Mary Wilson co-founded the Supremes when she was 15 years old, and remained a member until the group's dissolution in 1979. The Motown trio recorded 29 albums and 12 number one singles. She died on Feb. 8 at the age of 76.
The Marvelettes, who recorded for Motown’s Tamla label, released more than 20 singles that made the charts.
38-years ago today. Motown 25. Michael Jackson returned to sing with his family. But he performed a new song of his as well — “Billie Jean”. It’s the night he showed us the moonwalk for the very first time...
Mary Wilson, co-founder of iconic Motown group The Supremes, has died at the age of 76. We spoke to Mary in 2015 and she talked us through her career. "It was a lot of fun", she told us - even though she admits she didn't like some of their biggest hits
So proud of Michigan today!We gave the world Motown, Aretha, Madonna, Iggy, Eminem, Magic Johnson, corn flakes, cars, & the middle class. Malcolm X & Thomas Edison grew up here. Arthur Miller wrote his first play here. Rosa Parks lived here most of her life. And now: Pres. Biden!
“He told the director, he told everybody, how he wanted that stage, what type of lighting he wanted. He told them where to put the spotlight. ‘When I put my finger like this …’ He directed them.” – Suzee Ikeda on Michael’s direction that lead to his Moonwalk debut on Motown 25.