Ten Facts About Motown’s 25th Anniversary Special

Did you know Eddie Kendricks and David Ruffin weren't even invited?

The Hit Man: Eddie Kendricks

Eddie Kendricks was a hit making machine.

Mary Wells Dead At Age 49 From Throat Cancer

Mary Wells dead from cancer!

MARY WELLS PERFORMING AT THE APOLLO IN 1962

Mary Wells was the first female superstar for Berry Gordy’s fledgling Motown record label. In 1962,…

DIANA ROSS & THE SUPREMES GIVE FINAL PERFORMANCE

Diana Ross and The Supremes hosted their final performance today (January 14, 1971). The group gave…

Ground Breaking Tamla/Motown Record Label Founded

Berry Gordy founded the Tamla label today (January 12, 1959), with an $800 loan from his…

Marvin Gaye Marries Berry Gordy’s Sister Anna

Marvin Gaye and Anna Gordy tied the knot today (January 8, 1964). Marvin Gaye had been…

The Jackson 5 Make Network Debut On Ed Sullivan

The Jackson 5 made their network debut today (December 14, 1969), on “The Ed Sullivan Show.”…