This year, the highly-feted event will present more than 1000 musicians in over 150 performances across its 3 days.
Inspiration for 'I Second That Emotion' struck when Smokey was out shopping with his friend and fellow writer Al Cleveland.
The sibling duo liked Strawberry Letter 23 so much that one of them went down the aisle to the Shuggie Otis original.
George Harrison, Marvin Gaye, Berry Gordy and Tom Petty are among the nominees for induction at the 2016 Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The Smokey Robinson tribute concert at the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Music Masters series in November will feature three fellow former Motown stars.
A November 15 gala will provide a new salute to the great Quincy Jones, with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's Herbie Hancock Humanitarian Award.
On 11 December 2015, Amy Winehouse’s entire back catalogue will be released as the career-spanning Amy Winehouse: The Collection
'Beauty Is Only Skin Deep' became the third of four consecutive R&B No. 1s for the Emperors of Soul.
Bar-Kays co-founder Ben Cauley, who died Sept 21, connects Otis Redding, with whom the Bar-Kays toured, and Keith Richards, on whose new album he appears.
The artist they called the first lady of Motown scored her first R&B No. 1 with 'You Beat Me To The Punch.'
One Motown smash replaced another at No. 1 in the US on 19 September 1970, as Edwin Starr’s ‘War’ was succeeded by Diana's 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough.'
Stevie Wonder's appearance as James Corden’s latest ‘Carpool Karaoke’ guest is resulting in spectacular new numbers for his music catalogue.
'You Can't Hurry Love' had the working title ‘This Is Where I Came In,’ before Holland-Dozier-Holland found the lyric they wanted.
We remember a great collaboration between giants of blues and soul, and the late and great B.B. King’s 1970s connection with Stevie Wonder.
Stevie Wonder is playing three free pop-up performances in US cities today: Washington DC, Philadelphia and in Central Park, New York tonight.
Denver roots frontman Nathaniel Rateliff and his band the Night Sweats release their self-titled album on Friday (21), on Stax domestically and via UMGI.