Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Remember the Funk Brothers? Of course you don’t: They were always in the background, propping up the likes of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, and scores of other Motown artists. That’s why they’re said to be heard on more No. 1 records than the Beatles, the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, and Elvis combined. That’s also why someone finally made a documentary about them.