List of The Miracles awards and achievements

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This is a list of awards and recognition for Motown Records group The Miracles.

100 Greatest Artists of All Time[edit]

The Miracles are on three "100 Greatest Artists of All Time" lists:

Grammy Hall of Fame[edit]

The Miracles are four-time inductees into the Grammy Hall of Fame.[1][2] As of 2014, The Miracles have more Grammy Hall of Fame inducted songs than any other Motown group:

Grammy Hall of Fame Awards-The Miracles:
Year Recorded Title Genre Year Inducted
1962 "You've Really Got a Hold on Me" Traditional R&B (Single) 1998
1965 "The Tracks Of My Tears" Traditional R&B (Single) 2007
1967* "The Tears of a Clown" Pop (Single) 2002
1960 "Shop Around" Traditional R&B (Single) 2006
  • *Not released as a single until 1970.

Rolling Stone Magazine Awards[edit]

Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time[edit]

  • 1965: "Ooo Baby Baby" – #262 (incorrectly credited solely to Smokey Robinson)
  • 1965: "The Tracks Of My Tears" – #50
  • 1960: "Shop Around" – #495

Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time[edit]

Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time[edit]

  • The Miracles are listed at #32 on its list of its Immortals: 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll[edit]

The Miracles have four songs on "The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll" list:[3]

  • 1965: "Going to a Go-Go"
  • 1965: "The Tracks of My Tears"
  • 1962: "You've Really Got a Hold on Me"
  • 1960: "Shop Around"

The Miracles' "Hall of Fame" recognitions[edit]

  • Vocal Group Hall Of Fame[4]
  • Hollywood Walk Of Fame[5][6]
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame[7]
  • Grammy Hall of Fame[8]
  • Doo-Wop Hall of Fame (inducted 2011)
  • Michigan Rock and Roll Legends Hall of Fame[9]
  • Hit Parade Hall of Fame [10]
  • Goldmine Magazine Hall of Fame [11]

Other awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grammy Hall of Fame Database". Grammy.org. Retrieved May 24, 2011. 
  2. ^ 2008 Grammy Hall of Fame List[dead link]
  3. ^ http://www.listsofbests.com/list/37752-500-songs-that-shaped-rock-and-roll
  4. ^ "Smokey Robinson and The Miracles – Inductees – The Vocal Group Hall of Fame Foundation". Vocalgroup.org. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  5. ^ "The Miracles Honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame Star". YouTube. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  6. ^ http://projects.latimes.com/hollywood/star-walk/the-miracles/
  7. ^ By Andy Greene (2012-02-09). "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Adds Six Backing Groups to the Class of 2012 | Music News". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  8. ^ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_The_Miracles_awards_and_achievements#Grammy_Hall_of_Fame
  9. ^ http://www.michiganrockandrolllegends.com/mrrl-hall-of-fame/88-miracles-smokey-robinson-a
  10. ^ hitparadehalloffame.com/inductees/
  11. ^ http://www.goldminemag.com/blogs/goldmines-hall-of-fame-inductees-volume-11
  12. ^ Ebony 1971, pp. 169.
  13. ^ "Reelin' In The Years Productions- DVDs". Reelinintheyears.com. Retrieved 2012-07-28. 
  14. ^ "Recording Industry Association of America". RIAA. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 
  15. ^ "Woodbridge Estates Honors Motown Legends; Developer Holds Street Naming and Ground Breaking Celebration. – PR Newswire, HighBeam Research: Online Press Releases". Encyclopedia.com. April 6, 2002. Retrieved May 24, 2011. 
  16. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzrtGhh3qj0
  17. ^ "Songs of the Century List". Mylistpad.com. 2011-01-31. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  18. ^ Whitaker, Dave (2012-03-07). "Dave's Music Database: The RIAA/NEA's Top 365 Songs of the 20th Century". Davesmusicdatabase.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2012-04-16. 
  19. ^ http://rockhall.com/inductees/the-miracles/
  20. ^ http://rockhall.com/inductees/smokey-robinson/