Barrett Strong

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Barrett Strong (born February 5, 1941) is an American singer and songwriter. Strong was the first artist to record a hit for Motown, although he is best known for his work as a songwriter, particularly in association with producer Norman Whitfield. Among his most famous work at Motown, Strong wrote the lyrics for many of the songs recorded by the Temptations.

He was born in West Point, Mississippi.

  1. ^ "Barrett Strong Biography". Retrieved 2013-08-09. 
  2. ^ Ron Wynn (February 5, 1941). "Barrett Strong : Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-08-09. 
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Year Title RatingReleases
1976 Live & Love 1

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Year Title RatingReleases
2003 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Barrett Strong 1
2004 The Complete Motown Collection 1


Year Title RatingReleases
1959 Let's Rock 1
1959 Money (That's What I Want) / Oh I Apologize 3
1973 Stand Up and Cheer for the Preacher 1

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