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motown may madness

motown may madness

BIG LOVE to everyone who mad MOTOWN MAY for the Redwood Empire Food Bank such a big, fun, crazy success!

we had a blast and all the LOVE generated $1,700 and a barrel of non-perishable food items to support the food bank’s awesome work in our community!

because the MOTOWN tunes were at the heart of the project, below are the PLAYlists from our JAM classes…because inquiring minds seem to always want to knoW!

MOTOWN FLOW – 05.01.12
reflections – diana ross and the supremes
i want you back – the jackson 5
standing in the shadows of love – the four tops
nowhere to run – martha reeves & the vendelas
for once in my life – stevie wonder
my world is empty without you – the supremes
i second that emotion – smokey robinson and the miracles
here i am baby – the marvelettes
baby i need your loving – the four tops
you can’t hurry love – diana ross and the supremes
the way you do the things you do – the temptations
shop around (original detroit version) – smokey robinson
this old heart of mine (is weak for you) – the isley brothers
i hear a symphony – diana ross and the supremes
you’re all i need to get by – marvin gaye & tami terrel
i’m gonna make you love me – the temptations
you’ve really got a hold on me – smokey robinson and the miracles
just my imagination – the temptations
easy – the commodores

DEEP MOTOWN – 05.10.12
let’s get it on – marvin gaye
papa was a rolling stone – the temptations
higher ground – stevie wonder
brick house – the commodores
war – edwin starr
shotgun – junior walker
upside down – diana ross
what’s going on – marvin gaye
take me in your arms and love me – gladys knight & the pips
being with you – smokey robinson
could it be i’m falling in love – the spinners
the tracks of my tears – smokey robinson & the miracles
ain’t no woman like the one i got – the four tops
your precious love – marvin gay & tami terrel
i’ll be there – the jackson 5

MOTOWN UNDER THE COVERS – 05.24.10
get ready – ella fitzgerald
dancing in the streets – van halen
higher ground – red hot chili peppers
nowhere to run – the commitments
ain’t too proud to beg – the rolling stones
money – the flying lizards
ball of confusion (U.S. mix) – love and rockets
going to a go-go – the rolling stones
i can’t get next to you – annie lennox
come see about me – the afghan whigs
please mr. postman – the beatles
i want you back – colbie callait
the way you do the things you do – UB40
how sweet it is (to be loved by you) – james taylor
my world is empty without you – lee fields & the expressions
every little bit hurts – the clash
easy – faith no more
cruisin – d’angelo