Japanese Gentlemen Come to Soul Train

dex digital
Nov 20, 2014 · 5 min read
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0Ytic5OMfg

Now, ‘Tighten Up’ was very popular in Houston Texas, with Archie Bell and the Drells, …now, we are the number one, I think so.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uN7vm-k-AaA

Hi, everybody! We are YMO, from Tokyo, Japan! We don’t sightsee, we dance, you understand?

They also played another track that day, called ‘Firecracker.’

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yqoWryBLmNI
(see 0:11 in the video above)

Three years later, in 1983,

This record had come out a month before, and Barakan had picked up the 12 inch.
http://youtu.be/4Q4MTPL_naI?t=2m31s

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