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Top hits of 1973 - Marvin Gaye

Continuing with the list of top hits of 1973. The great Marvin Gaye, with Let’s get it on.

Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) 252 more words

July 22 - Motown's Black Day In July

The “Summer of Love” wasn’t all love and peace unfortunately. On this day in 1967, Motown Records shut down its door and studios for nine days due to widespread rioting in Detroit. 202 more words

Music History

All Aboard the Freedom Ride of your Rock&Roll Life ~ Bus Stop Poets

The wide range of musical resonance incorporates a multitude of different factors. To be truly recognized as legendary, groups must include originality, compelling lyrics, differentiating processes and killer stage presence. 735 more words

Music Static

Great footage of a very young Stevie Wonder performing this classic:  Uptight (Everything’s Alright) (1965) HD 0815007 – YouTube

One thing for sure, Stevie Wonder is much more than an average guy. Enjoy.

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Motown Museum Reopens After 4-Month Closure

DETROIT (AP) — Get ready, because the Motown Museum is back in business.

The Detroit building where Berry Gordy Jr. built his music empire reopened its doors to the public on Wednesday. 342 more words

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Let's Take A Moment Day 114

Hi everyone.  Hope you are all well and continue to stay that way during this global health crisis we are facing.  But in addition to protecting your physical wellness, what are you doing to stay mentally healthy today? 194 more words

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Things That I Love About America: Rock and Soul Music of the 1950s and 1960s

During the Fourth of July I try to recount some of the things that I love about this country. One of the things that I love about this country is the rock and soul music of the 1950s and 1960s. 286 more words