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Inside Motown's Private Meetings
From: Berry Gordy Jr.
In Hitsville, USA, Motown's first headquarters, Berry Gordy wanted to foster a family-like atmosphere. So, he implemented ego-free "quality control" meetings where staff could vote on what music Motown would release. Watch Berry describe what really went on behind closed doors and what he means when he says, "I was in charge, but I made logic the boss."
Published on June 16, 2013