Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts

  • 1948
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A highly rated `American Idol' variation of its day that showcased promising young performers, with winners chosen by audience applause. Some of those who went on to major careers included Pat Boone, Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Eddie Fisher, Connie Francis, Steve Lawrence and Patsy Cline. Among those who are said to have failed series auditions: Elv (more…)

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Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and comedians. Find out why this on point classic was the top-rated show of 1951 and 1952!

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Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and comedians. Find out why this on point classic was the top-rated show of 1951 and 1952!

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Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts
Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and c (more…)
Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts
Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and c (more…)
Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts
Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and c (more…)
Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts
Kinda like the "Clip Cup" of its time, but instead of clips, your trill host Arthur Godfrey presents a totally lit lineup of singers, musicians, and c (more…)

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  • Premise: A highly rated `American Idol' variation of its day that showcased promising young performers, with winners chosen by audience applause. Some of those who went on to major careers included Pat Boone, Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Eddie Fisher, Connie Fra… (more)

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