The music of Motown needs no introduction Berry Gordy s record label became a style unto itself producing hit after suave sassy and sophisticated hit and shaped the careers of so many of the greatest musicians of all time The label producedUS number one hits than the Beatles Elvis Presley the Rolling Stones and the Beach Boys combined Now and with fresh new insights and an incredible visual narrative the official visual history of this momentous contribution to music and American culture is told in full This book delves deep into the success stories of Motown s powerhouse creative team including the Holland Dozier Holland triumvirate and unpicks backstories of the Motown musicians envied by many and covered by the rest The roster includes Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye Diana Rossthe Supremes Smokey RobinsonThe Miracles the Jackson 5 The Temptations and Martha ReevesThe Vandellas Motown The Sound of Young America is dense with information and materials gathered from the personal accounts and archives of many of the key players It is a spectacular labour of love befitting an incredible storyThe music of Motown needs no introduction Berry Gordy s record label became a style unto itself producing hit after suave sassy and sophisticated hit and shaped the careers of so many of the greatest musicians of all time The label producedUS number one hits than the Beatles Elvis Presley the Rolling Stones and the Beach Boys combined Now and with fresh new insights and an incredible visual narrative the official visual history of this momentous contribution to music and American culture is told in full This book delves deep into the success stories of Motown s powerhouse creative team including the Holland Dozier Holland triumvirate and unpicks backstories of the Motown musicians envied by many and covered by the rest The roster includes Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye Diana Rossthe Supremes Smokey RobinsonThe Miracles the Jackson 5 The Temptations and Martha ReevesThe Vandellas Motown The Sound of Young America is dense with information and materials gathered from the personal accounts and archives of many of the key players It is a spectacular labour of love befitting an incredible storyThe music of Motown needs no introduction Berry Gordy s record label became a style unto itself producing hit after suave sassy and sophisticated hit and shaped the careers of so many of the greatest musicians of all time The label producedUS number one hits than the Beatles Elvis Presley the Rolling Stones and the Beach Boys combined Now and with fresh new insights and an incredible visual narrative the official visual history of this momentous contribution to music and American culture is told in full This book delves deep into the success stories of Motown s powerhouse creative team including the Holland Dozier Holland triumvirate and unpicks backstories of the Motown musicians envied by many and covered by the rest The roster includes Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye Diana Rossthe Supremes Smokey RobinsonThe Miracles the Jackson 5 The Temptations and Martha ReevesThe Vandellas Motown The Sound of Young America is dense with information and materials gathered from the personal accounts and archives of many of the key players It is a spectacular labour of love befitting an incredible story