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Radio Feedback: Berry Gordy’s Surprising First Hit

Hint: It wasn’t a Motown song!

03/25/2014

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Check Out This Shockingly Amazing Motown Tribute to Nickelback

“The description of this band should be self-evident,” says the Facebook for a Motown tribute band to one of the worst/best/worst/hate to love/ love to hate bands in the world–Nickelback. Wait, what? A New York […]

03/27/2013

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The Temptations’ Richard Street Dies At 70

Richard Street, a former member of The Temptations and Motown singer, died early Wednesday morning (Feb. 27) in a Las Vegas hospitcal of a pulmonary embolism, reports CBS Detroit. He was 70. Street served in […]

02/28/2013

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Meet Drummer Charles Connor Saturday 2/9 At Santa Monica Civic Auditorium!

There once was a fella from New Orleans who said “rhythm and blues had a baby, and they named it rock N’ roll.” If you’d like to meet the man behind this statement, then it […]

02/09/2013

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From Fleetwood Mac To Motown, Aaron Neville To Zeppelin: 15 Reasons 2013 Will Rock

2012 saw the return of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Aerosmith and (sort of) Led Zeppelin. 2013 promises lots of great albums, films and tours from some of music’s greatest legends. The Return […]

01/03/2013

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Paul McCartney & Berry Gordy Team Up For Motown Fundraiser

The former Beatle and Motown Records founder Berry Gordy are teaming up to raise money to help conserve and honor a famous piece of Motown’s history.

08/31/2012

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Motown Makes The Trip From Detroit To Broadway

The music of Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Marvin Gaye, the Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder and the Supremes poured from radio speakers and spun on record players because of one man, Berry Gordy.

06/27/2012

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The Jacksons To Honor Michael On Reunion Tour, Will Record New Music

Amid talk of The Jacksons previously considered the use of a Michael Jackson hologram – for his posthumous Cirque du Soleil Immortal World Tour – is the reality that the Jacksons are very much considering […]

04/30/2012

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Free MP3 Of The Day: Fitz & The Tantrums, “Don’t Gotta Work It Out (Live)”

Our friends at MP3.com recently relaunched their site, and to celebrate we’re helping them give away some fantastic new songs for free! Today, we’re featuring a live version of “‘t Gotta Work It Out” from […]

07/01/2011

Phil Collins ‘Going Back’ To Motown Classics In NYC

In a throw back tribute to the Motown greats, [lastfm]Phil Collins[/lastfm] brought out his 18-piece band, backup singers, classy suit and tie and some good ol’ fashion pop nostalgia in his Motown tribute concert at […]

06/28/2010

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