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The First and ONLY Motown DVD Collection! Motown records changed the face of American popular music. This special DVD collection presents 18 classic television performances featuring some of Motown's biggest hits and greatest artists from 1965 through 1972 - including the company's first Pop #1 hit The Marvelettes' "Please Mr. Postman," Martha & The Vandellas' classic performance of "Nowhere To Run" on the Ford® Mustang assembly line, and a luminous live version of "The Tears Of A Clown" by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles. These classics, plus the virtuoso within teenaged Stevie Wonder, the brilliance of Marvin Gaye, the enchanting Supremes and smooth choreography of the Temptations, all highlighted on this DVD, magnify the extraordinary legacy of Motown.
SPECIAL FEATURES INCLUDE: Berry Gordy Teen Town Interview; Vintage Interviews with Motown greats such as the Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, Gladys Knight & The Pips and more; Motown Picnic - special, never before released footage from a Motown family picnic; 1959 - An entertaining review of news, entertainment and ads from the year in which Motown Records was founded.
1. The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman (Teen Town) 2. The Contours - Do You Love Me (Hy Lit Show) 3. Marvin Gaye - Hitch Hike (Hollywood A-Go-Go) 4. Brenda Holloway - Every Little Bit Hurts (Shivaree) 5. Martha & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street (The Ed Sullivan Show) 6. The Temptations - My Girl (Teen Town) 7. Martha & The Vandellas - Nowhere To Run (Murray The K) 8. Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) (Tienerklanken) 9. The Supremes - Back In My Arms Again (Mike Douglas Show) 10. Kim Weston - Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me A Little While) (Swingin' Time) 11. Marvin Gaye - Ain't That Peculiar (Live from the Bitter End) 12. Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright) (Swingin' Time) 13. The Marvelettes - Don't Mess With Bill (Hullabaloo) 14. Jimmy Ruffin - What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted (Beat Club) 15. Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine (Save The Children Concert) 16. David Ruffin - My Whole World Ended (The Moment You Left Me) (Up Beat) 17. Edwin Starr - War (Up Beat) 18. Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - The Tears Of A Clown (Andy Williams Show)See all Editorial Reviews
It's quick glimpse into the careers of some of the artists from Motown on stage.Published 7 months ago by rmcelder