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Marvin Gaye

 
Marvin Gaye Headshot
Date of Birth: April 02, 1939
Date of Death: April 01, 1984 (44)

Birth Place: Washington, DC, USA
 

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Carl Spencer

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03/23/2018
Carl Spencer Photo

Carl Spencer

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03/23/2018
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Sifiso Mazibuko

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03/30/2017
 
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Marvin Gaye News

Feature: Soul Full Explodes with Powerhouse Vocalists Singing Soul, Funk and R&B Musi Photo Feature: Soul Full Explodes with Powerhouse Vocalists Singing Soul, Funk and R&B Music
by Debbie Hall - Aug 6, 2022

Soul, funk, and R&B music resonates throughout the years. Powerhouse vocalists Elisa Fiorillo and D Train perform the greatest classic songs in Soul Full at The Industrial Event Space Aug. 14 and Aug. 21.

Alain Zane Share New Single 'Kite' Photo Alain Zane Share New Single 'Kite'
by Michael Major - Aug 5, 2022

Alain Zane, the Los Angeles duo consisting of singer, multi-instrumentalist Cat Colbert and producer/ multi-instrumentalist Ethan Browne, shared the new single “Kite” from their debut album Right Before Your Eyes. Reimagined by Browne, Right Before Your Eyes is sleek and groove-driven, mixing the R&B and funk of Roy Ayers and Grover Washington.

48th Annual HARLEM WEEK Returns This Month to Celebrate Arts, Culture, Resilience of  Photo 48th Annual HARLEM WEEK Returns This Month to Celebrate Arts, Culture, Resilience of the Harlem Community
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2022

The 48th annual HARLEM WEEK returns August 12-21 for a 10-day live and virtual experience celebrating the people, arts, culture, entertainment, and history that Harlem is known for throughout the world.

Hezron Clarke to Release New Album 'M.O.A.M (Man on a Mission)' Photo Hezron Clarke to Release New Album 'M.O.A.M (Man on a Mission)'
by Michael Major - Aug 2, 2022

Recorded in Reggae’s birthplace, Kingston Jamaica, M.O.A.M. features some of Jamaica’s greatest musicians including Dean Fraser (saxophone), Kirk “Kirkle Dove” Bennett (drums), Donald “Danny Bassie” Dennis (bass), Mitchum Khan (guitar), Carol “Bowie” McLaughlin (keyboards) and Robbie Lyn (keyboards).

The Town Hall to Present CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF SAM COOKE AND MARVIN GAYE in Septem Photo The Town Hall to Present CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF SAM COOKE AND MARVIN GAYE in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

The Town Hall presents Celebrating the Music of Sam Cooke and Marvin Gaye on September 2 at 8pm. This evening of song features Carla Cooke, Sam’s daughter; Garfield Fleming, who toured with the Delfonics and William Hart for more than 25 years; and Brian Owens, who’s rendition of Sam Cooke’s A Change is Gonna Come has 81 million views on YouTube.

Full Cast & Creative Team Announced for World Premiere of Marcus Gardley's Modern Ver Photo Full Cast & Creative Team Announced for World Premiere of Marcus Gardley's Modern Verse Translation of KING LEAR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022

California Shakespeare Theater has announced the full cast and creative team for LEAR, the world premiere modern verse translation of Williams Shakespeare’s King Lear by playwright and Oakland-native Marcus Gardley.

The Palace Theatre to Launch New Diversity Series This Fall With SOULTOWN TO MOTOWN Photo The Palace Theatre to Launch New Diversity Series This Fall With SOULTOWN TO MOTOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

On Thursday, September 22, The Palace Theatre in Stamford will kick off its new diversity series with 'Soultown to Motown' from the Sensational Soul Cruisers. The Palace Diversity Series, sponsored by Shipman & Goodwin, will feature three shows this fall.

Presenting the West Coast Premiere of Roy Harris Bicentennial Symphony At The Walt Di Photo Presenting the West Coast Premiere of Roy Harris Bicentennial Symphony At The Walt Disney Concert Hall
by Grace Cutler - Jul 16, 2022

The MusicUNTOLD Orchestra and Los Angeles Master Chorale present the West Coast premiere of American composer Roy Harris’ Bicentennial Symphony.

Kelli O'Hara, Jessica Vosk, and More Announced for 92NY 2022/23 Tisch Music Season Photo Kelli O'Hara, Jessica Vosk, and More Announced for 92NY 2022/23 Tisch Music Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 15, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY) has announced its 2022/23 Tisch Music Season, one of 92NY's largest and most diverse seasons to date.

Centenary Stage Company Welcomes : Featuring The Sensational Soul Cruisers Photo Centenary Stage Company Welcomes : Featuring The Sensational Soul Cruisers
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Destination Motown: featuring the Sensational Soul Cruisers will perform in Centenary Stage Company's Sitnik Theatre on Saturday, July 23 at 8:00 pm as part of CSC's 2022 Summerfest. This performance will take place in the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University.

Marvin Gaye Videos

VIDEO: Alliance Theatre Holds Virtual Performance for Martin Luther King Day 2022 VideoVIDEO: Alliance Theatre Holds Virtual Performance for Martin Luther King Day 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2022

The Alliance Theatre performed Power in the Pulse: Can You Feel It? A Virtual Performance for King Day 2022. The performance was created in collaboration with Pearl Cleage, Distinguished Artist in Residence, and was directed by Patrick McColery.

VIDEO: Watch 'Name On The Wall' From The 2021 Palefsky Collision Project VideoVIDEO: Watch 'Name On The Wall' From The 2021 Palefsky Collision Project
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2021

Directed by Patrick McColery in collaboration with Pearl Cleage, Playwright, the 20th Anniversary Palefsky Collision Project explored Marvin Gaye's legendary album, What's Going On. Public performances of the ensemble's original piece, WHAT MAKES YOU THINK I'M ALONE? A MEDITATION ON MARVIN 2021, occurred on Friday, July 30, 2021 and Saturday, July 31, 2021 on the Alliance Theatre's Coca-Cola Stage.

BWW Exclusive: COME FROM AWAY's J. Breckenridge Previews Track from New Album- MONOTO VideoBWW Exclusive: COME FROM AWAY's J. Breckenridge Previews Track from New Album- MONOTONY
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 27, 2021

Tomorrow, May 28, RED CARD RECORDS releases a new album, Monotony, from J. BRECKENRIDGE, the singer/songwriter and recording artist persona of noted stage and screen performer Josh Breckenridge.

Celebrating Black History Month: MOTOWN Raises the Volume on Broadway VideoCelebrating Black History Month: MOTOWN Raises the Volume on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 24, 2021

Watch below as the original company performs 'Stop! In the Name of Love,' 'I Want You Back,' 'Can I Close the Door,' 'Do You Love Me,' 'Get Ready' and 'Dancing In the Street' and click here for even more performances from Broadway in Bryant Park.

VIDEO: Watch MOOD MIX With Cedric the Entertainer on THE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Watch MOOD MIX With Cedric the Entertainer on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 24, 2020

From a song by his favorite artist, Marvin Gaye, to a theme song for his character in 'The Neighborhood,' to a song that best describes 2020, this is Cedric The Entertainer's Mood Mix.

VIDEO: Tayla Parx Unveils Music Video for 'Residue' VideoVIDEO: Tayla Parx Unveils Music Video for 'Residue'
by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2020

Multiple GRAMMY® Award-nominated recording artist Tayla Parx has released the official music video for new single 'Residue.'

Broadway Rewind: MOTOWN Raises the Volume at Bryant Park in 2013 VideoBroadway Rewind: MOTOWN Raises the Volume at Bryant Park in 2013
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 6, 2020

Today we flashback to 2013, when Motown first performed on the Bryant Park stage. Motown opened on April 14, 2013 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, where it played for 738 performances, and returned to Broadway in 2016. Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright and choreographed by Patricia Wilcox and Warren Adams, it starred Brandon Victor Dixon, Valisia Lekae, Bryan Terrell Clark, Charl Brown, and more.

VIDEO: Raquel Lily Shares New Visual 'I'm Leaving' VideoVIDEO: Raquel Lily Shares New Visual 'I'm Leaving'
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2020

Born in the Philippines, raised in New York and currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia, Raquel Lily is an independent singer, songwriter, producer, guitarist and online personality. She streams music performance and a variety of content, including live vlogging (IRL Streaming), Just Chatting, Social Eating, gaming and cooking on Twitch. Graduating from UC Davis with a degree in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, Raquel left the medical field and dove head first into her creative pursuit in music and began online streaming in 2017.

José James Announces 'No Beginning No End 2' LP VideoJosé James Announces 'No Beginning No End 2' LP
by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 22, 2019

Back with his beguiling mix of jazz, R&B, pop and soul, singer-songwriter and producer José James today announces a brand new future soul album, No Beginning No End 2. Coming out March 6 on his own label Rainbow Blonde Records, he's just shared smooth first single “I Need Your Love,” featuring GRAMMY nominees Ledisi & Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah. Also featuring Laura Mvula, Aloe Blacc, Lizz Wright, Erik Truffaz, Hindi Zahra, Taali and more, this new album is a sequel to James' revered No Beginning No End. He'll be celebrating the release with a freshly announced international tour, including stops in Los Angeles, New York, Washington, DC and his hometown of Minneapolis, MN.

VIDEO: Mark G. Meadows Sings 'Someday At Christmas' from A MOTOWN CHRISTMAS at Signat VideoVIDEO: Mark G. Meadows Sings 'Someday At Christmas' from A MOTOWN CHRISTMAS at Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 22, 2019

A MOTOWN CHRISTMAS plays Signature Theatre from December 3 a?" 21, 2019. Get a first listen to Mark G. Meadows singing Stevie Wonder's 'Someday at Christmas'!


Marvin Gaye Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Marvin Gaye written?
Marvin Gaye has written 1 shows including Motown the Musical (Composer).