Motown Record Corporation

Motown Record Corporation

Profile:
A company of the Motown label.

It was founded in Michigan, but later relocated to California during the 1970s.

Previously the parent company of the labels:
- Motown
- Tamla
- Gordy
- Soul
- V.I.P.
- Rare Earth
- MoWest
- Miracle Records (5)
- Black Forum
- Morocco Records
- Weed (3)
- MoJazz
- Natural Resources
- Melodyland which became Hitsville (2)
- Divinity (2)
- Workshop Jazz
and its international brand Tamla Motown, though all except Motown and MoJazz had been phased out by 1986.

Sometime U.S. distributor of CTI Records, Kudu, Gull, Manticore. Usually abbreviated to Motown Record Corp. on labels. Succeeded in 1988 by Motown Record Company, L.P.

Also credited as "Motown Record Corp.", "Motown Rec. Corp." or "Motown Records Corp.".
Sublabels
Contact Info:
[1980]
Motown Rec. Corp.
6255 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Tel. (213) 468-3500
(Contact info now obsolete)

[1969]
Motown Record Corporation
2457 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, Michigan 48201
(Contact info now obsolete)

[1966]
Motown Record Corp.
2648 W. Grand Blvd.
Detroit 8, Michigan
(Contact info now obsolete)
[l136683]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1A 006-62939 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone / Masterpiece  album cover The Temptations Papa Was A Rollin' Stone / Masterpiece(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-62939 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A 006-63140 Sail On  album cover Commodores Sail On(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63140 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63339 Still  album cover Commodores Still(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63339 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63392 Love Gun  album cover Rick James Love Gun(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63392 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63393 Ego Tripping Out  album cover Marvin Gaye Ego Tripping Out(7") Motown 1A 006-63393 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63501 I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)  album cover Bonnie Pointer I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63501 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63525 Wonderland  album cover Commodores Wonderland(7") Motown 1A 006-63525 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63586 Black Orchid  album cover Stevie Wonder Black Orchid(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63586 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63628 With You I'm Born Again  album cover Billy Preston & Syreeta Billy Preston & Syreeta - With You I'm Born Again(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63628 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 006-63779 Outside My Window  album cover Stevie Wonder Outside My Window(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63779 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63789 Jamie / Just Ain't Enough  album cover Eddie Holland* Jamie / Just Ain't Enough(7", RE) Motown 1A 006-63789 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A 006-63790 You Beat Me To The Punch / Two Lovers  album cover Mary Wells You Beat Me To The Punch / Two Lovers(7", Single, RE) Motown 1A 006-63790 Belgium 1981 Sell This Version
1A 006-63792 The Chaperone / Camel Walk  album cover La Brenda* & The Beljeans La Brenda* & The Beljeans - The Chaperone / Camel Walk(7", Single, RE) Motown 1A 006-63792 Belgium 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63801 Let Me Be The Clock  album cover Smokey Robinson Let Me Be The Clock(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63801 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63831 Power  album cover The Temptations Power(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63831 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63850 Medley (Part 1) / Medley (Part 2)  album cover Diana Ross & The Supremes Diana Ross & The Supremes - Medley (Part 1) / Medley (Part 2)(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63850 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63910 One More Time For Love  album cover Billy Preston & Syreeta Billy Preston & Syreeta - One More Time For Love(7") Motown 1A 006-63910 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63954 Old-Fashion Love  album cover Commodores Old-Fashion Love(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63954 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63956 Behind The Groove  album cover Teena Marie Behind The Groove(7") Motown 1A 006-63956 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-63976 Upside Down  album cover Diana Ross Upside Down(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-63976 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-64032 Struck By Lightning Twice  album cover The Temptations Struck By Lightning Twice(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-64032 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-64075 My Old Piano  album cover Diana Ross My Old Piano(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-64075 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-64076 Master Blaster  album cover Stevie Wonder Master Blaster (Single) 1A 006-64076 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-64077 Heroes  album cover Commodores Heroes(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-64077 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 006-64194 I'm Coming Out  album cover Diana Ross I'm Coming Out(7", Single) Motown 1A 006-64194 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1 A 006-98049 Standing In The Shadows Of Love  album cover Four Tops Standing In The Shadows Of Love(7", Single, RE) Motown 1 A 006-98049 Belgium 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-62026 Bonnie Pointer (Special Remix)  album cover Bonnie Pointer Bonnie Pointer (Special Remix)(LP, Album) Motown 1A 062-62026 Benelux 1979 Sell This Version
1A 062-63064 Midnight Magic  album cover Commodores Midnight Magic(LP, Album) Motown 1A 062-63064 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 062-63 364 Fire It  Up  album cover Rick James Fire It Up(LP, Album) Motown 1A 062-63 364 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 062-63370 Let's Get Serious  album cover Jermaine Jackson Let's Get Serious(LP, Album) Motown 1A 062-63370 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-63765 Diana  album cover Diana Ross Diana (Album) 1A 062-63765 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 062-64121 Hotter Than July  album cover Stevie Wonder Hotter Than July(LP, Album, Gat) Motown 1A 062-64121 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 262-62895 The Boss  album cover Diana Ross The Boss(Cass, Album) Motown, Motown 1A 262-62895 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 458-62529 Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants  album cover Stevie Wonder Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants(Cass, Album) Motown 1A 458-62529 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 138-63876/7 The Motown 20th Anniversary Album  album cover Various The Motown 20th Anniversary Album(2xLP, Comp) Motown, Motown, Motown 1A 138-63876/7 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A 158-62492/3 Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants  album cover Stevie Wonder Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants(2xLP, Album, Emb) Motown 1A 158-62492/3 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 180-96020/21 Anthology 1963-1969  album cover Diana Ross And The Supremes* Anthology 1963-1969(2xLP, Comp) Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown 1A 180-96020/21 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A K052Z-62885 Heaven Must Have Sent You (Special Remix)  album cover Bonnie Pointer Heaven Must Have Sent You (Special Remix)(12") Motown, Motown 1A K052Z-62885 Belgium 1979 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-63142 Sail On / Flying High  album cover Commodores Sail On / Flying High(12", Single) Motown 1A K052Z-63142 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-63776 Medley Of Hits (Special Remix)  album cover Diana Ross & The Supremes Diana Ross & The Supremes - Medley Of Hits (Special Remix) 1A K052Z-63776 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-63831 Power  album cover The Temptations Power(12", Maxi) Motown, Motown 1A K052Z-63831 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-63955 Let's Get Serious  album cover Jermaine Jackson Let's Get Serious(12", Single) Motown, Motown 1A K052Z-63955 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-63956 Behind The Groove  album cover Teena Marie Behind The Groove(12", Single) Motown 1A K052Z-63956 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-64015 Upside Down  album cover Diana Ross Upside Down(12", Single) Motown 1A K052Z-64015 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-64076 Master Blaster (Jammin')  album cover Stevie Wonder Master Blaster (Jammin')(12", Single) Motown, Motown 1A K052Z-64076 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1A K052Z-64194 I'm Coming Out  album cover Diana Ross I'm Coming Out(12") Motown 1A K052Z-64194 Netherlands 1980 Sell This Version
1C 2LP 186-7976591 Club Classics Volume 2  album cover Various Club Classics Volume 2(2xLP, Comp) Electrola, Electrola 1C 2LP 186-7976591 Germany 1991 Sell This Version
1C 006-60 158 As  album cover Stevie Wonder As(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-60 158 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
1 C 006-60 479 Your Love Is So Good For Me  album cover Diana Ross Your Love Is So Good For Me(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-60 479 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
1 C 006-60 573 You Are The Reason (I Feel Like Dancing)  album cover 5th Dimension* You Are The Reason (I Feel Like Dancing)(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-60 573 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1 C 006-60 884 Warm Ride  album cover Rare Earth Warm Ride(7", Single) Prodigal, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-60 884 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 006-61 215 Lovin', Livin' And Givin  album cover Diana Ross Lovin', Livin' And Givin(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-61 215 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 006-61 218 Flying High  album cover Commodores Flying High(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-61 218 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1 C 006-62 094 Just To Be Close To You  album cover Commodores Just To Be Close To You(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-62 094 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
1C 006-62 846 Superstition / I Was Made To Love Her  album cover Stevie Wonder Superstition / I Was Made To Love Her(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-62 846 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1 C 006-63 140 Sail On  album cover Commodores Sail On(7", Single) Motown, Motown 1 C 006-63 140 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 339 Still  album cover Commodores Still(7", Single) Motown 1C 006-63 339 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 392 Love Gun / Stormy Love  album cover Rick James Love Gun / Stormy Love(7", Single) Motown 1C 006-63 392 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1 C 006-63 400 Send One Your Love  album cover Stevie Wonder Send One Your Love(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-63 400 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 501 I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)  album cover Bonnie Pointer I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-63 501 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 784 Let's Get Serious  album cover Jermaine Jackson Let's Get Serious(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-63 784 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 831 Power  album cover The Temptations Power(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-63 831 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 954 Old-Fashion Love  album cover Commodores Old-Fashion Love(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-63 954 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-63 976 Upside Down  album cover Diana Ross Upside Down (Single) 1C 006-63 976 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-64 076 Master Blaster (Jammin')  album cover Stevie Wonder Master Blaster (Jammin') (Single) 1C 006-64 076 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-64 077 Heroes  album cover Commodores Heroes(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-64 077 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-64 138 My Old Piano  album cover Diana Ross My Old Piano(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-64 138 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-64 171 I'm Coming Out  album cover Diana Ross I'm Coming Out(7", Single) Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-64 171 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
1C 006-90 734 M Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday / I'd Be A Fool Right Now  album cover Stevie Wonder Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday / I'd Be A Fool Right Now(7", Single, Mono) Tamla Motown 1C 006-90 734 M Germany 1969 Sell This Version
1C 006-93 468 Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)  album cover Stevie Wonder Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1C 006-93 468 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-93 490 You're The Man (Part 1 And 2)  album cover Marvin Gaye You're The Man (Part 1 And 2)(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-93 490 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1 C 006-93 600 Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On / Mother Nature  album cover The Temptations Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On / Mother Nature(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1 C 006-93 600 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1 C 006-93 624 My Guy / Two Lovers  album cover Mary Wells My Guy / Two Lovers(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1 C 006-93 624 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-93 707 Your Wonderful Sweet Sweet Love  album cover Supremes* Your Wonderful Sweet Sweet Love(7", Single) Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown 1C 006-93 707 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1 C 006-93 818 Who Is The Leader Of The People  album cover Edwin Starr Who Is The Leader Of The People(7", Single) Tamla Motown, Emi Electrola 1 C 006-93 818 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1 C 006-93 882 That's How Love Goes  album cover Jermaine Jackson That's How Love Goes(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1 C 006-93 882 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-93 924 M No One's Gonna Be A Fool Forever  album cover Thelma Houston No One's Gonna Be A Fool Forever(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1C 006-93 924 M Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-93 971 M Papa Was A Rollin' Stone / Smiling Faces Sometimes  album cover The Temptations Papa Was A Rollin' Stone / Smiling Faces Sometimes (Single) 1C 006-93 971 M Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 223 Masterpiece  album cover The Temptations Masterpiece (Single) 1C 006-94 223 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 307 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life  album cover Stevie Wonder You Are The Sunshine Of My Life(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1C 006-94 307 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 359 Ma  album cover Rare Earth Ma (Single) 1C 006-94 359 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 499 Reservation Of Education / We Live  album cover XIT (4) Reservation Of Education / We Live(7", Single) Rare Earth, EMI Electrola 1C 006-94 499 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 507 Plastic Man  album cover The Temptations Plastic Man(7") Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-94 507 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1 C 006-94 678 Teenage Love Song  album cover Hetherington* Teenage Love Song(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-94 678 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1 C 006-94 696 Higher Ground  album cover Stevie Wonder Higher Ground(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-94 696 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 771 Law Of The Land  album cover The Temptations Law Of The Land (Single) 1C 006-94 771 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 773 Keep On Truckin'  album cover Eddie Kendricks Keep On Truckin'(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-94 773 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 777 Dan The Banjo Man  album cover Dan The Banjo Man Dan The Banjo Man (Single) 1C 006-94 777 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 849 A Special Part Of Me  album cover Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye - A Special Part Of Me(7") Tamla Motown 1C 006-94 849 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 895 Living For The City / Visions  album cover Stevie Wonder Living For The City / Visions (Single) 1C 006-94 895 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-94 896 Come Get To This  album cover Marvin Gaye Come Get To This(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-94 896 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 010 Baby Love / Stop! In The Name Of Love  album cover Diana Ross & The Supremes Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love / Stop! In The Name Of Love (Single) 1C 006-95 010 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 065 Let Your Hair Down  album cover Temptations* Let Your Hair Down (Single) 1C 006-95 065 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 090 Hum Along And Dance  album cover Rare Earth Hum Along And Dance(7", Single) Rare Earth, EMI Electrola 1C 006-95 090 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1 C 006-95 100 Last Time I Saw Him  album cover Diana Ross Last Time I Saw Him(7", Single) Tamla Motown 1 C 006-95 100 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1 C 006-95 133 Boogie Down  album cover Eddie Kendricks Boogie Down(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1 C 006-95 133 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 268 War / 25 Miles  album cover Edwin Starr War / 25 Miles(7", Single) Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-95 268 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 269 Roadrunner / Shotgun  album cover Jr. Walker & The All Stars* Roadrunner / Shotgun(7", Single, RE, RP) Tamla Motown 1C 006-95 269 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 328 Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing  album cover Stevie Wonder Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing(7") Tamla Motown, EMI Electrola 1C 006-95 328 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1C 006-95 331 Zoom  album cover The Temptations Zoom (Single) 1C 006-95 331 Germany 1973 Sell This Version