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Motown Record Corporation

Overview
Works: 437 works in 647 publications in 1 language and 20,578 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Rhythm and blues music  Musical films  Film adaptations  Popular music  Biography  Soul music  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fantasy films 
Roles: prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discontented kindergarten teacher living in Harlem is lost in a blizzard and comes upon the wonderland of Oz. There she meets new friends, tries to find her way home, and finds that her life is not so bad after all
Voyage to India by India.Arie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown two by Michael McDonald( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael follows up his successful first album of Motown covers. Features renditions of songs from the Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and more
Motown 1's( Recording )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation celebrating the iconic music label's 26 Number One songs, featuring artists like Marvin Gaye, The Marvelettes, Mary Wells, The Supremes, Four Tops, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles and more
Standing in the shadows of Motown : the life and music of legendary bassist James Jamerson by Licks( Recording )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guitar BookBassist James Jamerson was the embodiment of the Motown spirit and groove the invisible entity whose playing inspired thousands. His tumultuous life and musical brilliance are explored in depth through hundreds of interviews, 49 transcribed musical scores, two hours of recorded all-star performances, and more than 50 rarely seen photos in this stellar tribute to behind-the-scenes Motown. Features a 120-minute CD!Allan Slutsky's 2002 documentary of the same name is the winner of the New York Film Critics "Best Documentary of the Year" award!
The Jacksons : an American dream by Jacksons (Musical group)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the inspiring true story of the first family of music, The Jacksons: an American dream spans five decades--from the family's beginnings in a midwestern steel town to the premier stages of the world
Intimate by Smokey Robinson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown the musical : originals : the classic songs that inspired the Broadway show!( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features music from the Broadway show Motown: The Musical. The album includes timeless and inspiring songs from the Temptations, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, the Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, and more
Motown 1960s( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twist of Motown( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana Ross & the Supremes by Diana Ross( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The top 100 Motown hits : from Columbia Pictures Publications( )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown 1960s( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown 50th anniversary songbook : 100 songs : M50, yesterday, today, forever( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One heartbeat by Smokey Robinson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berry Gordy's the last dragon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leroy Green, a black youth living in New York City, strives to reach the highest level of Kung fu, and his instructor sends him into the streets of New York to find the meaning of life
Motown, the musical : piano/vocal selections( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now you can sing and play along to Motown the musical, the real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed our culture forever. The stageplay charts Motown founder Berry Gordy's incredible journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more
Motown 40 forever( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown -- the classical years( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motown originals : the classic songs that inspired the Broadway show! by Motown Record Corporation( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features music that inspired the Broadway show Motown: The Musical. The album includes the original and timeless songs from the Temptations, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, the Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, and more
 
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Standing in the shadows of Motown : the life and music of legendary bassist James Jamerson
Alternative Names
Motown

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Motown Records Etichetta discografica di Detroit

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English (148)

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Motown 50th anniversary songbook : 100 songs : M50, yesterday, today, foreverTo be loved : the music, the magic, the memories of Motown : an autobiographyWhere did our love go? : the rise & fall of the Motown soundDancing in the street : Motown and the cultural politics of DetroitOne nation under a groove : Motown and American cultureThe history of MotownThe story of Motown