Celebrating 50 Years Of Marvin Gaye's 'What's Going On'

Jun 10, 2021

2021 marks the 50th anniversary of Marvin Gaye's 'What's Going On'.
Credit Used with permission from Motown Museum / Photographer: Jim Hendin

Sunday, June 13

This week it's the groovin' sounds of George Benson, India.Arie and G.Q., plus gospel from The Jackson Southernaires. Also, Marvin Gaye's iconic album What's Going On turns 50 years old. Motown Museum's David Ellis shares his thoughts about musicians who recorded on the album, and we'll hear a stellar a capella version of what Gaye called a "divinely guided" song.

And this week's DoubleTake features the 1973 groove "Misdemeanor" by Foster Sylvers, covered by Raymond Luke Jr.

Here's a preview of the interview with David Ellis: