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  1. Yes when he talks about his girlfriends

    Yes when he talks about his girlfriends
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    It might have been the Red Hot lp, but my memory...

    It might have been the Red Hot lp, but my memory is getting fuzzy as the years go on. I seem to remember that the lp in question was Eaten Alive and yes I see it was released maybe a little before...
  3. Martha and the girls were supposed to do two...

    Martha and the girls were supposed to do two songs, Love Makes Me Do Foolish Thing and Dancing. Because of time constraints they were cut to an abbreviated version of Dancing. It turned out to be...
  4. I was a DJ in 1978 when both sides of Three...

    I was a DJ in 1978 when both sides of Three Ounces of Love was Side A, resulting in a recall. Wondered if this was one of the things that sunk the lp
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    This is quite true, she could not pull the...

    This is quite true, she could not pull the shenanigans she got away with at Motown. I interviewed a guy who was an intern at RCA in the 80s. When he was asked to sit in on a meeting with Ross and...
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    Marilyn McLeod dies at 82

    Pam Sawyer has announced the passing of her writing partner Marilyn McLeod. She had been in ill health for some time from complications of a stroke. RIP Marilyn
  7. Syreeta makes anything sound good but my nod goes...

    Syreeta makes anything sound good but my nod goes to Marvin. I never understood why this song didn't put him back into the top ten.

    I think that is the Originals backing Marvin on this and on...
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    I never heard about the ransacking, can you...

    I never heard about the ransacking, can you elaborate?
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    More than likely for that shoot the photographer...

    More than likely for that shoot the photographer may have supplied the outfits. The Supremes didn't start looking for another designer until mid 1972 and that was likely because their incomes had...
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    It could be a situation that the gowns were...

    It could be a situation that the gowns were rented specifically for a shoot or the ladies were trying out a new designer. A lot of the fans loved the burgundy velcro gowns that Jean, Mary and Lynda...
  11. Darlene was never a consideration. BG tried to...

    Darlene was never a consideration. BG tried to limit the replacement possibilities to those he already had under contract which is why he scooped up signed Jean Terrell so quickly. At the time of...
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    Diana Ross tried to help Mary secure a record...

    Diana Ross tried to help Mary secure a record deal after Motown dropped her and she left the label a few months later. Mary refused her assistance
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    I'm about 1/2 through the book and it is a good...

    I'm about 1/2 through the book and it is a good read. She talks about Scherrie often and how different they are in personalities yet remain close. She was also candid and critical of Pedro Ferrer. ...
  14. [QUOTE=woodward;668065]It is per Home In Detroit...

    [QUOTE=woodward;668065]It is per Home In Detroit published by the Motor City Blight Busters

    3762 W. Buena Vista.

    There is also a Buena Vista Avenue[/QUOTE

    There is a house that has 3762 on...
  15. According to google maps there is no 3762 Buena...

    According to google maps there is no 3762 Buena Vista. I thought Diana still owned the house with her sister living there
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    They were probably chosen by producer Hal Davis. ...

    They were probably chosen by producer Hal Davis. Being that this was primarily a disco lp, there wasn't much emphasis put on lyrics.

    i enjoy this album. It was well orchestrated but was issued...
  17. Does anyone know the actually addresses of Flo,...

    Does anyone know the actually addresses of Flo, Mary and Diana's homes on Buena Vista? I'd like to look them up on google maps
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    RIP Kent Washburn

    Vernessa Mitchell of High Inergy just announced on Facebook the passing of producer Kent Washburn. He did their mega-hit You Can't Turn Me Off. I spoke to him many times over the years and he was...
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    Motown had starved Mary and Pedro and three kids...

    Motown had starved Mary and Pedro and three kids into virtual poverty. She lost her mansion in Hancock Park and was living with an abusive husband and three kids in a one bedroom, cramped apartment....
  20. DMF are definitely on Wherever I Lay My Hat, Can...

    DMF are definitely on Wherever I Lay My Hat, Can I Get a witness and Wonderful One
  21. [QUOTE=marybrewster;665129]It's said that the...

    [QUOTE=marybrewster;665129]It's said that the song "Come On Home", credited to the Darnells, is actually the Marvelettes.

    What's interesting is that Mary Wilson is on background. Does anyone know...
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    It's confusing to know what was going on with...

    It's confusing to know what was going on with Motown in terms of Mary's debut lp. The week it was released Motown purchased an entire billboard for the lp over Tower Records in LA. The billboard...
  23. I Want You was his last quality Motown lp. Here,...

    I Want You was his last quality Motown lp. Here, My Dear is pretty dismal, all proceeds were going to his ex wife Anna to fulfill alimony and child support by court order so therefore he didn't put...
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    The last time Jean was in public that I can...

    The last time Jean was in public that I can remember was when Mary had her costume line in LA about 5 or 6 years ago. Mary invited Jean and she attended along with Scherrie and Susaye. Lynda was...
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    Lynda is a JW and she acknowledged it

    Lynda is a JW and she acknowledged it
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