How rich is Marvin Gaye?
Marvin Gaye Net Worth:
Marvin Gaye Net Worth:Marvin Gaye (/ɡeɪ/; born Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr. April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer-songwriter and musician.Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown Records in the 1960s with a string of hits, including "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)" and "I Heard It Through the Grapevine", and duet recordings with Mary Wells, Kim Weston and Tammi Terrell, later earning the titles "Prince of Motown" and "Prince of Soul". During the 1970s, he recorded the concept albums What's Going On and Let's Get It On and became one of the first artists in Motown to break away from the reins of its production company.Gaye's later recordings influenced several R&B subgenres, such as quiet storm and neo-soul. Following a period in Europe as a tax exile in the early 1980s, Gaye released the 1982 Grammy Award-winning hit "Sexual Healing" and the Midnight Love album.He was fatally shot by his father, Marvin Gay, Sr. on April 1, 1984, at their house in the West Adams district of Los Angeles. Since his death, Gaye has been posthumously honored by many institutions, including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, the Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
|Birth date:||April 2, 1939|
|Death date:||April 1, 1984, West Adams, Los Angeles|
|Birth place:||Washington, District of Columbia, USA|
|Profession:||Record producer, Film Score Composer, Singer-songwriter, Keyboard Player, Songwriter, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, Healing|
|Education:||Cardozo Education Campus|
|Spouse:||Jan Gaye, Anna Gordy Gaye, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, Healing|
|Children:||Nona Gaye, Marvin Pentz Gaye, Frankie Gaye, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, Healing|
|Parents:||Alberta Gay, Marvin Gay Sr.|
|Siblings:||Frankie Gaye, Zeola Gaye, Jeanne Gaye, Antwaun Gay, Michael Cooper, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, Healing|
|Awards:||Grammy Hall of Fame, Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best R&B Instrumental Performance, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Album, NAACP Image Award – Hall of Fame Award, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Single, Rhythm and Blues Foundation Pioneer Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Male Artist, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, Healing|
|Music groups:||The Moonglows|
|Movies:||Chrome and Hot Leather, The Ballad of Andy Crocker, The Real Thing: In Performance (1964–1981), T.A.M.I. Show, Marvin Gaye: Live in Belgium 1981, Marvin Gaye: Greatest Hits Live in '76|