Legendary groups The Supremes, Martha & The Vandellas and The Marvelettes are well known, but there are many female Motown stars you need to know.
The first queen of Motown followed her opening R&B No. 1 with a second soul chart-topper in a row.
The best Motown songs are timeless soul classics that capture everything it means to be in love, to suffer heartbreak – and to want to dance with abandon.
Some of the finest recorded work by one of the most distinguished British writer-performer-producers of them all.
When it came to a new song by Smokey Robinson, the departing Mary Wells' loss was Brenda's gain.
We present 50 songs that were part of rhythm and blues heritage but which didn’t fully find a mainstream audience until they were remade.
'Their First LP' included some of the SDG's covers as well as originals by the group and Steve Winwood.
UMC have announced the physical 4CD release of Motown Unreleased 1966 which includes cassic tracks and songs from the label's vault
Due for release on 26 May, and featuring Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrel, ‘The Motown 7s Box: Volume 4’ features another 14 rarities from the vaults.
When it came to a new song by Smokey Robinson, Mary Wells' departure from the Motown hierarchy was Brenda Holloway's gain.
Gilles Pétard gives uDiscover a unique insight into Motown’s French invasion of 1965 and the Motortown Revue In Paris box set.
This year’s Ponderosa Stomp in New Orleans will feature appearances by early Motown stars Mable John and Brenda Holloway, plus Irma Thomas and more.
The vital presence of women of soul in the history of R&B, from Nina Simone to Jessie Ware, is commemorated in the new UMC compilation ‘Soul Sisters.’
On the Hot 100 of November 4, 1967, Brenda Holloway hit No. 39 with ‘You’ve Made Me So Very Happy,' little knowing it would be her final top 40 showing.
In June 1974, Motown’s Canadian artist R. Dean Taylor was starting a month in the top five of the UK singles chart with 'There’s A Ghost In My House'.