The Temptations facts for kids
|Also known as||Otis Williams & the Siberians, The Primes, The Distants, Otis Williams & the Distants, The Elgins, The Pirates|
|Origin||Detroit, Michigan, U.S.|
|Genres||R&B, soul, funk, doo-wop, rock and roll|
|Labels||Warwick, Miracle, Gordy, Motown, Atlantic, New Door/Universal|
|Associated acts||The Supremes, The Temptations Review, Smokey Robinson|
|Elbridge "Al" Bryant
Barrington "Bo" Henderson
G. C. Cameron
The Temptations are a successful R&B singing group. They formed in Detroit, USA in 1960. The Temptations have four Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles and 14 Billboard R&B number-one singles. They have three Grammy Awards. The Temptations were the first Motown act to earn a Grammy Award.
Images for kids
The Temptations perform on The Ed Sullivan Show in September 1969. Left to right: Otis Williams, Melvin Franklin, Eddie Kendricks, Paul Williams, and Dennis Edwards.
The Temptations on stage at London's Royal Albert Hall, November 2005. Pictured L-R: Joe Herndon, Otis Williams, G.C. Cameron, Terry Weeks, and Ron Tyson.
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