Playlist: The Motown Machine

Don’t forget the Motor City!



  • The Contours “Do You Love Me”
  • The Temptations “Ain’t Too Proud To Beg”
  • The Supremes “You Can’t Hurry Love”
  • Stevie Wonder “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours)”
  • Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “The Tracks Of My Tears”
  • Jackson 5 “I Want You Back”
  • Gladys Knight & The Pops “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”
  • Marvin Gaye “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”
  • The Four Tops “Reach Out, I’ll Be There”
  • Martha & The Vandellas “Nowhere To Run”
  • Jr. Walker & The All Stars “Shotgun”
  • Barrett Strong “Money (That’s What I Want)”
  • Mary Wells “My Guy”
  • The Marvelettes “Please Mr. Postman”
  • The Velvelettes “Needle In A Haystack”
  • Jimmy Ruffin “What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted”
  • Diana Ross “Love Hangover”
  • Eddie Kendricks “Keep In Truckin'”
  • David Ruffin “Walk Away From Love”
  • Michael Jackson “Got To Be There”
  • The Isley Brothers “This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)”
  • The Spinners “It’s A Shame”
  • The Undisputed Truth “Smiling Faces Sometimes”
  • The Originals “Baby, I’m For Real”
  • Edwin Starr “War”
  • Rare Earth “Get Ready”
  • Smokey Robinson “Cruisin'”
  • Thelma Houston “Don’t Leave Me This Way”
  • Bonnie Pointer “Heaven Must Have Sent You”
  • High Inergy “You Can’t Turn Me Off (In The Middle Of Turning Me On”
  • Commodores “Brick House”
  • Rick James “Super Freak”
  • Mary Jane Girls “In My House”
  • Dazz Band “Let It Whip”
  • Jermaine Jackson “Let’s Get Serious”
  • Lionel Richie “All Night Long (All Night)”
  • DeBarge “Rhythm Of The Night”
  • Rockwell “Somebody’s Watching Me”
  • Teena Marie “I Need Your Lovin'”
  • Boyz II Men “Motownphilly”

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