Motown: The Truth Is A Hit

February 1 – July 26, 2014

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

515 Lenox Ave. (bet. W. 135th and W. 136th Sts.)
Manhattan, NY 10037

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Motown founder Berry Gordy is quoted as having said "The truth is a hit." This exhibit traces the concept of truth in black music from ts African roots through slavery, Jim Crow, the Great Migration, urban America, the Civil Rights and anti-war movements, up to the present day. For more information, visit nypl.org.

  • admission price:
  • Free

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