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Video: Bette Midler – Married Men – SNL – 1979 – Plus Bonus Material


SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE - Episode 20 - Pictured: Musical guest Bette Midler performs on May 26, 1979 - Photo by: (Al Levine/NBC/NBCU
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE – Episode 20 – Pictured: Musical guest Bette Midler performs on May 26, 1979 – Photo by (Al Levine/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

The song came from the movie “The World Is Full Of Married Men” starring Tony Franciosa and Carroll Baker. The first release of the song was by Mick Jackson, followed by Bonnie Tyler, and then Bette Midler, all within a few months. “Married Men” was written by Dominic Bugatti, Frank Musker.


Married Men – SNL – 1979

Married Men – SNL – 1979

Posted by Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty on Friday, January 16, 2015
Bette Midler – Married Men – SNL – August 1979

Mick Jackson – Married Men – May 1979

Bonnie Tyler – Married Men – June 1979

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2 thoughts on “Video: Bette Midler – Married Men – SNL – 1979 – Plus Bonus Material

  1. Bette sang that song live, along with Tom Waits’ “Martha” on the final season SNL show in May of 1979. The last show with cast members John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd. That was, of course, Buck Henry, who recently passed away, introducing Bette.

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