Black History Month

Black History Month Where Are They Now: Motown Stars

Where Are They Now: Motown Stars

By Brennan Williams
Posted Jan 18th 2011 8:14PM


Since its official launch in 1960 Motown records has been responsible for developing some of the most iconic music figures known to grace the face of the earth.

Catapulting the careers of legendary acts such as Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, and the late Teena Marie has not only given fans a timeless collection of hits, but also set the musical landscape for generations to come.

In honor of Black History Month BlackVoices.com takes an introspective look at some of Motown's brightest stars past and present.