60s Motown

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Founded in 1959, by Berry Gorby.

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Became the most successful black-owned record company in history.

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Made up of a vocal groups, songwriters and musicians.

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Motown stars took lessons in elegant table manner, vocabulary & dance to ‘smooth out their ghetto upbringing’.

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Motown Greats:

-The Temptations

-The Four Tops

-Diana Ross & The Supremes

-Martha Reeves & The Vandellas

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