The story goes, Berry Gordy decided to take total control of his songs, so on January 12, 1959, he borrowed $800 from his family's loan fund to start his own record label, called Tamla.
We in Motor City decided if
Berry Gordy could accomplish so much with so little, then we have to honor his gift to the world.
A MUSIC THAT SHOOK A NATION
THE MAGIC OF MOTOWN!!!