Hitsville USA — Detroit to L.A.
Music, Magic, and Legends
It’s been 62 years since Motown started and legends were born. On January 12, 1959 Detroit was the placed where music hits were made. Some of the early artists from Motown included Smoky Robinson and the Miracles, Mary Wells Mable John, Eddie Holland. The first number one hit for the Miracles was Shop on the R & B charts.
Motown music , founded by Berry Gordy, Jr. began producing music by some of the legends of music we know today. Growing up in the 1960’s, and 1970s gave us lasting music and memories. The 1960s not only…