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Berry Gordy Files $10M Lawsuit Over Thug Portrayal in ‘Spinning Gold’

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*Berry Gordy has filed a $10 million lawsuit over a film that portrays him as a thug. According to RadarOnline, Gordy said producer Timothy Bogart’s latest project “Spinning Gold” falsely depicts him as putting a hit out on a rival. The 2023 movie centers on Bogart’s father, Neil Bogart, and his record label Casablanca Records. […]

Berry Gordy and Smokey Robinson to be Honored at the 2023 Musicares Person of the Year Gala While Celebrating the Legacy of Motown

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*MusiCares® has named Motown founder, GRAMMY® Award nominee, Recording Academy® President’s Merit Award honoree, and recipient of the GRAMMY Museum’s Architect of Sound®: Vision Award Berry Gordy and GRAMMY Award winner and seven-time GRAMMY Award nominee Smokey Robinson to be honored at 2023 MusiCares® Persons of the Year. Gordy and Robinson are the honorees of the […]

Angela Bassett, Jonathan Majors Honored at 5th Annual Critics Choice Celebration of Black Television and Cinema | EUR Video Exclusive

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*It was a spectacular night at the 5th Celebration of Black Television and Cinema awards earlier this month in Los Angeles. The association honored some of Hollywood’s shining stars including Angela Bassett, Jonathan Majors, Kid Cudi, Michael B. Jordan, Berry Gordy, Nicco Annan, Quinta Brunson, Danielle Deadwyler, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Quincy Isaiah, and more. Host of […]

Berry Gordy’s Brother (Robert Louis Gordy Sr.) Dies At 91

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*Recording artist, songwriter, producer, and music executive, Robert Louis Gordy, Sr.,  younger brother of Motown founder, Berry Gordy Jr., passed away from natural causes,  Friday evening, October 21, 2022, at his home in Marina del Rey, CA.  He was 91. “I am deeply saddened by the sudden passing of my younger brother, Robert,”  stated Berry […]

Diana Ross’ Ex-Husband at One Time Couldn’t Stand Berry Gordy and Stevie Wonder

*These days, the legendary diva Diana Ross, her five children, four grandkids, her ex-husbands and  onetime lover and boyfriend, are all now on the same page of happiness.  Yet, Ross’ first husband and music executive, Robert Ellis Silberstein, father of actress Tracee Ellis Ross, had a strong dislike for Berry Gordy. According to the entertainment […]

What Made Berry Gordy Jealous/Insecure on the Set of ‘Lady Sings the Blues?’

*It has been almost three decades since the film “Lady Sings the Blues” was made.  The movie was Diana Ross’ debut as an actress, where she shared star billing with Billy Dee Williams.  The film was also Berry Gordy’s debut as a film producer. Like most films, there’s always a back story to the things […]

Why The Supremes Were Forced Against Their Will to Record ‘Where Did Our Love Go’ on This Day in 1964 (EUR Video Throwback)

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*On this day in 1964, The Supremes went into Motown Studios in Detroit with in-house writing/production trio Holland-Dozier-Holland and recorded what would become their first U.S. No. 1 single, “Where Did Our Love Go.” After eight singles that flopped, Diana Ross, Mary Wilson and Florence Ballard were known around Motown as the No-Hit Supremes. “Where Did Our […]