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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 12 Feb 2015
  • Address:
    6298 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
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  • Notes: The 2,543rd Star

Holland Dozier Holland

Next star: Donald O'Connor
Previous stretch: Zubin Mehta

Biography

Source: Amazon

HollandDozierHolland was a songwriting and production team made up of Lamont Dozier and brothers Brian and Eddie Holland.1 The trio wrote, arranged and produced many songs that helped define the Motown sound in the 1960s.1 During their tenure at Motown Records from 1962 to 1967, Dozier and Brian Holland were the composers and producers for each song, and Eddie Holland wrote the lyrics and arranged the vocals. Their most celebrated productions were singles for the Four Tops and the Supremes, including 10 out of the Supremes' 12 US No. 1 singles, such as "Baby Love", "Stop! In the Name of Love", and "You Keep Me Hangin' On".

Fact file

  • Birth name: Brian HollandLamont DozierEddie Holland
  • Origin: Michigan, United States
  • Genres: Motown sound, rhythm and blues, soul, funk
  • Occupation(s): Songwriters, record producers
  • Associated acts: The SupremesThe Four TopsMichael Jackson

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