CARPENTERS: FIRST TV SPECIAL - DVD - 1976
The Carpenters First TV Special was aired in
1976 on ABC TV. The theme of this first Carpenters special was Richard and Karen Carpenter themselves. It's a wonderful showcase of Richard and Karen Carpenter's music.
Hosts: Richard & Karen Carpenter
Guest Stars: John Denver, Victor Borge
Other Stars/Cameos: Olivia Newton-John, Howard Cosell, Al
Unser and Johnny Rutherford.
Songs Include: We've Only Just Begun / Top of the World /
Close to You (Spike Jones version) / Strike up the Band / Poems
Prayers & Promises / Medley: (Superstar-Rainy Days &
Mondays) / Through the Rye-Good Vibrations / Hits Medley '76