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Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - Music Biography, Credits and Discography : AllMusic

Gladys Knight

AaSinger-Songwriter, Actress, Businesswoman, Humanitarian, and Author: Gladys Maria Knight aka the "Empress of Soul". Seven time Grammy Award Winner and lead vocalist of the hit soul group Gladys Knight and The Pips.

Motown's Funk Brothers

Motown's legendary Funk Brothers, the studio musicans behind all the hits. I recently saw a wonderful 2 hr documentary on the Funk Brothers and the Motown Sound.

Godfather of Soul  James Brown Say it Loud I'm Black and I'm Proud

James Joseph Brown (May 1933 – December was a singer, songwriter, and musician. In a career that spanned six decades, Brown moved on a continuum of blues and gospel-based forms and styles to a profoundly "Africanized" approach to music making.

The Great "Tempting" Temptations....dressed to the "T"!!!

The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Records during the and Known for their choreography, distinct harmonies, and flashy wardrobe, they were highly influential to R&B and soul music.

Eddie Kendricks (born Edward James Kendrick, Dec. 17, 1939 – Oct. 5, 1992) was an American singer & songwriter. Noted for his distinctive falsetto singing style, he co-founded the Motown singing group The Temptations, and was one of their lead singers from 1960-71. His was the lead voice on such famous songs as "The Way You Do The Things You Do", "Get Ready", and "Just My Imagination". As a solo artist, he recorded hits of his own during the 1970s, including the #1 single "Keep On Truckin'".

was an American singer & songwriter. Noted for his distinctive falsetto singing style, he co-founded the Motown singing group The Temptations, and was one of their lead singers from

Motown Legend Shorty Long

June 1969 - American soul singer Shorty Long drowned aged 29 after his boat capsized on the Detroit River in Michigan. Had the 1968 US single 'Here Comes The Judge.' He acted as an MC for many of the Motown Revue shows and tours.

Davis Eli "David" Ruffin (January 18, 1941 – June 1, 1991) was an American soul singer and musician most famous for his work as one of the lead singers of The Temptations (1964–68) during the group's "Classic Five" period as it was later known. He was the lead voice on such famous songs as "My Girl" and "Ain't Too Proud to Beg".

Davis Eli "David" Ruffin (January 18, 1941 – June 1, 1991) was an American soul singer and musician most famous for his work as one of the lead singers of The Temptations (1964–68) during the group's "Classic Five" period as it was later known. He was the lead voice on such famous songs as "My Girl" and "Ain't Too Proud to Beg".