUDIO PERFORMANCES

30

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MUSIC VIDEOS

7

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LIVE PERFORMANCES

1

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SATELLITE VIDEOS

0


Artist Appearances

Episode Performance
08/04/1993 Here Comes The Night
Live Performance

Review of the 80s A Winter’s Tale
Studio Performance

25 Years of Top of the Pops Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

29/09/1983 Tahiti
Music Video

15/09/1983 Tahiti
Studio Performance

06/01/1983 A Winter’s Tale
Music Video

16/12/1982 A Winter’s Tale
Studio Performance

29/07/1982 Me And My Girl (night-clubbing)
Studio Performance

15/07/1982 Me And My Girl (night-clubbing)
Studio Performance

24/04/1980 Silver Dream Machine (part 1)
Music Video

10/04/1980 Silver Dream Machine (part 1)
Music Video

01/03/1979 Imperial Wizard
Studio Performance

23/11/1978 Goodbye First Love
Studio Performance

21/09/1978 Oh What A Circus
Music Video

07/09/1978 Oh What A Circus
Music Video

24/08/1978 Oh What A Circus
Music Video

23/03/1978 Stay With Me Baby
Studio Performance

29/09/1977 Cool Out Tonight
Studio Performance

01/09/1977 Cool Out Tonight
Studio Performance

14/10/1976 Coming Home
Studio Performance

18/03/1976 City Lights
Studio Performance

Christmas 1975 - Part 2 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

18/12/1975 If I Could
Studio Performance

04/12/1975 If I Could
Studio Performance

16/10/1975 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

09/10/1975 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

02/10/1975 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

25/09/1975 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

11/09/1975 Hold Me Close
Studio Performance

17/07/1975 Rolling Stone
Studio Performance

03/07/1975 Rolling Stone
Studio Performance

09/01/1975 Stardust
Studio Performance

Christmas 1974 - Part 1 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

19/12/1974 Stardust
Studio Performance

28/11/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

21/11/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

14/11/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

31/10/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

17/10/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

04/10/1974 Gonna Make You A Star
Studio Performance

06/12/1973 Lamplight
Studio Performance

29/11/1973 Lamplight
Danced to by Pan's People

15/11/1973 Lamplight
Studio Performance

13/09/1973 Rock On
Studio Performance

31/08/1973 Rock On
Studio Performance


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