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Stars Honor Woman Who Taught Motown Manners

September 3, 2013

Recently a string of Motown stars gathered in Detroit to honor one of the mainstays behind the famed record label. Maxine Powell groomed Motown singers in proper etiquette – and how to present themselves as stars to a mass audience. WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter spoke with the lead singer of Motown’s Martha and the Vandellas – Martha Reeves – about Powell’s influence on her and her fellow singers…