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DETROIT (AP) — A legendary recording studio in Detroit that once welcomed artists such as […]

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What do Ford Motor Co. and Motown Records have in common aside from sharing the city of Detroit as their home? According to the Motown Museum website, legendary music executive Berry Gordy modeled the hit-making machine after the Ford Motor Co.’s assembly line. It was 1959 when Gordy launched the company that dished out hits […]

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NEW YORK (AP) - Producers of a musical based on the life of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy are seeking an exceptionally talented young actor — one who can play a preteen Gordy, a young Michael Jackson and a precocious Stevie Wonder...

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Sony Entertainment and Berry Gordy confirmed Tuesday that they will be teaming up to bring the legendary Motown story to Broadway in 2013...

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