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Motown left Detroit a long time ago, but the record company who gave us Diana, Marvin, Smokey & Stevie continues to exert a huge influence on popular music.
There are streets in Macon Georgia are named after musicians including Little Richard and Duane Allman
Lucky Stevie Wonder fans in North America will be able to see him perform his 1976 double album ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’ on an 11-city tour from November.
Details have just been confirmed of the UK liaisons between Mary J Blige and Emeli Sandé, Sam Smith and others, on her upcoming ‘The London Sessions.’
3rd episode in our Motown series concentrates on the man who ran Motown Records, the legendary Berry Gordy. Employees & artists recall their memories of him
Is the Temptations’ story coming to Broadway? The history of the famous group could be following the Motown musical onto the Great White Way.
On August 25, 1973, Diana Ross had a new No. 1 on the R&B chart with the record we present as our Rediscovered Gem: Touch Me In The Morning.
There was another guest spot for Stevie Wonder on August 17, as the Motown legend played on stage with jazz-rock pioneer Chick Corea.
The 50th anniversary of the Supremes' first of 12 No. 1 US singles in just five years, with our latest Rediscovered Gem, ‘Where Did Our Love Go.’
The Commodores were on a Natural High 37 years ago, with the album of that name, and its signature No. 1 ballad, ‘Three Times A Lady.’
Lionel Richie's rich pickings on the road land him on Billboard’s Hot Tours chart with two Canadian shows grossing $1.1 million.
Early ‘80s Motown signing Gene Van Buren, who worked at the label with Berry Gordy’s late sister (and Marvin Gaye’s ex-wife) Anna, is back
Smokey Robinson and Elton John’s duet version of ‘The Tracks Of My Tears' is available to listen to in full. Smokey & Elton talk about each other here.
Hot on the heels of the Marvin Gaye show and ‘Motown The Musical,’ Chicago is playing host to another new stage presentation based on the Marvelettes.
We mark the third anniversary of Amy Winehouse's death by remembering her final recording.