Motown 25

Legendary Motown performers of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s reunite on stage to celebrate the silver anniversary of the greatest soul-pop sounds in music history with one of the most famous concerts ever produced. First broadcast in 1983 and not seen in over 30 years.

Tune in Thursday June 4th or Saturday June 6th at 1pm!

'Thank you' gifts:

$84 ($7 ongoing monthly) - Single DVD – Motown 25

$120 ($10 ongoing monthly) - 3-DVD Set – Motown 25

$144 ($12 ongoing monthly) - 7-CD Set (Motown Big Hits & More) & Single DVD (Motown 25)

$180 ($15 ongoing monthly) - 7-CD Set (Motown Big Hits & More) & 3-DVD Set (Motown 25)

Single DVD, – Motown 25

EXTRA material: DVD contains additional material not in Public broadcasting broadcast as indicated with asterisk.

Track List:

Dancing In The Street – The Lester Wilson Dancers*

Richard Pryor segment*

Hits Medley: Shop Around/You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me/Tears Of A Clown/Going To A Go-Go – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

Dick Clark segment*

Hits Medley: I Wish/ Uptight/Signed, Sealed, Delivered/My Cherie Amour/Sir Duke*/You Are The Sunshine Of My Life* – Stevie Wonder

Money (That’s What I Want) – Motown Songwriters*

Hits Medley:  Reach Out, I’ll Be There, Get Ready, It’s The Same Old Song, Ain’t Too Proud To Beg, Baby I Need Your Loving, My Girl, I Can’t Get Next To You, I Can’t Help Myself, I’m Losing You – The Temptations & Four Tops

What’s Going On? – Marvin Gaye

Howard Hesseman and Tim Reid segment*

Heatwave – Martha Reeves

My Guy – Mary Wells

Shotgun – Jr. Walker

Brick House – Commodores*

John Moschitta segment*

Lonely Teardrops – Jose Feliciano*

Where Did Our Love Go – Adam Ant*

You Mean More To Me – Lionel Ritchie*

Hits Medley: I Want You Back/The Love You Save/Never Can Say Goodbye, I’ll Be There –

The Jackson 5

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

I Want You – The Lester Wilson Dancers*

Motown & The Movies segment – Billy Dee Williams*

What Is The Motown Sound? – Richard Pryor*

All This Love – DeBarge*

He’s A Pretender – High Inergy*

Can’t Stop – DeBarge & High Inergy*

Ooo Baby Baby/The Tracks Of My Tears – Smokey Robinson &

Linda Ronstadt

The Motown Company Song*

Being With You/Cruisin’ – Smokey Robinson* (track list continues on Premium Offer page 3)

The Motown Story …A Fairy Tale – Richard Pryor*

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Diana Ross

Someday We’ll Be Together – Diana Ross & The Supremes

Reach Out & Touch (Somebody’s Hand) – entire cast

Motown 25 Performers Roundtable (featuring Smokey Robinson, Duke Fakir of Four Tops, Otis Williams of The Temptations, Executive Producer Suzanne de Passe)*

Featurette: Signed, Sealed & Delivered – The Making of Motown 25*

Running Time: Approx. 3 hours

3-DVD set, Motown 25

EXTRA material DVD#1 contains additional material not in Public broadcasting broadcasts as indicated with asterisk. All material contained on DVDs #2 and #3 is extra and not seen on Public broadcasting.

Track List:

DVD #1

Dancing In The Street – The Lester Wilson Dancers*

Richard Pryor segment*

Hits Medley: Shop Around/You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me/Tears Of A Clown/Going To A Go-Go

 – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Dick Clark segment*

Hits Medley: I Wish/ Uptight/Signed, Sealed, Delivered/My Cherie Amour/Sir Duke*/You Are The Sunshine Of My Life* – Stevie Wonder

Money (That’s What I Want) – Motown Songwriters*

Hits Medley:  Reach Out, I’ll Be There, Get Ready, It’s The Same Old Song, Ain’t Too Proud To Beg, Baby I Need Your Loving,

My Girl, I Can’t Get Next To You, I Can’t Help Myself, I’m Losing You – The Temptations & Four Tops

What’s Going On? – Marvin Gaye

Howard Hesseman and Tim Reid segment*

Heatwave – Martha Reeves

My Guy – Mary Wells

Shotgun – Jr. Walker

Brick House – Commodores*

John Moschitta segment*

Lonely Teardrops – Jose Feliciano*

Where Did Our Love Go – Adam Ant*

You Mean More To Me – Lionel Ritchie*

Hits Medley: I Want You Back/The Love You Save/Never Can Say Goodbye, I’ll Be There – The Jackson 5

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

I Want You – The Lester Wilson Dancers*

Motown & The Movies segment – Billy Dee Williams*

What Is The Motown Sound? – Richard Pryor*

All This Love – DeBarge*

He’s A Pretender – High Inergy*

Can’t Stop – DeBarge & High Inergy*

Ooo Baby Baby/The Tracks Of My Tears – Smokey Robinson & Linda Ronstadt

The Motown Company Song*

Being With You/Cruisin’ – Smokey Robinson*

The Motown Story …A Fairy Tale – Richard Pryor*

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Diana Ross

Someday We’ll Be Together – Diana Ross & The Supremes

Reach Out & Touch (Somebody’s Hand) – entire cast

Motown 25 Performers Roundtable

(featuring Smokey Robinson, Duke Fakir of Four Tops, Otis Williams of The Temptations, Executive Producer Suzanne de Passe)*

Featurette: Signed, Sealed & Delivered – The Making of Motown 25*

Running Time: approx. 3 hours

DVD #2 – Rehearsal

Marvin Gaye Rehearsal for Motown 25*

Featurette: What’s Goin On: Marvin Gaye*

Exclusive Interviews with Suzanne de Passe (Executive Producer) and Don Mischer (Director/Producer)*

Running Time: Approx. 2.5 hours

 

DVD #3 – The Reunion

Yesterday, Today, Forever: The Motown 25 Production Roundtable

featuring Suzanne de Passe (Executive Producer), Suzanne Coston (Producer),

Don Mischer (Director/Producer), David Goldberg (Executive in Charge of Production), Buz Kohan (Head Writer)*

Motown 25 Peformers Roundtable Part 2 featuring Smokey Robinson, Duke Fakir (Four Tops), Otis Williams (The Temptations)*

Featurette: Reach Out I’ll Be There: The Temptations & Four Tops*

Featurette: Come and Get These Memories: Inside Hitsville*

Exclusive Interviews with Duke Fakir (Four Tops), Otis Williams (The Temptations), Claudette Robinson (The Miracles), Martha Reeves (Martha & The Vandellas)*

Running Time: Approx. 2.5 hours

 

7-CD set, Motown: Big Hits & More Volumes 1-6/Motown 1970s Vol. 2 & DVD, Motown 25

Description:  The original 1960s-1970s Motown classics by the original artists.

CD #1                                                                                      

1          Money                                                                          Barrett Strong

2          Shop Around                                                                Miracles           

3          Please Mr. Postman                                                      Marvelettes

4          The One Who Really Loves You                                     Mary Wells

5          Do You Love Me                                                           Contours          

6          Stubborn Kinda Fella                                                     Marvin Gaye

7          You Beat Me To The Punch                                            Mary Wells

8          Two Lovers                                                                   Mary Wells

9          You Really Got A Hold On Me                                        Miracles 

10         Come And Get These Memories                                     Martha & The Vandellas

11         Beachwood 4-5789                                                        Marvelettes

12         Too Strong To Be Strung Along                                     Marvelettes

13         Hitch Hike                                                                     Marvin Gaye

14         Fingertips, Pt. 2                                                                        Stevie Wonder

15         A Breath Taking Guy                                                      Supremes

16         Mickey’s Monkey                                                          Miracles           

17         Heatwave                                                                      Martha & The Vandellas

18         Quick Sand                                                                   Martha & The Vandellas

19         I Gotta Dance To Keep From Crying                               Miracles           

20         The Girl’s Alright With Me                                               Temptations

21         Contact On Love                                                           Stevie Wonder

22         Leaving Here                                                                 Eddie Holland

                                                                                   

CD#2                                                                           

1          The Way You Do The Things You Do                             Temptations

2          I Want A Love I Can See                                                            Temptations

3          You’re A Wonderful One                                                            Marvin Gaye

4          In My Lonely Room                                                       Martha & The Vandellas

5          Every Little Bit Hurts                                                      Brenda Holloway

6          My Guy                                                                         Mary Wells

7          Looking For The Right Guy                                            Kim Weston

8          I Like It Like That                                                           Miracles           

9          Dancing In The Street                                                    Martha & The Vandellas

10         Baby I Need Your Loving                                               Four Tops

11         Would I Love You                                                          Miracles           

12         How Sweet It Is                                                             Marvin Gaye

13         Girl Why You Wanna Make Me Blue                                Temptations

14         Needle In A Haystack                                                    Velvelettes

15         Where Did Our Love Go                                                 Supremes

16         Ask Any Girl                                                                  Supremes

17         Without The One You Love                                            Four Tops

18         Since I Lost My Baby                                                    Temptations

19         You Lost The Sweetest Boy                                           Mary Wells

20         Sweet Thing                                                                  Spinners          

21         Baby Love                                                                    Supremes

22         My Girl                                                                          Temptations

                                                                                   

CD #3                                                                                      

1          Come See About Me                                                     Supremes

2          Shotgun                                                                        Jr. Walker & His All Stars

3          Nowhere To Run                                                            Martha & The Vandellas

4          Don’t Look Back                                                                       Temptations

5          I’ll Be Doggone                                                             Marvin Gaye

6          Ooh Baby Baby                                                                        Miracles           

7          Back In My Arms Again                                                 Supremes

8          I Can’t Help Myself                                                        Four Tops

9          Tracks Of My Tears                                                       Miracles           

10         A Fork In The Road                                                       Miracles           

11         It’s The Same Old Song                                                 Four Tops

12         Nothing But Heartaches                                                 Supremes

13         Ain’t That Peculiar                                                          Marvin Gaye

14         Take Me In Your Arms                                                   Kim Weston

15         My Baby                                                                       Temptations

16         Everything Is Good About You                                      Supremes     

17         I Hear A Symphony                                                       Supremes

18         Uptight                                                                         Stevie Wonder

19         My World Is Empty Without You                                                Supremes

20         Since I Lost My Baby                                                    Temptations

21         Put Yourself In My Place                                                           Elgins  

22         Going To A Go-Go                                                        Miracles           

                                                                       

CD #4                                                                                      

1          Get Ready                                                                    Temptations

2          He Was Really Sayin’ Something                                                The Velvelettes

3          This Old Heart Of Mine                                                  Isley Brothers

4          Ain’t Too Proud To Beg                                                 Temptations

5          Truly Yours                                                                   Spinners          

6          Shake Me, Wake Me                                                      Four Tops

7          Whole Lot Of Shaking In My Heart                                  Miracles           

8          You Can’t Hurry Love                                                     Supremes

9          I Guess I’ll Always Love You                                          Isley Brothers

10         Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever                                   Four Tops

11         What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted                           Jimmy Ruffin

12         Blowing In The Wind                                                      Stevie Wonder

13         Reach Out, I’ll Be There                                                  Four Tops

14         You Keep Me Hanging On                                             Supremes

15         Heaven Must Have Sent You                                          Elgins  

16         Beauty Is Only Skin Deep                                              Temptations

17         All I Need                                                                      Temptations

18         I’m Ready For Love                                                       Martha & The Vandellas

19         Standing In The Shadows Of Love                                 Four Tops

20         Since You’ve Been Gone                                               Four Tops

21         Come Round Here, I’m The One You Need                      Miracles           

22         A Place In The Sun                                                        Stevie Wonder

                                               

CD #5                                                                                      

1          Love Is Here And Now You’re Gone                                Supremes

2          Love I Saw In You Was Just A Mirage                            Miracles           

3          Jimmy Mack                                                                 Martha & The Vandellas

4          Don’t Mess With Bill                                                      Marvelettes

5          Bernadette                                                                    Four Tops

6          I Got A Feeling                                                              Four Tops

7          I’m Losing You                                                              Temptations

8          7 Rooms Of Gloom                                                       Four Tops

9          I’ll Turn To Stone                                                           Four Tops

10         I Was Made To Love Her                                                            Stevie Wonder

11         More Love                                                                    Miracles           

12         You’re My Everything                                                    Temptations

13         Your Precious Love                                                       Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terell

14         Ain’t No Mountain High Enough                                      Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terell

15         I Heard It Through The Grapevine                                    Gladys Knight & The Pips

16         I Wish It Would Rain                                                      Temptations

17         I Heard It Through The Grapevine                                    Marvin Gaye

18         Too Busy Thinking About My Baby                                Marvin Gaye

19         I Second That Emotion                                                  Miracles           

20         If You Can Want                                                                        Miracles           

21         The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game                         Marvelettes

22         Reflections                                                                   Supremes        

 

CD #6                                                                                      

                                                                                   

1          Dance Party                                                                  Martha & The Vandellas

2          Jamie                                                                           Eddie Holland

3          Let Me Go The Right Way                                              Supremes

4          The Only One That I Love                                               Miracles           

5          Third Finger, Left Hand                                                  Martha & The Vandellas

6          Forever                                                                         Marvin Gaye

7          The Impossible Dream                                                   The Temptations

8          There’s No Stopping Us Now                                         Supremes

9          More, More, More Of Your Love                                     Miracles           

10         Come On And See Me                                                   Tammi Terrell

11         I’m Still Loving You                                                       Kim Weston

12         Keep On Loving Me                                                       Frances Nero

13         S.O.S. (Stop Her On Site)                                              Edwin Starr

14         If My Heart Could Tell A Story                                        Edwin Starr

15         Behind A Painted Smile                                                 Isley Brothers

16         I’ve Passed This Way Before                                         Jimmy Ruffin

17         You’ll Lose A Precious Love                                          Temptations

18         Loneliness Has Made Me Realize It’s You That I Need     Temptations

19         Just A Little Misunderstanding                                       Contours          

20         It’s Easy To Fall In Love With A Guy Like You                 Martha & The Vandellas

21         It’s A Good Good Feeling                                              Miracles           

22         What’s So Good About Goodbye                                              Miracles           

           

CD#7 - Motown 1970s Volume 2

1.         Ball of Confusion                                                          Temptations

2.         What’s Going On                                                           Marvin Gaye

3.         War                                                                              Edwin Starr

4.         Stoned Love                                                                 The Supremes

5.         I Just Want To Celebrate                                                Rare Earth

6.         It’s A Shame                                                                 Spinners

7.         If I Were Your Woman                                                    Gladys Knight & Pips

8.         I’ll Be There                                                                   Jackson Five

9.         Crusin’                                                                          Smokey Robinson

10.        Love Machine                                                                The Miracles

11.        Brick House                                                                  Commodores

12.        You And I                                                                     Rick James