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April 23

Today’s re-discovery was Billboard’s “Female Entertainer of the Century”, Diana Ross, and her group The Supremes.

According to Wikipedia, Ross has sold more than 100 million records worldwide… 142 more words


Haiku; Homage To The Girl Groups

“Walls of sound backed by – session wrecking crews made the – sixties girl groups great”

Remembering The Supremes' Florence Ballard

It was 37 years ago Sunday (February 22nd, 1976) that Supremes‘ co-founder Florence Ballard died at the age of 32. The singer died of coronary thrombosis — a blood clot in one of her coronary arteries. 771 more words


Hey-La, Hey-La, The Girls are Back

Put another notch in my book belt, because Girl Groups: The Story of a Sound by Alan Betrock is officially in the books, as of today. 527 more words

New Album: Soul Voice - Sinitta

Back to the eighties with Sinitta, she released another collection of her fantastic hits, like “Toyboy”, “Cross My Broken Heart”, Supremes-cover “Baby Love” and ofcourse “G.T.O.”.



Motown 25 To Re-Air On PBS

Sources: The Detroit News – By Melody Baetens | All Things Michael

The 1983 NBC special “Motown 25″ became legendary almost instantly, when Michael Jackson stopped the show with his moonwalk, as he sang his then-new song “Billie Jean.” The special was the first big reunion of Motown’s great stars of the 1960s and ’70s, and almost everybody was still alive — Jackson is sizzling, as is Marvin Gaye; The Temptations, Supremes, The Miracles and Four Tops are all in the house, Diana Ross is at the peak of her solo fame and Smokey Robinson hosts. 96 more words

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Life's Little Moments

Everyone likes a bit of silliness. Today I’m feeling silly, so here’s a list of some little things that I go out of my way to do that just make my day a little bit more fun. 553 more words