Dancing In The Street named Greatest Motown Song

January 7th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Martha & the Vandellas 1964 hit Dancing In The Street has landed the top spot in British magazine Mojo’’s new list of 100 Greatest Motown Songs.

The track, which was famously covered by David Bowie and Mick Jagger, is followed by Marvin Gaye’’s What’’s Going On in the second place, reports Contactmusic.

Reach Out I”ll Be There by the Four Tops came third while Papa Was A Rolling Stone by The Temptations stood fourth.

Rounding off the top five was Superstition by Stevie Wonder.

The top 10 are:

1. Dancing In The Street by Martha & The Vandellas
2. What’’s Going On by Marvin Gaye
3. Reach Out I”ll Be There by Four Tops
4. Papa Was A Rolling Stone by The Temptations
5. Superstition by Stevie Wonder
6. Money (That’’s What I Want) by Barrett Strong
7. The Tracks of My Tears by The Miracles
8. I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye
9. What Becomes of The Broken Hearted by Jimmy Ruffin
10. Stop! In The Name of Love by The Supremes (ANI)

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