04/10/1973

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An extra special edition of Top of the Pops to celebrate it's 500th edition, featuring this week's chart successes and surprise guest appearances from the international world of pop. Including performances from The Osmonds, Cliff Richard, Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando, and The Jackson 5. Introduced by Jimmy Savile, Tony Blackburn, Noel Edmonds & Kenny Everett.


Last Broadcast

4th Oct 1973
19:00


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Performances Featured

Chart #

Whole Lotta Love
Ccs
Studio Performance

OLD

Let Me In
The Osmonds
Played Over The Charts

NEW

A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall
Bryan Ferry
Studio Performance

23

Take Me High
Cliff Richard
Studio Performance

NEW

The Laughing Gnome
David Bowie
Music Video

8

Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando
Studio Performance

20

Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree
Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando
Studio Performance

27

Skywriter
The Jackson 5
Music Video

26

Won’t Somebody Dance With Me
Lynsey De Paul
Studio Performance

NEW

That Lady
The Isley Brothers
Danced to by Pan's People

25

Ballroom Blitz
The Sweet
Studio Performance

2

The Puppy Song
David Cassidy
Studio Performance

NEW

Daydreamer
David Cassidy
Studio Performance

NEW

5:15
The Who
Studio Performance

NEW

Eye Level (theme From The T.v. Series ‘van Der Valk’)
Simon Park Orchestra
Studio Performance

1


Trivia

500th edition of the show.


Credits

PresenterJimmy Savile
PresenterTony Blackburn
PresenterNoel Edmonds
PresenterKenny Everett
DirectorJohnny Pearson
ProducerJohnnie Stewart
DesignJohn Burrows
SoundRichard Chamberlain
ChoreographerFlick Colby
FeaturingTop of the Pops Orchestra

Showings

4th October 1973
19:00

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