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MARVIN GAYE

SECONDS OUT!

Poor old ED SHEERAN! The Halifax born droner seems to spend more time in court than in the studio or on stage these days. You may have read that just yesterday, Ed appeared in...

JAN GAYE DIES…

Several US news sources are reporting the recent death of Marvin Gaye’s second wife, JAN GAYE. Few details are available save that Ms Gaye was 66 and died at her home in Rhode Island....

SEE YOU IN COURT…

Looks like genial UK pop star ED SHEERAN will be back in the US copyright courts. Just 6 months after Sheeran was  cleared of copying with his song ‘Shape Of You’ at a trial...

MARVIN MIXES….

It probably hasn’t escaped your notice but 2021 has been the 50th anniversary of the release of MARVIN GAYE’S iconic album, ‘What’s Going On’ – often cited as the most complete soul album of all...

MARVIN GAYE; A Stubborn Kind Of Fellow (Jasmine Records)

Few soul icons have had their back catalogues reissued and re-annotated as much as MARVIN GAYE has. Oddly, given his status, Gaye’s early work (and I mean really early… pre ‘Stubborn Kind Of Fellow’)...
MARVIN GAYE: The Greatest Love Songs Of Marvin Gaye

MARVIN GAYE: The Greatest Love Songs Of Marvin Gaye (Label: UMTV)

There can’t be many households that don’t own at least one Marvin Gaye compilation, but in case yours doesn’t (or if you need another), here’s a great new collection released to tie in (I...
MARVIN GAYE: 'Here, My Dear' EXPANDED EDITION

MARVIN GAYE: ‘Here, My Dear’ EXPANDED EDITION (Label: Hip-O Select)

Out of the ugliness of Marvin Gaye’s acrimonious divorce from Anna Gordy in 1977 something beautiful emerged: ‘Here, My Dear,’ a warts ‘n’ all autobiographical album that graphically chronicled his failed marriage to Berry...