27 11, 2018

Marvin Gaye and Gregory Hines to Receive Forever Stamps

By |2018-11-27T14:38:36-05:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Entertainment icons Marvin Gaye and Gregory Hines will be tributed on the 42nd stamp in the Black Heritage series. The United States Postal Service has announced that the two legendary African-American entertainers will be receiving the honor of having their likenesses placed onto Forever stamps. Gaye’s stamp, which is designed to look like a classic 45 rpm record sleeve, will be featured in the collection’s [More]

22 03, 2018

Pharrell Williams & Robin Thicke Lose ‘Blurred Lines’ Battle Against Marvin Gaye’s Estate

By |2018-03-22T08:05:24-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

On Wednesday (March 21st), a Los Angeles, CA federal appeals court upheld a $5.3 million copyright infringement verdict against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke over their 2013 hit song, "Blurred Lines." Two of three judges ruled in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that Marvin Gaye’s 1977 hit-single “Got to Give It Up” deserved broad copyright protection, and the March 2015 jury [More]

31 07, 2017

From Marvin Gaye to Muse: A Look at How Contrasting Styles Can Blend into Magical Music

By |2017-07-31T08:38:55-04:00July 31st, 2017|Categories: Features, Lifestyle|Tags: |0 Comments

Today, soul music’s legacy lives on in many forms and its influence can be seen blending with other genres. Rock music, in particular, has felt the influence of soul.

31 03, 2017

Raekwon Enlists Cee-Lo For Tribute To Marvin Gaye On ‘Marvin’

By |2017-03-31T16:20:35-04:00March 31st, 2017|Categories: Music, R&B Music|Tags: , , |0 Comments

With “Marvin,” Raekwon authors his own audio biography of the fellow iconic artist, detailing his upbringing, his artistic legacy, his turbulent personal life and his tragic death (at the hands of his own father).

8 12, 2016

BJ The Chicago Kid – Uncle Marvin ft. Marvin Gaye

By |2016-12-08T12:52:29-05:00December 8th, 2016|Categories: Music, R&B Music|Tags: , |0 Comments

On the heels of his three Grammy nods, BJ The Chicago Kid drops a newbie called "Uncle Marvin" featuring a sample "Cleo's Apartment," a tune by one of BJ's biggest musical inspirations, Marvin Gaye.

11 08, 2016

Heirs Of Songwriter Who Penned Marvin Gaye’s ‘Let’s Get It On’ Suing Ed Sheeran For Copyright Infringement

By |2016-08-11T18:12:01-04:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Featured, News, R&B News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Message for producers: don't make your musical creations sound ANYTHING like ANYTHING Marvin Gaye's, ok? Because somebody may come for you on the legal tip.

19 05, 2016

Universal To Release Commemorative Vinyl Set For 45th Anniversary Of Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’ Album

By |2016-05-19T20:25:41-04:00May 19th, 2016|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

May 21st will mark the 45th anniversary of the release of Marvin Gaye's groundbreaking 1971 album What’s Going On, and to commemorate, Universal Music will release a box set of seven albums called Marvin Gaye Volume 3: 1971-1981.

11 03, 2013

Marvin Gaye’s Ex Wife Slams Stage Play, Talks Lenny Kravitz and Biopic Movie

By |2013-03-11T11:38:07-04:00March 11th, 2013|Categories: Hollywood/TV/Reality TV, News|Tags: |0 Comments

Legendary recording artist Marvin Gaye is going to be recognized by many over the next year. Some familiar with him and others not, Gaye's life story and music will be recounted in at least two forms -- on stage and in theaters. While there is excitement surrounding both forms, especially the biopic that will feature Jesse L. Martin portraying Gaye, the "Sexual Healing" singer's ex-wife is not enthused.

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