Wikipedia : This day ( April 1, 1984), in Los Angeles, California, died Marvin Pentz Gay a.k.a. Marvin Gaye , an American singer and songwriter.
Fan Page & Marvin Gaye resources : His biggest duet hits, however, were with Tammi Terrell. Together they performed 1967’s “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” and “Your Precious Love” followed by 1968’s “Ain’t Nothing like the Real Thing” and “You’re All I Need to Get By”. Tragically, Terrell collapsed onstage while performing with Gaye. It was later discovered that she was suffering from a brain tumor
@soulwalking : The influence of the church in his early years played a formative role in his musical career, particularly from the 70’s onwards, when his songwriting shifted back and forth between mainstream and religious topics.
@last.fm : Gaye began his career in Motown in 1958, and soon became Motown’s top solo male artist. He scored numerous hits during the 1960s, among them “Ain’t That Peculiar”, “Stubborn Kind Of Fellow”, and “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)”, as well as several hit duets with Tammi Terrell.
Video : Take This Heart Of Mine . What’S Going On? . How Sweet It Is (1974) . Distant Lover . Heavy Love Affair . I Heard It Through The Grapevine . Can I Get A Witness . Let’S Get It On . Motown On Showtime (6/6) .