Today in Music History: Marvin Gaye

On this date twenty-seven years ago, Marvin Gaye is shot and killed by his father after attempting to intervene in an argument between his parents.  It is a day before Marvin's forty-fifth birthday,  Here is the best cut on his landmark '71 What's Going On album:

 

 

 

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