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I'm Ready for Love - Martha and the Vandellas

Chart Position: 9

  • Lead vocals: Martha Reeves
  • Written by Holland-Dozier-Holland
  • Backing vocals: Betty Kelly, Rosalind Ashford, Andantes
  • Produced by Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier
  • Instruments: Funk Brothers…
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Top 40 Records

Dancing in the Street.

Martha and the Vandellas – Dancing in the Street (1964)

Dancing In The Street: Martha & the Vandellas, Van Halen, David Bowie & Mick Jagger

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Dancing In the Street, a terrific Motown dance tune from the mid-60s. We will start with the original version by Martha and the Vandellas, and then discuss covers of that song by Van Halen, and by David Bowie & Mick Jagger. 2,857 more words

Rock And Roll

Significant Songs (110)

(Love Is Like A) Heatwave

My liking for the sound of Tamla-Motown is no secret to any readers of this blog. From my first year at secondary school, through to today, I have always loved to be immersed in the magic of Motown. 238 more words

Nostalgia And Reflections