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  1. Smokey was also VP at Motown. He had the clout...

    Smokey was also VP at Motown. He had the clout to make them move records. He, also as a songwriter made money when his songs did well. Stevie knew he did a great job with the Supremes and "Bad...
  2. Mary Wilson Is Coming to Baltimore! So You'd Better STOP!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QaNvtHmuRdw
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    That is great!

    That is great!
  4. It's not a song to sing and dance to? You're...

    It's not a song to sing and dance to? You're kidding right?


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REZS7pLLmvc
  5. Imhotep Gary Byrd's "The Crown" was quite popular...

    Imhotep Gary Byrd's "The Crown" was quite popular here in New York.
  6. It also received NO radio airplay in America. I...

    It also received NO radio airplay in America. I do not recall ever hearing it on the radio.
  7. It's just too Soulful for some people that loved...

    It's just too Soulful for some people that loved the bubblegum sound of the 60s Supremes. The song was about impending trouble in a man and woman's relationship.
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    Thank you for thanking me Luke! Yes, Mary is...

    Thank you for thanking me Luke! Yes, Mary is the Supreme Ambassador .......to the World!
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    I remember Mary doing the song in her shows in...

    I remember Mary doing the song in her shows in the 80s. She would tear it up too!
  10. We didn't have Crack in 1979 which is when the...

    We didn't have Crack in 1979 which is when the rape was supposed to have occurred.
  11. Well the woman in this case is 56 going on 57...

    Well the woman in this case is 56 going on 57 years old!
  12. I now remember that Stevie Wonder was mad as Hell...

    I now remember that Stevie Wonder was mad as Hell that Motown let "Bad Weather" just drop as they did. Ewart Abner, the then President of Motown Records was partly responsible. Not radio-friendly? ...
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    Bezoek Mary Wilson Europees Parlement!!!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yDDG_0EPiQ
  14. This sounds like a great package. Sometimes I...

    This sounds like a great package. Sometimes I find it hard to believe that it has been 35 years since I sat stuck in traffic on a bridge near downtown Cleveland and over the radio came a voice, THE...
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    I remember that movie! The Golden Age of Black...

    I remember that movie! The Golden Age of Black Cinema (I call it). Thank you Sansradio!
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    Amen Woodward! Happy Birthday to my friend...

    Amen Woodward! Happy Birthday to my friend forever..... Al Abrams!
  17. Mary Wilson In Concert at One World Theatre!

    Check out the painting Mary is standing in front of:

    https://www.austin360.com/entertainment/20200219/this-week-in-austin-music-texas-songwriters-gala-mary-wilson-scarface-more
  18. Thinking about it now, I wished this type of show...

    Thinking about it now, I wished this type of show had toured last year in celebration of Motown's 60th Anniversary.
  19. Well then eat it then! Where I was and where all...

    Well then eat it then! Where I was and where all those folks were that received those paper newsletters (they were spread out from New York to California) is what we all experienced what was...
  20. She is Queen of the World! LOL!!!! You're most...

    She is Queen of the World! LOL!!!! You're most welcome Luke!
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    I don't remember him offering twice. I do...

    I don't remember him offering twice. I do remember after "High Energy" had a spark in sales he offered. The truth is he had shown that they could not trust him at that point. It wasn't about...
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    Why was Flo causing "problems"? What made her...

    Why was Flo causing "problems"? What made her act out? Don't tell me it was all because she was raped as a teen either....... Most people that have read their story know why and can understand it. I...
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    BS! Motown definitely knew there would be a...

    BS! Motown definitely knew there would be a substantial amount in royalties from the Supremes recordings at that time. They were prepared to hold up the little money they were offering Flo in her...
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    By forbidding Florence Ballard to use her...

    By forbidding Florence Ballard to use her Supremes connection (she even started the group!), they were completely erasing Florence's past in the entertainment industry. Motown never promoted the...
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    I believe Berry Gordy would have killed them off...

    I believe Berry Gordy would have killed them off immediately had Mary let him manage them! It was a trust thing at that point. Regarding the MSG decision. I remember we told them not to do it! ...
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