On April 14, 1960, Motown Records was incorporated. A year earlier, Berry Gordy had used an $800 family loan to start his own record label, and in June 1960, Barrett Strong’s “Money (That’s What I Want)” would become its first hit. Learn more via the Motown Museum.
Explore the sounds and entertainment of the Motown Museum, one of Detroit's tourist attractions. Learn more about the sound that changed American.