Berry Gordy

American record producer, founder of Motown Records

Berry Gordy Jr. (born November 28, 1929) is an American entrepreneur and producer.[1] He founded Motown Records.[2] He is associated with musical acts, such as Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, The Supremes, and Stevie Wonder.[3] His son Kennedy Gordon was signed to Motown. Gordy was born in Detroit.


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  2. "Berry Gordy". Motown Museum. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  3. Steve Kurutz. "Berry Gordy, Jr. Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 21 February 2016.