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Soul Train History Book: The First Soul Train Gang Picnic

The Soul Train Dancers recently created some history of their own. On August 17th, 2014, they held the inaugural Soul Train Dancers picnic in Los Angeles at the LACMA Museum Park. The date of the picnic is significant because it […]

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer: Wanda Fuller Robinson

Anyone who watched Soul Train in its early days could not take their eyes off one of the program’s most dynamic dance couples, Wanda Fuller

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Q&A: Flo Jenkins

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Flo Jenkins is an accomplished award-winning writer, published playwright,

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Soul Train History Book: Johnny Mathis

When the Soul Train Gang heard Johnny Mathis was going to be a guest on the January 19, 1974 taping of the program, some of

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer Presents: Diana Price

For nine years, Diana Price was one of Soul Train’s most fashionable and effervescent dancers.  Whether she was dancing in sync with her then-husband and

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Diary of An Ex-Soul Train Dancer Presents: Bob Cat

Larry "Bob Cat" Jur'dan Jeffries was one of the most fluid, rhythmic and skillful dancers to ever grace the Soul Train stage. Hailing from Burlington,

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer Presents: Thelma Davis Martin

Thelma Davis Martin was one of the more familiar faces seen on Soul Train. Known for her short afro hairstyle, she was not into gimmicks

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer: Denise Weathersby

Denise Weathersby's story is one that is truly admirable. She was one of the first women to be Vice President of a major record label, Warner/Chappell Music, and

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Diary of an Ex-Soul Train Dancer Presents: Sharon Hill Wood

Sharon Hill Wood was one of the prettiest and most energetic dancers to grace Soul Train. Her dance routines with her regular dance partner, Tyrone "The Bone" Proctor,

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Soul Train Gang Reunites for Don Cornelius

The unexpected and tragic death of Soul Train creator Don Cornelius was a shock to many, especially for the people who danced on his program: The Soul Train



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