NEW MUSIC AND COMEDY SEGMENTS DEBUT ON THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW YOUTUBE CHANNEL TODAY - JUNE 25
NEW TALENT SEGMENTS INCLUDE MUSIC SUPERSTARS DIONNE WARWICK, JAMES BROWN, LOUIS ARMSTRONG, MARTHA & THE VANDELLAS; PLUS MORE MUSIC UPLOADS FROM NEIL DIAMOND, SMOKEY ROBINSON & THE MIRACLES, THE JACKSON 5, THE TEMPTATIONS, AND THE TEMPTATIONS WITH DIANA ROSS & THE SUPREMES
GRECO & WILLARD PREMIERES ON COMEDY PLAYLIST FEATURING BOB HOPE, FLIP WILSON, GEORGE CARLIN, JOAN RIVERS, RICHARD PRYOR, STILLER & MEARA, AND MORE
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JUNE 19, 2020 (TORONTO) – Nearly 50 years after The Ed Sullivan Show wrapped its final episode and charmed TV viewers for the final time on Sunday night June 6, 1971, it officially joined the streaming universe to live on forever with the UMe agreement with SOFA Entertainment Inc. for the global digital rights to The Ed Sullivan Show, which encompasses the influential television program’s historic 23-year primetime run on CBS and marks the first time that Ed Sullivan Show performance and guest segments are officially available in their entirety across streaming services worldwide.
Among the voluminous gems in this vast catalog are iconic clips that have primarily only been available in excerpted versions on EdSullivan.com or as low-resolution digital “bootlegs.” Scores of rarities will also be available digitally for the first time and fans can visit The Ed Sullivan Show’s official YouTube channel and http://
Live On The Ed Sullivan Show YOUTUBE channel schedule, June 19 - 25*
About The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show is the most popular primetime variety show in American history. For nearly a quarter century, Ed Sullivan hosted the greatest array of talent on television, including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Elvis Presley and Motown artists such as The Supremes, The Temptations and The Jackson 5. Every Sunday night at 8pm on CBS from 1948-1971, The Ed Sullivan Show showcased a wide variety of pop culture from the worlds of music, comedy, novelty and much more.
Source Universal Music Canada
June 19, 2020 3:35pm ET by Pressparty