One Motown smash replaced another at No. 1 in the US on September 19, 1970, as Edwin Starr’s ‘War’ was succeeded by Diana’s ’Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.’
How the legendary soul imprint worked to make some of Martin Luther King Jr.’s most celebrated and inspiring speeches available on record.
Inspiring covers by everyone from The Beatles to Carpenters, The Marvelettes’ ‘Please Mr. Postman’ song put Motown on the map as a true cultural force.
The Holland-Dozier-Holland classic was first cut a month earlier — and got the thumbs down from Berry Gordy.
The follow-up to 'The Happening' was the first single by the group to be credited to Diana Ross and the Supremes.
The clip features Terrell along with Cindy Birdsong and Mary Wilson on the February 15, 1970 edition of the show.
'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.