1974 - The Supremes (Mary Wilson, Scherrie Payne & Cindy Birdsong) with Ewart Abner signing their Motown recording contract.
Ewart Abner was hired by Berry Gordy to be vice-president of International Management at Motown in 1967. Later he was President of Motown from 1973 to 1975. In both of these roles, he helped manage the careers of The Supremes, The Temptations, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and The Jackson Five.
THE SUPREMES 1973-1976
Happy 50th "SUPREME ANNIVERSARY" to Scherrie Payne.
Scherrie joined the trio in October of 1973
Celebrating 50 years of "SUPREME EXCELLENCE" with Scherrie Payne.