The Temptations were at a crossroads with 1966’s ‘Gettin’ Ready’: producing dancefloor hits of the highest order while heading towards the future of soul.
Smokey Robinson is the latest guest to appear at the star-studded concert honouring late soul legend Aretha Franklin at Aretha! A Grammy Celebration.
Steve Winwood plays the organ, Ozzy Osbourne models a Christmas jumper and Smokey Robinson remembers a holiday Motown Revue.
The reissue marks the 45th anniversary of the score's original release by Motown.
During the phenomenally eventful years of 1965-67, the studio changed for musicians & producers from being a place of work to becoming a creative hub.
Politicians, preachers and pop stars gathered to pay tribute to "The Queen Of Soul" at the icon's funeral and "homegoing" celebration.
The late star's life and musical legacy will also be celebrated with a free concert at Detroit's Chene Park Amphitheatre on the eve of her funeral.
Remembering one of the last international stars of the original Motown empire.
On the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's death, Stevie Wonder and over 80 musicians, politicians and actors share their #DreamStillLives video.
The immortal soul landmark 'My Girl' by the Temptations, written by Smokey Robinson, is among 2018's new additions to the National Recording Registry.
Warren Pete Moore, singer with Smokey Robinson and The Miracles and a Motown songwriter of some repute has died aged 78 in Las Vegas
On 15 October 1966, the Four Tops raced to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Reach Out I’ll Be There.’
R&B figurehead D'Angelo has his seminal 1995 debut album Brown Sugar reissued in 2CD and digital deluxe editions from 25 August 2017 by Virgin/UMe.
Bobby Taylor, who had late 1960s success on Motown with the Vancouvers and was the first producer and early champion of the Jackson 5, died 22 July 2017.
Smokey Robinson and Brad Paisley are among the stars announced to launch the new $100 Million Arkansas Music Initiative in El Dorado in September 2017
Kiss member Paul Stanley is back in action with his side project Soul Station, to perform an intimate R&B revue at the Sayer’s Club in Hollywood.