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of studio musicians and then the singers would add their voices to the mix. 381.  What name did these studio musicians record under? The Funk Brothers The Love Unlimited Orchestra The Wrecking Crew The Wall of Sound The Wrecking Crew was an LA. based studio group. The Wall of Sound was a description of Phil Spector’s production: big and brassy and highly polished. Many members of the Wrecking Crew played on Spector’s hits. The Funk Brothers were 13 core musicians that cranked out hit and after hit for Motown later without credit or kudos until the early 70s when Gordy moved the label operations to L.A. where, (not surprisingly) the Wrecking Crew picked up the work. Here’s a list of some amazing female singers that were on the Motown label. 382.  Pick out the singers that were a member of the Supremes at any point over their 18 year run (list continues on next page). Diana Ross Florence Ballard Jean Terrell Lynda Laurence

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