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The band The Contours was founded in 1959. Before coming to fame, the band got it’s start in Detroit. Generally, music journalists would define The Contours’s style within the genre/s of rhythm and blues, and other rock music.

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The Miracles

The Miracles (also known as Smokey Robinson and the Miracles from 1965 to 1972) were an American rhythm and blues vocal group that was the first successful recording act for Berry Gordy's Motown Records, and one of the most important and influential groups in ... [wikipedia]
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The Velvelettes

The Velvelettes were an American singing girl group, signed to Motown in the 1960s. Their biggest chart success occurred in 1964, when Norman Whitfield produced "Needle in a Haystack", which peaked at number 45 on the Billboard Hot 100.... [wikipedia]
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Eddie Holland

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The Marvelettes

The Marvelettes was an American girl group that achieved popularity in the early- to mid-1960s. They consisted of schoolmates Gladys Horton, Katherine Anderson, Georgeanna Tillman, Juanita Cowart (now Cowart Motley), and Georgia Dobbins, who was replaced by Wa... [wikipedia]
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Barrett Strong

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Mary Wells

Mary Esther Wells (May 13, 1943 – July 26, 1992) was an American singer, who helped to define the emerging sound of Motown in the early 1960s. Along with The Supremes, The Miracles, The Temptations, and the Four Tops, Wells was said to have been part of the ch... [wikipedia]
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The Four Tops

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Brenda Holloway

Brenda Holloway (born June 21, 1946) is an American singer and songwriter, who was a recording artist for Motown Records during the 1960s. Her best-known recordings are the soul hits, "Every Little Bit Hurts", "When I'm Gone", and "You've Made Me So Very Happy... [wikipedia]
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Kim Weston

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Jimmy Ruffin

Jimmy Lee Ruffin (May 7, 1936 – November 17, 2014) was an American soul singer, and elder brother of David Ruffin of the Temptations. He had several hit records between the 1960s and 1980s, the most successful being the Top 10 hits "What Becomes of the Brokenh... [wikipedia]
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The Elgins

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The Temptations

The Temptations are an American vocal group who released a series of successful singles and albums with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s. The group's work with producer Norman Whitfield, beginning with the Top 10 hit single "Cloud Nine" in October 196... [wikipedia]
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Shorty Long

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Frank Wilson

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Jr Walker & The All Stars

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Arthur Conley

Arthur Lee Conley (January 4, 1946 – November 17, 2003) was a U.S. soul singer, best known for the 1967 hit "Sweet Soul Music".... [wikipedia]
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What Genre is The Contours?

The Contours genre is not easily defined. Music magazines and journalists have different opinions on a clearly defined genre for The Contours. However, many describe the style within the genre/s of rhythm and blues, and other rock music.

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