Motown Artist by Artist: A Compilation of the Top 100 Motown Artists

Overview

In 1959 songwriter Berry Gordy Jr founded the Motown record label in Detroit. The company name was to become synonymous with great music as Gordy took the sound of black America to the world. Motown racked up hit after hit, launching the careers of megastars like Diana Ross and the Supremes, and the Jackson 5. Motown Artist by Artist relates the history of one of popular music's longest lasting success stories through profiles of the singers and musicians who made the hits. From Ashford & Simpson to Stevie ...

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Overview

In 1959 songwriter Berry Gordy Jr founded the Motown record label in Detroit. The company name was to become synonymous with great music as Gordy took the sound of black America to the world. Motown racked up hit after hit, launching the careers of megastars like Diana Ross and the Supremes, and the Jackson 5. Motown Artist by Artist relates the history of one of popular music's longest lasting success stories through profiles of the singers and musicians who made the hits. From Ashford & Simpson to Stevie Wonder, every Motown success story is here!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781909217645
  • Publisher: G2 Entertainment
  • Publication date: 11/1/2014
  • Series: Big Books Series
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 366,182

Meet the Author

Widely acknowledged as one of the top golf writers in the UK and author of many sports books including Ashes - Player by Player.

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