The Temptations Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for The Temptations. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,069 in The Temptations

  1. Motowna s best: Still singing and strutting their stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Between them, the Temptations and the Four Tops - two of the top male groups of the Motown era - created more than 60 hits and a half-dozen No. 1 soul classics, including "Ain't Too Proud to Beg," "Ball of Confusion," "Can't Help Myself" and "Reach Out I'll Be There."


  2. Landau ready to start tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and singing with Motown legends Leonard, Coleman & Blunt.. Glen Leonard is the former lead singer of The Temptations. Joe Coleman is the former lead singer of The Platters, and Joe Blunt is former lead singer of the Drifters. "It's really a busy ...


  3. Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, ForeverRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... presented the history of black American music, while vamping jazz chords on a piano. The Four Tops engaged The Temptations in a musical "battle," both groups one-upping each other as they traded hit songs and then going one better by singing each ...


  4. 2 New Cosby Accusers Come ForwardBy Marlow SternRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... $1,500 in cash and told her to buy something nice for her grandmother. Later, she said he invited her to see The Temptations in concert and check out his Vegas stand-up show. When she declined, she claimed she was fired from the Vegas Hilton, and ...


  5. Smokey Robinson Selling California HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 |

    ... time on the market - in spite of their history. After listing his home for $849,000 , Otis Williams of The Temptations sold the California home for only $620,000. And Marvin Gaye's former home has been on and off the market with price cuts since ...


  6. In Briefs | Arts | 11-28-14Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | West Hawaii Today

    In celebration of its 20th anniversary, Donkey Mill Art Center is presenting the Bill Noble Jazz Combo for Holiday Affair 2014 at 4:30 p.m Saturday. A native of Kohala, Noble is an accomplished saxophone, flute and clarinet player and composer whose resume includes performances with Ray Charles, Gladys Knight and The Temptations.


  7. MOTOWN PartyRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | BlogTO

    DJs Fawn BC, Misty Rock'n'Roll and Splattermonkey will be playing Motown, northern soul, and some remixes for ya. Expect to hear some old favorites and rare grooves from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Four Tops, The Temptations, and whatever else we feel like playing.


  8. Beam Up & United Soul: NYC Disco Legend John MoralesRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | BlogTO

    Beam Me Up & United Soul combine forces for a one night affair of classic disco, boogie & soul, with legendary New York deejay, producer & remixer John Morales at the helm. Bronx-born Morales has been delivering that dance floor madness since the seventies, playing hallowed NYC haunts like Stardust Ballroom, Pippins, Bentleys, Limelight and the infamous Studio 54. A self-taught engineer, Morales was responsible for mixing a mass of disco classics, many of which are standards at the Beam Me Up parties; the likes of Inner Life, Carol Douglas, the Fantastic Aleems, Musique, Class Action, the Temptations and Rose Royce were all recipients of that Morales touch and should be familiar to the Beam Me Up regulars.


  9. Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires Announce NZ SideshowRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Scoop

    ... and supporters, packed with joy and a broader musical scope, including experiments with psychedelic soul The Temptations explored in the early '70's. "We waited seven years for a gig this good, and we'd do it again a 'If You Only Knew', 'High ...


  10. Big Music: William Hicks and his amazing American Four Tops Motown Show is coming to CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 |

    ... all that sweet soul music taking you on a magical journey through the motown classics of the Four Tops, the Temptations, the Stylistics, the Drifters, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson and many more artists from that era. Great songs will include Reach ...


  11. Rolling Stones play surprise club gig ahead of tour a " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2013 |

    ... You', 'Start Me Up' and 'Jumpin' Jack Flash', as well as covers of songs by Otis Redding , Chuck Berry and The Temptations . Former Stones guitarist Mick Taylor also joined the band on stage for two songs: 'Midnight Rambler' and a cover of Robert ...


  12. Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. Brings His 2014 Murphy and Motown Christmas Tour to Huntington WVRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Huntington News

    Landau, joined by the famed Huntington Symphony Orchestra , will co-headline the show with Leonard, Coleman & Blunt , the former lead singers of the Temptations, Platters and Drifters. Together, Landau and Leonard, Coleman & Blunt will perform their biggest hits and your all-time favorite holiday classics for an evening of music sure to please music fans of all ages.


  13. Mancini and Mercer 1961 demo of 'Moon River'Read the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | LA Observed

    ... pleasure Mancini and Mercer 1961 demo of 'Moon River' (video) Jimmy Ruffin, the brother who didn't join the Temptations, dead at 78 When AM radio was the place to discover rock and roll LA Opera's doubleheader, plus Dance Project and more Robert ...


  14. Detroit masters at work...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | MetaFilter

    ... probably know they were great. But when you take away the lead vocal tracks by Stevie Wonder, The Supremes, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson and other singing icons of the era, and hear the purely instrumental versions of those familiar tunes, it ...


  15. Motown: Musical About Famed Record Label Features All the Hits -- And a MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... the music that made his artists famous. So it is that nearly as soon as the audience starts chair-dancing to the Temptations singing Smokey Robinson's (an amiable Jesse Nager) iconic "My Girl," the abridged song ends, and we're on to the next hit. ...


  16. The Stars from The Commitments set to shine at Regent CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... on to back iconic soul legends over the years such as BB King, Sam Moore, Steve Cropper, Denis Edwards of the Temptations, the late James Brown and Wilson Pickett. They were even the special guests at the White House for a special St Patrick's Day ...


  17. A Motown Christmas @The Lucas Theatre for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Connect Savannah

    WE'RE LUCKY to live in a time in which we can still go see the founding fathers of Motown cut the rug and fill a room with their classic melodies. With The Motown Experience, a super-group comprised of past and present members of legendary acts The Temptations, The Miracles, and The Capitols, the soulmen have arrived right at our doorstep - don't miss 'em while you have the chance.


  18. Arts events: 'Wicked,' Motown legends, and 'Robin Hood' on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 |

    ... Nutcracker" or any kind of grinches or elves. A special Broadway engagement features Motown hits instead. The Temptations and The Four Tops pair up to ring in the New Year with a seven-show run. The performances will showcase top songs such as "My ...


  19. Soul singer Jimmy Ruffin rememberedRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    ... the seven-part series Jimmy Ruffin's Sweet Soul Music for Radio 2. When his brother David, lead singer of the Temptations, died of a cocaine overdose in 1991, Jimmy became a committed anti-drugs campaigner both in Britain and the US. Jimmy Ruffin ...


  20. Sounds Like Film: 'American Hustle' Soundtrack Expanded for Vinyl ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Slackerwood

    ... is featured next, Steely Dan's 1972 cut "Dirty Work." The other bonus tracks on this vinyl edition come from The Temptations ("Papa Was A Rollin' Stone"), Todd Rundgren ("I Saw The Light"), David Bowie ("The Jean Genie"), Frank Sinatra ("The Coffee ...