When Dennis Edwards replaced David Ruffin in the Temptations their sound changed but the hits kept coming
In 1969 two of Motown’s greatest groups teamed up for a smash single
The muscular Tempts or the slow-burning Al Green. Which version is your favorite?
An American classic turns 50 on Sunday
David Ruffin was not the only Temptation who went on to solo success
A Motown immortal is celebrated in recent reissues
The Temptations’ hit “My Girl” is the very definition of a Motown standard. This week Ken Shane unearths a rare a cappella version of the soul classic.
It’s surprising to me that we’re now several months into Soul Serenade, and I have yet to feature a track by the Temptations. They are, after all, my favorite soul…
There are only 26 letters in the Western alphabet, and thousands upon thousands of musical acts, so it’s only natural that every once in awhile, a band will end up…
I have mixed feelings when it comes to telling people about some of the shows I’ve seen. After all, the Beatles in ’64, Dylan in ’65, and the Stones in…