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The Marvelettes

Motown Museum in Detroit (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Motown Museum Unveils New ‘Girl Groups’ Exhibit

Responsible for a non-stop avalanche of hits, The Marvelettes, The Vandellas, The Velvelettes, and The Supremes were crucial to Motown’s ascent as the country’s most successful independent record label.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

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Marvelettes Co-founder Gladys Horton Dies

Gladys Horton, who co-founded the Motown group The Marvelettes and sang on hits including “Please Mr. Postman,” has died at age 66.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2011