The Soul thread

Two songs from Marvin Gaye. Born 2 April 1939, died 1 April 1984.

Hitch Hike - 1962 - 2m 20s

Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) - 1971 - 5m 27s

Excerpts from the liner notes for the 30th anniversary Deluxe Edition of What's Going On.

'Smoke,' Marvin used to say to me, 'God is writing this album. God is working through me.' Every time I listen, I agree. - Smokey Robinson

Smokey talks about Marvin recording 'What's Going On'.
1m 59s

The O’Jays / She’s Only a Woman

5m 42s

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@Agonum - not sure where to put this one but I have to post it.

Cynthia Weil co-wrote this with Barry Mann and in collaboration with Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

The Drifters / On Broadway - 1963

2m 57s