Audiophile: Listen Smarter

3 Motown greats who recorded German versions of their hits

Arika Okrent
September 2, 2014
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Listen to the German tracks in full:

1. MARVIN GAYE, "WIE SCHÖN DAS IST" ("HOW SWEET IT IS")

2. THE TEMPTATIONS, "MEIN GIRL" ("MY GIRL")

3. THE SUPREMES, "WO IST UNSERE LIEBE?" ("WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO?")

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