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Diana Ross the Supremes

(Ain't That) Good News: The Supremes Remastered

Kevin Winkler | Posted 05.21.2015 | Entertainment
Kevin Winkler

When I was growing up, my three best girlfriends were Diana, Mary, and Flo--and if you don't know whom I'm talking about, please stop reading now. Diana Ross, Mary Wilson, and Florence Ballard were the original Supremes, the dream girls of Motown.

Exposé Singer Jeanette Jurado: Our Enduring Success Is 'a Huge Compliment'

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 11.11.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Comfortably at No. 5 though, besting acts like The Spice Girls, En Vogue and Martha & The Vandellas, was Exposé. According to singer Jeanette Jurado, the '80s freestyle collective is all-too-grateful its music, now "classics," lives on.

Happy 70th Birthday, Diana Ross!

Posted 03.26.2014 | Celebrity

Today, March 26, is Diana Ross' 70th birthday! Ross reigned supreme over the budding world of Detroit's Motown music in the 1960s, paving the way f...

Meeting Diana Ross -- An Artist Entrepreneur

Steve Mariotti | Posted 10.07.2013 | Entertainment
Steve Mariotti

In the late '50s, Berry Gordy founded Motown Records and discovered Diana Ross, the lead singer for The Supremes. Little did I know, that 30 years later after she had sold millions of her albums, this legendary artist would reinvent herself and become a very successful entrepreneur.

WATCH: Berry Gordy Describes Fateful Moment In Relationship With Diana Ross

OWN | Posted 06.15.2013 | OWN

Berry Gordy and Diana Ross appeared to be an unstoppable pairing during the Supremes' rise to fame through Gordy's legendary Motown record label. As R...

Motown Legend Dies At 68

AP | Posted 05.26.2013 | Entertainment

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Motown songwriter-producer Deke Richards has died at a hospice at age 68. Richards, whose real name was Dennis Lussier, die...

Happy Birthday, Diana Ross!

Posted 03.26.2013 | Celebrity

Happy birthday wishes go out to Diana Ross, who today turns 69 (March 26). Ross rose to fame in the 1960s as part of the iconic R&B trio The Suprem...

Reflections: The Supremes and the Politics of Image

Mark Anthony Neal | Posted 04.23.2013 | Black Voices
Mark Anthony Neal

Motown, and in particular The Supremes, were symbols of breaking racial barriers. The appearances of The Supremes on mainstream variety shows weren't just critical for what it said about the humanity of African Americans, it also said a great deal about the position of black women in society.

Stop! In The Name Of Scarves

The Huffington Post | Amanda McGowan | Posted 11.07.2012 | Style

This soulful girl had some serious style.

Diana Ross: Live In Central Park... Before And After The Storm

Dustin Fitzharris | Posted 07.11.2012 | Celebrity
Dustin Fitzharris

In 1983 Diana Ross' success was unparalleled. When New York City announced that Ross would give a free concert in Central Park, it was an experience that, as one newscaster noted, "will be an event -- the kind you tell your grandchildren about."

PHOTOS: Diana Ross' Iconic Style

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

The month of March has been good to us, giving rise to a host of musical icons whose sense of fashion is as colorful as their sound -- from Chaka to A...

Diana Ross Turns 68: Her Iconic Style Through The Years (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.27.2012 | Black Voices

The month of March has been good to us, giving rise to a host of musical icons whose sense of fashion is as colorful as their sound -- from Chaka to A...

Sweetheart Of The Sun & Modern Art: Chatting With The Bangles' Susanna Hoffs and Matthew Sweet

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I think the culture today is very, very different from what it was in the '60s, and I feel lucky that I grew up at a time when I had these very strong female role models. They were strong women, but their power was very much connected to their creativity and their voice."

"American Tune": A Playlist For These Un-United States

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

I had a waking dream last night in which Newt Gingrich was lobbying to have the word "United" in the "United States Of America" formally removed once and for all.

My "Detroit Medley": A Playlist for Our Motor City

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

I forever owe Detroit a huge debt of gratitude, as does anybody who's loved contemporary music this past half century. Before we bailed Detroit out, Detroit bailed us out of a lot of boredom and bad moods.