Motown History

Motown was started by Berry Gordy also known as Berry Gordy Jr.   He was armed with a dream and an $800 loan he got from his family and started what would become one of the best known record labels of all time.

Motown created artists such as Marvin Gaye, The Jackson 5, The Supremes and many others.

Watch this great video and hear it in Berry Gordy’s words.

 

http://www.oprah.com/own-master-class/Motown-History-Berry-Gordy-on-How-the-Record-Label-Began-Video