I Have Always Loved Motown Music

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    DeeLisa DeeLisa
    31-35, F
    Jul 14, 2012

    Motown Music

    i love motown i have a huge collection on cds as well as cassettes,hooked on classics is another favorite.im looking for speakers to match a duel cassette player i was given,and sooner or later ill find them.nettie
    nttpowell nttpowell
    56-60, F
    Jun 8, 2012

    Give Credit Where Credit Is Do

    The origin of popular music( rock&roll, jazz, blues,ect) comes from the black creative community. In the mid 1960's when the British invasion quashed American recording artists, Motown recording artists conquered the radio waves, but middle class America would have never been...
    Angelly Angelly
    56-60, F
    1 Response Jul 28, 2012

    And It's Fun to Dance to

    What's not to love? The VERY best of music, in the modern age. The Supremes, "Baby Love", Marvin Gaye,"What's Goin On", Temptations, Stevie Wonder! So so many..the Commodores were  doing, " Easy".   Oh, The Four Tops, "Sugar...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    8 Responses Mar 21, 2009

    Hitsville, Usa.

    The Temptations, the Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, the Supremes and many, many more. What was not to like about a lot of great music! And kudo's to the songwriting team of Holland, Dozier, Holland who wrote many of the great Motown hits.
    Goodguy09 Goodguy09
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Apr 1, 2009

    Was painting at my son's apartment.

    He put some music on and asked me if I liked Marvin Gaye!!! I sometimes wonder if he even knows me.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 26
    Laur3n Laur3n
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 8, 2012
    DeeLisa DeeLisa
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 18, 2012

    I don't usually like county music,

    but Faith Hill Breathe Mmm.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 16, 2015

    Grooving, On A Sunday Afternoon

    I grew up in Motown, Motown WAS Motown. :) Listening to such great's as Gladys Knight and the Pips, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, and the Jackson 5. How could I not fall in love with the soulful rhythms, heart spun lyrics, and "out-a-sight" harmony's? Yes growing up as a...
    SleepingTiger SleepingTiger
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Aug 21, 2013

    I love it when I walk into a store,

    and immediately one of my favorite songs starts playing. In my mind it's for me.
    TrueClassicBlond TrueClassicBlond
    51-55, F
    Mar 10

    I spent half of my life in Detroit,

    Michigan. What do you expect? When I'm not in an Eminem mood, I just hop the train from 8 Mile and go over the Hitsville, USA.
    Logic34 Logic34
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Aug 5, 2015

    Inheriting

    My mum loves Motown, so I didn't really stand a chance! But the energy, the emotional resonance it's all so so good - and it's great to dance to too :)
    bywthedragon bywthedragon
    18-21, F
    Jul 13, 2009
    DeeLisa DeeLisa
    31-35, F
    Jul 14, 2012

    Listening to my Motown music on a rainy day Mmm

    heaven. But why am I crying? I'm such a strong, though little *****. Guess damaged and vulnerable too.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 9, 2015

    The Supremes

    I keep playing this one song over and over lately in the car by them: You keep me hangin' on. Love it!!!! My kids father keeps calling me and I refuse to answer his calls--so this song fits. I'm so over and done with him. It feels good to finally be free!!!!
    TrustNobody TrustNobody
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2010

    Your Precious Love

    Another one of my Mowtown Favorites!
    DeeLisa DeeLisa
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 28, 2012

    Abraham, Martin And John

    is my all time favorite followed by jimmy ruffin farewell is a lonely sound
    christinemelody christinemelody
    56-60, T
    Apr 4, 2013
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