Universal Music Group

In the last few years before Motown’s absorption into the Universal Music Group, which occurred in December of 1998, huge stars were added to the labe

Impact on American Music

The British Invasion’s impact on the international music was intense, putting rock and roll and its production on an international scale and fastening

Cultural Impact of the Invasion

The Invasion did not influence only the music, but also fashion, movie and TV industry, and even the way of talking and behaving.

Film and TV Indust


Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of Rock ‘N’ Roll invented in the early 1950s. It blends Western musical styles with RnB, or even Bluegrass wi

British Rock ‘N’ Roll and the British Invasion

In the 1950s, Britain was exposed to the American culture. Sharing of the same language and the fact that the American military troops were stationed

Social and Cultural Impact

Gordy was not only an excellent and ruthless businessman, but also a generous member of his community. He used his success to offer quality jobs to De

The Birth of Motown Records

Established right before the turn of the decade on January 12, 1959, and originally titled ‘Tamla Records’, the brainchild of Berry Gordy Jr. would gr

The Right Way to Enjoy Music Safely

There are days when undoubtedly you just feel like pumping up the volume and enjoying a good boom from your sound system. This could be in your house, on your car stereo or even from your phone when taking a… Continue Reading →

Hits from Hitsville

The Motown Records continued to roll out impressively high-quality pop music with an emphasis on Soul musical qualities and African American empowerme

History of Rock ‘N’ Roll

This popular genre of music was born in the late 1940s and early 1950s in the United States. It evolved from other genres: gospel, jump blues, jazz, b

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