motown motown  /ˈmoʊ ˌtaʊn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the largest city in Michigan and a major Great Lakes port; center of the United States automobile industry; located in southeastern Michigan on the Detroit river across from Windsor

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News

  1. Motown Sounds Inspire Harlem Galleries Exhibit

    The music of Motown, sounds of Philadelphia, New York and beyond is being celebrated in a brand new exhibition taking place at several galleries in Harlem.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NY1 News

  2. Motown Broadway Tickets At Discounts Under $50 For Some Shows

    Motown on Broadway tickets fall for some performances under $50 per ticket at Financial Firebird's Ticket-Broadway.com site with additional discounts when using promo code BPACK5 at online checkout. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10822386.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Motown Records Founder Berry Gordy Honored with Philadelphia's 2013 Marian Anderson Award

    The 2013 Marian Anderson award will go to Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, according to PhiladelphiaCBSlocal.com.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Playbill

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Quotes

  1. "I'm here in Motown in Detroit as a symbol of when music was not denigrating and was entertaining," Sharpton said.
    on Nov 16, 2005 By: Al Sharpton Source: Ninemsn

  2. "This is a dream come true for me, to succeed in a venture that has been in my heart since my days at Motown," said Reeves, an original member of the Motown group, Martha and the Vandellas.
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Martha Reeves Source: Forbes

  3. "These are four of the greatest people I have ever known. They were major pros even before they came to Motown," Gordy said when the Four Tops' star was unveiled in Hollywood.
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Berry Gordy Source: CNN

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