What's goin' on: 40 years of Motown on the Web

...SITES: Motown40.com and 40 Years of Motown THE ADDRESSES: www.motown40.com and...ageless charm of that magic sound known as Motown. The little record company that could...achievements. So far, this has included the Motown halftime show at this year's Super Bowl...

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Film studios apologize to Motown founder

...released Dreamgirls have apologized to Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. for any confusion...their apologies to Mr. Gordy, whose Motown Records and experiences are widely thought...and the talent that is and has become Motown's legacy," said Mr. Gordy, 77...

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Masters of Motown to entertain in Burke County

...down music memory lane on Saturday, Oct. 27, when Masters of Motown performs at Burke County High School.The show begins at 7...County Library and online at www.augustaarts.com.Masters of Motown celebrates the music and style of performers including The Temptations...

Justin Timberlake drops out of 'Motown 45' celebration

...Timberlake has backed out of an agreement to co-host ABC's "Motown 45" special because of a conflict with filming his first movie...by the choice of Timberlake, who is white, to co-host the Motown special. The leader of Project Islamic Hope, Najee Ali, was...

Cedric the Entertainer subs for Timberlake in 'Motown 45'

...Cedric the Entertainer is in as the new co-host of ABC's "Motown 45" special. Cedric, the co-star of "Barbershop 2: Back...Richie. Among the artists slated to perform in the tribute to Motown Records are The Commodores, The Four Tops, Macy Gray, Gladys...

Motown week critique

...I don't watch the interviews. I don't watch the judges critiques. I only watch performances. Here is my critique of Motown week. Matt Giraud - Let's Get It On: Pretty solid performance, if not unusually inspired. I have to ask however, what's...

Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends

LOS ANGELES - After five decades in show business, the man who shaped Motown with instantly recognizable hits including My Girl and Tears of a Clown says he can't stop writing.Smokey Robinson says he...

Mary Wilson to kick off Pops! at the Bell Series

Experience Motown Magic with Mary Wilson of The Supremes in the season-opening concert in the University Health Care System Pops! at the Bell...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Ann Landers show reminder of her trip to Augusta

...fabulous bassist John was. I first encountered him when Lynwood W. Holmes hired him for the band for one of my From Mozart to Motown shows at the Imperial. He played as if his life depended on it."Holmes, also a well-known musician, posted online...

Four Tops to align Motown magic with Symphony Orchestra Augusta

...quartet was long established before signing with Motown in 1963."Unlike so many of the Motown acts, we were already in our late 20s and had...Fakir.Four years after Berry Gordy founded Motown, the Four Tops signed to the fledgling record...