American Bandstand - Episode List

Season 33

Number#AirdateNameStatus
1Sep 12, 2005American Bandstand Returns: A Brand New Start!

Season 32

Number#AirdateNameStatus
27Sep 1, 2005The Return of AB
26Oct 7, 1989Final American Bandstand: The Cover Girls
25Sep 30, 1989Sept. 30, 1989
24Sep 16, 1989The Graces
23Sep 9, 1989Sept. 9, 1989
22Sep 2, 1989E.G. Daily
21Aug 26, 1989Michael Damian
20Aug 19, 1989Red Flag
19Aug 12, 1989Chuckii Booker
18Aug 5, 1989LL Cool J
17Jul 29, 1989Information Society
16Jul 22, 1989Juice Newton
15Jul 15, 1989Waterfront
14Jul 8, 1989El DeBarge
13Jul 1, 1989Stacey Q
12Jun 24, 1989Dino Esposito
11Jun 17, 1989Sa-Fire
10Jun 10, 1989June 10, 1989
9Jun 3, 1989K-9 Posse
8May 27, 1989The Boys
7May 20, 1989Cherrelle
6May 13, 1989Noel
5May 6, 1989Apollonia
4Apr 29, 1989April 29, 1989
3Apr 22, 1989Animotion
2Apr 15, 1989Sweet Sensation
1Apr 8, 1989AB Moves to USA Network

Season 31

Number#AirdateNameStatus
35Jun 11, 1988June 11, 1988 (repeat)
34Jun 4, 1988Club Nouveau / Elisa Fiorillo
33May 28, 1988Pebbles / The Desert Rose Band
32May 21, 1988Keith Sweat / Michael Cooper
31May 14, 1988Billy Vera & the Beaters / Marilyn Martin
30May 7, 1988The Cover Girls / Gavin Christopher
29Apr 30, 1988OMD / Alexander O'Neal & Cherrelle
28Apr 23, 1988Howard Hewitt / The Bus Boys
27Apr 16, 1988Morris Day & The Time / Pepsi & Shirlie
26Apr 9, 1988Stacy Q / Jermaine Stewart
25Apr 2, 1988April 2, 1988
24Feb 27, 1988Miles Jaye
23Feb 20, 1988Bourgeois Tagg / Tony Terry
22Feb 13, 1988Stryper
21Feb 6, 1988Carrie McDowell
20Jan 30, 1988Timothy B. Schmit
19Jan 23, 1988Natalie Cole
18Jan 16, 1988Laura Branigan
17Jan 9, 1988Eric Carmen
16Jan 2, 1988The Other Ones / Jellybean
15Dec 26, 1987Shalamar / Glenn Jones
14Dec 19, 1987Taylor Dayne / Chico DeBarge
13Dec 12, 1987Marlon Jackson / Pretty Poison
12Dec 5, 1987The Jets / Anita Pointer
11Nov 28, 1987Belinda Carlisle / Michael Bolton
10Nov 21, 1987Deniece Williams / Wa Wa Nee
9Nov 14, 1987Level 42 / Big Trouble
8Nov 7, 1987L.L. Cool J / INXS
7Oct 31, 1987Debbie Gibson / Go West
6Oct 24, 1987Tiffany / Jellybean featuring Elisa Fiorillo
5Oct 17, 1987Lisa Hartman / Levert
4Oct 10, 1987DeBarge / Ray Parker Jr.
3Oct 3, 1987Swing Out Sister / Ana
2Sep 26, 1987Expose / Danny Wilson
1Sep 19, 1987AB Now in Syndication: Jody Watley; Dan Hill

Season 30

Number#AirdateNameStatus
38Sep 5, 1987Laura Branigan (Final ABC show)
37Aug 29, 1987Debbie Gibson
36Aug 22, 1987ABC
35Aug 15, 1987Level 42
34Aug 1, 1987Partland Brothers
33Jul 25, 1987The Whispers
32Jul 11, 1987Richard Marx
31Jul 4, 1987Jody Watley
30Jun 27, 1987Robbie Nevil
29Jun 20, 1987Hipsway
28Jun 13, 1987Crowded House
27May 16, 1987May 16, 1987 (no information)
26May 2, 1987Stephanie Mills
25Apr 25, 1987Deborah Allen
24Apr 18, 1987Miki Howard
23Mar 21, 1987Rank and File
22Mar 14, 1987Wire Train
21Mar 7, 1987Jody Watley
20Feb 28, 1987The Commodores
19Feb 21, 1987Chico DeBarge
18Feb 14, 1987Michael Des Barres
17Feb 7, 1987Luther Vandross
16Jan 31, 1987Georgia Satellites
15Jan 24, 1987The Beastie Boys
14Jan 17, 1987Gregory Abbott
13Jan 10, 1987Billy Vera & the Beaters
12Jan 3, 1987OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark)
11Dec 27, 1986John Parr / Huey Lewis & the News (video)
10Dec 20, 1986Robbie Nevil
9Dec 13, 1986Rebbie Jackson
8Nov 22, 1986Eddie Money and Ronnie Spector
7Nov 15, 1986'til Tuesday
6Nov 8, 1986The Stabilizers / Bon Jovi (video)
5Nov 1, 1986Nov. 1, 1986 (pre-empted)
4Oct 4, 1986New Edition
3Sep 27, 1986Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson
2Sep 20, 1986Regina
1Sep 13, 1986Big Country

Season 29

Number#AirdateNameStatus
54Sep 6, 1986Billy Ocean / RUN-D.M.C. (video)
53Aug 30, 1986Device / Nu Shooz (video)
52Aug 23, 1986Gavin Christopher / The Jets (video)
51Aug 16, 1986Rockwell / Steve Winwood (video)
50Aug 9, 1986GTR / Queen (video)
49Aug 2, 1986Simply Red
48Jul 26, 1986The Blow Monkeys
47Jul 19, 1986Bananarama / Jeffrey Osborne (video)
46Jul 12, 1986Giuffria / Peter Gabriel (video)
45Jul 5, 1986Jermaine Stewart / Blow Monkeys (video)
44Jun 28, 1986Patti Austin / Electric Light Orchestra
43Jun 21, 1986Belinda Carlisle / Full Force
42Jun 14, 1986Falco / James Ingram
41Jun 7, 1986June 7, 1986
40May 31, 1986Fabulous Thunderbirds / Johnny Kemp
39May 24, 1986Graham Nash / Feargal Sharkey
38May 17, 1986Smokey Robinson / Juice Newton
37May 10, 1986The Bangles / Nu Shooz
36May 3, 1986The Outfield / E.G. Daily
35Apr 26, 1986Julian Lennon / Meli'sa Morgan
34Apr 19, 1986Janet Jackson / The Jets
33Apr 12, 1986Jennifer Rush / Cherrelle with Alexander O'Neal
32Apr 5, 1986Culture Club / Vanity
31Mar 29, 1986Peter Frampton / Marilyn Martin
30Mar 22, 1986Atlantic Starr / Animotion
29Mar 15, 1986Yarbrough and Peoples / Robert Tepper
28Mar 8, 1986ABC / Blancmange
27Mar 1, 1986LL Cool J / The Dream Academy
26Feb 22, 1986Baltimora
25Feb 15, 1986Michael Damian / Jose Feliciano
24Feb 8, 1986Restless Heart / Isley, Jasper, Isley
23Feb 1, 1986Mike + The Mechanics / Billy Ocean
22Jan 25, 1986Jack Wagner / Freddie Jackson
21Jan 18, 1986Michael McDonald / Eugene Wilde
20Jan 11, 1986Ta Mara and The Seen / Kurtis Blow
19Jan 4, 1986Miami Sound Machine / Andre Cymone
18Dec 28, 1985Weird Al Yankovic / Scritti Politti
17Dec 21, 1985Stephanie Mills / Sawyer Brown
16Dec 14, 1985OMD / Phantom, Rocker and Slick
15Dec 7, 1985Rosanne Cash
14Dec 1, 1985American Bandstand 33 1/3
13Nov 30, 1985INXS / Robert Palmer
12Nov 23, 1985Thompson Twins / Nick Gilder
11Nov 16, 1985Nov. 16, 1985 (no information)
10Nov 9, 19859.9 / Rene and Angela
9Nov 2, 1985Adam Ant / Freddie Jackson
8Oct 26, 1985Sheila E
7Oct 19, 1985Autograph / Durell Coleman
6Oct 12, 1985Alison Moyet / King
5Oct 5, 1985Tommy Shaw / Five Star
4Sep 28, 1985Paul Young / What is This
3Sep 21, 1985A-Ha / Dance Contest Winners
2Sep 14, 1985Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam / Quarterflash
1Sep 7, 1985X / Cock Robin / Huey Lewis (video)

Season 28

Number#AirdateNameStatus
51Aug 31, 1985John Parr / Bryan Adams (video)
50Aug 24, 1985Run DMC / Limahl (video)
49Aug 17, 1985Katrina & the Waves / Jeff Beck & Rod Stewart (video)
48Aug 10, 1985Billy Ocean / Aretha Franklin (video)
47Aug 3, 1985John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band
46Jul 27, 1985Jesse Johnson's Revue / Weird Al Yankovic (video)
45Jul 20, 1985July 20, 1985 (Pre-empted for Golf)
44Jul 13, 1985Laura Branigan / Duran Duran (video)
43Jul 6, 1985Go West / Night Ranger (video)
42Jun 29, 1985Shannon / Phil Collins (video)
41Jun 22, 1985Howard Jones / Beach Boys (video)
40Jun 15, 1985Bon Jovi / 'til Tuesday
39Jun 8, 1985Jules Shear / Glenn Jones
38Jun 1, 1985Mary Jane Girls / Alan Gorrie / Foreigner (video)
37May 25, 1985Fiona / Bruce Springsteen (video)
36May 18, 1985Boy Meets Girl / Siedah / Katrina & the Waves (video)
35May 11, 1985Klique / Peter Brown / Wham! (video)
34Apr 27, 1985Kim Carnes / Greg Phillinganes
33Apr 20, 1985Sheena Easton / Lady Pank
32Apr 13, 1985The Gap Band / Los Lobos
31Apr 6, 1985Dokken / Gladys Knight & the Pips
30Mar 30, 1985Jeffrey Osborne / Tears for Fears
29Mar 23, 1985George Thorogood & the Destroyers / DeBarge
28Mar 16, 1985Philip Bailey / Jeff Lorber
27Mar 9, 1985Limahl / Bonnie Pointer
26Mar 2, 1985Jermaine Stewart / The Blasters
25Feb 23, 1985Animotion / The Sylvers
24Feb 16, 1985Greg Kihn
23Feb 9, 1985New Edition / Autograph
22Feb 2, 1985The Commodores / John Parr
21Jan 26, 1985Roger Hodgson / Eugene Wilde
20Jan 19, 1985Stephanie Mills / John Hunter
19Jan 12, 1985Dan Hartman / Kashif
18Jan 5, 1985General Public / Rebbie Jackson
17Dec 29, 1984Julian Lennon / Shalamar
16Dec 22, 1984Donna Summer
15Dec 15, 1984Evelyn Champagne King / Michael Furlong / Honey Drippers (video)
14Dec 8, 1984Bryan Adams / Teena Marie / Chaka Khan (video)
13Nov 24, 1984Ollie & Jerry / Jack Wagner / Hall & Oates (video)
12Nov 17, 1984Sheena Easton / Sam Harris / Pat Benetar (video)
11Nov 10, 1984Tommy Shaw / Dwight Twilley / Maria Vidal (video)
10Nov 3, 1984Matthew Wilder / Honeymoon Suite / Corey Hart (video)
9Oct 27, 1984Stephen Stills / Prime Time / Steve Perry (video)
8Oct 20, 1984John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band / Champaign / David Bowie (video)
7Oct 13, 1984Billy Ocean / Deborah Allen / Tina Turner (video)
6Oct 6, 1984Sparks / Karen Kamon / Billy Ocean (video)
5Sep 29, 1984Y & T / O'Bryan / The Fixx (video)
4Sep 22, 1984Gary U.S. Bonds / Psychedelic Furs / Wham! (video)
3Sep 15, 1984Janet Jackson / Lakeside / Lindsay Buckingham (video)
2Sep 8, 1984Scandal / Patrice Rushen / Peter Wolf (video)
1Sep 1, 1984New Edition / Romeo Void / Flock of Seagulls (video)

Season 27

Number#AirdateNameStatus
43Aug 25, 1984The Bangles / Icicle Works
42Aug 18, 1984Eddy Grant / Deniece Williams
41Jul 28, 1984Corey Hart / John Waite / Frank Musker (video)
40Jul 14, 1984Real Life
39Jul 7, 1984Howard Jones/ Dennis Edwards
38Jun 30, 1984Latoya Jackson
37Jun 23, 1984Slade/ R.E.M. (video)
36Jun 16, 1984Bananarama/ Duran Duran (video)
35Jun 9, 1984Laura Branigan/ Deniece Williams (video)
34Jun 2, 1984Van Stephenson/ Paul Young (video)
33May 26, 1984The Romantics/ Sergio Mendes
32May 19, 1984Wang Chung/ Kim Fields
31May 12, 1984Berlin/ Yarbrough & Peoples
30May 5, 1984Christine McVie/ Wire Train
29Apr 28, 1984Bon Jovi / Mr. Mister
28Apr 21, 1984Shannon / Golden Earring
27Apr 14, 1984The Alarm/ Patti Austin/ Billy Idol (video)
26Apr 7, 1984Dwight Twilley/ Kool & the Gang (video)/ Shalamar
25Mar 31, 1984Madness/ Adam Ant (video) / K.C.
24Mar 24, 1984Paul Young/ UB40/ Van Halen (video)
23Mar 17, 1984Cyndi Lauper/ John Lennon (video)/ Glen Scarpelli
22Mar 10, 1984Mick Fleetwood's Zoo / Grace Slick / Eurythmics (video)
21Mar 3, 1984Night Ranger / Toni Basil
20Feb 25, 1984Eddie Money / Deborah Allen
19Feb 4, 1984Anita Baker / The Commodores
18Jan 28, 1984Stephanie Mills / Matthew Wilder
17Jan 21, 1984Tavares / The Eric Martin Band
16Jan 14, 1984Madonna / Quarterflash
15Jan 7, 1984Jan. 7, 1984 - no information available
14Dec 31, 1983ABC/ Oingo Boingo
13Dec 24, 1983The Romantics/ DeBarge
12Dec 17, 1983Kim Carnes/ Peter Schilling
11Dec 10, 1983Dec. 10, 1983 - no information available
10Dec 3, 1983Glen Shorrock / James Ingram
9Nov 12, 1983Midnight Star / Michael Stanley Band
8Nov 5, 1983Mary Jane Girls / Dave Davies / The Fixx (video)
7Oct 29, 1983Gap Band / Huey Lewis & the News / Billy Joel (video)
6Oct 22, 1983Michael Sembello / Menudo (video)
5Oct 15, 1983Paul Anka / Loverboy (video)
4Oct 8, 1983The Animals / Marshall Crenshaw / Shalamar (video)
3Oct 1, 1983Bonnie Tyler / Frank Stallone
2Sep 17, 1983Scott Baio / Amy Holland
1Sep 10, 1983Michael Sembello

Season 26

Number#AirdateNameStatus
46Sep 3, 1983Electric Light Orchestra / The Flirts / X
45Aug 27, 1983Jeffrey Osborne
44Aug 20, 1983Stray Cats / Donna Summer (video)
43Aug 13, 1983Sheena Easton / Toto (video)
42Aug 6, 1983The Blasters / Lindsey Buckingham (video)
41Jul 30, 1983James Brown
40Jul 23, 1983The Rockats
39Jul 9, 1983Champaign
38Jul 2, 1983MItch Ryder
37Jun 25, 1983Dave Edmunds
36Jun 18, 1983Heaven 17
35Jun 11, 1983Walter Egan / The Temptations
34Jun 4, 1983Robert Hazard / The Hollies
33May 28, 1983Naked Eyes / Simple Minds
32May 21, 1983Def Leppard / Patrick Simmons
31May 14, 1983Jose Feliciano / Nick Lowe
30May 7, 1983Bow Wow Wow / Thompson Twins
29Apr 30, 1983Irene Cara / Felony
28Apr 23, 1983The English Beat / Red Rider
27Apr 16, 1983Bryan Adams / Laura Branigan
26Apr 9, 1983Stephen Bishop / Oxo
25Apr 2, 1983Marty Balin / Bananarama
24Mar 26, 1983The Bangles / Sparks with Jane Wiedlin
23Mar 19, 1983Jefferson Starship / Lanier & Company
22Mar 12, 1983DeBarge/ Sonny Charles
21Mar 5, 1983Wham!/ Tyrone Davis
20Feb 26, 1983Chas Jankel/ Kelly Groucutt
19Feb 19, 1983Phil Everly/ Jeffrey Osborne
18Feb 12, 1983Greg Kihn Band/ Night Ranger
17Feb 5, 1983The Time/ Charlene
16Jan 29, 1983Yarbrough & Peoples/ Con Funk Shun
15Jan 22, 1983Juice Newton / Wall of Voodoo
14Jan 15, 1983Ray Parker Jr. / The Bus Boys
13Jan 8, 1983Lee Ritenour / Bobby Nunn
12Jan 1, 1983Billy Joel (music video) / Adam Ant
11Dec 18, 1982Billy Idol / The Gap Band
10Dec 11, 1982Kim Carnes / Little River Band
9Dec 4, 1982America / Scandal
8Nov 20, 1982Steel Breeze / Sylvia
7Nov 13, 1982Toni Basil / Chilliwack
6Oct 30, 1982Janet Jackson / Laura Branigan
5Oct 23, 1982Lionel Richie / ABC
4Oct 16, 1982Hall and Oates
3Oct 9, 1982Oct. 9, 1982 - no information available
2Sep 18, 1982Men at Work / The English Beat
1Sep 11, 1982Stray Cats / Dazz Band

Season 25

Number#AirdateNameStatus
42Sep 4, 1982Jermaine Jackson / dance contest finals
41Aug 28, 1982Eddie Money / Sparks
40Aug 21, 1982Chris Atkins / Richard Simmons
39Aug 14, 1982Loverboy
38Aug 7, 1982A Flock of Seagulls
37Jul 31, 1982Squeeze
36Jul 24, 1982Cher / Stevie Wonder (music video)
35Jul 10, 1982Paul Davis
34Jul 3, 1982Franke and the Knockouts
33Jun 26, 1982Haircut 100
32Jun 19, 198231st Annual Dance Contest starts
31Jun 12, 1982Ashford & Simpson
30Jun 5, 1982The Motels
29May 29, 1982Patrice Rushen / The Grass Roots
28May 22, 1982Richard Dimples Fields / The Dregs
27May 15, 1982War / The Fleshtones
26May 8, 1982Karla Bonoff / Atlantic Starr
25May 1, 1982George Duke / A Taste of Honey
24Apr 24, 1982John Cougar Mellencamp / Ray Parker Jr.
23Apr 17, 1982Skyy / The All Sports Band
22Apr 10, 1982Nick Lowe / The B'zz
21Apr 3, 1982Deniece Williams / Player
20Mar 27, 1982Huey Lewis & the News / Greg Guidry
19Mar 20, 1982Buckner & Garcia
18Mar 13, 1982Sheena Easton / The Blasters
17Mar 6, 1982Chris Christian / Chubby Checker
16Feb 27, 1982Syreeta / Bob Welch
15Feb 20, 1982Henry Paul Band / ABBA (video)
14Feb 13, 1982Carl Carlton / Lulu
13Feb 6, 1982Jennifer Warnes / Kool & the Gang
12Jan 30, 1982Tom Wopat / Innocents
11Jan 23, 1982The Go-Go's / Stevie Woods
10Jan 16, 1982Del Shannon / Sneaker
9Jan 9, 1982Quarterflash / Tommy TuTone
8Jan 2, 1982Patti Austin
7Dec 26, 1981Rod Stewart / James Ingram
6Dec 19, 1981Christmas show: Jose Feliciano / Chilliwack
5Dec 12, 1981Smokey Robinson
4Oct 30, 1981American Bandstand's 30th Anniversary Special
3Oct 17, 1981Ronnie Milsap / David Frizzel & Shelly West
2Sep 19, 1981The Jacksons (music video)
1Sep 12, 1981Terri Gibbs / Richard Dimples Fields

Season 24

Number#AirdateNameStatus
47Sep 5, 1981Sugarhill Gang
46Aug 29, 1981Frankie Smith
45Aug 22, 1981Manhattan Transfer
44Aug 15, 198115-Aug-1981: no information available
43Aug 8, 198108-Aug-1981: no information available
42Aug 1, 1981The Village People
41Jul 25, 1981Lee Ritenour
40Jul 18, 198118-Jul-1981: no information available
39Jul 11, 198111-Jul-1981: no information available
38Jul 4, 198104-Jul-1981: no information available
37Jun 27, 198127-Jun-1981: no information available
36Jun 20, 1981John O'Banion / Get Wet
35Jun 13, 1981Bill Withers
34Jun 6, 1981Kim Carnes / Gary U.S. Bonds
33May 30, 1981Don McLean
32May 23, 1981Rick Springfield
31May 16, 1981Frankie & the Knockouts / Adam and the Ants
30May 9, 1981Bill Medley
29May 2, 198102-May-1981: no information available
28Apr 25, 1981Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio / Dr. Hook
27Apr 18, 1981Tribute to Paul Anka
26Apr 11, 1981Sister Sledge / Michael Damian
25Apr 4, 1981Teena Marie / Lakeside
24Mar 28, 1981Sheena Easton
23Mar 21, 1981Juice Newton
22Mar 14, 1981Jermaine Jackson
21Mar 7, 1981James Taylor and J.D. Souther
20Feb 28, 1981The Association
19Feb 21, 1981Loverboy / Rupert Holmes
18Feb 14, 1981A Taste of Honey / Phil Seymour
17Feb 7, 1981Firefall
16Jan 31, 1981George Burns / Susan Anton & Fred Knoblock
15Jan 24, 198124-Jan-1981: no information available
14Jan 17, 1981Rockpile
13Jan 10, 1981Kool & the Gang / John Cougar Mellencamp
12Jan 3, 1981Tierra
11Dec 27, 1980The Beach Boys
10Dec 20, 1980Connie Francis / Billy Burnette
9Dec 13, 1980Jimmy Hall
8Nov 15, 198015-Nov-1980 - no information available
7Oct 25, 198025-Oct-1980 - no information available
6Oct 18, 1980Irene Cara / Livingston Taylor
5Oct 11, 1980Oct. 11, 1980 - no information available
4Oct 4, 1980Alabama / Lacy J. Dalton
3Sep 27, 1980Molly Hatchet / Rob Hegel
2Sep 20, 1980The Spinners
1Sep 13, 1980Larry Graham / Benny Mardones

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