Michigan Made Music: A New Generation Of Motown Arists"I think that is something this city needs right now ..."
Robinson Pays Tribute To Motown's Chief Of Charm Maxine Powell She didn't sing a note or write lyrics, but Smokey Robinson contends that Maxine Powell was essential to Motown Records' operation.
Wrecking Crew Documentary Showing At Royal Oak's Main Art TheatreWhile Motown was Detroit's music staple, The Wrecking Crew was the West Coast's best kept music secret.
DETROIT PROUD: Frank WoodmanFrank Woodman was born and raised in New Haven, Connecticut – but today, he calls himself “Detroit Proud.” Frank moved to Metro Detroit in 1976 with his mother. He remembers getting off the train at the glorious Michigan Central train station in Corktown waiting for his grandmother to pick them up. “I always try to imagine the hustle and bustle of travelers back in the day,” says Frank.
Detroit Native Stars In Broadway's 'Motown: The Musical'"The role was made for me, it was written for me, and this is my part," says Jawan Jackson.
Motown's 'The Funk Brothers' Get Walk Of Fame StarA star commemorating Motown's studio band the Funk Brothers has been unveiled in the sidewalk on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Berry Gordy To Be Honored By Songwriters Hall Of Fame Berry Gordy will be honored at this year's Songwriters Hall of Fame gala.
Motown Musicians Seek Help To Get To HollywoodThe Funk Brothers are getting a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame -- but they need help from fans to get there.
Ex-Temptations Singer Richard Street Dies At 70Former Motown vocalist Richard Street, a member of the Temptations for 25 years, has died. He was 70.
Detroit's Motown Museum Unveils New 'Girl Groups' ExhibitResponsible 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.
Motown's 'Funk Brothers' Record Song For President ObamaDetroit's own Funk Brothers, known for their background vocals and instruments on many Motown chart-toppers, headed back to the recording studio for the first time in 40 years.
Auction Features Detroit Music, Sports ArtifactsFormer music promoter, 82-year-old Bob Harris of Southgate, is Friday night auctioning off 450 photographs he's collected since the 1960's.
Announcement Planned At Vacant Housing ProjectKnown to most Detroiters as the Brewster projects, the decades-old complex has been vacant since the last families were relocated in 2008.
Hear It HERE: Kid Rock's New Album Released Think Detroit's own Kid Rock has some Motor City pride?
Funk Brothers Bass Player Bob Babbitt Dead At 74Prominent Motown studio musician and Funk Brothers member Bob Babbitt has died. He was 74.