The Funk Brothers

Singer Stevie Wonder speaks (R) as Jack Ashford (C) and Eddie Willis (L), surviving members of the Funk Brothers, attend a ceremony honoring the musicians with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Motown’s ‘The Funk Brothers’ Get Walk Of Fame Star

A star commemorating Motown’s studio band the Funk Brothers has been unveiled in the sidewalk on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2013

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Motown Musicians Seek Help To Get To Hollywood

The Funk Brothers are getting a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame — but they need help from fans to get there.

CBS Detroit–02/28/2013

Bill Perkins, courtesy Urban Wheel Awards

Urban Wheel Awards To Help Kick Off NAIAS

Sunday’s 16th Annual Urban Wheel Awards is the Official Multicultural Event of the North American International Auto Show. The festivities get underway with a reception in honor of William “Bill” Perkins, the show’s first African-American chairman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2012