The Temptations

Profile:
American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s.
With their distinct harmonies, choreography, & flashy wardrobe, the group was highly influential in the evolution R&B and soul music.

Formed in 1960 in Detroit, Michigan under the name The Elgins (not to be confused with the other Motown act with the same name), they changed their name to The Temptations before being signed at Motown in 1962.
The first Motown recording act to win a Grammy Award, over the course of their career, they have released four Billboard Hot 100 #one singles and fourteen R&B #one singles, making them one of the most successful groups in music history.

The Temptations Family Tree 1961 - 2006

Otis Williams (1960 – present)
Elbridge "Al" Bryant (1960 – 1963) (deceased)
Melvin Franklin (1960 – 1994) (deceased)
Eddie Kendricks (1960 – 1971, 1982 reunion) (deceased)
Paul Williams (1960 – 1971) (deceased)
David Ruffin (1964 – 1968 repl. Elbridge Bryant, 1982 reunion) (deceased)
Dennis Edwards (1968 –1977 repl. David Ruffin, 1980 – 1984 repl. Louis Price, 1987 - 1989 repl. Ali-Ollie Woodson) (deceased)
Ricky Owens (1971 repl. Eddie Kendricks) (deceased)
Richard Street (1971 – 1993 repl. Paul Williams) (deceased)
Damon Harris (1971 – 1975 repl. Ricky Owens) (deceased)
Glenn Leonard (1975 – 1982 repl. Damon Harris)
Louis Price (1977 – 1980 repl. Dennis Edwards)
Ron Tyson (1983 – present repl. Glenn Leonard)
Ali-Ollie Woodson (1984 – 1987 repl. Dennis Edwards, 1989 -1998, repl. Dennis Edwards) (deceased)
Theo Peoples (1992 – 1998 repl. Richard Street)
Ray Davis (1994 - 1996 repl. Melvin Franklin) (deceased)
Harry McGilberry (1995 - 2003 repl. Ray Davis) (deceased)
Barrington "Bo" Henderson (1998 - 2003 repl. Theo Peoples)
Terry Weeks (1998 - present repl. Ali-Ollie Woodson)
G.C. Cameron (2003 - 2007 repl. Bo Henderson)
Joe Herndon (2003 - 2015 repl. Harry McGilberry)
Bruce Williamson (2007 - 2015 repl. G.C. Cameron) (deceased)
Larry Braggs (2016 - 2019 repl. Bruce Williamson)
Willie Green (2016 - present repl. Joe Herndon)
Mario Corbino (2020 - present repl. Larry Braggs)

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 (Performer).
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G-911, 911 The Temptations - Meet The Temptations album art The Temptations Meet The Temptations (Album) Gordy, Gordy G-911, 911 US 1964 Sell This Version
914, S-914 The Temptations - The Temptin' Temptations album art The Temptations The Temptin' Temptations (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy 914, S-914 US 1965 Sell This Version
GLPS 912 The Temptations - The Temptations Sing Smokey album art The Temptations The Temptations Sing Smokey (Album) Gordy, Gordy GLPS 912 US 1965 Sell This Version
G 918, GORDY 918, GM918 The Temptations - Gettin' Ready album art The Temptations Gettin' Ready (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy G 918, GORDY 918, GM918 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
GOR-A-921 The Temptations - Temptations Live! album art The Temptations Temptations Live! (Album) Gordy GOR-A-921 US 1967 Sell This Version
GS 924, S-924, GORDY 924 The Temptations - In A Mellow Mood album art The Temptations In A Mellow Mood (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy GS 924, S-924, GORDY 924 US 1967 Sell This Version
922, GS-922, GLPS-922 The Temptations - The Temptations With A Lot O' Soul album art The Temptations The Temptations With A Lot O' Soul (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy 922, GS-922, GLPS-922 US 1967 Sell This Version
GLPS-938 The Temptations - Live At The Copa album art The Temptations Live At The Copa (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy GLPS-938 US 1968 Sell This Version
SJET-8065 The Temptations - Wish It Would Rain album art The Temptations Wish It Would Rain (Album) Gordy SJET-8065 Japan 1968 Sell This Version
MS-679 The Temptations - Diana Ross & The Supremes Join The Temptations album art Diana Ross, The Supremes, The Temptations Diana Ross, The Supremes, The Temptations - Diana Ross & The Supremes Join The Temptations (Album) Motown MS-679 Lebanon 1968 Sell This Version
MS 682DJ, MS-682 The Temptations - The Original Sound Track From TCB  album art Diana Ross And The Supremes With The Temptations Diana Ross And The Supremes With The Temptations - The Original Sound Track From TCB (Album, Comp) Motown, Motown MS 682DJ, MS-682 US 1968 Sell This Version
GLPS-933 DJ The Temptations - The Temptations Show album art The Temptations The Temptations Show (Album) Gordy, Gordy GLPS-933 DJ US 1969 Sell This Version
1C 054-90 687 The Temptations - Puzzle People album art The Temptations Puzzle People (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy 1C 054-90 687 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
TM 939, S TM 939 The Temptations - Cloud Nine album art The Temptations Cloud Nine (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy TM 939, S TM 939 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
2C 062 - 90.961, C062 - 90961 The Temptations - On Broadway album art Diana Ross And The Supremes & The Temptations Diana Ross And The Supremes & The Temptations - On Broadway (Album) Motown, Motown 2C 062 - 90.961, C062 - 90961 France 1969 Sell This Version
MS 692, S-692 The Temptations - Together album art Diana Ross & The Supremes With The Temptations Diana Ross & The Supremes With The Temptations - Together (Album) Motown, Motown MS 692, S-692 US 1969 Sell This Version
GS 951, GLPS-951 The Temptations - The Temptations' Christmas Card album art The Temptations The Temptations' Christmas Card (Album) Gordy, Gordy GS 951, GLPS-951 US 1970 Sell This Version
1 C 244-91 332 The Temptations - Psychedelic Shack album art The Temptations Psychedelic Shack (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy 1 C 244-91 332 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
5C 054 91 129 The Temptations - Live At London's Talk Of The Town album art The Temptations Live At London's Talk Of The Town (Album) Gordy, Gordy, Gordy 5C 054 91 129 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
GLPS-957 DJ, GS957 The Temptations - Sky's The Limit album art The Temptations Sky's The Limit (Album, Comp) Gordy, Gordy GLPS-957 DJ, GS957 US 1971 Sell This Version
GOR M5962 The Temptations - All Directions album art The Temptations All Directions (Album) Gordy, Gordy GOR M5962 US 1972 Sell This Version
G 961L The Temptations - Solid Rock album art The Temptations Solid Rock (Album) Gordy, Gordy G 961L Israel 1971 Sell This Version
5C 062-93714, 1A 062-93714 The Temptations - All Directions album art The Temptations All Directions(LP, Album) Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown 5C 062-93714, 1A 062-93714 Netherlands 1972 Sell This Version
TMC 5260 The Temptations - 1990 album art The Temptations 1990 (Album) Gordy TMC 5260 Angola 1973 Sell This Version
G-965L The Temptations - Masterpiece album art The Temptations Masterpiece (Album) Gordy, Gordy G-965L US 1973 Sell This Version