EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #221: “CALIFORNIA SOUL”- MARVIN GAYE AND TAMMI TERRELL

MARVIN GAYE & TAMMI TERRELL: California Soul / The Onion Song 45 ...

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #221: “California Soul”- Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell. May 2, 1970.

  • Single: ” California Soul”- Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell
  • Record Company- Tamla
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson
  • Time: 2:46
  • B-side:” The Onion Song”
  • Grade: B-
  • Peaked at #56 6 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell had 7 Hot 100 duet singles- their biggest hit together was “You’re All I Need To Get By”- #9 in 1968. Both sides of this single made the Hot 100- with “The Onion Song” making it a week earlier. Neither were big hits.