40 Years of Soul Train

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"You have 60 seconds..."

As emblematic as the Soul Train logo, the Scramble Board has remained a sacred component to the show for as long as its been on air. Failure to accurately unscramble the word in 60 seconds is the musical equivalent to failing the bar exam—and best believe it’s twice as humiliating.

 (Photo: Everett Collection)

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