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Music Legend Berry Gordy To Receive 2013 Marian Anderson Award

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Mayor Nutter announced at a news conference today that Motown music icon Berry Gordy will receive the 2013 Marion Anderson Award.

Berry Gordy founded Motown Records in his hometown of Detroit back in 1959.

His label churned out hit after hit and made stars out of Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye and Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson.

The award will be presented as a November 19 at a Gala Award Dinner.

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