Posted: January 30, 2012 at 1:17 am
The Undeniable Top 12 Best Black Female Singers of All Time?: Isn’t it amazing that there has been not one single woman who has been compared to Gladys? Gladys Knight is not only a phenomenal singer, being a star since she was 8-years-old. She became an even bigger star when her and The Pips signed with Motown records in the 60s, however, word is that she was not happy with the way her and the group were treated at Motown and that she was not happy that Marvin Gaye recorded another version of their smash hit “I Heard it Through the Grapevine.” Gladys’ biggest and most memorable hits were during the 70s with a couple of hits during the early 80s as well.