Marvin Gaye



Marvin Gaye

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1959 to 1984
Born
April 2, 1939 in Washington, D.C.
Died
April 1, 1984
Location
Washington, DC, United States
Biography
Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. was a singer, songwriter and musician born on April 2, 1939 in Washington, DC. He died in 1984 in Los Angeles when his father fatally hot him at their home. Gaye is known for having helped form and spread the Motown sound of the 1960s. He was a session musician who later became a solo artist with hits such as “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)” and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine.” Over his career, Gaye released 25 studio albums plus live recordings and compilation albums. These include three albums released after his death.

Top Songs by Marvin Gaye


Marvin Gaye Live

Ain't No Mountain High Enough

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Got to Give It Up, Part 1

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Marvin Gaye Live

Sexual Healing

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The Very Best of Marvin Gaye

You're All I Need to Get By

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Sanctified Lady

Just Like

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Collected

Collected

Marvin Gaye March 27, 2014

23 Tracks

Live in Concert

Live in Concert

Marvin Gaye June 25, 2013

11 Tracks

In Concert

In Concert

Marvin Gaye June 25, 2013

11 Tracks

Diana's Duets

Diana's Duets

Michael Jackson March 12, 2013

10 Tracks

M.P.G.

M.P.G.

Marvin Gaye February 5, 2013

12 Tracks

Trouble Man: 40th Anniversary Expanded Edition

Trouble Man: 40th Anniversary Expanded Edition

Marvin Gaye November 19, 2012

22 Tracks

The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye

The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye January 2, 2012

11 Tracks

Watch the Throne

Watch the Throne

J. Cole August 12, 2011

12 Tracks

Love Songs

Love Songs

Marvin Gaye January 4, 2011

13 Tracks

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