Set to the soundtrack of the '60s, a Philadelphia family moves toward the cultural upheaval in the years ahead. The Pryors' teen daughter Meg tries to shed her "good girl" image by hanging with her worldly friend Roxanne and pursuing a dream of being an "American Bandstand" dancer. Meg's emerging personality, and the changes her mother's going through, don't sit well with Meg's father
A time when the American Dream was alive. And one family was living that Dream.
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Did You Know?
Brittany Snow and Vanessa Lengies performed a cover and music video of "My Boyfriend's Back" on the set of American Bandstand which was never aired. Their cover can be heard at various times throughout Season 1. The video appears as a DVD Extra for Season 1. See more
In the pilot episode, which takes place in the fall of '63 (because subsequent episodes deal with the assassination of President Kennedy), the Beach Boys sing "Don't Worry Baby" on Bandstand. The song wasn't recorded until February 1964. See more
[Jack is closing the store for Christmas
If you're still looking for a gift, nothing says perfect like the new '66.
[holds up a magazine photo of a Mustang
Yeah? Well remind me again in '76.
Written by Smokey Robinson
(as William "Smokey" Robinson) and Ronald White
Performed by B2K
Featuring Marques Houston
B2K appear courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.
Marques Houston appear courtesy of T.U.G/A&M Records See more