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Ready for a brand new beat : how "Dancing in the street" became the anthem for a changing America /

Can a song change a nation? In 1964, Marvin Gaye, record producer William "Mickey" Stevenson, and Motown songwriter Ivy Jo Hunter wrote "Dancing in the Street." The song was recorded at Motown's Hitsville USA Studio by Martha and the Vandellas. Released on July 31, the song was supposed to be an... Full description

Main Author: Kurlansky, Mark.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Riverhead Books, 2013
Contents: Calling out around the world -- Are you ready? -- A brand new beat -- Summer's here -- The time is right for dancing in the street -- It doesn't matter what you wear -- As long as you are there -- Timeline of the Summer of 1964 -- The Discography of the song.
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Neenah Adult Nonfiction 780.973 K965r Available
Oshkosh Adult Nonfiction 323.1196 K96r Available
Ripon Adult Nonfiction 323.1196 Kurlansky Available