'Dancing In The Street' is the perfect Motown dance record: it's infectious and features great musicians playing their socks off.
The song turned out to be the end of a US pop crossover story that had begun eight years earlier.
On 9 October 1971, ‘Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler),' the latest 45 from the immortal 'What's Going On' album, bowed on the US pop and R&B charts.
In the summer of 1976, the band were on a strange lap of honour.
The Holland-Dozier-Holland classic was first cut a month earlier — and got the thumbs down from Berry Gordy.
Remembering one of the last international stars of the original Motown empire.
Alongside his fellow Funk Brothers, he helped weave the very fabric of Tamla Motown’s imposing and infectious sound.
Deft footwork was required to get 'It's The Same Old Song' into stores on 9 July 1965.
His first singles chart appearance captured the improvised, call-and-response electricity between Stevie and a Chicago crowd.
'Come And Get These Memories' embodied the Berry Gordy had been looking for.
She left us at a tragically young 24, but her elegant vocals live on.
The Detroit landmark celebrates its founder and former Motown Records senior VP.
On the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's death, Stevie Wonder and over 80 musicians, politicians and actors share their #DreamStillLives video.
On Smokey Robinson’s 18th birthday, 19 February 1958, his first single with the Miracles was released, and a great career began with an answer record.
Edwin Starr, probably one of the most underestimated soul singers, and one of the nicest guys in the business, was born on 21 January 1942 in Nashville.