Stevie Wonder was something of a novelty artist at the time -- a 12-year-old blind harmonica player who could sing the blues! -- but his take on the jazz instrumental, recorded in June 1962 during a Motown package tour stop in Chicago, proved that he could work a crowd as well as his idol Ray Charles. What you're hearing is actually the second half of a performance; Part 1 was the A-side, and.
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THE SONGS. THE SOUND. THE STORY. Motown follows the story of Berry Gordy and the creation of Motown Records. The story begins on the evening of the 25th anniversary of the music records empire in 1983, with Berry reflecting upon his journey so far and career.Read More
As Shakespeare probably wrote, if music be the food of love, play Motown. Whether it’s Valentine’s Day, a special occasion, a girls’ night in, or just something to make you happy day to day, the.Read More
The music of Motown continues to be a mainstay even in 2017 on wedding playlists all over Charleston. Depending on your selections, multiple vibes can be created by adding some of these Motown tracks into your wedding playlist.Read More
Motown often utilized the same core session musicians on their records, which helped lay the Motown sound's basic rhythmic foundation of bouncing bass and echoing drums. But their arrangements were frequently lush and elaborate, adding strings, horns, woodwinds, piano, extra percussion, or whatever else might enhance the music's urbane stylishness.Read More
Browse the top motown tracks to find new music and discover artists. Listen online to motown music for free at Last.fm.Read More
Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage. A s surely as Atlantic was the greatest independent record company of the Fifties, Motown was the greatest of the Sixties. As one after another of the.Read More
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Motown Gold: The 1970s - Various Artists on AllMusic.Read More
The 1963 hit “Heat Wave” by Martha and the Vandellas was one of the first songs to exemplify the style of music later termed as the “Motown Sound”. 41. Between 1962 and 1966, Smokey Robinson was one of the major songwriters and producers for Motown, penning many hit singles for Mary Wells, the Temptations, Marvin Gaye and the Marvelettes.Read More
Book: Berry Gordy, based on his book, “To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown” Script consultants: David Goldsmith, Dick Scanlan Music and lyrics: Motown catalog; additional.Read More
Live on stage it is the music of the Temptations, Diana Ross and The Supremes, Four Tops, Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, Lionel Richie, Martha Reeves, Isley Brothers and scores more. The best live Motown tribute concert show boasts: a superbly-choreographed cast, 36 million-selling hits, dozens of dazzling costume changes, that.Read More