The Supremes (Band)

 3     2
The Supremes
Photo Credit: lonepine

The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s. Founded as the Primettes in Detroit, Michigan, in 1959, the Supremes were the most commercially successful of Motown's acts and are, to date, America's most successful vocal group with 12 number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100. Most of these hits were written and produced by Motown's main songwriting and production team, Holland–Dozier–Holland. At their peak in the mid-1960s, the Supremes rivaled the Beatles in worldwide popularity, and it is said that their success made it possible for future African American R&B and soul musicians to find mainstream success. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 25 photos, 32 lists, 306 albums, 1,182 songs, 166 film credits, 33 news stories, and key facts about The Supremes!

Related Lists

The Supremes is a member of the following lists: Motown Records artists, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, 1960s music groups, Marvin Gaye vocalists, Girl groups, 1970s music groups, American rhythm and blues musical groups, Musical trios, The Supremes and Disco groups.

Need more information? Read more about The Supremes »

Looking for another profile? View all items tagged The Supremes »

Band Members


166 Credits »
2011 The Best of 'The Supremes' on 'The Ed Sullivan Show' -
2015 Good Girls Revolt -
2015 Acció política -
2014 Before I Go to Sleep -
2014 Listen Up Philip -
2014 Who's Doing the Dishes? -
2013 When Albums Ruled the World -
2012 Scandal -
2012 Beatrix, Oranje onder Vuur -
2012 Beauty and the Beast -
2012 Tango libre -


1,182 Songs »
1 You Can't Hurry Love 1966
2 Baby Love 1964
3 Stop! In The Name Of Love 1965
4 Come See About Me 1964
5 I Hear A Symphony 1966
6 Nathan Jones 1971
7 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town 2003
8 Up The Ladder To The Roof 1970
9 Come Together 2008
10 My World Is Empty Without You 1966
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

In The News

33 Stories »


32 Lists »
The Supremes appears in the following lists:

FamousFix content is contributed and edited by our readers. You are most welcome to update, correct or add information to this page. Update Information

Top Contributors

See All »
Thank you to the following people for keeping this profile up-to-date.
angel_angel angel_angel 300 points
queenroyaltypatrenia queenroyalt.. 9 points
CindyCelebs CindyCelebs 7 points
malcolmp malcolmp 1 point
halfgoofy halfgoofy 1 point
Would you like to contribute? Register »


Quick Links

Desktop | Mobile
This website is part of the FamousFix entertainment community. By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the Terms of Use. Loaded in 0.41 secs.
Terms of Use  |  Copyright  |  Privacy
Copyright 2006-2017, FamousFix