I think the ABC promo that you're referring to came from the song
"You're Still The One" by the group Orleans.
Corey Bailey Audio Engineering
On 2/21/2019 2:20 PM, Richard L. Hess wrote:
> Hi, Paul,
> Was this the same song that ABC Television turned into the
> "You're the 1" promotion? I can't look for it, but I may have a copy
> of that somewhere. I recall a silver/chrome pin in the shape of a big
> "1" and a black "abc" meatball on it.
> On another note, is this the Mike Settle who wrote "Settle Down" and
> Judy Collins recorded it on "Judy Collins/3?"
> On 2019-02-21 3:53 p.m., Paul T. Jackson wrote:
>> Doing a piece of memoir, I looked up a former acquaintance, the
>> composer Mike Settle, and found this:
>> "In 1971 Settle sang lead on a song which was distributed as a
>> cardboard cut-out record (version #2) attached to the back of
>> hundreds of thousands Post
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post_Cereals> Sugar Crisp
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sugar_Crisp> cereal boxes: "You Are
>> The One" by the Sugar Bears
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sugar_Bear#Musical_group>, a studio
>> project involving Settle, producer Jimmy Bowen
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Bowen>, Kim Carnes
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim_Carnes>, Baker Knight
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baker_Knight>, and others. An album,
>> /Presenting the Sugar Bears/, and three singles were released on Big
>> Tree Records <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Tree_Records>, with
>> "You Are The One" eventually peaking at #51 on the Billboard
>> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billboard_(magazine)> pop chart in
>> April 1972.^ <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Settle#cite_note-4>
>> I'm wondering if any on ARSC collected such cardboard recordings?
>> Paul Jackson