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  1. Not sure they did...I think Smokey gave credits...

    Not sure they did...I think Smokey gave credits to boost income from royalties.
  2. Smokey tells us that "Ooh Baby Baby" originated...

    Smokey tells us that "Ooh Baby Baby" originated from him singing that at the end of another tune ..ie not a song but an allib. It got such a great reaction that he turned it into a song.."Ooo Bay...
  3. I agree. I believe that Ed Wingate approached...

    I agree. I believe that Ed Wingate approached Gordy with an option to buy GW. It was good business for Gordy, who needed more studio capability, so it fit the bill.
    The 'competition' aspect has been...
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    Thanks to all who have posted. I will look...

    Thanks to all who have posted. I will look forward to reading it.
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    Thanks ..I will.

    Thanks ..I will.
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    Tony Turner - All that Glittered Book

    I was looking at some second hand books in a charity shop ( a favourite pastime) and passed over a book by Tony Turner. I once worked with guy of that name, so initially thought of him.
    Then , 5...
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    Yes old age I think.

    Yes old age I think.
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    Remember the tracks now...after a few plays. Once...

    Remember the tracks now...after a few plays. Once again not mad about G.C. Cameron vocals...Bobby Smith for me.
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    Dig out my copy of "While the City sleeps". I...

    Dig out my copy of "While the City sleeps".
    I will give it a few plays....I was probably put off playing it as "The second time around" 'll was never a great favourite.
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    Probably a sign of old age and/or losing interest...

    Probably a sign of old age and/or losing interest ,but I have both CDs.....slightly worrying eh??
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    Yes I would be happy to see, and purchase, such a...

    Yes I would be happy to see, and purchase, such a CD collection.
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    Yes, sorry about that . By 70s I meant the...

    Yes, sorry about that . By 70s I meant the "second time around" album period. Probably 68-70...G.C. Cameron era .....Which I petsonally found variable at best.
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    Regarding The Spinners..were we asked by Ace , or...

    Regarding The Spinners..were we asked by Ace , or a representative, if we preferred a 60s or 70s set?
    If so, I presume enough 70s track are in the vaults.
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    Couldn't say for sure.

    Couldn't say for sure.
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    I've been banging on about a box set of The...

    I've been banging on about a box set of The Originals first 4 albums for years.
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    I was hoping for tracks on Sammy Ward, Gino...

    I was hoping for tracks on Sammy Ward, Gino Parkes, Lewis Sisters , Connie Haines, La Brenda Ben ....Originals, Spinners, Shorty Long and other artists overlooked over the years.
    The ideal way to...
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    I was hoping for further editions of unissued...

    I was hoping for further editions of unissued Guys and girls if there are tracks available.
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    "Reclaiming History- Vincent Bugliosi.

    "Reclaiming History- Vincent Bugliosi.
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    2020 - Any news of a Motown release?

    As we enter 2020, have we finally emptied the well of 60s recordings?
    Any news of 'special' projects on the 60s era?
    I guess we will get a 1970 unreleased set, but are there no projects from Ace/...
  20. Around about 1970, The Sunday Times (UK), ran a...

    Around about 1970, The Sunday Times (UK), ran a feature on Motown (I guess it was a 10 year anniversary thing). There was a photo of many of the Motown staff taken outside the Donovan.
    At this time...
  21. DW Thanks ...I think. :( Seems like I made a...

    DW
    Thanks ...I think. :(
    Seems like I made a big mistake.
    We did stick our heads into the Fox but as I recall it was a Sunday and not much action..just got into Lobby area I think.
    Then we went...
  22. I guess "Cherrylawn Records" wouldn't have made...

    I guess "Cherrylawn Records" wouldn't have made the same impact.
  23. I walked past the derelict building on Woodward....

    I walked past the derelict building on Woodward. Thinking back , I'm sorry I didn't attempt a sneak look to see if anything Motown related was there. Very doubtful...1992
  24. Surely Berry's office was in LA LOL :D That's...

    Surely Berry's office was in LA LOL :D
    That's what everybody seemed to be thinking.
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    Yes it must have been a terrific time. The pre-...

    Yes it must have been a terrific time.
    The pre- NS era, discotheques in the mid 60s MOD era, played a mixture of R&B music...Motown, Stax, Atlantic and many other styles.
    The Twisted Wheel had a...
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