Indiana Wants Me – R. Dean Taylor

Every Single Motown 'A-Side': Hits and Misses

Episode 52

Episode date - June 12, 2009

How Music Changed

    By 1970, the material coming out of Motown was a hit-or-miss affair, even in the literal sense;

    There were still a few incredibly great hits emanating from the label, but there were more than a few misses as well. This show captures the ratio of hits and misses as the label attempted to adjust to a new decade, while preparing to abandon Detroit altogether.

    Songs include;

    1) You Need Love Like I Do (Don’t You) – Gladys Knight & the Pips

    2) I Remember When (Dedicated to Beverly) – Ivy Joe

    3) The Onion Song – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell

    4) It’s All in the Game – The Four Tops

    5) Reach Out and Touch (Somebody’s Hand) – Diana Ross

    6) Indiana Wants Me – R. Dean Taylor

    7) Come On People – The Rustix

    8) On the Brighter Side of a Blue World – The Fantastic Four

    9) Who’s Gonna Take the Blame – Smokey Robinson & the Miracles

    10) My Baby’s Love – Arthur Adams

    11) Two Feet from Happiness – Chuck Jackson

    12) Ball of Confusion – The Temptations

    Channel 137 - Every Single Motown 'A-Side'