The lyrics of 'Nightshift' united Gaye with another soul giant, Jackie Wilson, who had died just three months earlier in 1984.
The superstar vocalist's career was transformed by producers Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers.
The 1982 disc Stevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium has been newly restored to the vinyl format in a 2LP release by UMe and USM.
Everyone was saying 'Hello' to Commodore Lionel in 1983.
We honour the American studios which have sprinkled sonic stardust over many era-defining records from the past 60 years - the Top 10 US Recording Studios.
Cuba Gooding, Sr, former lead vocalist with 1970s hitmakers the Main Ingredient and father of Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding, Jr, died on 20 April, 2017.
When it came to a new song by Smokey Robinson, Mary Wells' departure from the Motown hierarchy was Brenda Holloway's gain.
Released on 6 March,1970, 'Psychedelic Shack' was the Temptations psychedelic album that completed their journey into a more experimental sound.
Ware also wrote for many of the leading names in the R&B world, including the Isley Brothers and Quincy Jones, and made many fine records in his own name.
Schroeder played significant roles in the early development of many UK artists and in the formative story of the Motown label in the UK.
Producer and label owner Harry Balk, a key figure in the careers of Del Shannon, Little Willie John, Rare Earth and others, died 3 December, 2016 at 91.
To mark the death of the Kingsmen's Jack Ely, uDiscover offers a score of wild and distinctive versions of the song . Enjoy ‘Louie Louie’ In 20 Takes.
The newly solo Supreme charts with the album of her first TV special.
'Don't Leave Me This Way' prompted Thelma's close-fought UK chart battle with Harold Melvin and the Bluenotes, but in the US, she won hands down.
The Humble Pie album Eat It was in and out of the UK charts in two weeks. In the US, it debuted on 24 March 1973 and spent five months on the...
William Guest, a founder member of Gladys Knight & the Pips whose harmonies were on all their memorable hits, passed away on Christmas Eve at 74.