Sylvia Moy, Motown Songwriter and Producer, dies at age 78

Sylvia Moy, Motown Songwriter and Producer, dies at age 78

DETROIT (AP) — Motown songwriter Sylvia Moy, who penned or collaborated on several hits by recording stars like Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye, has died in suburban Detroit. Her brother, Melvin Moy, tells The Associated Press his sister died Saturday at hospital in Dearborn from complications from pneumonia. Moy’s credits include Wonder’s “My Cherie Amour” and Gaye’s “It Takes Two.” Motown arranger and musician Paul Riser says Moy was the studio’s first female producer and “pioneered some really, really unique things for women.”
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