1972: Ike and Turner Live on Soul Train, “Proud Mary”

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In his introduction for the dynamic soul duo, Soul Train’s host Don Cornelius did not fail to note: “We’re about to witness what big is all about. The names of the people I’m about to introduce are so big they’ve become what you might call household words since their beginning in St. Louis twelve years ago.”

Don Cornelius, host of Soul Train
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