Martha Reeves - Quotes

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Going on with life, it only gets more and more intense as time goes by - and the challenges only multiply.

Going on with life, it only gets more and more intense as time goes by - and the challenges only multiply.

The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting. The dream of college I put on the back burner.

The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting. The dream of college I put on the back burner.

I have always thought music as a way out of the ordinary mundane obligations of life. ---->>>

After years of making wrong decisions in my life, in 1977 I found out that it was all right to be square, simple, and sober. ---->>>

Good and bad - this is the story of my life. ---->>>

A song has to become as much a part of you as a tailored suit. ---->>>

Detroit is full of talent.

Detroit is full of talent.

Disco music in the '70s was just a call to go wild and party and dance with no thought or conscience or regard for tomorrow. ---->>>

I pray for miracles. I have always found prayer to bring quick results. ---->>>

Lead singers not only do the majority of the work, but their personalities are singled out and taken as the general attitude of the unit. ---->>>

A large family makes you accept sharing your parents. ---->>>

The world I was born into was one filled with music. ---->>>

There are times in show business when you work so much you think you will pop your cork, and then suddenly you can't find any work. ---->>>

I was stranded in Disco. I went to dozens of darkened places with enough flashing lights to drive the average person mad. I felt lost in the pulse of sheer panic. ---->>>

God uses singers in a mighty way, and I am grateful. ---->>>

I don't worry about being in a hurry any more, because my faith in God will always deliver me on time. ---->>>

I still marvel at how God turns dreams into reality. ---->>>

I will always dance in the street. ---->>>

I worshipped Berry Gordy for the creative dreams he had made come true. ---->>>

Most performers spend half their earnings taking care of family members. ---->>>

You can't very well live in a castle while your kin is on the poor side of town and barely have enough food. Some want you to get to the top and rely on you making it for them, too. ---->>>

I went from elementary school to proper training, operatic training, and I went on to the Motown University and learned a lot of things from some wonderful people. ---->>>

If you stick around long enough, people start referring to you as a survivor. Suddenly I found myself on the receiving end of several prestigious awards. ---->>>

Berry Gordy turned his house into a studio and discovered over 30 acts in the city. And we're famous all over the world. ---->>>

Divas need their furs!

Divas need their furs!

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-18, 1941
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Occupation: Musician

Martha Rose Reeves (born July 18, 1941) is an American R&B and pop singer and former politician, and is the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. They scored over a dozen hit singles, including "Come and Get These Memories", "Nowhere to Run", "Heat Wave", "Jimmy Mack", and their signature "Dancing In The Street" (wikipedia)