When you come up with a good idea, you dont have to do a whole lot. The idea does it for you.” ______________________________________________
#DonCornelius 🎂 created and hosted Soul Train, which spent more than 30 years on the air.
#DonCornelius, born September 27, 1936, started out in the insurance business before going to broadcasting school in 1966. He worked as a substitute radio DJ and on TV's A Black's View of the News before pitching his idea for a music television program aimed at young African Americans. #SoulTrain, inspired by American Bandstand, quickly became popular, and spent more than 30 years on the air.
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