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Otis Redding: The Crown Prince of Soul Is Dead

Otis Ray Redding, Jr. (September 9, 1941 – December 10, 1967) Such a loss of a great talent at such a young age.

Maxine Powell, mentor to Motown's stars, dies at 98

Motown singer Jimmy Ruffin dies, aged 78

Motown singer Jimmy Ruffin dies, aged 78 Star, whose hits included What Becomes of the Brokenhearted and Hold on to My Love, dies in Las Vegas hospital

Michael Jackson & Whitney Houston And Prince

RIP & ♥ Tammi Terrell was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye Died @25 with a brain tumour.

Damon Harris Harris (far right), a one-time member of legendary Motown group The Temptations, died on Feb. 18, 2013. According to the Baltimore Sun, Harris (born Otis Robert Harris, Jr.) lost his 14-year-long battle to prostate cancer after spending the last three months in the hospital. He was 62. Also in the photo: Richard Street, Melvin Franklin, Otis Williams and Dennis Edwards in 1972.

Born: April 29th 1945 ~ Tammi Terrell was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Died: March 16th 1970

Junior Walker November 23, 1995 Junior Walker (born Autry DeWalt Walker), the master sax player who charted 26 times with and without his soul group the All-Stars, died this day of cancer in Battle Creek, MI. His group was named when an enthusiastically inebriated man jumped up at a show and proclaimed, “These guys are all stars.” Junior was sixty-four.