The Corporation

  1. Motown Songwriter Deke Richards Dies

    March 25, 2013 7:57 PM EDT Deke Richards (center) flanked by the late Alphonzo Mizell (left) and Freddie Perren. (Photo: Universal Music Enterprises) Deke Richards, leader of Motown’s famed songwriting/production team the Corporation (Jackson 5, Diana Ross), died on March ...

  2. Alphonso 'Fonce' Mizell of the Mizell Brothers Dead at 68

    July 11, 2011 4:29 PM EDT Alphonso "Fonce" Mizell, a renowned producer, songwriter and member of Motown hit-makers The Corporation as well as half of the legendary production duo The Mizell Brothers, has passed away, according to a report in the L.A. Times . The ...