Monthly Archives: January 2017

“You Can’t Hurry Love” Billboard Ad (8/13/66)

Originally posted on THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT:
Of the many Supremes ads I’ve recently found in back issues of Billboard magazine, this one has got to be my favorite.  This beautiful full-page, color advertisement ran in the August 13, 1966 issue of the…

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Silk Electric (1982)

Originally posted on THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT:
“Right or wrong, I will stand up like a tree, happy or sad, good or bad, I Am Me…” Diana Ross must have been in a really good place emotionally in 1982; she’d…

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“Strange Fruit” (Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2000 Induction Ceremony)

Originally posted on THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT:
One of Diana Ross’s most startling television performances occurred in March of 2000, during the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony.  The event was broadcast on VH1, and featured Miss Ross inducting…

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Mary Wilson Remembers Dr. King

Originally posted on THE DIANA ROSS PROJECT:
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day — here’s another look at the interview I conducted with Mary Wilson, during which she talked about Dr. King and his relationship with Motown.…

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On January 14 Diana Ross made her final appearance as part of The Supremes…

Originally posted on Today In Pop:
On January 14, 1970 Diana Ross made her final appearance as part of The Supremes while performing in Las Vegas at The Frontier Hotel. During the show, Ross announced to the crowd her replacement,…

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