Top of the Pops - The Promos #2

Top of the Pops - The Promos #2
This is a list of the surviving promotional clips that were not filmed especially for TOTP but are confirmed to have been shown on various editions between 1964 and 1974.


Artist Song Title Date Type Comments
Elvis Presley Viva Las Vegas 08/04/1964 Film footage Paramount Pictures
The Beatles I Feel Fine 17/12/1964 Promo Intertel (Bicycle Version)
The Beatles Help! 15/04/1965 Film footage 'Help' Dartless Version
Bob Dylan Subterranean Homesick Blues 13/05/1965 Promo Alley promo
The Beatles Ticket To Ride 13/05/1965 Promo Intertel
Andy Williams Almost There 30/09/1965 Film footage Car ride
The Beatles We Can Work It Out 02/12/1965 Promo Intertel
The Beatles Daytripper 02/12/1965 Promo Intertel
Nancy Sinatra These Boots Are Made For Walking 07/02/1966 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Beatles Paperback Writer 02/06/1966 Promo Chiswick Version
The Lovin' Spoonful Summer In The City 04/08/1966 Promo
The Mamas & The Papas I Saw Her Again Last Night 18/08/1966 Promo Boutique Version
The Rolling Stones Have You Seen Your Mother Baby 06/10/1966 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Beach Boys Good Vibrations 10/11/1966 Promo Firemen Version
The Supremes You Keep Me Hanging On 22/12/1966 Promo Table Tennis Version
Spencer Davis Group I'm A Man 02/02/1967 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Beatles Strawberry Fields Forever 16/02/1967 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Beatles Penny Lane 16/02/1967 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Dubliners Seven Drunken Nights 27/04/1967 Promo Filmed by Peter Whitehead
The Monkees Alternate Title (Randy Scouse Git) 29/06/1967 Promo Pathe Footage
The Beatles All You Need Is Love 06/07/1967 Promo Our World footage
Spectrum Portobello Road 07/09/1967 Promo
The Move Flowers In The Rain 28/09/1967 Promo Filmed in a field
The Beatles Fool On The Hill 28/12/1967 Promo Film Footage
The Beatles Lady Madonna 14/03/1968 Promo Apple
Louis Armstrong What A Wonderful World 21/03/1968 TV Footage TV Concert Footage, BBC
The Rolling Stones Jumping Jack Flash 23/05/1968 Promo Decca
The Beatles Hey Jude 12/09/1968 TV Footage The Frost Show footage
The Beatles Revolution 19/09/1968 Promo Twickenham Promo
Glen Campbell Witchita Lineman 27/02/1969 Promo
The Beatles Get Back 17/04/1969 Promo Rooftop footage
The Beatles The Ballad Of John & Yoko 05/06/1969 Promo Promo as shown on Beat Club.
Plastic Ono Band Give Peace A Chance 10/07/1969 Promo Bed-In promo
Plastic Ono Band Cold Turkey 06/11/1969 Promo
Mark Hopkin Temma Harbour 29/01/1970 Promo Mixed footage/dancing (BBC)
Plastic Ono Band Instant Karma 05/02/1970 Promo On existing 05/02/70 show
Lee Marvin Wandrin' Star 19/02/1970 Film footage 'Paint Your Wagon'
The Beatles Let It Be 05/03/1970 Promo 'Let It Be'
Bob and Marcia Young Gifted And Black 02/04/1970 Promo Live footage
The Pipkins Gimmie Dat Ding 09/04/1970 Promo Vintage gangster film footage
Frank Sinatra My Way 14/01/1971 Concert Albert Hall footage, BBC
Clodagh Rodgers Jack In A Box 01/04/1971 TV Footage Cliff Richard Show, BBC
Ringo Starr It Don't Come Easy 22/04/1971 TV Footage Cilla in Scandinavia, BBC
Paul & Linda McCartney Heart Of The Country 24/06/1971 Promo RAM Promo
Paul & Linda McCartney Three Legs 24/06/1971 Promo RAM Promo
Slade Get Down And Get With It 05/08/1971 Promo Motorway promo
T.Rex Jeepster 18/11/1971 Promo 18/11/71 show,also Colour exists
Benny Hill Ernie (The Fastest Milkman in the West) 02/12/1971 Promo Common promo 'Milkman'
The Faces Stay With Me 06/01/1972 TV Footage 'Sounds For Saturday' BBC
Don McLean American Pie 17/02/1972 Promo Concert footage 'Girl Knitting'
New Seekers Beg Steal Or Borrow 24/02/1972 TV Footage Cliff Richard Show, BBC
Ringo Starr Back Off Boogaloo 06/04/1972 Promo Common Apple Promo
Jo Jo Gunne Run Run Run 27/04/1972 TV footage US Tv footage, at the BBC
Don McLean Vincent 22/06/1972 Promo Concert footage 22/06/72 show.
The Who Join Together 29/06/1972 Promo Twickenham promo
Donny Osmond Puppy Love 29/06/1972 Promo Concert promo
Hawkwind Silver Machine 13/07/1972 Promo Caravel Film - Concert footage
Alice Cooper Elected 12/10/1972 Promo Common Promo
The Shangri-las Leader Of The Pack 26/10/1972 Promo Animated Caravel promo
Chuck Berry My Ding-A-Ling 02/11/1972 TV Footage 'Sounds For Saturday' , BBC
Slade Gudbuy T'Jane 16/11/1972 Promo 'Optis' version
Little Jimmy Osmond Long Haired Lover From Liverpool 30/11/1972 Concert Footage Live.
Wings C' Moon 04/01/1973 Promo
Chuck Berry Reelin' & Rockin 08/02/1973 Tv Footage Sounds For Saturday, BBC
Alice Cooper Hello Hurray 01/03/1973 Promo  
Dawn Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree 05/04/1973 Promo Common Promo
Wings Live And Let Die 22/06/1973 Opening Titles Without Titles
David Bowie Life On Mars 13/07/1973 Promo Various footage, BBC
Dawn Say Has Anybody Seen..Sweet Gypsy Rose 17/08/1973 Promo
Bobby Goldsboro Summer (the First Time) 17/08/1973 Promo Beach promo
The Rolling Stones Angie 24/08/1973 Promo Common Promo
Rod Stewart Oh No Not My Baby 13/09/1973 Promo
Jackson 5 Skywriter 04/10/1973 Promo non artist promo
Ringo Starr Photograph 01/11/1973 Promo Not Complete
Marie Osmond Paper Roses 29/11/1973 Promo from 15/11/73 show
Wings  Helen Wheels 29/11/1973 Promo  
David Cassidy  Daydreamer 25/12/1973 Promo Gardens in Syon Park, London.
Charlie Rich The Most Beautiful Girl In The World 14/03/1974 Promo Common 'Piano' promo
The Carpenters Jambalaya (On The Bayou) 14/03/1974 Promo 'concert' promo
David Cassidy If I Didn't Care 30/05/1974 Promo Official promo shown on 'stewpot'
Johnny Bristol Hang On In There Baby 29/08/1974 Promo
Peters and Lee Rainbow 05/09/1974 Promo  
John Denver Annie's Song 13/09/1974 TV Footage USA footage
KC & The Sunshine Band Queen Of Clubs 13/09/1974 Promo Common promo
Andy Kim Rock Me Gently 27/09/1974 Promo Common promo
Rod Stewart You Can Make Me Dance..... 12/12/1974 Promo Shown on 'Pop Quiz'
Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes Get Dancing 12/12/1974 Promo from 12/12/74 show
Ringo Starr Only You 19/12/1974 Promo Common Promo

last update - september 2015