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.’
One of the greatest-ever sequences of musical creativity was in full flow in 1974.
‘It was pretty mind-blowing to hear something like Marvin Gaye‘s isolated vocals,’ said producer LOUALLDAY.
‘Let’s Get It On’ became the second of Marvin's three US pop chart-toppers.
The superstar vocalist's career was transformed by producers Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers.
A new documentary lifts the lid on the life of the American funk pioneer Rick James.
Remembering when Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell made beautiful music and topped the R&B chart for August 31, 1968 with ‘You’re All I Need To Get By.’
‘War’ was deemed a little too forthright to be a Temptations single, but Edwin made it a powerful message song and a huge hit.
Four mighty strings and 55 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
The group performed three songs from ‘Culture III.’
The project is available on all DSPs for the first time.
In the summer of 1963, young Stevie Wonder ruled the US charts with both the ‘Fingertips’ single and the album ‘The 12 Year Old Genius.’
The British singer-songwriter, keyboard player and guitarist ruled America in August 1988 with both the 'Roll With It' single and album.
Savage’s new project, ‘Water & Garri,’ is out August 20.
The song was a musical tour de force by the 23-year-old Motown genius, who survived a serious accident just after its release.