These Musicians were MOTOWN.
They alone gave the artists the Muse to make it complete for a sound that would be recognized and known around this entite world as, Motown.
Earl Van Dyke
William “Benny” Benjamin
Richard “Pistol” Allen
The Best Bassist In The World James Jamerson
Eddie “Bongo” Brown
Detroit, Michigan had it all and owned the sound.
It was “MOTOWN” and it was ours.
I’m proud to make The Funk Brothers my first Motown Monday of the New Year dedicated to the greatest group of musicians ensembled.