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The Marvelettes

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Birth Place: Inkster, Michigan
Years Active: 1960–1970
Genres: Pop, R&B, Rock And Roll, Soul

The Marvelettes were an American singing girl group on the Tamla label. Motown's first successful female vocal group, the Marvelettes are most notable for recording the company's first #1 Pop hit, "Please Mr. Postman", and for setting the precedent for later Motown girl groups such as Martha and the Vandellas and the Supremes. During their eight-year run on the ''Billboard'' music charts the group scored 21 Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and 23 Billboard Hot 100 hit singles. Of these hits 3 were Top 10 Pop singles, 9 were top Top 10 R&B singles and their debut was #1 one on both charts.

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Please Mr. Postman
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On: The Complete Motown Singles Vol.5: 1965
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