View Poll Results: The Best Version of I Heard it Through the Grapevine is by?

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  • Creedence Clearwater Revival

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  • Marvin Gaye

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  • Gladys Knight & the Pips

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    Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Since you can't have enough threads with polls or with music:


    Which is the best:

    Creedence Clearwater Revival:
    Heard It Through The Grapevine- Creedence Clearwater Revival - YouTube


    Marvin Gaye:
    Marvin Gaye - I Heard It Through The Grapevine - YouTube


    Gladys Knight & The Pips:
    I Heard It Through The Grapevine_Gladys Knight & The Pips - YouTube


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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    None of the above--

    Musical Island Boys--- Musical Island Boys - I heard it on the grapevine - YouTube



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    CCR - no question about it.



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    MG for me.



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Have to go with the first version of the song I heard:




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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    I got so burned out on the Marvin Gaye version when it was out and dominated the charts for all those weeks. I much prefer the Gladys Knight/Pips version. I believe it was the original anyway. Kind of "sassy".


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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Gotta be Marvin



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Michael McDonald, no ifs, ands, or buts.

    Michael McDonald - I Heard It Through The Grapevine - YouTube



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Creedence. Full solo version.


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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Quote Originally Posted by longtimeclone View Post
    Have to go with the first version of the song I heard:


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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    CCR... Also VCR. I miss my VCR


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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    CCR on Grapevine but Tina has them on "Proud Mary." I don't care if they wrote it, Tina wins.



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    CCR on Grapevine but Tina has them on "Proud Mary." I don't care if they wrote it, Tina wins.
    That's as wrong as wrong can be.



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Creedence. Full solo version.
    Yep. That solo is awesome...and like 3 minutes long!



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    Re: Best version of: I Heard it Through the Grapevine

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Creedence. Full solo version.
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