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Author: Marvin GayeJoe MessinaRobert WhiteJohnny GriffithEarl Van DykeAll authors
Publisher: [Detroit] : Tamla, 2002, 1971.
Series: Motown classic albums.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Not only is this album Marvin Gaye's masterpiece, it's the most important and passionate record to come out of soul music, delivered by one of its finest voices.

"**** Out of five...Revolutionary."--Rolling Stone.

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Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Marvin Gaye; Joe Messina; Robert White; Johnny Griffith; Earl Van Dyke; James Jamerson; Bob Babbit; Chet Forest; Eddie Brown; Earl DeRouen; Jack Ashford; Eli Fountain; Wild Bill Moore; Ben Edmonds
OCLC Number: 60810239
Notes: Soul songs.
All selections previously released.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Marvin Gaye and Ben Edmonds and lyrics ([9] p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Originally released on analog disc (Tamla TS 310) on May 21, 1971.
Performer(s): Marvin Gaye, vocals and piano ; with various assisting musicians inclucing: Joe Messina, Robert White, guitar ; Johnny Griffith, piano and additional keyboards ; Earl Van Dyke, additional keyboards ; James Jamerson, bass (on "What's Going On" through "God Is Love," plus the two bonus tracks) ; Bob Babbit, bass ("Mercy Mercy Me" through "Inner City Blues") ; Chet Forest, drums ; Eddie Brown, Earl DeRouen, vibes and percussion ; Jack Ashford, tambourine and percussion ; solo work: Eli Fountain, alto saxophone ; William "Wild Bill" Moore, tenor saxophone ; also includes additional brass, winds, strings, and background vocalists.
Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: What's going on --
What's happening brother --
Flyin' high (in the friendly sky) --
Save the children --
God is love --
Mercy mercy me (The ecology) --
Right on --
Wholy holy --
Inner city blues (make me wanna holler) --
God is love --
Sad tomorrows.
Series Title: Motown classic albums.
Responsibility: Marvin Gaye.

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Not only is this album Marvin Gaye's masterpiece, it's the most important and passionate record to come out of soul music, delivered by one of its finest voices.

"**** Out of five...Revolutionary."--Rolling Stone.

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