50th Anniversary 2LP Edition Of Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Going On” Set For Release

The 50th anniversary of Marvin Gaye’s classic album “What’s Going On” is being celebrated with a special two-LP release. “What's Going On: 50th Anniversary 2LP Edition” is set to drop December 3rd, featuring direct-to-analog mastering from the original primary album tape reels by acclaimed engineer Kevin Gray. 

In addition to the original album the set will include a bonus LP with four rare cuts making their vinyl debut, including a previously unreleased "stripped" version of the title song, plus all six original mono single mixes and their B-sides. Check out the track list below

LP 1: Original LP


  1. “What's Going On”
  2. “What's Happening Brother”
  3. “Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky)”
  4. “Save The Children”
  5. “God Is Love”
  6. “Mercy Mercy Me” 


  1. “Right On”
  2. “Wholy Holy”
  3. “Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)”

LP 2: Bonus Tracks


  1. “What's Going On” stripped version
  2. “What's Going On” mix 1/no strings or horns
  3. “What's Going On” rhythm & strings instrumental mix
  4. Symphony demo version 

SIDE 4 - Original Mono Single Mixes

  1. “What's Going On”
  2. “God Is Love”
  3. “Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)”
  4. “Sad Tomorrows”
  5. “Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)”
  6. “Wholy Holy” 

Source: Yahoo Finance 

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