Tag Archives: Marvin Gaye

Wednesday Open Thread | Because I love them : Marvin Gaye

Today is the wonderful Marvin Gaye.  

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Wednesday Open Thread: Marvin Gaye singing, rehearsing and directing his band in Belgium 1981

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Monday Open Thread | Let’s Dance Week

HAPPY LABOR DAY, EVERYONE!! ENJOY THE TIME WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS. The news these past weeks….sometimes, you just want music that makes you want to dance! From Timeout New York…. The 100 best party songs ever made House party, BBQ, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Music That Makes You Think Week

“What’s Going On” is a song by American recording artist Marvin Gaye, released in 1971 on the Motown subsidiary, Tamla. Originally inspired by a police brutality incident witnessed by Renaldo “Obie” Benson, the song was composed by Benson, Al Cleveland … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Music Originals & Covers Week

Happy Friday. Hope you’re enjoying the music this week. Heard it Through the Grapevine Wiki:  “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” is a song written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong for Motown Records in 1966, and made famous by … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Music of the 1970’s

Enjoy the music of the 1970’s. Top 10, according to Billboard. 1973 1. Free Bird – Lynyrd Skynyrd 2. Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye 3. Midnight Train to Georgia – Gladys Knight and the Pips 4. Dream On … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Music of the 1970’s

Enjoy the music of the 1970’s. Top 10, according to Billboard. 1971 1. Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin 2. Imagine – John Lennon 3. What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye 4. Let’s Stay Together – Al Green 5. Maggie … Continue reading

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