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From the Archives: Temptations Singer Otis Williams.

Singer Otis Williams. He was the founder of The Temptations, whose smooth five-part harmonies and synchronized dance steps made them one of the hottest of Motown's super groups. Their hits included "My Girl," "Just My Imagination," and "Papa Was a Rolling Stone." He is the only surviving member of the original group. The Temptations have just released a new CD called “Ear-Resistible.” (9/15/88)

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Other segments from the episode on December 22, 2000

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 22, 2000: Interview with Otis Williams; Interview with Mavis Staples; Review of Emmanuel Music's album "Bach Christmas Cantatas"; Interview with Ethan Coen;…

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