Video of the Week: September 29, 2014


While performing “Lonely Teardrops” onstage at the Latin Casino in Cherry Hill, NJ during a Dick Clark oldies revue on this date in1975, a few months after this week’s video was recorded, Jackie Wilson collapsed from a heart attack.  In the process, he bashed his head on the stage and lapsed into a coma, never recovering until his death in 1983.

Here’s an earlier performance from the Ed Sullivan Show…

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