Motown: A Talented Era


Baby boomers totally understand the vibe that occurs in every cell of our body when Motown music is played. It takes us to a movement, a time, a place in our youth. It was a gorgeous movement of real songwriting, musicians, and singers. 

Let's take a trip down the path again and see what memories ignite - 

The Motown sound was birthed in Detroit and for the 1960s and 1970s, this sound inspired us to sing and dance and brought Black music to the forefront to lead the way into a sophisticated sounding R&B energy. It showcased some musical artist that are beloved for generations.

Here's just some of the big players  -

Marvin Gaye
The Temptations
Four Tops
Otis Redding
Diana Ross
The Jackson 5
The Spinners
Rare Earth
The Contours
The Isley Brothers
The Miracles
Martha and the Vandellas
The Miracles
The Supremes

Do you recall a moment in time when these were hits? Where were you? Who were you hanging with? What were your dreams?