Posts Tagged ‘ Marvin Gaye ’

What’s Going On: Gulf Oil Spill and Global Warning?

June 29, 2010
What’s Going On: Gulf Oil Spill and Global Warning?

In 1971, Marvin Gaye articulated what was on the minds of most people in America with his landmark single and album “What’s Going On.” The content of What’s Going On was that of a politically charged and deeply personal Motown album, and was notable for including elements of jazz and classical music instrumentation and...
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What’s Going On: War- Iraq and Afghanistan

June 27, 2010
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In order to achieve real action, you must yourself be a living part of Africa and of her thought; you must be an element of that popular energy which is entirely called forth for the freeing, the progress, and the happiness of Africa. There is no place outside that firth for the artist or...
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