From over-easy grooves to gritty, energised instrumental funk, ‘Soul Limbo’ found Booker T And The MGs working at their peak.
‘My Thang’ may not come to mind instantly as one of James Brown's best-known tunes, but the riff and the groove are immediately familiar.
A new production about the life and times of Marvin Gaye opens in Florida.
Development has started on what is to be a Broadway musical stage production based on the story of Stax Records.
Smokey Robinson has confirmed the full track listing for his duets album ‘Smokey & Friends,’ now due for US release on August 19 on Verve.
Bernie Yeszin, the former Motown art director who designed many of the label’s famous album covers and created the iconic “M” logo, has passed away.
Gregory Porter was joined on stage by one of his idols, none other than Stevie Wonder, during his performance at the Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Monday.
Hear how Diana Ross was shot at getting pizza, the Motown movie, when Motown had to move from Detroit to LA, and much more, told by people who were there.
The Nation’s Favourite Motown Song ended with the revelation that the Tamla track that won the vote was… Marvin Gaye’s ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine’.
While some have branded Motown Records a music machine, there’s no denying it was a hit factory. See what how Hitsville, USA was born.
Scherrie Payne and Susaye Greene, two of the final line-up of the Supremes, are to perform live together tomorrow night (Saturday July 5).
It was a great Sunday for Stevie Wonder, who returned to the top 15 of the UK album chart & celebrated with a headline set at London’s Calling Festival.
From the archives of Motown and EMI Records comes an exhibition of rare and unseen photographs at the Proud Galleries in London & here are just a selection.
On 22 June 1963, Stevie Wonder appeared on the pop chart with the live Fingertips (Part 2), starting a chart run that extended through five decades.