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Motown was Born

On this day in 1959, with an $800 loan from his family, 29-year-old Berry Gordy, Jr. founded Tamla Records; Motown was born and Detroit would…

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Remembering Otis Redding

On this day in 1967, soul legend, producer and musical force of nature Otis Redding dies tragically in a plane crash outside Madison, WI. The…

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