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On the Charts: “Band of Gold” – Freda Payne, No. 10 on the Billboard Year-End Hot 100 for 1970

“Band of Gold” was written by legendary former Motown producers Holland–Dozier–Holland (H-D-H) and Ron Dunbar, a staff employee and producer. H-D-H wrote the song under the pseudonym Edythe Wayne because of a lawsuit they had with Motown. It was big … Continue reading

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