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    The Marvelettes: Girl Groups of the 1960s (Look & Listen)… Please Mr. Postman…Motown’s 1st number one pop hit, 1961. L to R: Katharine Anderson, Wanda Rogers, Gladys Horton

    The Ronettes, 1960s.

    The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s. The Supremes were the most commercially successful of Motown's acts and are, to date, America's most successful vocal group with 12 number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100.

    Motown artists (late 60s)

    The Crystals The Crystals, a singing group from the New York City area, was one of the most successful girl groups of the early 1960s, best remembered for the hit singles "He's A Rebel", "Da Doo Ron Ron" and "Then He Kissed Me".

    The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman (1961)

    The Crystals The Crystals, a singing group from the New York City area, was one of the most successful girl groups of the early 1960s, best remembered for the hit singles "He's A Rebel", "Da Doo Ron Ron" and "Then He Kissed Me".

    I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME ~ The Paris Sisters (1961) - YouTube

    The Chiffons formed at James Monroe High School in the Bronx. Their hits include "One Fine Day" & "Sweet Talking Guy." Their hit "He's So Fine" became infamous when George Harrison was sued for his song "My Sweet Lord" for allegedly infringing the copyright of "He's So Fine." The court acknowledged that Harrison may have unconsciously copied the tune. The Chiffons were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2005.

    An early 1960s Stamp Saver Book illustration from Cash Stamps. #vintage #shopping #stamps #homemaker 1960s from Cash Stamps

    1960's

    Legendary Blues artist Son House photographed during the 1960s.

    June Carter and Johnny Cash

    DISC DATES vintage 1960s

    Aretha Franklin's classic 1960s Atlantic albums (from top): Aretha Franklin (1967), Aretha Arrives (1967), I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You (1967), Lady Soul (1968), Aretha Now (1968), Aretha in Paris (1968), Soul '69 (1969)

    1960s Concert Poster for Big Mama Thornton at San Francisco's Fillmore Auditorium

    Simon and Garfunkel

    Vintage shoes - Roger Vivier - France - 1960s

    1960's ad.

    Bo Diddley's guitarist, Norma-Jean Wofford aka The Duchess. I know that teachers normally don't teach rock n' roll history, but I have to include this pin on this board. A female guitarist in the 1960s? That's an accomplishment!

    Florence BallardSynopsis Born in Detroit in 1943, singer Florence Ballard, became famous in the 1960s as a member of The Supremes, a group which she started with childhood friends Mary Wilson and Diana Ross. She sang on 16 different Top 40 hits but left the group in 1967 after a dispute with Motown Records.