Sol Lake -- who provided Alpert "The Lonely Bull" and "Mexican Shuffle" returns, and this time he has custom-made the upbeat and, above all, catchy trio of "Green Peppers," "Bittersweet Samba," and "El Garbanzo." Allen Toussaint's title composition "Whipped Cream" garnered significant attention, but not as a chart hit.

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, died Tuesday of a heart attack in his Mill Valley, CA home. Lange hosted the game show for more than a decade after it debuted in 1965, and over those years played host to contestants including Michael Jackson, Steve Martin, Farrah Fawcett and Arnold Schwarzenegger competing for the right to win a date by answering questions that were intended to illicit PG-13 responses well before there was such a thing as PG-13.

Whipped Cream was used as the main theme song, and The Spanish Flea was the 'bachelor' music. v=glance Found something else: THE DATING GAME (1978-80)-Chuck Barris Main theme Closing theme ("Little Rosie") THE DATING GAME CUES (1968-74)-Herb Alpert: Bachelorette intro music ("Whipped Cream") Bachelor intro music ("Spanish Flea") Date intro music ("Lollipops and Roses") https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herb_Alpert "Ask Fun Trivia" strives to offer the best answers possible to trivia questions.

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1965-1999 Spiel: "From (the Chuck Barris stages in) Hollywood, (California,) the dating capital of the world... " 1973-1974 Spiel: "Tonight on The New Dating Game, you'll meet (insert bachelors/bachelorettes). Now here's the host of The New Dating Game, JIM LANGE!

And (now,) (here's) the star of the Dating Game/our show (and your host), JIM LANGE/ELAINE JOYCE/CHUCK WOOLERY!

The bandleader/trumpeter was joined by Tonni Kalash (trumpet), Robert Edmondson (trombone), Pat Senatore (bass), John Pisano (guitars), Lou Pagani (piano), and Nick Ceroli (drums).

Ostensibly, the personnel wasn't a primary consideration as Alpert and company had already begun making serious inroads on the pop music scene.

When all said and done, the dating couple went out on a dream vacation which was paid by the producers.

Occasionally, the bachelor would ask questions to three bachelorettes.

Early in the series run, additional Alpert offerings were also incorporated as incidental music: "Spanish Flea," as the bachelors were being announced, "Lollipops and Roses," when the lucky winners were being told where they would be spending their date, and both "Ladyfingers" and "Lemon Tree" were in rotation as contestants mulled over their answers.