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Motown Women

I once read that Berry Gordy, Jr. groomed Mary Wells to be the female Motown superstar, and that Diana Ross was just an afterthought. So much for best-laid plans. 789 more words

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Just Can't Get Enough Pt. 12

“All right now, for all you boppers out there in the big city, all you street people with an ear for the action, I’ve been asked to relay a request from the Grammercy Riffs. 407 more words

Just Can't Get Enough

Haiku; Homage To The Girl Groups

“Walls of sound backed by – session wrecking crews made the – sixties girl groups great”

Song of the Day - 3/4/15

Taking it back to Motown for today’s Song of the Day.

“Nowhere to Run” – Martha and the Vandellas – Dance Party – 1965

Tunes

CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH MOTOWN AND MO!!

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN MS. MARTHA REEVES….

Martha Rose Reeves (born July 18, 1941 in Eufaula, Alabama) is an American R&B and Pop singer and former politician, and was the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha and the Vandellas. 931 more words

Nostalgic

Musical Monday: Happy Birthday Michigan!

Today is Michigan’s 178th Birthday! A Big Happy Birthday High Five to the Mitten! In celebration of the Mitten’s birthday (and the fact that I went to the Motown Museum this weekend) today’s Musical Monday is going to be a few of my favorite Motown songs by artists born right here in the Mitten. 145 more words

Musical Monday

1972 Six-Fifty Ticket Stub- Exile on Main Street Tour- Rolling Stones Concert

Another Era.  Captured in music. 1972.

and a memory of a great concert EXILE on Main Street featuring the ROLLING STONES at the no-longer-existent Civic Arena. 33 more words

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