Deke Richards, the songwriter who led the Motown writing and production team The Corporation, died on Sunday from esophageal cancer. He was 68.
Sunset Boulevard and Argyle Avenue in Hollywood will hereby be known as Berry Gordy Square.November 29, 2019
Anna Gordy Gaye, the wife of soul legend Marvin Gaye and older sister of Motown founder Berry Gordy, has died at the age of 92.February 1, 2014
Motown's etiquette coach, Maxine Powell, has died at age 98.October 17, 2013
Soul, funk and disco legend Barry White was posthumously awarded the 2,506th star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday.September 16, 2013
Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Mick Jones and Lou Gramm of Foreigner, J.D. Souther, Tony Hatch and Holly Knight were inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame on Thursday night at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. Special awards also went to Elton John and Bernie Taupin, Berry Gordy, Benny Blanco and Sam Cooke's classic song A Change is Gonna Come.June 19, 2013
Very little has been announced at this time, but Amazon has put up two listings for Jackson 5ive: The Complete Animated Series on both DVD and Blu-Ray.October 29, 2012
The story of Motown is coming to Broadway with a book by Berry Gordy and the music that made Detroit famous.July 20, 2012