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Disco

'Y.M.C.A.,' The Sports Anthem About A Gay Cruising Spot...

October 20, 2020

Photo of DISCO; The audience performs the 'YMCA' dance with The Village People at the "ABC Disco Ball" at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, CA (Photo by Ama...

Marvin Gaye's 'Got To Give It Up:' Story And Facts Abou...

June 25, 2020

Marvin Gaye live at Royal Albert Hall, London. 1979 (Photo by David Corio/Redferns) When Marvin Gaye recorded "Got To Give It Up," he was joining the club -- ...

What Was 'Dance Fever?' Deney Terrio's Disco Showmanshi...

June 15, 2020

Every week from 1979 to 1987 Deney Terrio and Motion brought Dance Fever into the homes of people across the country. Created by Merv Griffin, the series was...

I Will Survive: Song Lyrics & Meaning To The Disco Anth...

March 10, 2020

Gloria Gaynor (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) Gloria Gaynor's hit "I Will Survive," released in 1978 and a #1 hit in 1979, is dramatic from the ...

Disco Demolition Night, 1979: When Fed-Up Rock Fans Exp...

July 12, 2019

Steve Dahl waves to the crowd during an anti-disco promotion at Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois, July 12, 1979. (Photo by Paul Natkin/Getty Images) Right: A 'D...

ABBA Conquers The World In The 1970s: How Swede It Was

June 6, 2019

1979: Swedish musical group ABBA performing on stage, (L-R:) Bjorn Ulvaeus, Agnetha Faltskog, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad sing while Benny Andersson plays the accordion....

1970s Disco Fashion: Bell-Bottoms And Boogie Shoes

January 25, 2019

When the disco craze hit in the 1970s, disco fashion was its sexy and outrageous look -- big shoes, bell bottoms, chest hair, and sparkles galore. To this day, it re...

The Charm Of The Jukebox… Keep An Eye Out Because They ...

October 6, 2018

Stephen Lapekas Student Stephen Lapekas (2R) playing a song on a juke box. (Photo by Stan Wayman/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) Jukeboxes have be...

Classic Studio 54 Photos From The Vault!

February 17, 2018

Studio 54, arguably the most famous club in the world, was located in New York City on, you guessed it, 54th street. It first opened its doors on April 16th, 1977 and stayed open ...

Pictures That Show Just How Crazy 1970s Disco Really Wa...

September 9, 2017

Disco clubs were all the rage throughout the 1970s and while all of them boasted similar music and decor only a few clubs became iconic and none were as legendary...

Roller Skating Was Crazy Awesome!

July 12, 2017

Roller skating has been around for decades. Its popularity may wax and wane like the moon, but it’s always around. The 1970s and 1980s are widely recognized as roller skating’s heyday. Ev...