Artist: Rolling Stones|
Confronting Bodies: Ed Sullivan Show
Date of Action: 1967
Specific Location: New York City
Description of Artwork: The Rolling Stones hit song "Let's Spend the Night Together".
Description of Incident: Ed Sullivan finds the chorus of the song, "Let's spend the night together", "objectionable."
Results of Incident: The group acquiesces, appearing on national television with the altered lyrics "Let's spend some time together."
Source: National Association of Artists Organizations