Top 5 'Idol' Motown Moments
This week's 'American Idol' theme celebrates the music of the legendary soul label.
American Idol is recycling one of its all-time favorite themes this week: the music of Motown.
The Detroit-based label is home to such iconic artists as Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Supremes, Aretha Franklin and Brian McKnight -- all Motown acts whose songs have made appearances on Idol over the years.
How will the Season 10 crew fare? We'll find out soon enough, but in the meantime -- and in honor of this week's theme -- here's a look back at five of Idol's most memorable Motown performances:
What's Hot In Music
Follow Idol Worship
- Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Recap: The Public-Urination Case of a Lifetime
- Miss Piggy and Kermit Have Also Called It Quits; the Summer of Breakups Extends to Animals
- Stonewall Trailer: Jonathan Rhys Meyers Fights for Gay Rights in Roland Emmerich’s Passion Project
- Another One Down: Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards End Their Engagement
- Khloe Kardashian Reveals the Qualities She Looks For in a Boyfriend
- Ellen Page Steps Out With Rumored Girlfriend Samantha Thomas
- Miles Teller Got to Skip the Customs Line at the Airport Because of 'Fantastic Four' Role (Video)
- Meryl Streep Got A Guitar Lesson from Neil Young for 'Ricki & The Flash'!