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Motown

™ music combining rhythm and blues and pop, or gospel rhythms and modern ballad harmony
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house and Studio A, where Motown Records changed the music industry forever.
Suzanne Smith's award-winning first book, Dancing in the Street: Motown and the Cultural Politics of Detroit (Harvard University Press, January 2000), was met with a bevy of accolades for peeling back an untold layer of Motown Records history.
By the time she was 18, she had moved to Motown Records, where she recorded ``I Love Your Smile.
Author Bob Jones was a fixture at Motown Records and was the man who dubbed Jackson the 'King of Pop': for over thirty years he was the public relations force behind the star, and so there's no better writer to explore the 'real' Jackson.
Diana, who is divorced, is thought to have fallen for Voight on a date set up by her former lover, Motown Records founder Berry Gordy.
as well as such recording industry plaintiffs as Arista Records, Bad Boy Records, Elektra Entertainment, Motown Records, BMG Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Cholly Atkins, 89, a legendary tap dancer and choreographer for Motown Records, died April 19, 2003, in Las Vegas, where he lived.
What is needed is not a single isolated hit, but a "hit factory," as Motown Records had in its heyday.
West Grand Media Entertainment is an asset-management company owned by Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Records.
Most interesting is the history of the evolution of Wonder's style from age 11, when he first signed with Motown Records, through 1996.
As the former secretary of Motown Records and singer of one of the most popular records of the era, Dancing In The Streets, Martha takes great pride in her piece of pop history.