On 14 January 1970 in Las Vegas, Diana Ross appeared in concert as a member of the Supremes for the final time.
It was the friendliest of pop contests: Motown royalty against Liverpool superstars, and both of them won.
In the golden era of the Temptations, Kendricks' light, acrobatic voice was the perfect foil for the gritty tones of the equally brilliant David Ruffin.
The new hub offers 'Classic Christmas', 'Motown Christmas' and 'Modern Pop Christmas playlists, with a wealth of choice.
Among the artists featured in the visually stunning series are the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, the Four Tops and the Temptations.
For the perfect soundtrack for a festive get-together, the Motown Christmas playlist features the best Motown Christmas songs from the legendary label.
A generous offering for the holidays, the ‘A Motown Christmas’ album includes seasonal classics from Stevie, Smokey, The Supremes and Jackson 5.
Remembering when Motown’s most successful female act and the label’s biggest male group came together on album.
The stirring ballad became the group's second Motown, and third overall, R&B No. 1.
‘I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus’ first appeared on the 'Jackson 5 Christmas Album', released in October 1970.
The much-loved ‘My Favorite Things’ originally features in the 1959 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, 'The Sound of Music'.
At 1968's Royal Command Performance at the London Palladium, the Supremes played for the British Royal Family.
The group performed their new Holland-Dozier-Holland song on 'The Ed Sullivan Show,' but it peaked at No. 9 in the US.
'I Know There's Something Going On,' from the Collins-produced 'Something Going On' album, gave the singer a US top 20 solo hit.
A song doesn’t have to have a message in order to change society. Race relations, gender equality and identity politics have all been shaped by music.