'Tear It On Down' was the final single to carry the name of Martha Reeves & the Vandellas.
Even as the trio were riding the Hot 100 with 'The Happening,' they unveiled an album of classic show tunes.
'The Happening' became the Motown trio's tenth US pop No.1 single in May 1967.
The less-remembered single peaked outside the Top 20 of both soul and pop charts in the US.
Within months of the great soul man's premature passing, the Motown trio paid tribute on disc.
The modern-day line-up of the Motown legends burnished their recorded legacy with their first new album in eight years.
With her first two hits already secured, anticipation was high for Springfield's album debut.
The newly solo Supreme charts with the album of her first TV special.
Rightfully known as the queen Supreme, the best Diana Ross songs reveal just how much the Motown icon achieved when she stepped out as a solo artist.
After many previous chart battles with The Beatles, the Motown trio unseated the Stones with 'Love Is Here And Now You're Gone.'
The story of Motown is also a story of female empowerment. Its finest female talents took opportunities – and risks – to help give women a spotlight.
TYA's first UK Top 10 album charted on February 22, 1969, with a title that captured the mood of the times.
On February 20, 1965, the new single by the Motown queens entered the Hot 100. Within five weeks, it was their next chart-topper.
The quartet's first 'Greatest Hits' album spent no fewer than 16 consecutive weeks in the UK Top 10.
By early 1974, White was dominating the charts in various guises, including as an orchestra leader, with 'Love's Theme.'