BMF: Berry Gordy, Jr.

Birthday Music Facts celebrates the life of legendary recording executive Berry Gordy, Jr. who was born on Nov. 28 1929. Lets take a look at some facts: 1. Berry Gordy Jr. dropped out of high school in the 11th grade, to pursue a career as a professional box. 2. Berry Gordy’s first professional venture into […]

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BMF: Mabel John

The daily Five@5 celebrates the life of Happy Birthday: Mabel John, who was born on Nov. 3 1930. Check out these interesting tidbits of information below: 1. Mable John was the first female singing artists signed to Berry Gordy’s Tamla record label. 2. Mable John is the sister of legendary R&B singer Little Willie John. […]

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