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Martha and the Muffins – Black Stations/White Stations Lyrics 8 years ago
It was commented at one point that the "She was black, he was white" and "a voice inside my car told me today" were due to one of the band members hearing a radio discussion which claimed Van Morrison's original song was "Brown-Skinned Girl" and he was told to change it because of racial bias in radio.

We still have stations that cater toward Latinos, or that play rap and hip-hop which are usually considered 'black music,' but in the 70s a station geared toward white listeners might refuse to play a song with interracial lyrics; in some places, interracial marriage was still illegal, and interracial relationships stayed scandalous long after they were legalized.

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