History Makers: An Evening With Berry Gordy

 

An Evening With Berry Gordy is a must see, live-to-tape one-on-one interview with Gordy conducted by award-winning journalist Gwen Ifill. Ifill’s interview will lead the audience through Gordy’s celebrated life as entrepreneur, songwriter, record producer, movie director and producer who has left an indelible influence on music and films both nationally and internationally. Performing one tribute song from Berry Gordy’s musical career, representing the old and new school Motown, are Valerie Simpson (Ashford & Simpson) and R & B musician KEM. Gordy’s son, Stefan Gordy -- known to the music world as Redfoo -- one-half of the hip-hop musical group, LMFAO, will be in attendance.

Check your PBS local listings to watch Gwen Ifill interview Berry Gordy.