mostly music

The Miracles – Shop Around

Here is a pioneering Tamla Motown record from 1960: ‘Shop Around‘ by The Miracles. It is notable as being the label’s first #1 hit on the Billboard magazine R&B singles chart, and also hit #2 on the Hot 100 (#1 pop, Cashbox). This history-making song is also noted for being the first million-selling record of The Miracles’ and The Motown Record Corporation, as well as a 2006 Grammy Hall of Fame inductee.

This entry was published on April 17, 2014 at 9:30 am. It’s filed under Music Video, Video and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.
%d bloggers like this: