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    That was always the reason given but does it make...

    That was always the reason given but does it make sense?

    What was to stop Motown from paying her bills anyway?

    Were there rumors that it wasn’t Tammi right away when the album came out or did...
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    Country and metal are my too least favorite...

    Country and metal are my too least favorite genres too

    But I think these are very creative and well done

    I’ve certainly heard worse Motown covers
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuOuUixdSvY

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuOuUixdSvY
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9LArNV5pkU

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9LArNV5pkU
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz7RGARtAgc

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz7RGARtAgc
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uzWkJByjCc

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uzWkJByjCc
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    Motown Mashups

    Cool stuff


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57SNPbxi0r0
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    Does Grace Jones need an Unsung?

    Does Grace Jones need an Unsung?
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    That is sad and disturbing ‘Never even heard...

    That is sad and disturbing

    ‘Never even heard of Richard Pryor?’

    How is that possible? It would be like never even hearing of Muhammad Ali
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    Richard Pryor is hardly unsung But I feel his...

    Richard Pryor is hardly unsung

    But I feel his TV shows are

    I’d love an episode of unsung Hollywood on both his short lived (4 episodes) sketch comedy show - precursor to in living color

    And...
  11. You should sneak in to see this one too, for old...

    You should sneak in to see this one too, for old times sake
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    I know they are more jazz/world music than soul...

    I know they are more jazz/world music than soul but should Hugh Masekela and Manu Dibango have an unsung episode?
  13. How do you approach a “new” artist?

    SCENARIO: You hear a great soul song that you’re not familiar with

    This is not a “new” artist but an older one (say 60s/70s) that either

    A: You’ve never heard of

    Or

    B: For whatever...
  14. I agree but I’d add 2-3 years to that timeframe ...

    I agree but I’d add 2-3 years to that timeframe

    Once sound effects, synthesizers and other electronic sounds started appearing more I lose interest

    On my artist anthology/box sets once we get...
  15. I think you can easily argue the 60s Motown...

    I think you can easily argue the 60s

    Motown
    Stax
    Atlantic
    Sly
    Beatles
    Stones
    Who
    (British Invasion as a whole)
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    Was this ever released?

    Was this ever released?
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    What happened to Al Bryant after leaving these...

    What happened to Al Bryant after leaving these early Temptations?
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    Reading through this makes you appreciate the...

    Reading through this makes you appreciate the unity of the Four Tops, and how rare that kind of longevity is

    (Although I think the tops have had a few different members since the end of the...
  19. https://apnews.com/668b63a02b6b4611bd322bf1cb00991...

    https://apnews.com/668b63a02b6b4611bd322bf1cb009915
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    Motown artists sound a likes?

    I know that JJ Barnes sounds very similar to Marvin

    Are there other artists that have been dead ringers for other Motown stars?

    Is there a singer that sounds exactly like David Ruffin or Stevie...
  21. Like Xerox, Kleenex and Band-Aid Motown became...

    Like Xerox, Kleenex and Band-Aid

    Motown became synonymous with its brand

    Instead of copiers, tissue or bandages it’s brand was 1960s soul music

    As others pointed out when she passed Aretha...
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    I prefer my girl but just my imagination is an...

    I prefer my girl but just my imagination is an exquisite song

    I think Norman was more known for the funkier songs but he was definitely capable of songs of great beauty too
  23. I meant why not sing a Tempts song

    I meant why not sing a Tempts song
  24. Certainly no David Ruffin or Dennis Edwards but...

    Certainly no David Ruffin or Dennis Edwards but much better than I thought it would be

    Side note: how do you get the opportunity to sing with the temptations and decide to sing under the...
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    Looks like it’s just you and me on this We’re...

    Looks like it’s just you and me on this

    We’re like Denzel at the end of glory
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