Where did the song Welcome back come from?

Welcome Back, Kotter
“Welcome Back” is a popular record that was the theme song of the 1970s American television sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter.

Who wrote Welcome Back Carter song?

John SebastianWelcome Back / LyricistJohn Benson Sebastian is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonicist. He is best known as a founder of the Lovin’ Spoonful, as well as for his impromptu appearance at the Woodstock festival in 1969 and a U.S. No. 1 hit in 1976, “Welcome Back”. Wikipedia

Why was the show called Welcome Back, Kotter?

He wrote a sentimental song about a teacher going back to his alma mater, i.e. “Welcome Back”. Originally the show was going to be called “Kotter”, but producers changed the name of the show after hearing Sebastian’s song, which became a #1 hit on Billboard!

What was the number one song on this day in 1976?

List of Cash Box Top 100 number-one singles of 1976

Issue Date Song Artist
February 21 “50 Ways to Leave Your Lover” Paul Simon
February 28 “Theme from S.W.A.T.” Rhythm Heritage
March 6 “Love Machine (Part 1)” The Miracles
March 13 “All by Myself” Eric Carmen

What was John Travolta’s famous line in Welcome Back, Kotter?

Freddie “Boom Boom” Washington : I’ll take that bet. Vincent ‘Vinnie’ Barbarino : [Vincent Barbarino said this, often, to other Sweat-Hogs, whenever someone angered him] Off my case, toilet-face! Vincent ‘Vinnie’ Barbarino : Hey! Up your nose with a rubber hoses!

What is the only TV show without a theme song?

Seinfeld also had no real theme song, only the music stings heard at the beginning and throughout any given episode. Although it was used in the ending credits, this song is considered the “theme song” of the show (the musical stings are basically snippets and variations of it).