Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery; April 29, 1945 — March 16, 1970) was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Died of brain cancer
Gladys Knight & The Pips were an R/soul family musical act from Atlanta, Georgia, active from 1953 to 1989. The group was best known for their string of hit singles on Motown's "Soul" record label and Buddah Records from 1967 to 1975, including "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" and "Midnight Train to Georgia" ."Neither One of Us(Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye","The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me"
January 15, 1961: The Supremes being photographed after signing a recording contract with the newly formed Motown. The contract stipulated they change their names from The Primettes to The Supremes. And 4th member Barbara Martin (bottom center) would leave the group in 1962.
Gladys Maria Knight (b. May 28, 1944), known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American singer-songwriter, actress, businesswoman, humanitarian, & author. She's best known for the hits she recorded during the 1960s & 1970s, for both the Motown & Buddah Records labels, with her group Gladys Knight & the Pips, the most famous incarnation of which included her brother Merald "Bubba" Knight & her cousins Edward Patten and William Guest. The group was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in…