The co-founder of the Miracles shares memories of life on the road and in the studio with Motown's first-ever signings.
Moving from the Motown label to the equally iconic Stax Records, ‘Kim Kim Kim’ found singer Kim Weston in her absolute prime.
“Motown is critical not only to the history of music in America, but also the history of America itself”
The releases are timed to coincide with the second run of Jackson’s 'Metamorphosis' residency in Las Vegas.
The new editions are being celebrated with Urban Legends' unveiling of a co-branded 'Chocolate City'-inspired recipe video.
Those who bought Jackie Wilson's Reet Petite single got to hear Jackie's version of a pre-World War I song, By The Light Of The Silvery Moon.
Minnie Riperton is best known for her single ‘Lovin’ You’, but the songs she recorded during her Chess years remain high points in her career.
Wonder, 69, revealed the news as he concluded his headline performance in the Barclaycard Presents British Summer Hyde Park concert series.
The album will feature 60 tracks from the company's culture-shaping history, in 3CD and digital formats as well as a shorter 2LP edition.
The new dates will follow Morrison’s two London shows at the Roundhouse as part of Inversions Festival.
Bartholomew helped shape the sound of R&B with his recording, writing and production for so many Crescent City artists.
Defining a whole style of music, its combination of legendary artists and timeless songs has made Stax one of the most iconic record labels in history.
Unafraid to tackle the big subjects, artists like Curtis Mayfield and Kendrick Lamar are as brave in their music as they are in their politics.
The award will be presented during the 19th annual BET Awards ceremony in Los Angeles on 23 June.
Erykah Badu’s soulful rendition of Squeeze’s 1981 hit ‘Tempted’ recorded exclusively for a Record Store Day release is now on streaming services.
With ‘Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song’, Melvin Van Peebles kick-started the Blaxploitation genre with a gritty movie and an equally baadasssss soundtrack.