More Moments From Motown: The Musical Premiere

More Moments From Motown: The Musical Premiere

Smokey, Gladys and Suzanne de Passe confirms Mahogany remake.

Published April 17, 2013

The red carpet premiere of Motown: The Musical was certainly all about paying tribute to the American music institution, but that doesn't mean the legends who came to support the Broadway musical didn't have a little fun. 

In our second set of clips from the glitzy event, we share a few laughs with Smokey Robinson and Mary Wilson, plus get the scoop on the remake of Mahogany from producer Suzanne de Passe. Tracee Ellis Ross also shares more thoughts on the impact of Motown on American culture and Gladys Knight reflects on her days on the "Chitlin Circuit."

For more memorable moments from the Motown: The Musical premiere, check out our exclusive video below!

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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