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40TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARVIN GAYE’S “WHAT’S GOING ON” CELEBRATED WITH SUPER DELUXE EDITION

Forty years ago, released an album unique to its vast, already classic catalog: a suite of protest songs, with an undeniable groove, about the planet’s and the pain of war. With What’s Going On, forever changed the sound and subject matter of popular music, influencing and inspiring every generation since. To honor this anniversary, Motown is releasing a Super Deluxe Edition of this landmark album. This special box will include 2CDs + 1 Vinyl LP + Rare Photos + Gatefold Booklet with Lyrics and New Essays.

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40TH ANNIVERSARY SUPER DELUXE CONTENT:
“¢ A remastered version of the album plus 28 bonus tracks – 16 unreleased
“¢ Original mono versions of the LP’s hit singles
“¢ A previously unreleased original ‘Quality Control test mix’ of “What’s Going On,” mixed before Marvin had added strings, horns and additional vocals
“¢ Several pre-album outtakes, recorded while Marvin was “on strike,” waiting for his single to be released, including “Head Title,” now in unedited form for the first time
“¢ Several post-album instrumental jams with local musicians who included Ray Parker Jr. – a series of recordings made in Detroit before Marvin followed Motown to Los Angeles
“¢ The original single version of a sequel to the album, “You’re The Man,” as well as two alternate versions
“¢ The album’s rare, original “Detroit Mix,” previously issued on CD for the , now on vinyl for the first time

 

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