Posts tagged Diana Ross and The Supremes
…costumes became progressively more flamboyant, thanks to big budgets and…designers such as Bob Mackie. But in the beginning, original Supremes Ross, Mary Wilson and Florence Ballard shopped at Woolworth’s.
“ I was in love with Doris Day. I loved to watch Lena Horne and listen to her…I was a huge fan of Minnie Riperton, and Earth, Wind & Fire, and Diana Ross and the Supremes, Aretha Franklin… Then I loved classical music. I loved jazz, too—Dakota Staton and Nancy Wilson, Ed Townsend and I still to this day love Little Jimmy Scott…I listen just across the board…”
June Deniece Chandler aka Deniece Williams