American music and entertainment icon Dick Clark, who died Wednesday, is shown through the years.
In this Jan. 24, 1993 file photo, singer Michael Jackson and American Music Awards executive producer Dick Clark go over the script during rehearsals for The American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
In this 1957 file photo, Dick Clark is seen surrounded by fans during a television broadcast of "American Bandstand."
In this 1973 file photo released by ABC, Dick Clark presents the Rock and Roll Year -- a musical portrait of the 1950s and 1960s on the ABC television network in a series of five specials.
This July 26, 1960 file photo shows Dick Clark and Barbara Mallery with their son, Richard, 3, in their home near Philadelphia.
In this 1974 file photo originally provided by ABC-TV, "American Bandstand" host Dick Clark is shown.
Dick Clark selects a record in his station library in Philadelphia in this file photo. Clark, the television host who helped bring rock `n' roll into the mainstream on "American Bandstand," died Wednesday of a heart attack at age 82.
Dick Clark hosts the New Year's eve special from New York's Times Square.