ok, so pbs raised us 80s babies. sesame street. mister rogers. pinwheel! but reading rainbow was my favorite. who knew that ms. chaka khan was the voice behind the theme song? i youtubed it and after all these years, still knew all the words. ha!
and if you're truly too young to remember the show, reading rainbow was a show that featured stories centered around a children's book. it had a helluva run from 1983 to 2006. levar burton was the host and recently said that he is considering doing webisodes of an adult version of reading rainbow.
here's chaka singing the theme song ...
click on the music player at the bottom of the screen to mute the background music.