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Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1981): EXTENDED POST!

Really excited about delving back into the RCA-era of the Diana Ross discography, and very proud of this all-new discussion of 1981’s Why Do Fools Fall In Love.  New research has shed some interesting light for me on the conception and … Continue reading

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“Work That Body” (1982)

Check out this gorgeous 12″ single for Diana’s “Work That Body,” released in Holland in 1982.  I picked this one up in an Atlanta record store called Wax n’ Facts today, lured in by the beautiful photo and packaging. “Work That … Continue reading

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The Only NEW Diana Ross Album (12/3/81)

This full-page ad ran in Jet magazine on December 3, 1981 — 35 years ago this week! That week, Why Do Fools Fall In Love was sitting at #15 on the Billboard 200, and the title track was top 10 on the Billboard Hot … Continue reading

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Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1981)

“It’s never too late to hold the power in your hands…” The opening line of the November 1981 Ebony cover story on Diana Ross said it all:  “Now that the unspeakable — no, unthinkable — has actually happened, now that Diana Ross … Continue reading

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