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Official website. Motown is an American record company. The record company was founded by Berry Gordy Jr. as Tamla Records on January 12, , and was incorporated as Motown Record Corporation on April 14, , in Detroit, Michigan. The name, a portmanteau of motor and town, has also become a nickname for Detroit. Universal Motown Records - Motown - Motown discography - Hitsville USA. We Are Motown. Motown Interviews & Performances · 8 videos. Motown MC: Chaz French · 0 videos. Motown MC: Rich Homie Quan · 8 videos. Motown MC: News - Motown Records - Artists - Store - Releases. Over a half-century ago, on January 12, , to be exact, a young African-American songwriter named Berry Gordy founded his company with a loan of $ from his family, marking the birth of the “Motown Records Corporation.”.
The Motor City is finding its rhythm again with a cultural scene that embraces home-grown talent, a deluge of new bars and restaurants – and a love of live music. Lionel Richie: Number One For Seven Years In A Row. “Hello. Is it success you're looking for?” The springtime sun was shining on Lionel Marvin Gaye – “Let. Berry Gordy Jr. launches Tamla Records with an $ loan from the Gordy and William “Smokey” Robinson, is released under license to Chess Records.
10 Jul Through the Sixties and Seventies, Motown Records was a culture-shifting force: Founded by Berry Gordy in , it became one of the world's. 26 Nov Motown Records, also known as Tamla-Motown, outside of the United States, is a record label originally based out of Detroit, Michigan ("Motor. Motown: Motown, recording company founded by Berry Gordy, Jr., in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., in January that became one of the most successful. The legendary Motown label was founded on January 21, and incorporated as Motown Recording Corporation on April 14, by Berry Gordy, Jr., who. 28 Apr Motown historian and liner notes writer Bill Dahl presents 10 of the rarest records on the seminal Motor City label.
16 May Fifty years ago today (May 16, ) the Motown Records label celebrated its first No. 1 single on the Billboard Hot with Mary Wells' "My. 23 Jan How did a former boxer go on to found Motown, one of the most successful record labels of all time? As a new musical based on his life story. Encyclopedia of Business, 2nd ed. Motown Records: M-Z. Founded in by former auto-worker and songwriter Berry Gordy, Jr. in Detroit , Michigan, Motown Records would become the most successful black-owned.