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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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
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
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