The Temptations

The Temptations

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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

Albums

The Temptations House Party (Album) Gordy US 1975 Sell This Version
The Temptations A Song For You (Album) Gordy France 1975 Sell This Version
The Temptations Wings Of Love (Album) Gordy Italy 1976 Sell This Version
The Temptations Do The Temptations (Album) Gordy India 1976 Sell This Version
SUP - 731 The Temptations Una Cancion Para Ti(LP, Album) Tamla Motown SUP - 731 Argentina 1976 Sell This Version
The Temptations Hear To Tempt You (Album) Atlantic US 1977 Sell This Version
The Temptations Bare Back (Album) Atlantic US 1978 Sell This Version
The Temptations Give Love At Christmas (Album) Gordy US 1980 Sell This Version
The Temptations Power (Album) Gordy US 1980 Sell This Version
The Temptations The Temptations (Album) Gordy Germany 1981 Sell This Version
The Temptations Reunion (Album) Gordy Italy 1982 Sell This Version
The Temptations Back To Basics (Album) Gordy US 1983 Sell This Version
The Temptations Surface Thrills (Album) Gordy UK 1983 Sell This Version
The Temptations Truly For You (Album) Gordy Canada 1984 Sell This Version
The Temptations Touch Me (Album) Motown US 1985 Sell This Version
The Temptations To Be Continued... (Album) Gordy US 1986 Sell This Version
PR-182B Sam Harris* Motown Superstar Interviews – Volume 2(LP, Promo) Motown PR-182B US 1986 Sell This Version
RMTL-8031 The Temptations To Be Continued...(LP, Album, Promo) Motown RMTL-8031 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
The Temptations, Greg And Steve, Babyface, Julie Weissman, Cat Miller The Temptations, Greg And Steve, Babyface, Julie Weissman, Cat Miller - Kids In Motion (Album) Youngheart Music US 1987 Sell This Version
The Temptations Together Again (Album) Motown Germany 1987 Sell This Version
The Temptations = ザ・テンプテーションズ* Special (Album) Motown Japan 1989 Sell This Version
The Temptations Milestone (Album) Motown US 1991 Sell This Version
The Temptations The Original Lead Singers Of The Temptations (Comp, Album) KWest Europe 1992 Sell This Version
The Temptations For Lovers Only (Album) Motown US 1995 Sell This Version
530 450-2 The Temptations Sky's The Limit(CD, Album) Motown, Polydor 530 450-2 France 1995 Sell This Version