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Martha Reeves (I)


Martha Reeves was born on July 18, 1941 in Eufaula, Alabama, USA as Martha Rose Reeves. See full bio »

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Known For

A City on Fire: The Story of the '68 Detroit Tigers
A City on Fire: The Story of the '68 Detroit Tigers Herself (Martha and the Vandellas 1962-1972)
(2002)
Requiem for Detroit?
Requiem for Detroit? Herself - Motown Star and Detroit City Councilwoman
(2010)

Filmography

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 2014 The Theory of Everything (performer: "(Love Is Like a) Heat Wave")
 2005 Motown: The Early Years (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Dancing in the Street", " (Love Is Like a) Heat Wave", "Jimmy Mack", "Nowhere to Run")
 2000 Frequency (performer: "(Love Is Like A) Heatwave")
 1991 Thelma & Louise (performer: "Wild Night")
 1978 Fairy Tales (performer: "You'll Feel the Magic in Me")
 1975 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Candice Bergen/Martha Reeves/The Stylistics (1975) ... (performer: "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher", "Silver Bells")
 1974 Willie Dynamite (performer: "Willie D.", "King Midas", "Keep On Movin' On" - as Martha Reeves & The Sweet Things)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD (as Martha Reeves and the Vandellas): "Dancing in the Streets" (ZCRB)

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Martha Reeves and the Vandellas | Martha and the Vandellas

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Nobody could sing like David Ruffin.

Trivia:

Wrote a song called "Love Blind" about her abusive relationship with Gerard, the father of her son, Eric. The song is considered a collectors item and was released as a promotional single in 1975 to catapult her up-and-coming album "The Rest of My Life." The song--like the album--was not given the push it needed as a result of producer and label owner Clive Davis not liking the fact that Reeves ... See more »

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Cancer

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