Bonnie Pointer, Founding Member Of The Pointer Sisters, Dies At 69Bonnie Pointer Often Sang Lead And Was An Essential Member Of The Group Through Its Early Hits Including "Yes We Can Can" and "Fairytale."
Detroit Celebrates 60 Years Of Motown: The Funk BrothersThe Funk Brothers Were A Racially Integrated Group Of About A Dozen Top Jazz And R&B Musicians Who Worked At Motown From 1959 to 1972.
Motown Mogul Berry Gordy Announces Retirement At 89Barry Gordy -- the Motown mogul who launched the careers of numerous stars like Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and Michael Jackson -- has announced his retirement.
Sylvia Moy, Motown Records' First Female Writer, Producer DiesMoy is best known for songs "My Cherie Amour," "Uptight (Everything's Alright)" and "I Was Made To Love Her" for Stevie Wonder.
Former Home Of Motown Records Founder, Berry Gordy, For Sale In DetroitBerry Gordy bought what became known as the "Motown Mansion" in 1967 and lived there a few years before moving to Los Angeles.
Seen in Detroit: April 16-22Each week, Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud or #SeenInDetroit for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post!
Beatles Legend Paul McCartney Helps Restore Motown MagicA famous piano has found its way back home- in large part - due to Paul McCartney.
Detroit's KEM Releases Christmas Album On Motown LabelCapitalizing on his appearance in Whitney Houston's final film "Sparkle," two-time Grammy-nominated KEM has completed his first holiday album, "What Christmas Means."
Walk In The Footsteps Of Detroit's Historical and Important FiguresAlthough not open to tourists, places near and dear to the hearts of Detroit founders are shrines to ingenuity.
Kem's 3rd Album, "Intimacy," Nearing Gold StatusDetroit’s own GRAMMY-nominated Motown Recording Artist KEM is nearing 500,000 sales and GOLD status with his third album, "Intimacy."
Final Respects Paid To Esther Gordy EdwardsMembers of the public have been paying their final respects Tuesday to the late Esther Gordy Edwards in Detroit.