Solid Gold

(ended 1988)




Episode Guide

  • Season 8
    • Solid Gold Soul, Part 3
      Soul Artists Part 3 with performances by Michael Bolton("That's What Love is all About"), El DeBarge("Someone"), Expose("Come Go with Me"), James Ingram("Always"), Stacy Lattisaw("Nail it to the Wall"), Bobby Lewis("Tossin and Turnin"), Melba Moore & Freddie Jackson("A Little Bit More"), and Regina("Baby Love"). Comedy from Arsenio Hall.
    • Solid Gold Country
      Solid Gold Country
      Episode 25
      Country Gold with performances by Mac Davis, The Gatlin Brothers, Eddie Rabbitt, Kenny Rogers, Marie Osmond, T.G. Sheppard, and Dwight Yoakam.
    • Solid Gold Around the World
      Performances by a-ha ("Take on Me"); Air Supply ("The One That You Love"); Crowded House ("Don't Dream It's Over"); Men Without Hats ("Pop Goes the World"); and Billy Ocean ("Caribbean Queen").
    • Solid Gold Salutes the 70's
      A Salute to the '70s with performances by Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Captain & Tennille, Nicolette Larson, Dave Mason, Neil Sedaka, Bobby Sherman, Al Stewart, Three Dog Night("Liar"), and Bob Welch.
    • Solid Gold Soul, Part 2
      Soul Artists Part 2 with performances by Patti Austin, Freddie Jackson, Marlon Jackson, Kool and the Gang, Johnny Mathis, Melba Moore, and Wa Wa Nee.
    • Solid Gold Soul, Part 1
      Soul Artists Part 1 with performances by Chico DeBarge, Deja, The Fat Boys, Jermaine Jackson, The Manhattans, Smokey Robinson, Maurice White, and Deniece Williams.
    • Solid Gold Ladies of the 80's
      Marilyn introduces pre-taped performances from Belinda Carlisle(Heaven is a Place on Earth & I Get Weak); The Judds; Jody Whatley (Don't You Want me); Pia Zadora; Grace Jones; Crystal Gayle; Stacey Q. Comedy from Jeff Cesario.
    • Solid Gold Ladies of the 80's
      Marilyn introduces past performances from Anita Baker("You're the Best Thing Yet"), Bananarama("Kiss Him Goodbye"), Laura Branigan("Power of Love"), Expose("Point of No Return"), Anne Murray("On and On"), Tiffany("I Think We're Alone Now"), and Shanice Wilson("Baby Tell Me Can You Dance").
      Comedy from Brett Butlerand Nancy Parker.
    • Solid Gold Love Songs, Part 2
      Performers include Glen Campbell ("Still Within the Sound of My Voice"); Smokey Robinson ("Just to See Her"); and Jody Watley ("Looking for a New Love").
    • Solid Gold Love Songs, Part 1
      Performers include Dan Hill ("Can't We Try?"); Marlon Jackson ("Baby Tonight"); Billy Ocean ("Love Zone"); and Toto ("Could This Be Love?").
    • Solid Gold Salutes the 60's
      The performers include the Byrds ("Turn, Turn, Turn"); Lesley Gore ("It's My Party"); Ben E. King ("Stand by Me"); and Bobby Vinton ("Blue Velvet").
    • Solid Gold Rock N Roll
      Second of 2 shows featuring Rock 'n' Roll artists. Marilyn's guests include Carl Perkins ("Blue Suede Shoes"); ABC; Peter Frampton; Glass Tiger; Moody Blues; and John Waite.
    • Solid Gold Rock N Roll
      First of 2 shows featuring Rock N Roll Artists. All is previously shown material from earlier seasons. Marilyn's guests include Cutting Crew (Any Color); Great White; Greg Allman (I'm no Angel); Bo Diddley (Bo Diddley); Hooters (And We Danced); and Bob Geldof. Comedy from Jeff Cesario and George Wallace. Also featuring hula hoop champion Mat Plendl.moreless
    • Solid Gold in Concert #13
      Lisa Hartman is the guest host. Guests include the Jets (Rocket 2 U); Tiffany (Coulda Been); Martha Davis; KT Oslin; a flashback from 1961 with Bobby Lewis. Comedian Tom McKillan. A cameo from Frank Bank (Leave it to Beaver).
    • Solid Gold in Concert #12
      Guest Host Alan Thicke welcomes performers Laura Branigan (Power of Love)Marlon Jackson; Men Without Hats (Pop Goes the World); The Kane Gang (Motortown); a Flashback to 1971 from Hamilton, Joe , Frank & Reynolds (Don't Pull your Love). A cameo by Jo Ann Worley (Laugh In). Comedy from Nancy Parker.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #11
      Marilyn welcomes guests including Steve Wariner; Pia Zadora; Wa Wa Nee (Sugar Free); Deja (You and Me Tonight); Jellybean featuring Steve Dante; Tina Yothers; a flashback to 1959 featuring Frankie Avalon (Venus). Comedian Ritch Shydner. A cameo by Paul Peterson of the Donna Reed show.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #10
      Marilyn welcomes guests including Belinda Carlisle (Heaven is a Place on Earth); Chico Debarge; Dwight Yoakum; Pretty Poison (Catch me I'm Falling); German band "The Other Ones" (Holiday); Michael Bolton; a flashback featuring Bobby Sherman. Comedian George Wallace. A cameo by Barry Williams (Brady Bunch).
    • Solid Gold in Concert #9
      Marilyn welcomes guests including Natalie Cole; Cutting Crew(Any Colour); Tiffany (I think We're Alone Now); Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine (Betcha Say That); Earl Thomas Conley; a flashback featuring Firefall. A cameo by Anson Williams of Happy Days. Comedy from Diane Nichols and Mat Plendl.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #8
      Marilyn welcomes guests include Great White (Rock Me); Stevie Wonder (Part Time Lover); Donna Summer (All Systems Go); The Desert Rose Band; Swing Out Sister (Break Out); ABC (The Night you Murdered Love)a flashback from the Association. A cameo by Burt Ward of Batman.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #7
      Marilyn welcomes New Monkees (What I Want); Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine (Betcha Say That); The Jets (I do You); Debbie Gibson (Shake your Love); Sherman Hemsley (Eyes in the Dark); Juice Newton (Tell me True); and Timothy B Schmidt (Boys Night Out). A Flashback to 1980 with the Spinners (Working my Way back to You). A cameo by Adam Rich (Eight is Enough). Comedian Byron Allen.moreless
    • Solid Gold in Concert #6
      Marilyn welcomes Belinda Carlise (Heaven is a Place on Earth, I Get Weak); Go West (Don't look Down); Anita Pointer; The Forester Sisters(I Choose you Again); Glen Burtnick (Follow You); a flashback from 1975 with America. A cameo by Ron Palillo (Welcome Back Kotter).
    • Solid Gold in Concert #5

      Marilyn welcomes Lee Greenwood (If there's any Justice); Natalie Cole; Jellybean with Elisa Fiorillo; the Monkees(Every Step of the Way); the Fat Boys (Wipeout); The Charlie Daniels Band (Bottom Line); and a flashback from Paul Revere and the Raiders (Just Like Me). A cameo from Butch Patrick (Munsters).

    • Solid Gold in Concert #4
      Guest Host Alan Thicke welcomes Gregg Allman; Sawyer Brown; Jonathan Butler; Tiffany (I think we're alone Now) and a flashback from Nicolette Larson (Lotta Love). Vic Tayback (Alice) makes a Cameo.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #3
      Guest host Lisa Hartman welcomes Jody Whatley; Cutting Crew ("I've Been In Love Before"); Ana; The Judds; and a flashback from Chad and Jeremy ("Summer Song"). Plus, a cameo from Dawn Wells of Gilligan's Island.
    • Solid Gold in Concert #2
      Marilyn welcomes guests Donna Summer (Dinner with Gershwin); Glen Campbell; The Whispers (Rock Steady); John Waite; Flashback from Gary Puckett. A cameo from Peter Graves.
    • Solid Gold in Concert Debut
      "From Paramount Studios in Hollywood California" The 8th season Solid Gold in Concert begins with a new format and host Marilyn McCoo with Music reporter Nina Blackwood. Guests include Atlantic Starr ("One Lover at a time", "I'm in Love"); Dan Hill ("Can't we Try"); Dwight Yoakum("Little Ways"); Eddie Money("We Should be Sleeping"); DeBarge("Dance All Night"); Danny Wilson("Mary's Prayer"); a Flashback from Strawberry Alarm Clock ("Incense & Peppermints"). Comedy from Ritch Shydner. A special performance by Christopher. A cameo by Donna Douglas of the Beverly Hillbillies.moreless
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