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Motown album

Ben Fong-Torres

Motown album

the sound of young America

by Ben Fong-Torres

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Motown Record Corporation.,
    • Sound recording industry -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementforeword by Berry Gordy ; introduction by Elvis Mitchell ; history by Ben Fong-Torres ; discography by Dave Marsh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3790 .F66 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1875543M
      ISBN 100312045174
      LC Control Number90035545

      : motown. Skip to main content. FREE Delivery on orders over £10 for books or over £20 for other categories shipped by Amazon. Department. CDs & Vinyl; Motown; MOTOWN'S GREATEST HITS LP (VINYL ALBUM) UK MOTOWN by Marvin Gaye out of 5 stars 4.   A three CD collection set that includes 50 of the most popular Motown hits. The 50 tracks here were voted for by the public. The Motown Records label is now considered to be one of the most.

      Motown signs Atlanta rapper Rae Rae. Ted When releases single "Edge Off" Rae Rae releases single "Crash Flow ft. Taeman" album. Crash Flow ft. Taeman. iTunes Amazon Music Google Play. Apple Music Spotify Amazon Music SoundCloud Tidal Deezer Napster. album. My Turn (Deluxe) Featured Artists All artists. I enjoy Randy Taraborrelli's books. His Motown book (Hot Wax, City Cool and Solid Gold) is really informative. He's well known for "Call Her Miss Ross," but many people don't know that was his second Ross book. Both Ross books are good, IMO. Don (don) 6-Zenith Username: don Post Number: Registered: Posted From:

      Motown Records is an American record label owned by Universal Music was founded by Berry Gordy Jr. as Tamla Records on Janu , and incorporated as Motown Record Corporation on Ap Its name, a portmanteau of motor and town, has become a nickname for Detroit, where the label was originally headquartered.. Motown played an important role in the racial integration of Distributor(s): Capitol Music Group, (US), Virgin EMI . The Motown Story & Album Discography by David Edwards and Mike Callahan Last update: August 8, Motown Records is indeed the story of a small company that became a dominant force in the music industry, eventually encompassing some two dozen different labels and thousands of record, tape, and compact disc issues.


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