Soul Train is a Classic because he highlights an era that had so many entities involved with it in regards to human right struggles. The entertainment it provided to a hard working stuggling society provided many moments of exciting, and interesting classical R&B artists and their musical repertoires.
Everything about Soul Train tells today's world about a society that changed the world through it's music. From the highlights of the Jackson 5 to the Temptations and The Supremes; adding, Sly & The Family Stone and Issac Hayes (to name a few). The dances were for this generation but the style and the music is for everyone, always.