Flashback Track: Martha & The Vandellas’ Dancing in the Street

As spring begins to show its face in London, gracing the perpetually grey city with glimpses of sun and warmth, there is no better kind of music to soundtrack the changing of the seasons as the upbeat mo-town Dancing in the Street. Of course, Martha and the Vandellas have a slew of exceptional hits — “(Love Is Like a) Heat Wave”, “Nowhere to Run”, “Jimmy Mack” amongst others, but the unifying message in Dancing in the Street makes it an exceptional spring time song (when love is as rife in the air as pollen).

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