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The 50 Worst R&B Fails

#29. Motown's Biggest Names Leave Label For Better Deals

Time Stamp: 1970s
EGO TRIPPIN'BAD BUSINESS

Berry Gordy created an empire, revolutionized music, and even help race relations with Motown Records. But when some of his biggest artists who started on the label left for more commercial labels, word on the grapevine was that better deals could be had elsewhere. Who left? Gladys Knight (Buddha), Jackson 5 (CBS), and even his baby mama, Diana Ross (RCA). Don't leave me this way?

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