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Motown

™ music combining rhythm and blues and pop, or gospel rhythms and modern ballad harmony
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The night is dedicated to songs of Tamla Motown and the Northern Soul tunes so popular from the 50s, 60s and 70s.
They are all still household names, and they all recorded at the Motown Record Corporation, set up as Tamla Motown 60 years ago.
The plan was to pave the way for a full Motown foray but when she asked that she be announced as a Tamla Motown artist, she was introduced, out of ignorance, as "Miss Pamela Motown".
'first came to I was see a men in " Recalling how she came to make that song a hit after being invited to join the incredible Tamla Motown roster of acts, Martha said: "It was such a joy getting a song given to me by Marvin Gaye.
Tamla Motown legend Smokey Robinson has signed up for Carnival Cruises' LIVE concert season for 2015.
We both felt the time was right to launch a night of this type, as soul music is ubiquitous with the city, with the famous Mersey Beat sound having its roots firmly planted in the early R&B and Tamla Motown scenes."
Cry For Freedom can give Pearce a decent-priced double when he struts his stuff in the Tamla Motown Handicap (9.30).
(In our example, the opposition between successful communication represented by symmetrical compositions and failed communication represented by asymmetrical or chaotic ones is especially evident.) As with other great affirmative artists from Warhol to Tamla Motown, an exploration of the emotional composition of "official" stories and legends leads directly to a revelation of their ambiguities.
| BIRTHDAYS: Berry Gordy, Tamla Motown founder, 89; Randy Newman, singer/ songwriter, 75; Alistair Darling, former chancellor of the Exchequer, 65; Kris Akabusi, former athlete and TV presenter, 60; Stephen Roche, former cyclist, 59; Judd Nelson, actor, 59; Martin Clunes, actor, 57; Jon Stewart, television host, 56; Mary Elizabeth Winstead, actress, 34; Karen Gillan, actress, 31.
Shenton has an incredible performing history -- he has appeared with Edwin Starr in the original Tamla Motown Musical Dancing In The Streets and has toured throughout the UK and Europe.
BIRTHDAYS: Berry Gordy, Tamla Motown founder, 88; Randy Newman, singer/songwriter, 74; Alistair Darling, former chancellor of the Exchequer, 64; Kris Akabusi, former athlete and TV presenter, 59; Stephen Roche, former cyclist, 58; Judd Nelson, actor, 58; Martin Clunes, actor, 56; Jon Stewart, television host, 55; Mary Elizabeth Winstead, actress, 33; Karen Gillan, actress, 30.