Marvin Gaye was an American music artist and singer-songwriter who won acclaim for a series of recordings with Motown Records.Gaye's personal life, mainly documented in the biography, Divided Soul: The Life of Marvin Gaye, included religious faith, child abuse by his father, personal relationships with his two wives, friends and girlfriends, and bouts with depression and drug abuse
Early life. Gaye was born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. on April 2, 1939, at Freedman's Hospital in Washington, D.C., to church minister Marvin Gay Sr., and domestic worker Alberta Gay (née Cooper). His first home was in a public housing project, the Fairfax Apartments (now demolished) at 1617 1st Street SW in the Southwest Waterfront neighborhood. Although one of the city's oldest neighborhoods, with.
"What's Going On" is a song by American recording artist Marvin Gaye, released in 1971 on the Motown subsidiary Tamla. Originally inspired by a police brutality incident witnessed by Renaldo "Obie" Benson, the song was composed by Benson, Al Cleveland, and Gaye and produced by Gaye himself.The song marked Gaye's departure from the Motown Sound towards more personal material.
He was born to Marvin Gay, Sr. and Alberta. His father worked as a church minister while his mother was a domestic worker. He had five siblings including his.
American music artist Marvin Gaye released 25 studio albums, four live albums, one soundtrack album, 24 compilation albums, and 83 singles.In 1961 Gaye signed a recording contract with Tamla Records, owned by Motown.The first release under the label was The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye.Gaye's first album to chart was a duet album with Mary Wells titled Together, peaking at number forty-two on.
Knight was born in Atlanta, Georgia, the daughter of Sarah Elizabeth (née Woods) and Merald Woodlow Knight, Sr., a postal worker.
(recorded later by Marvin Gaye), "Friendship Train" (1969.
He returned home, deep in the throes of cocaine addiction, and wound up getting into a series of fights with his father. On April 1, 1984, Marvin Gay, Sr. shot and.
Marvin Gaye was an American musician who gained worldwide fame for his work with Motown Records.He was fatally shot by his father, Marvin Gay Sr., on April 1, 1984, at their house in the West Adams district of Los Angeles, California. Gaye was shot twice following an altercation with his father after he intervened in an argument between his parents.
Alberta Cooper Gay (January 1, 1913 – May 9, 1987) was an American domestic worker, schoolteacher and the mother of American recording artists Marvin Gaye and Frankie Gaye.Born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, she married Gaye's estranged father, minister Marvin Gay, Sr., after relocating to Washington, D.C., in her early twenties.She was the only other person present at the murder of her son.
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Janis Hunter met Marvin Gaye when she was 17. Her mother, Barbara, was friends with Ed Townsend, Gaye's producer, and he brought her to.
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a brain tumor. Marvin Gaye Sr.'s attorney talks about his brain tumor.
in Los Angeles. For more on Marvin Gaye, visit his Wikipedia page.
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Son of Bridgett and Willie Gay Sr.
Given the nickname “Chip” by his mother who claims he is as sweet as a chocolate chip.
Majored in psychology.
Marvin Pentz Gay Sr. (October 1, 1914 – October 10, 1998) was an American Pentecostal minister. He was the father of American recording artists Marvin Gaye and Frankie Gaye and gained notoriety after shooting and killing Marvin on April 1, 1984, following an argument at their home.
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Note: Moments later, Gaye was fatally shot by his father, Marvin Gay, Sr .
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Who was Marvin Gay, Sr? Marvin Gaye and his parents. Picture: Getty. Marvin Gaye's father was an American Pentecostal.
But Marvin Gaye (the singer) apparently wanted to die, though; he was chronically depressed for most of his lifetime. –b. Touch 19:55, 9 Mar 2005 (UTC) Crossdressing. Maybe it's just be but the article doesn't seem to make it clear who was the closet crossdresser – Marvin Jr or Sr? –TheCooperman 19:44, 24 May 2006 (UTC)