The Marvelettes

Joan Jett (Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.

10/09/2014

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

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