publication date: Thursday, February 22, 2007 (part of Round XXIX)
clue: Somehow this singer got even better after leaving a group with supreme talent.
explanation: Ross left singing group The Supremes ("supreme talent") for a successful solo career. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Todd Brotsch, Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Josh Paddison, Joy Dunn, and Joe Ball
player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Joe Ball.