The Supremes were a hit making machine for the Motown Label. Diana Ross, Mary Wilson, Florence Ballad, (replaced by Cindy Birdsong), charted 12 number one hits between 1964-1969. All in all they charted 47 singles between 1962-1976. They were inducted into THE ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME during 1988.
One of their memorable hits was “You Can’t Hurry Love.” Released August 13, 1966, it topped the BILLBOARD MAGAZINE Pop Singles Chart for two weeks.
It was a catchy up-tempo pop song that remained in your mind. It was representative of most of their big hits. The Supremes place in music history is secure as one the the greatest pop groups of the 1960s.