Episodes

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GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890114]

Radio 1 celebrates Motown's 30th birthday.

1: Overjoyed - the Life and music ofStevie Wonder

(Details on Tuesday at 7.30pm)

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890117]

Radio 1 celebrates Motown's 30th birthday with tributes to three of the label's brightest stars.

1: Overjoyed - the Life and Music of Stevie Wonder

From his debut as Motown's 12-year-old wonderkid to his stirring performance at last year's Nelson Mandela Birthday Concert,

Stevie Wonder has proved himself to be both an awesome musical talent and a vigorous campaigner for world brotherhood. Stuart Grundy celebrates Stevie's remarkable career with contributions from Stevie himself,

Smokey Robinson , Syreeta Wright ,

Deniece Williams and others. Producer JEAN PENNINGTON

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890117]

Unknown: Stevie Wonder

Unknown: Stuart Grundy

Unknown: Smokey Robinson

Unknown: Syreeta Wright

Unknown: Deniece Williams

Producer: Jean Pennington

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890121]

Radio 1 celebrates Motown's 30th birthday with tributes to three of the label's brightest stars.

2: Smokey - the Life and Music of Smokey Robinson

'I think we made greatstrides in causing a unity between what was considered black music and white listeners - and I'm very proud of that.' SMOKEYROBINSON In the 50s, Smokey Robinson was singing on street comers in a Detroit ghetto. In the 60s he was a key force in shaping the Motown sound, and now he's one of the most respected artists in pop music. Smokey Robinson talks about his remarkable career, from his classic days with the Miracles right up to his recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Presented by Stuart Grundy Written and produced by JEAN PENNINGTON

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890121]

Unknown: Smokey Robinson

Unknown: Smokey Robinson

Talks: Smokey Robinson

Presented By: Stuart Grundy

Produced By: Jean Pennington

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890124]

2: Smokey - The Life and Music of Smokey Robinson

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890128]

Tributes to three of Tamla Motown's brightest stars. 3: A Soul Divided: the Life and Music of Marvin Gaye

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890131]

Radio 1 celebrates Tamla

Motown's 30th birthday with tributes to three of the label's brightest stars.

3: A Soul Divided: the Life and Music of Marvin Gaye

At the age of 5, Marvin Gaye was singing in a gospel church choir. By the time of his tragic death 40 years later, he'd been dubbed 'the tormented genius of soul'. Throughout his life,

Marvin poured his feelings into song - and created some of the finest pop music ever recorded. Stuart Grundy tells the story of Motown's most wayward son. With contributions from

Marvin Gaye , Frankie Gaye , Stevie Wonder , Smokey Robinson and others. Written and produced by JEAN PENNINGTON

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19890131]

Unknown: Marvin Gaye

Unknown: Marvin Gaye

Unknown: Stuart Grundy

Unknown: Marvin Gaye

Unknown: Frankie Gaye

Unknown: Stevie Wonder

Unknown: Smokey Robinson

Produced By: Jean Pennington