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The Primettes

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The Primettes

The Primettes has been played on NTS shows including Record Store Rotation: Rough Trade, with Lonely first played on 6 September 2013.

The Primettes was the original recording name for The Supremes, from 1958 to 1961. Detroit's female quartet created in 1959 by Florence Ballard, as sister group to The Primes. Ballard, Mary Wilson, Betty Travis and Diana Ross, wanted to record for Motown Records, but after an audition Berry Gordy sent the teenagers back to school. The girls persisted, singing in special events, talent contest, record hops and the occasional night club; sang background vocals for Al Garner, and released a single on Lu…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Lonely
Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, The Primettes, The Supremes, Al Garner, Eddie Floyd
Ember Records1968
Lonely
Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, The Primettes, The Supremes, Al Garner, Eddie FloydEmber Records1968
Discogs
Tears Of Sorrow
Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, The Primettes, The Supremes, Al Garner, Eddie Floyd
Ember Records1968
Tears Of Sorrow
Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, Mary Wilson, The Primettes, The Supremes, Al Garner, Eddie FloydEmber Records1968
Discogs