16 October 2009
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Q.Motown is the common nickname for which us city?
A.Motown was originally based in the city of Detroit. It is named after Detroit's nickname Motor Town & originated on 2648 West Grand Boulevard.
Q.Who was the founder of motown
A.Berry Gordy Jr (born 28 Nov 1929) founded Motown Records in 1960. It became the largest, most successful independent record company in the USA by 1964.
Q.1st english white artist signed by tamila mowtown label
A.Kiki Dee was the first white English person to sign with Tamala Motown, enjoying success with The Kiki Dee Band. Her real name is Pauline Matthews.
Q.Who was the 1st white artist signed to the motown label
A.The first white artist to sign for Motown was Debbie Dean who issued two records on Motown in 1961. She later became a songwriter for the label.
Q.Whats the tamla in tamla motown
A.The Tamla in Tamla Motown comes from the song Tammy, performed by Debbie Reynolds in the 1957 film Tammy And The Bachelor.