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Dick Clark Obituary

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012


Dick Clark dies at 82; he introduced America to rock ‘n’ roll



The music impresario whose ‘American Bandstand’ put rock music in the mainstream was also known to millions as a New Year’s Eve tradition.


By Geoff Boucher
Los Angeles Times
April 19, 2012


Dick Clark, the youthful-looking television personality who literally introduced rock ‘n’ roll to much of the nation on “American Bandstand” and for four decades was the first and last voice many Americans heard each year with his New Year’s Eve countdowns, died Wednesday. He was 82.


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