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Motown 50

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2009 is the 50th anniversary of American’s greatest record label and global music icon – Motown! Celebrate the anniversary with this podcast series featuring rare and intimate conversations with Motown legends, producers, songwriters and singers.

Latest Episodes

The Motown Legacy

Chairman Berry Gordy Jr. reflects on the Motown Legacy.

13 min2009 OCT 13
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The Motown Legacy

The Anatomy Of A Hit: My Girl

The all-time classic Motown anthem "My Girl" is explored.

10 min2009 SEP 25
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The Anatomy Of A Hit: My Girl

Motown's Moves

Award-winning choreographer Toni Basil shares her love for Motown's moves.

7 min2009 SEP 4
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Motown's Moves

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Skeletons and Dark-N-Lovely

Stevie Wonder talks about the inspiration behind, and the making of, the #1 hit "Skeletons" and the ballad "Dark-N-Lovely."

6 min2009 AUG 27
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The Anatomy Of A Hit: Skeletons and Dark-N-Lovely

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Where Did Our Love Go

Original Supreme member Mary Wilson shares the story of creating the chart-topping hit "Where Did Our Love Go."

6 min2009 AUG 18
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The Anatomy Of A Hit: Where Did Our Love Go

Motown and The Big Chill

Film director Lawrence Kasdan and his wife Meg discuss how they made the most of Motown music in the classic film The Big Chill.

8 min2009 AUG 5
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Motown and The Big Chill

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)

The Temptations' Otis Williams reflects on the group's timeless No. 1 hit, "Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)."

4 min2009 JUL 29
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The Anatomy Of A Hit: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)

Bravo Motown

Renaissance man Henry Rollins praises Motown and founder and Chairman Berry Gordy.

7 min2009 JUL 20
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Bravo Motown

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Brick House

OWWW! The Commodores' Walter "Clyde" Orange breaks down their big hit "Brick House," from concept to the top of the charts.

15 min2009 JUL 14
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The Anatomy Of A Hit: Brick House

Motown Elegance

Vibe magazine music editor Sean Fennessey discusses the elegance of Motown as well as his experience growing up with the sounds of Michael, Stevie, Smokey and Boyz II Men.

9 min2009 JUL 8
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Motown Elegance

Latest Episodes

The Motown Legacy

Chairman Berry Gordy Jr. reflects on the Motown Legacy.

13 min2009 OCT 13
Comments
The Motown Legacy

The Anatomy Of A Hit: My Girl

The all-time classic Motown anthem "My Girl" is explored.

10 min2009 SEP 25
Comments
The Anatomy Of A Hit: My Girl

Motown's Moves

Award-winning choreographer Toni Basil shares her love for Motown's moves.

7 min2009 SEP 4
Comments
Motown's Moves

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Skeletons and Dark-N-Lovely

Stevie Wonder talks about the inspiration behind, and the making of, the #1 hit "Skeletons" and the ballad "Dark-N-Lovely."

6 min2009 AUG 27
Comments
The Anatomy Of A Hit: Skeletons and Dark-N-Lovely

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Where Did Our Love Go

Original Supreme member Mary Wilson shares the story of creating the chart-topping hit "Where Did Our Love Go."

6 min2009 AUG 18
Comments
The Anatomy Of A Hit: Where Did Our Love Go

Motown and The Big Chill

Film director Lawrence Kasdan and his wife Meg discuss how they made the most of Motown music in the classic film The Big Chill.

8 min2009 AUG 5
Comments
Motown and The Big Chill

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)

The Temptations' Otis Williams reflects on the group's timeless No. 1 hit, "Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)."

4 min2009 JUL 29
Comments
The Anatomy Of A Hit: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)

Bravo Motown

Renaissance man Henry Rollins praises Motown and founder and Chairman Berry Gordy.

7 min2009 JUL 20
Comments
Bravo Motown

The Anatomy Of A Hit: Brick House

OWWW! The Commodores' Walter "Clyde" Orange breaks down their big hit "Brick House," from concept to the top of the charts.

15 min2009 JUL 14
Comments
The Anatomy Of A Hit: Brick House

Motown Elegance

Vibe magazine music editor Sean Fennessey discusses the elegance of Motown as well as his experience growing up with the sounds of Michael, Stevie, Smokey and Boyz II Men.

9 min2009 JUL 8
Comments
Motown Elegance
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