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What's Going On - Music That Defined A Decade

What's Going On - Music That Defined A Decade

Description

To mark the 40th anniversary of one of the most influential albums ever released, Marvin Gaye's What's Going On - which was released in May 1971 - Smokey Robinson explores the social and political impact of this classic album and explains why Marvin's masterpiece still has resonance today.

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Episodes

gaye: What's Going On - Music that Defined a Decade

May 21, 2011 23:21

Description:

Smokey Robinson explores the social and political impact of Marvin Gaye's classic album - What's Going On - and explains why Marvin's masterpiece still has resonance today.

gaye: Welcome

May 20, 2011 0:08

Description:

Welcome to this new BBC podcast. If you subscribe to the podcast feed, you should receive the first episode of this series automatically within the next seven days. To find other podcasts from the BBC, visit www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts.