Tracklist

7" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A What's Going On
4.3 3:53
B God Is Love
2:50

Credits

7" Vinyl 1

percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track A)
piano:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track A)
background vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track A)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track A)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track A)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track A)
instruments:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track A)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track A)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track A)
mixer:
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (track A)
producer:
Marvin Gaye (track A)
writer:
Renaldo Benson (track A)
Al Cleveland (track A)
Anna Gordy Gaye (track B)
Marvin Gaye (tracks A–B)
James Nyx (track B)
Elgie Stover (track B)
publisher:
FCG Music (track A)
MG III Music (track A)
NMG Music (track A)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track A)
has remixes:
remasters:
God Is Love (2003 remaster) by Marvin Gaye (track B)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 4) (track A)
later translated versions:
What’s Going On (Japanese version) (track A)
recording of:
God Is Love (sometimes also titled "God Is My Friend") (track B)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track A)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/170699 [info]