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Title:
Rhythm ride : a road trip through the Motown sound
Author:
Pinkney, Andrea Davis, author.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
Physical Description:
166 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary:
"A narrative history of the Motown music label covering the historical context, personalities, and ongoing legacy of the 'sound of young America'"--
Language:
English
Contents:
A greeting from the groove -- Motor City -- Handsome dazzler -- Got a job -- Dreaming big for eight hundred dollars -- The Motown family -- My mama told me -- Factory rhythm -- The C circuit -- Miss Manners -- Cholly's moves -- Dancing in the streets -- Wonder kid -- The funk brothers -- Ugly sightseeing -- Sunshine on a cloudy day -- The sound of young America -- Singing Supreme -- Family drama -- What's going on -- TCB, ABC, 1-2-3-4-5 -- New directions -- The groove goes on.
ISBN:
9781596439733
Format :
Book