Martha and the Vandellas were one of the most successful groups in the Motown roster during the s and fully active from to , performing at various times doo-wop, pop, rock and roll .
Martha Reeves & the Vandellas were an american vocal group. They were one of the most successful groups in the Motown roster during the 's performing primarily soul, but also pop and rock'n'roll.
Along with the Supremes, Martha & the Vandellas defined the distaff side of the Motown sound in the '60s. Their biggest hits, including "Heat Wave," "Dancing in the Street," and "Nowhere to Run," remain among the most potent and enduring dance records of the era. Martha & the Vandellas Biography by Jason Ankeny Motown group, fronted by Martha Reeves, that scored ten Top 10 R&B hits, including "(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave" and "Jimmy Mack.".
Nov 28, · [Martha sings those signature introductory notes] Doo doo doo DAH Gloria made that up as well as most of the harmonies for the Vandellas. Author: Gerri Hirshey.
Miss Martha Reeves Home The History The Hits The Hype (Reviews) The Honors The Happenings (Dates) Photos: Down Through the Years Contact Booking "Martha Reeves is the ultimate Motown diva with soul flowing from the tips of her toes to the last hair on her head. Martha Reeves is an American pop and R&B singer best remembered as the lead singer of the group Martha and the Vandellas. Synopsis Born in Alabama in , Martha Reeves grew up in Detroit and Occupation: Singer.