Motown http://wfpl.org en Ali Center Hosts Exhibit of Iconic Motown Images http://wfpl.org/post/ali-center-hosts-exhibit-iconic-motown-images <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, </span>Jr<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. hired fellow Detroit native Al Abrams in 1959 to serve as publicist for his fledgling record label. Abrams was 18 at the time, and Motown’s first employee.</span></p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 6671 at http://wfpl.org Ali Center Hosts Exhibit of Iconic Motown Images