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Song of the Week #156 – “My Girl”

Written by admin on July 1, 2013 – 9:11 pm -

The Temptations My Girl single

The Temptations’ “My Girl” is Song of the Week on Classic Pop Icons.

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Otis “Damon” Harris of The Temptations dies aged 62

Written by admin on February 24, 2013 – 8:24 pm -

Otis “Damon” Harris, who sang with The Temptations in the 1970s, died on February 18 at Baltimore’s Joseph Richey Hospice after a long battle with cancer. He was 62.

Damon Harris

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Motown Gold from The Ed Sullivan Show

Written by admin on August 19, 2011 – 10:24 am -

Motown Gold from The Ed Sullivan Show Ed Sullivan showcased most of the legendary Motown acts on his television show throughout the 1960s and early 1970s, including the Jackson 5, the Supremes, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, the Temptations and the Four Tops. These superb performances have now been fully restored for release in the US and Canada on a 2-DVD set titled “Motown Gold from The Ed Sullivan Show

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Temptations singer Ali Woodson dies aged 58

Written by admin on June 2, 2010 – 11:01 pm -

Former lead singer of the Temptations, Ali “Ollie” Woodson, died on Sunday, May 30 in California from leukaemia. He was 58-years-old.

Woodson wasn’t the original lead singer of the Temptations, but he took on this role from 1984 to 1986, and from 1988 to 1996.

Ali Woodson dies

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Motown around the World – The Classic Singles

Written by admin on April 20, 2010 – 7:03 am -

Motown collectors can now obtain all the label’s foreign language recordings on a 2-CD set from Hip-o Select.

With the Motown Records fan base spreading across Europe in the 1960s, the company decided that its major stars should perform foreign language versions of their hits to appeal to these markets. This new 2-CD set includes all 38 of these tracks from The Supremes, The Temptations, The Miracles, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves & the Vandellas, Edwin Starr, Jimmy Ruffin, and the Velvelettes.

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