Pinterest • The world’s catalog of images

“GET IT ON, BABY: Marvin Gaye directing his musicians at Motown’s Los Angeles studios while recording Let’s Get It On, c. 1973. Photo © Jim Britt ”

7
2
from Essence.com

Flashback Fridays: Happy Birthday, Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye Hall of Fame Songwriter was an American soul singer, songwriter, and musician. Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown in the 1960s, first as an in-house session player and later as a solo artist with a string of hits.

53
5

Young Micheal Jackson getting some lecture from Marvin Gaye

489
96
1

Marvin Gaye - One of the most gifted, visionary, and enduring talents ever launched into orbit by the Motown hit machine, Marvin Gaye blazed the trail for the continued evolution of popular black music. Moving from lean, powerful R & B, to stylish, sophisticated soul, to finally arrive at an intensely political and personal form of artistic self-expression, his work not only redefined soul music as a creative force but also expanded its impact as an agent for social change.

1.6k
211
2

Marvin Gaye Poster by armaan.deviantart.com on @deviantART

441
83
2

Marvin Gaye - Inner City Blues is one of the greatest songs of all time.

219
37

Marvin Gaye was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Gaye helped to…

5
2

Marvin Gaye was born 75 years ago today in Washington, D.C. I can hardly believe that he was stolen from us 30 years ago. He is shown here, looking as smooth as ever in 1966. Photo: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images.

11
4

Marvin Gaye was one of the top artists of the twentieth century and highly influential in the music industry. After years of battling substance abuse, Gaye moved in with is parents to work on some personal and business issues. During a severe altercation, Marvin Gaye was killed by his father on April 1, 1984.

457
94
4
from allposters.com

Marvin Gaye - 1974

Marvin Gaye - 1974 Photographic Print

93
15