Gaye, Marvin - What's Going On? - New LP
Flesh-colored (BLACK) vinyl!!! BLACK vinyl reissue. Gatefold.
Marvin's first step away from the pop music cycle. All tracks were written and arranged by Gaye.
Basic track for "What's Going On" recorded June 1, 1970. Lead & background vocals overdubbed June 6, 7 and 10, 1970, strings recorded September 21, 1970.
Basic tracks for all other songs recorded March 17, 19 and 20, 1971. Strings, horns and lead and background vocals overdubbed March 24, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, 1971.
Additional Marvin Gaye vocal and instrumentation overdubs for Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology), Right On, Wholy Holy and Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) recorded at The Sound Factory, Hollywood on May 5, 1971.
Released June 1971.
|What's Going On||3:51|
|What's Happening Brother||2:57|
|Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)||3:40|
|Save The Children||3:04|
|God Is Love||2:31|
|Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)||3:05|
|Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)|