Sunday, July 5, 2015

Dancin' to No. 1

This could be the start of something big -- and old.

Dancin' to No. 1

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This could be the start of something big -- and old.

Turns out all of the hype over the Dancin' On Air marathon Saturday was real: The 1980's dance show hit No. 1 with a bullet in the Nielson regional ratings among adults, women and men 25-54, 18-49 and even among the coveted 18-34 age bracket.

As I noted in last week's column, social media fueled this one. As soon as PHL 17 announced it would broadcast four vintage episodes on the show, Facebook and Twitter organized viewing parties and blew up with posts,  pictures and tweets which continued non-stop during the broadcast.

With that kind of success, I'd bet my Jellies that we'll get to see another Dancin' marathon soon. But remember, we need YOU to make it happen!

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