Birthing some of the world’s greatest music, the history of New York’s Apollo Theater parallels “the evolution of black American...
After his massive success in 1974, Barry White started his next LP chart adventure with 'Just Another Way To Say I Love You,' which hit the Billboard pop chart on 12 April...
Abdul “Duke” Fakir, Claudette Robinson and Mary Wilson shared the stage to discuss Berry Gordy’s historic label.
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The track hits the top during the 40th anniversary of its original reign on that same chart.
The book celebrates the story and the iconic fashions of the Motown superstars, illustrated from Wilson's own unmatched collection.
Setting Rick James on the road to success, ‘Street Songs’ reflected the conflicting duality at the heart of his “punk funk” aesthetic.
The celebrated soul stars were recognised both in Montgomery and in Tuskegee, where they were formed.
On the ‘The Isaac Hayes Movement’, Hayes’ 1970 follow-up to ‘Hot Buttered Soul’, all roads lead to the reimagining of George Harrison’s masterpiece, ‘Something’.
From sorrowful mourning to polemical rage, the best Martin Luther King songs deal with the death of the civil-rights icon in moving, revelatory ways.
The group's brilliant vocal performance on another memorable Norman Whitfield/Barrett Strong composition climbed to No. 1.
A panel of Marvin Gaye experts, including his widow, Janis Gaye, hailed the “everlasting greatness” of a complex and contradictory artist.
To celebrate the Motown legend and the ‘Prince Of Soul’, the US Postal Service unveiled the Marvin Gaye Forever Stamp on what would have been his 80th birthday.
The mix includes the premiere of a new M+M mix of 'Funk Me' by John Morales.
Hailed as “the truest artist” Motown founder Berry Gordy has ever known, Marvin Gaye was an uncompromising force that defined soul music in the 70s.
The Commodores moved things up a notch, in commercial terms, as their self-titled fifth album made its chart debut on 2 April 1977.