The Beatles in New York, 1965
Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Except that is Stevie Wonder, not Ray Charles. I reblogged the image from a Stevie blog. I don’t have the exact source of the picture, but it looks like it was from a collage of photos of Motown artists, which Smokey and Stevie were both apart of.
THE KING MAKER & HIS QUEENS
Berry Gordy Jr and the Supremes studio portrait, 1965, USA. Clockwise from top Berry Gordy, Diana Ross, Mary Wilson, Florence Ballard.
- Photo by Gilles Petard/Redferns
Jimi Hendrix on stage at the Newport Pop Festival, 1969.
Diahann Carroll, 1960’s. Vintage Black Glam Series