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The Resource Motown : music, money, sex, and power, Gerald Posner

Motown : music, money, sex, and power, Gerald Posner

Label
Motown : music, money, sex, and power
Title
Motown
Title remainder
music, money, sex, and power
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Posner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the legendary music label offers profiles of the artists, many from Detroit's inner-city projects, who achieved fame, detailing their rise to success, the inability of many to handle stardom, and their conflicts
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posner, Gerald L
Dewey number
781.644/09774/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3792
LC item number
.P37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Sound recording industry
  • Motown Record Corporation
  • Gordy, Berry
  • Gordy, Berry
  • Gordy, Berry (Schallplattenproduzent)
  • Gordy, Berry
  • Motown Record Corporation
  • Motown Records
  • Motown record corporation
  • Muziekindustrie
  • Motown
  • Producteurs de disques
Label
Motown : music, money, sex, and power, Gerald Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [333]-340) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Detroit dreaming -- Sliding into music -- "My cycle of success" -- Going solo -- Smokey dreams -- "The impostor of success" -- Hitsville -- "Honesty and raw soul" -- "I call it music with Black stars" -- An avalanche of talent -- Hitting the groove -- Battle of the stars -- "How many think it's a hit?" -- The defector -- The ghost tour -- Dueling songwriters -- "More a family than a business" -- Color-blind -- Skipping the revolution -- Cracks in the wall -- "A Mafia product from start to finish" -- "Don't you trust us?" -- Suitcases of cash -- "We would survive" -- A born star -- Winds of change -- Lady Sings the Blues -- "The beginning of the end" -- Mahogany -- Hunting season -- "Problems all over the place" -- "I felt like a failure" -- Motown@25 -- "Everything had changed" -- The final curtain
Control code
49760659
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 350 pages
Isbn
9780375500626
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002069768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49760659
Label
Motown : music, money, sex, and power, Gerald Posner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [333]-340) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Detroit dreaming -- Sliding into music -- "My cycle of success" -- Going solo -- Smokey dreams -- "The impostor of success" -- Hitsville -- "Honesty and raw soul" -- "I call it music with Black stars" -- An avalanche of talent -- Hitting the groove -- Battle of the stars -- "How many think it's a hit?" -- The defector -- The ghost tour -- Dueling songwriters -- "More a family than a business" -- Color-blind -- Skipping the revolution -- Cracks in the wall -- "A Mafia product from start to finish" -- "Don't you trust us?" -- Suitcases of cash -- "We would survive" -- A born star -- Winds of change -- Lady Sings the Blues -- "The beginning of the end" -- Mahogany -- Hunting season -- "Problems all over the place" -- "I felt like a failure" -- Motown@25 -- "Everything had changed" -- The final curtain
Control code
49760659
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 350 pages
Isbn
9780375500626
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002069768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49760659

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