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Today In Music History: 12/01/16

The guy that sang the song “Alone Again Naturally” Gilbert O’Sullivan turns 70 today and the incomparable Bette Midler is 71.

Who was the first rock ‘n’ roll artist to be pictured on the cover of LIFE magazine? 147 more words


Today In Music History: 08/22/16

Today in Music History starts in 1964, when Martha & The Vandellas released the single “Dancing In The Streets.”

On this day in 1970 Derek and the Dominos began work on their first and only studio album, “Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs.” The recording was done at a studio in Miami. 121 more words


You've Been in Love too Long - Martha Reeves and the Vandellas

Chart Position: 36

  • Lead vocals: Martha Reeves
  • Written and produced by William ‘Mickey’ Stevens, Ivy Joe Hunter and Clarence Paul
  • Backing vocals: Rosaland Ashford and Betty Kelly
  • Recorded in Detroit MI
Top 40 Records

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)