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Today's song from my subconscious

This song actually came into my head a couple of days ago but I had not had the chance to post until now.



Suave is an R&B singer from Los Angeles, California. Born on February 22, 1966, he went on to hit the American top 40 charts with a cover of The Temptations’ “My Girl” in 1988. 10 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

Saturday Matinee - The Temptations & Edwin Starr, Eric Burdon & War, and Seasick Steve

Edwin Starr lip-synched the classic song “War” in 1969. Good God, y’all. Originally recorded by The Temptations, their version was squelched and re-recorded with Starr on vocals. 96 more words


The Way You Do the Things You Do

A classic brain-child song of Smokey Robinson’s. This song was written on the road, no less, as Smokey as his co-hort made light-hearted exchanges regarding pick-up lines. 386 more words


It Was The 3rd of September

Does anyone remember the oldie but goodie, Papa Was A Rolling Stone, from The Temptations? Well, it starts off, “It was the 3rd of September, that day I’ll always remember”. 140 more words


The Temptations

The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s. Known for their choreography, distinct harmonies, and flashy wardrobe, the group was highly influential to the evolution R&B and soul music. 44 more words


Love is Gonna Get Ya!

One of the great delights of listening to pop music is finding weird juxtapositions between music and lyrics.  They can sneak up on you, the strangenesses of pop lyrics; they can strike you the first or hundredth time you listen to a song. 391 more words