Maurice Moore

Maurice Moore

Maurice Moore grew up in Warren (Ohio). He had several bands in his career – Soul Dimensions, Watchtower and Valley Boyz – and regularly played Youngstown (Ohio) clubs.
Moore and his bands opened for many funk and soul act of his day, including The O’Jays, Kool and the Gang, the Bar-Kays, the Dramatics, Parliament-Funkadelic and the Delphonics.
He also was a DJ on WRBP in Youngstown from 1997 to 2008, hosting the “Let’s Talk Jazz and Blues” show, and was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2005.
In the mid- to late 1970s he became close friends with the late David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks and also Motown music impresario Berry Gordy. He mastered his albums at Gordy’s Hitsville studio in California.

His nickname is “Motown”.
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Maurice Moore Discography Tracks


Maurice* Maurice (Album) Pleasure Records (10) US 1976 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

TSR-1000 Maurice* In The Summer(7") Town Sound Records TSR-1000 US 1985 Sell This Version
Maurice Moore and Family Affair Band Maurice Moore and Family Affair Band - Everything That Shines Ain't Gold Marjon International Records UK 2017 Sell This Version

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