History Detectives Shattering Race Barriers and Chart Records
Eduardo Pagan provides background on Motown Records and James Jamerson. Details
Program: History Detectives
Episode: Shattering Race Barriers and Chart Records
In this clip, History Detective Eduardo Pagan provides background on Motown Records and James Jamerson, the bass player for the Funk Brothers, Motown’s house band. He interviews Tim Hewitt and Ufuoma Wallace, Motown experts who explain how the Motown Sound, in part generated by Jamerson’s bass style, made history.
Premiere Date: 01/17/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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