The Secret Power of the Melody: “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” — The Essential Secrets of Songwriting

September 10, 2021

The 1960s hit song “I Heard It Through the Grapevine“, written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong, was a Motown hit for several groups. Gladys Knight & the Pips released it in 1967, and it went to number 1 on the R&B Singles chart. You’re probably more familiar with the Marvin Gaye version, released in…

The Secret Power of the Melody: “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” — The Essential Secrets of Songwriting