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The Motown album : the sound of young America

Author: Ben Fong-Torres
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Celebrates the accomplishments of Motown's artists with photographs.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Fong-Torres
ISBN: 0312045174 9780312045173
OCLC Number: 21407751
Notes: "Sarah Lazin books."
Description: 252 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Foreword: Gordy family / Berry Gordy --
Introduction: Detroit / Elvis Mitchell --
History: Hitsville USA ; Motortown Revue ; Miracles ; Marvin Gaye ; Working ; Mary Wells ; Contours ; Little Stevie Wonder ; Civil rights ; Marvelettes ; Martha & The Vandellas ; Velvelettes ; Shorty Long ; Jimmy Ruffin ; Junior Walker ; Brenda Holloway ; Kim Weston ; Isley Brothers ; Monitors ; Spinners ; Originals ; Elgins ; Gladys Knight & The Pips ; Four Tops ; Abroad ; Temptations ; Television ; Supremes ; Hollywood & Diana ; Jackson 5 ; Lionel Richie & The Commodores ; Changes ; Smokey Robinson & The Miracles ; Marvin Gaye ; Stevie Wonder ; Stacy Lattisaw ; Mary Jane Girls ; Pointer Sisters ; Joyce Irby ; Good Girls ; Rick James ; Teena Marie ; Bruce Willis ; DeBarge ; Johnny Gill ; Gerald Alston ; The Boys ; Awards ; Return to the Apollo ; Hall of Fame ; Motown 25 ; Portraits / Ben Fong-Torres --
Discography: Wonderful ones / Dave Marsh
Other Titles: Sound of young America
Responsibility: foreword by Berry Gordy ; introduction by Elvis Mitchell ; history by Ben Fong-Torres ; discography by Dave Marsh.

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Celebrates the accomplishments of Motown's artists with photographs.

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