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  2. Tuesday, August 12
    5:00 PM ET/PT on VH1
    6:00 PM ET/PT on VH1
  3. Friday, August 01
    2:15 PM ET/PT on VH1
  4. Friday, August 01
    3:20 PM ET/PT on VH1
  1. This 5 hour show will carry on the tradition established by VH1's highly successful "100 Greatest" specials featuring the top artists, women, songs and albums of popular music. This series combines artist interviews, photos and......  Read Full Episode Summary »

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  1. This 5 hour show will carry on the tradition established by VH1's highly successful "100 Greatest" specials featuring the top artists, women, songs and albums of popular music. This series combines artist interviews, photos and performance footage to tell the story of these controversial moments, from the assasination of John Lennon and Sinead O'Connor tearing up a photo of the Pope to Madonna's "Sex" book and Ozzy Osbourne biting the head off of a live dove. Includes #100 - Wendy O'Williams arrested for obscenity; #99 - Elvis meests Nixon; #98 - David Crosby, Sperm donor; #97 - Screamin' Jay Hawkins fathers over 50 kids; #96 - BJORK attacks reporter; #95 - Gram Parson's corpse kidnapped; #94 - Fan struck by lighting; #93 - Death of Karen Carpenter; #92 - Homeless man impersonates KISS drumer; # 91 - Stevie Wonder's near fatal car accident ; #90 - MC Hammer bankrupt; #89 - DEF Leppard drummer loses arm; #88 - Cat Stevens condemns rushdie; #87 - Madonna's "Like a Prayer" condemned by church; #86 - Geto boy shot in eye; #85 - Whitney Houston misses oscars; #84 - Campaign to deport John Lennon; #83 - Marilyn Manson becomes priest in church of Satan; #82 - Boy George on heroin; #81 - The WHO explode on TV.

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