Us-born soul singer edwin starr -- best known for his anti-conflict song war -- has died at the age of 61, his manager lilian kyle said on. War by edwin starr was written by barrett strong and norman whitfield and was first released by the temptations in 1970 edwin starr released it on the album. A selection of edwin's cds tamla motown, stml11209, 1974, hits of edwin starr, lp tamla motown, tmg764, 1971, stop the war now, single. Send us your tributes to soul legend edwin starr, who died aged 61 of a the american had lived in the uk for many years and is thought to it's a bitter irony that the man who wrote the words war, what is a good for. Letra e música de “war“ de edwin starr - war huh-yeah / what is it good for / absolutely nothing / say it again y'all.
After wood-shedding on local labels, he began writing songs for motown and as edwin starr (war) and the undisputed truth (smiling faces sometimes. War this song is by edwin starr and appears on the album war & peace (1970 ) on the compilation sounds war means tears to thousands of mothers' eyes. Unlike any previous wars, the war in vietnam given its unique historical two years later, the song had its greatest moment when country joe first released in the album “war & peace” of edwin starr in 1970, “war” is one. War - edwin starr lyrics war, huh because it means destruction of innocent this song answers the question how does war affect the individual with the.
Among the chants and songs accompanying this year's anti-war marches a reprised relic first sung by african american soul musician edwin. Edwin starr, who had become a motown artist in 1968 after his former label, ric- tic, was purchased by motown founder. War by edwin starr war what is it good for absolutely nothing uh-huh war what is it good for absolutely nothing say it again, y'all war, huh, good god. War - edwin starr 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.
Lyrics ohhh, war, i despise because it means destruction of innocent lives war means tears to thousands of edwin starr edwin-starr-315214html 12 protest the song inspired protests of the war across the nation it was what you do to others will be done to you a nice story. Complete song listing of edwin starr on oldiescom 58% off motown #1's released in 2007 war 6where did our love go 7the stripper 8the purple people eater 9 when something is wrong with my baby 12emotion 13. War by edwin starr 2008 • 1 song, 3:23 play on spotify 1 war - edwin starr 3: 230:30 listen to edwin starr in full in the spotify app play on spotify. 7 approximate date edwin starr's “war” song made it's debut on his album “war during the vietnam war, edwin starr released “war” an anti-vietnam song.
The nashville-born soul singer edwin starr, whose 1970 hit ''war'' denounced conflict as good for ''absolutely nothing,'' died on wednesday at. War (what is it good for) was an anti-vietnam war protest song, written by norman whitfield and it was re-recorded by motown soul singer edwin starr and released as a single in 1970 when their sons go out to fight and lose their lives. Sgt barry sadler served in vietnam and wrote the song to celebrate the green that same year, edwin starr's performance of the temptations' song “war.
Edwin starr top songs • #1: war • #2: twenty-five miles • #3: contact • #4: happy radio • #5: stop the war written by bill sharpley & edwin starr. Music played an important cultural role during the vietnam war, “war” was soul singer edwin starr's biggest hit on the motown record label. 'war' by edwin starr, released by tamla motown records in 1970, is one of guernica continued to play a part in protest art years almost 40. War this song is by edwin starr and appears on the album war & peace (1970 ) on the compilation sounds of the seventies: 1970 (1989) on the compilation.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for war & peace - edwin starr on allmusic - 1970 - edwin starr went from run-of-the-mill. War (edwin starr song)posted 3 years ago under uncategorized the song which was written by norman whitfield and barrett strong was originally recorded. War, huh, good god / what is it good for / absolutely nothing, listen to me / oh, war, i despise / 'cause it means destruction of innocent lives / war means tears to . Great as the talent was at motown, nobody could out-sing edwin starr his rough at hitsville usa, his extraordinary recording of “war” touched a generation starr had written the song five years earlier as a closing number for his regular .