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  1. They had done I AM WOMAN earlier in the year on...

    They had done I AM WOMAN earlier in the year on Steve Allen. It probably would have worked on Sullivan as well, short and sweet. Or maybe a shortened version of MAKE SOMEONE HAPPY.
  2. You had me scared there for a minute. :D Re...

    You had me scared there for a minute. :D

    Re the 1965 performance, it actually took place in October. Even though it has been written that NBH was dropped, considering the date, it makes more sense...
  3. Back in the late 70s, after buying the...

    Back in the late 70s, after buying the SOPHISTICATED SOUL album and then their ANTHOLOGY, I really got into the Marvelettes. From looking at some old inner sleeves, I saw that they had a live album,...
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    Boston, MA

    Boston, MA
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    I bought many of my favorite Motown albums in the...

    I bought many of my favorite Motown albums in the $1.99 cutout bins of Bradlee's, Woolworth's, and Zayre's. Once I even lucked out and found SOPHISTICATED SOUL by the Marvelettes for $.99 and...
  6. Diana Ross: 1973 Interview with David Nathan

    https://soulmusic.com/article/diana-ross-classic-soul-1973-interview?eml=2021July23/5408159/6425656&etsubid=248716954
  7. Judging by previous telecasts, I'm sure there...

    Judging by previous telecasts, I'm sure there will be some contemporary artists taking part in the Berry tribute. But I can't see them doing it without having Diana, Smokey, and Stevie involved in...
  8. I've never heard Billy's version of this song....

    I've never heard Billy's version of this song. Shirley Horn did the vocal for the film.
  9. I'm sure they must have. It has been written that...

    I'm sure they must have. It has been written that they did HE'S SEVENTEEN live and that was only a b-side. So I'd bet that BP was in the set list as well.
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    I suspect there aren't a lot of additional tracks...

    I suspect there aren't a lot of additional tracks for THE BOSS and DIANA [[1980) because by that time, Diana probably realized the small fortune she spent on unreleased recordings over the years.
    ...
  11. You never know. But if there was one, I would...

    You never know. But if there was one, I would think it would already be out.
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    I think if she had released Central Park on VHS...

    I think if she had released Central Park on VHS back in the 80s it would have been a big seller. The HBO '79 concert was already available on vhs by that time and her 1984 video collection was...
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    I think they could have released a single out of...

    I think they could have released a single out of her performance of RIBBON IN THE SKY. IMO, it was her best vocal of the day, along with MIRROR, MIRROR.

    Back in 1983, one of my local stations...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-5Ir2XQeWM

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-5Ir2XQeWM
  15. I always thought CARRY ON could have been a...

    I always thought CARRY ON could have been a single and gone on to replace I WILL SURVIVE in her act.
  16. I forgot to list that Martha also used to perform...

    I forgot to list that Martha also used to perform I'LL HAVE TO LET HIM GO a lot. I was very surprised the first time I saw her do it as it wasn't a hit but it was a nice surprise.
  17. I like them both but I prefer the ballad....

    I like them both but I prefer the ballad. Something about Diana's vocal performance really gets to me, probably because she was going through her divorce from Arne at the time.

    And yes, there was...
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    Maybe she meant the family let the orchestra use...

    Maybe she meant the family let the orchestra use Mary's musical arrangements.
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    In the 1984 book NOWHERE TO RUN [by Gerri...

    In the 1984 book NOWHERE TO RUN [by Gerri Hershey], Diana mentioned how much of a pleasure it was to have gay fans at her show.

    To my knowledge, her first interview with gay press was a 1999...
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    I've always said that IMO, THE SUPREMES [[75)...

    I've always said that IMO, THE SUPREMES [[75) album contains Mary's best and most consistent vocals. There's a sense of growth and confidence that I didn't hear previously.

    I particularly like...
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    I never thought of Diana's THERE GOES MY BABY as...

    I never thought of Diana's THERE GOES MY BABY as any more than a decent album track. But I think an updated rendition, similar to what Donna Summer did with it, might have been nice to hear.

    Re...
  22. This is a rare one. It is nice to hear Dennis'...

    This is a rare one. It is nice to hear Dennis' take on it. I only wish it were the whole song.
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    Thanks for the info!

    Thanks for the info!
  24. Elton did write the liner notes for their 1971...

    Elton did write the liner notes for their 1971 album TOUCH so it probably happened around that time. I think he had been big in the US for a year or so at that point. So Motown must have realized the...
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    Ha Ha! Now that you mention it re Jimmy... But...

    Ha Ha! Now that you mention it re Jimmy...

    But for real, I can remember going to Amateur Night circa 2000 and being slightly disappointed that Eva wasn't there.
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