(Saturday, September 8, 1973) — “Here I Am (Come and Take Me)” by Al Green peaked at #10 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks. It was Green’s sixth of eight top ten hits on the chart (1972-1988).
Video: 'TAS 1x01 'Beyond the Farthest Star' Trailer'
(Saturday, September 8, 1973, 10:30 a.m. EDT) — Star Trek: The Animated Series, an animated science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe following the events of Star Trek: The Original Series of the 1960s, debuted today on NBC-TV. It starred William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei and
Majel Barrett. Click here to watch the first full episode.
Video: 'Edgar Winter - Frankenstein (1973) The Midnight Special'
(Saturday, September 8, 1973, 1:00 a.m. EDT) — The Edgar Winter Group was among the performers on tonight’s episode of the late-night musical variety NBC-TV series The Midnight Special as hosted tonight by Mac Davis.