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Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.,[1] to gbajumo pelu oruko ori-itage re Marvin Gaye, (April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) je akorin omo orile-ede Amerika.[2]

Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye in 1973.jpg
Background information
Birth name Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.[1]
Genres Soul, R&B, doo-wop, jazz, quiet storm, psychedelic soul, pop, funk, rock & roll, smooth soul, disco, dance-pop
Occupations Singer-songwriter, composer, musician, record producer
Instruments Vocals, keyboards, drums, percussion, clavinet, synthesizers, piano
Years active 1958–1984
Labels Motown (Tamla-Motown), Columbia
Associated acts The Moonglows, Martha and the Vandellas, Tammi Terrell, The Originals, Mary Wells, Kim Weston, Diana Ross, Harvey Fuqua, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Berry Gordy


  1. 1.0 1.1 Simmonds, Jeremy (2008). The Encyclopedia of Dead Rock Stars: Heroin, Handguns, and Ham Sandwiches. Chicago Review Press. pp. 190. ISBN 1-556-52754-3. 
  2. Billboard: Marvin Gaye