Rightly revered for the storming protest classic war, edwin starr didn't really need another hit to achieve legendary status in soul circles, so electrifying was that single performance starr first made his name as agent double-o-soul, and when his contract was transferred to motown, he instantly became one of the. Edwin starr was a motown artist who usually got other artist's leftovers, though in the case of his monster hit war, that wasn't a bad thing starr's other big hit 25 miles is included here and remains one of my favorites by him the song has a great stomping stax like sound that still manages to sound very motown like. Charles edwin hatcher (edwin starr), singer: born nashville, tennessee 21 january 1942 married (one son, one daughter marriage dissolved) died bramcote, nottinghamshire 2 april 2003 edwinn starr's extraordinary outburst at the start of his 1970 hit record war – war, uh, yeah, what is good for. War lyrics: (war, what is it good for) absolutely nothing / (war, what is it good for) absolutely nothing / (war, what is it good for) absolutely nothing / war is something that i despise. Edwin starr - pandora.
I don't own anything, no copyright intended (c) all rights reserved to the artist and their production company copyright act 1976, allowance is made for. Edwin starr, soundtrack: adventures in babysitting born charles hatcher in nashville, tennessee, starr formed his first group, the future tones, in 1957, recording one single before his three-year army service in 1965, he was 2017 the activists: war, peace, and politics in the streets (documentary) (performer: war. War edwin starr gordy 7101 edwin starr dwin starr was born charles hatcher in nashville, tennessee, and grew up in cleveland, ohio in 1957, while attending high school, he formed his own group, the future tones, which played on local bills alongside lloyd price, chuck jackson, and billie holiday in 1962, edwin. This song was written by norman whitfield and barrett strong, and first recorded by the temptations but the temptations' label, motown, did not want to release the track as a single because they feared its anti-war stance would anger conservative audiences edwin starr, a young soul singer whose previous label had just.
War by edwin starr - discover this song's samples, covers and remixes on whosampled. Disc: 1 1 war 2 running back and forth 3 adios senorita 4 all around the world 5 i can't escape your memory 6 at last (i found a love) 7 i just wanted to cry 8 raindrops keep fallin' on my head 9 time 10 california soul 11 i can't replace my old love 12 she should have been home. War (what is it good for) was an anti-vietnam war protest song, written by norman whitfield and recorded by whitfield and the temptations in 1969 it was re-recorded by motown soul singer edwin starr and released as a single in 1970 war became one of the most successful protest songs of the 20th century, holding the. War what is it good for you know the answer, at least if you're of a certain age step inside for more about edwin starr's accidental hit.
Listen to edwin starr now listen to edwin starr in full in the spotify app play on spotify © © 2008 motown records, a division of umg recordings, inc ℗ ℗ 2008 motown records, a division of umg recordings, inc legal privacy cookies about ads to play this content, you'll need the spotify app get spotify. Edwin starr, who had become a motown artist in 1968 after his former label, ric- tic, was purchased by motown founder berry gordy, jr, became war's new vocalist considered among motown's second-string acts, starr had only one major hit, 1968's number-six hit twenty-five. War by edwin starr song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position. Soul singer edwin starr, who topped the charts in 1970 with his fiery, iconic, anti- war song war, died of a heart attack yesterday at his home in nottingham, england he was sixty-one starr was born charles hatcher on january 21, 1942 in nashville, and he started his first band, the future tones, as a.
Stream (free download) edwin starr - war (low steppa edit) by boiling point from desktop or your mobile device. Subtlety is not a requirement of protest songs, and the message of edwin starr's funky 1970 chart topper couldn't be clearer: “war huh good god, y'all what is it good for absolutely nothing” originally recorded by the temptations, “war” was covered by starr and released by motown, and the rest is. Ranked by performance on chart 1 no 1 hit 2 top 10 hits 14 songs war edwin starr peaked at #1 on 8291970 1 of 14 twenty-five miles edwin starr peaked at #6 on 4261969 2 of 14 agent double-o-soul edwin starr peaked at #21 on 1021965 3 of 14 stop the war now edwin starr peaked at #26 on 123.
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War lyrics: war, huh, yeah what is it good for absolutely nothing uh-huh war, huh, yeah what is it good for absolutely nothing say it again, y'all war, huh, good god what is it good for absolutely nothing listen to me. 'war huh yeah what is it good for absolutely nothin'' war – edwin starr gordy 7101 (usa) / tamla motown tmg 754 (uk) recorded at hitsville usa, detroit released 9 june 1970 writers music – norman whitfield lyrics – barrett strong producer norman whitfield usa #1 29/8/70 3 weeks uk #3. Download now on beatport. Watch war - edwin starr - youtube by neo1eht on dailymotion here.