A song that never gets old, and one that will always stay relevant, Marvin Gaye‘s Inner City Blues was, is, and will continue to be a vivid portrayal of living in America while dealing with poverty.
It can be up for discussion rather or not you enjoy a video of an old classic song being made using contemporary methods. We have lived so long without the idea of a video for Inner City Blues, and the message that Marvin sends us is one that requires the listening audience to paint their own picture. On the flip side, the technology is there, and if the video is tastefully done while enhancing the song and teaching new music lovers about the power of Marvin Gaye, then that is great as well.
Regardless of how you feel, this video for Marvin Gaye’s classic is worth watching. Would you like to see more videos such as this remade using modern technology? Or would you rather not? You can voice your opinions in the comments.