From subversive subject matter to affairs of the heart, the best female songwriters are often the most insightful, as this list proves.
'Your Precious Love' was written, just like the pair's ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,' by the rising team of Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson.
Motown’s story is often told by the superstars who helped define the company’s sound, but that doesn’t tell the whole story.
The 1968 album 'Dusty...Definitely' was the first to be co-produced by the singer herself.
Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell's hit inspires our Motown duets playlist.
Remembering when Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell made beautiful music and topped the R&B chart for August 31, 1968 with ‘You’re All I Need To Get By.'
Once again, the siblings' ongoing collaboration with producer Quincy Jones proved unbeatable.
'Tear It On Down' was the final single to carry the name of Martha Reeves & the Vandellas.
Tammi left us at a tragically young 24, but her elegant vocals live on.
Everyone knows the heavy-hitting classics, but Motown’s output was so good there are tons of overlooked 70s albums you need to know.
Airing on US TV network PBS, 'Great Performances' presenting 'Grammy Salute To Music Legends' will honour Nina Simone, The Velvet Underground in 2017
Caroline International and SoulMusic.com Records are delving deep into soul history with reissues by Stephanie Mills, Tavares, Valerie Simpson and Tavares.