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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)
Melvin Franklin (1960 – 1994)
Eddie Kendricks (1960 – 1971, 1982 reunion)
Paul Williams (1960 – 1971)
David Ruffin (1964 – 1968, 1982 reunion)
Dennis Edwards (1968 –1977, 1980 – 1984, 1987 - 1989)
Ricky Owens (1971)
Richard Street (1971 – 1993)
Damon Harris (1971 – 1975)
Glenn Leonard (1975 – 1982)
Louis Price (1977 – 1980)
Ron Tyson (1983 – present)
Ali-Ollie Woodson (1984 – 1987, 1989 -1998)
Theo Peoples (1992 – 1998)
Ray Davis (1994 - 1996)
Harry McGilberry (1995 - 2003)
Barrington "Bo" Henderson (1998 - 2003)
Terry Weeks (1998 - present)
G.C. Cameron (2003 – present)
Joe Herndon (2003 – present)

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 (Performer).
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The Temptations Discography Tracks

Little Stevie Wonder* Little Stevie Wonder* - Fingertips (EP) 707 France 1963 Sell This Version
SHZE 279 Diana Ross & The Supremes I'm Gonna' Make You Love Me (as Temptations) and 2 more… Diana Ross & The Supremes - Super Supremes(LP, Comp) HÖR ZU SHZE 279 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
Diana Ross & The Supremes I'm Gonna Make You Love Me and 1 more… Diana Ross & The Supremes - Anthology (Comp) Motown, Motown US 1974 Sell This Version
Diana Ross And The Supremes* I'm Gonna Make You Love Me Diana Ross And The Supremes* - Anthology 1963-1969 (Comp) Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
STML- N 6152 Various Papa Was A Rolling Stone Various - Motown Gold- Motown's Greatest Hits(LP) Motown STML- N 6152 New Zealand 1976 Sell This Version
STML 12080, 0C 062-60 453 Eddie Kendricks Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) Eddie Kendricks - At His Best(LP, Comp) Motown, Motown STML 12080, 0C 062-60 453 UK 1978 Sell This Version
Various Take Me Away and 1 more… Various - The Original Motion Picture Sound Track From 'Loving Couples' (Comp, Album) Motown US 1980 Sell This Version
Rick James Rick James - Street Songs (Album) Gordy Canada 1981 Sell This Version
Rick James Rick James - Throwin' Down (Album) Gordy US 1982 Sell This Version
Various If You Don't Know Me By Now Various - The Artists (Comp) Street Sounds UK 1985 Sell This Version
Various Inside You Various - Berry Gordy's The Last Dragon - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album, Comp) Motown Italy 1985 Sell This Version
Smokey Robinson Be Kind To The Growing Mind Smokey Robinson - Smoke Signals (Album) Tamla Canada 1986 Sell This Version
Diana Ross And The Supremes I'm Gonna Make You Love Me Diana Ross And The Supremes - 25th Anniversary (Comp) Motown US 1986 Sell This Version
TCD06156TD Smokey Robinson Be Kind To The Growing Mind Smokey Robinson - Smoke Signals(CD) Tamla TCD06156TD Japan 1986 Sell This Version
Bruce Willis Under The Boardwalk (Instrumental) Bruce Willis - Secret Agent Man (James Bond Is Back) (Single) Motown Germany 1987 Sell This Version
The Temptations, Greg And Steve, Babyface, Julie Weissman, Cat Miller Kids In Motion The Temptations, Greg And Steve, Babyface, Julie Weissman, Cat Miller - Kids In Motion (Album) Youngheart Music US 1987 Sell This Version
Smokey Robinson It's Time To Stop Shoppin' Around Smokey Robinson - One Heartbeat (Album) Motown US 1987 Sell This Version
Bruce Willis Bruce Willis - The Return Of Bruno (Album) Motown Japan 1987 Sell This Version
Bruce Willis Under The Boardwalk Bruce Willis - Under The Boardwalk (Single) Motown, Motown US 1987 Sell This Version
ZL 72701 The Supremes I Second That Emotion and 1 more… The Supremes - Love Supreme The Very Best Of The Supremes Featuring Diana Ross (LP, Comp) MOTOWN ZL 72701 UK 1988 Sell This Version
Bruce Willis Under The Boardwalk Bruce Willis - Save The Last Dance For Me (Single) Motown UK 1989 Sell This Version
Rod Stewart The Motown Song Rod Stewart - Vagabond Heart (Album) Warner Bros. Records Argentina 1991 Sell This Version
The Rod Stewart Rock And Soul Revue* With The Temptations The Motown Song (Remix) The Rod Stewart Rock And Soul Revue* With The Temptations - The Motown Song (Single, Maxi) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records UK 1991 Sell This Version
Various Shake Your Paw Various - Garfield "Am I Cool Or What?" (Album, Comp) GRP Japan 1991 Sell This Version
530 005-2 The Temptations The Temptations - Milestone(CD, Album) Motown 530 005-2 UK 1991 Sell This Version