An introduction to Sherman McDaniels, host of Sherman's Showcase; John Legend provides a history of the Showcase from Sherman's parentage to the origin of the show, including highlights of the show's run from 1972 to the present day.
Host, Nigel Lythgoe introduces the dancers of Sherman's Showcase and shares significant moments in the series, including marriages between dancers, dancer-based controversies, and the show's only robotic dancer, the Funk-A-Tron 2000.
Host Morris Day documents the rise and fall of iconic pop star, Charade, from his discovery through his historic 2007 comeback.
Sherman reflects on his many haters over the decades with a look at the rivalries and feuds of the Showcase; turns out, genuine friendship is a rare commodity in showbiz, especially if you're talking about frenemies John Legend and Common.
Host Mary J. Blige introduces some of the female artists who used Sherman's Showcase as a launchpad for their careers; performances include an unusual rap battle, a black girl magic act, and a performance by Mary.
A very '90s episode of Sherman's Showcase from July 8, 1995; Sherman's producer called it "the single best episode in the history of the show"; performers include Big Freddy Payne, a go-go band and a trailer for a movie about Montell Jordan.
An aging punk singer explores the many different white artists who have performed on Sherman's Showcase; Sherman used his show as a platform to try and bridge the racial gap; sometimes it worked, sometimes it was awkward.