Motown 25 6 DVD

Motown 25: Yesterday•Today•Forever: Deluxe Collector’s Set

First time ever on DVD, plus over 14 hours of bonus footage!

$79.96 Installment pricing available

EXCLUSIVE MOTOWN 25 COLLECTOR’S EDITION

What you get:

  • 6 DVD Motown 25 Collector's Edition includes:
    • Extended version of Motown 25 concert which originally aired May 16, 1983 featuring:
      • Michael Jackson’s world premiere of the moonwalk (a.k.a. “six seconds that changed the world”)
      • Reunions by The MiraclesThe Supremes, and The Jackson 5
      • The first battle of the bands between The Temptations and Four Tops
      • The hottest comedian in the world at the time, Richard Pryor, as host
    • 14 hours of bonus features, not available anywhere else!
    • Exclusive booklet filled with information about the performers, production materials, and behind-the-scenes photos.  Not available anywhere else.
    • Deluxe Collector's Box

Featuring artists like…

  • Stevie Wonder
  • The Temptations
  • The Four Tops
  • The Jackson 5
  • Mary Wells
  • The Supremes
  • Martha Reeves
  • Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

Disc #1

THE SHOW
  • Extended version of the Motown 25 concert with over 40 classic Motown hits! 
Motown 25 Performers Roundtable featuring:
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Duke Fakir (Four Tops)
  • Otis Williams (The Temptations)
  • Suzanne de Passe (Executive Producer, Motown 25)

Featurette: Signed, Sealed, Delivered—The Making of Motown 25

Disc #2

REHEARSAL
  • Marvin Gaye Rehearsal
Featurette: What’s Going On: Marvin Gaye

Exclusive Interviews with:
  • Suzanne de Passe, Executive Producer, Motown 25
  • Don Mischer, Director / Producer, Motown 25

Disc #3

THE REUNION

Producers & Performers Roundtable  featuring:
  • Yesterday, Today, Forever: The Motown 25 Production Roundtable featuring Suzanne de Passe (Executive Producer), Suzanne Coston (Producer), Don Mischer (Director/Producer), David Goldberg (Executive in Charge of Production), Buz Kohan (Head Writer)
  • Motown 25 Performers Roundtable Part 2 featuring Smokey Robinson, Duke Fakir (Four Tops), Otis Williams (The Temptations)
Featurette: Reach Out I’ll Be There: The Temptations and Four Tops
Featurette: Come and Get These Memories: Inside Hitsville


Exclusive Interviews with:

  • Duke Fakir – Four Tops
  • Otis Williams – The Temptations
  • Claudette Robinson – The Miracles
  • Martha Reeves – Martha & the Vandellas

Disc #4

HISTORY

Songwriters Roundtable (from 1983) featuring:
Mickey Stevenson, Former Head of A&R/Songwriter, Motown Records; Norman Whitfield, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland, Harvey Fuqua, Brian Holland, Ron Miller, Songwriters and Producers, Motown Records

Featurette: Dancin’ in the Streets: The History of Motown

Exclusive Interviews with:

  • Norman Whitfield, Songwriter and Producer (from 1983)
  • Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland, Songwriters and Producers (from 1983)
  • Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson, Songwriters, Motown Records
  • Gloria Jones, Songwriter, Motown Records
  • Shelly Berger, Manager/Former Motown Records Executive
  • Mickey Stevenson, Former Head of A&R/Songwriter, Motown Records
  • Suzanne Coston, Producer, Motown 25

Disc #5

LEGACY

Stevie Wonder Rehearsal

Featurette: You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me: The Miracles
Featurette: My Guy: Smokey Robinson
Featurette: I Heard It through the Grapevine: Motown Sound
Featurette: Motown 25 Reboot: The 5.1 Surround Sound Mix

Exclusive Interviews with:

  • Smokey Robinson
  • Iris Gordy, Former Motown Records Executive
  • Adam Ant, Performer, Motown 25
  • Russ Terrana, Former Motown Records Engineer

Disc #6

THE PEOPLE

Exclusive Interviews with:

  • Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Producers
  • Nelson George, Writer
  • Ruth Adkins Robinson, Writer, Motown 25
  • Buz Kohan, Head Writer, Motown 25
  • David Goldberg, Executive in Charge of Production, Motown 25
  • Janie Bradford, Songwriter/Motown Records Employee
  • Don Waller, Author
  • George and Jolene Schlatter, George Schlatter Productions
  • Michael Lovesmith, President/COO, West Grand Media
  • Rick Ludwin, Former Head of NBC Specials
  • Michael Black, Former ICM Agent
  • Tony Jones, Former Motown Executive

The Motown Collection: Volume 1

DELUXE SET ONLY
30 tracks on 2 CDs

Featuring songs like:

  • You Really Got A Hold On Me: The Miracles
  • Heat Wave: Martha & The Vandellas
  • The Way You Do The Things You Do: The Temptations
  • Where Did Our Love Go: The Supremes
  • How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You: Marvin Gaye

The Motown Collection: Volume 2

DELUXE SET ONLY
30 tracks on 2 CDs

Featuring songs like:

  • Nowhere To Run: Martha & The Vandellas
  • I Can't Help Myself: Four Tops
  • Bernadette: Four Tops
  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough: Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
  • I Heard It Through The Grapevine: Gladys Knight & The Pips

The Motown Collection: Volume 3

DELUXE SET ONLY
30 tracks on 2 CDs

Featuring songs like:

  • I'm Gonna Make You Love Me: Temptations & Supremes
  • Ain't Nothin Like The Real Thing: Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
  • Signed Sealed Delivered: Stevie Wonder
  • I Second That Emotion: The Miracles
  • ABC: The Jackson Five

The Motown Collection: Volume 4

DELUXE SET ONLY
30 tracks on 2 CDs

Featuring songs like:

  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough: Diana Ross
  • Easy: Commodores
  • Let's Get It On: Marvin Gaye
  • Never Can Say Goodbye: The Jackson 5
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life: Stevie Wonder

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