Wednesday, November 24th, 2021

‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ YouTube Channel Spotlights Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

Ahead of The 36th annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, The Ed Sullivan Show’s YouTube channel is spotlighting a collection of former show guests who went on to be inducted in the Hall of Fame themselves with a stacked playlist of appearances. The ceremony airs Saturday, November 20 via HBO and HBO Max at 8 p.m. The Ed Sullivan Show Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductees playlist features 55 videos of iconic performances from the classic series’ 23-year primetime run, encapsulated between 1948 and 1971. The videos highlight iconic performances from James Brown, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lewis, Marvin Gaye, The Beatles, The Byrds, Bobby Darin, The Animals, The Jackson 5 and more.

Among the inductees of 2021 is Tina Turner, who electrified rock’n’roll and soul both with Ike & Tina Turner Revue and as a prolific solo artist. The explosive duo made such enduring hits as “River Deep–Mountain High,” “Proud Mary” and “Nutbush City Limits.” Here they are performing “Proud Mary” on The Ed Sullivan Show on January 11, 1970.