When Music Makes History

What's Going On

Special | 1m 25s

In January 1971, Marvin Gaye released the landmark protest anthem What’s Going On. The song reflected a new socially conscious approach to songwriting for the DC native.

Aired: 12/01/20

Rating: NR

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When Music Makes History is a local public television program presented by WETA.