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2/2/18-Dennis Edwards passes

Dennis Edwards, a former lead singer of Motown pioneers the Temptations, sang on a string of the group's hits including "I Can't Get Next to You," "Ball of Confusion" and "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone." He joined in an initial tenure that stretched to 1977, has died, his family confirmed. He was 74. Edwards, who was living in Missouri, died at a hospital in Chicago on Thursday night of complications […]

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12/17/14-Tempts/Tops with Prez

The classic Motown groups the Temptations and the Four Tops were guests at the White House last Friday afternoon. The two group performed shortened versions of their hits My Girl and Ain't No Woman (Like the One I Got) before joining a group of White House carolers for a rendition of "Winter Wonderland." Also while there, they had a short visit with President Obama. The two group's week-long run at […]

todayDecember 17, 2014

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11/6/14-Tempts & Tops on Broadway!

Move over "Motown: The Musical!" A couple of the groups that are portrayed in your show are about to hit Broadway in the flesh. The Temptations and the Four Tops will team up for seven shows at the Palace Theatre in Times Square from December 29 to January 4. This is a major opportunity for everyone involved. New Year's week is traditionally the highest grossing, most attended week of the […]

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7/19/12 – Motown coming to Broadway!

The story of Motown is coming to Broadway with a book by Berry Gordy and the music that made Detroit famous. Gordy is the focal point for the show which is being produced by Berry, Kevin McCollum (Rent, In the Heights) and Sony Music Chairman and CEO Doug Morris. "MOTOWN" will feature a book by Berry Gordy and music and lyrics from the Motown legendary catalogue, featuring dozens of hit […]

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