14 novembre 2008

What's Going On

"Oh my father, father
We don't need to escalate

You see war is not the answer
For only love can conquer hate
You know we've got to find a way
To bring some lovin' here today
Barricades, can't block our way.
Don't punish me with brutality

Talk to me
So you can see..."

À la suite d'une violente dispute, Marvin Gaye est tué par son père, le Révérend Marvin Gaye Sr, de deux coups de revolver, le 1er avril 1984. (Oh Lord!)