Divided Soul: The Life of Marvin Gaye

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McGraw-Hill, Jan 1, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 367 pages
A biography of the Prince of Soul. David Ritz, a friend of Marvin Gaye, had been working on this biography for several years before the singer's death, and had conducted interviews with him. Drawing from these interviews, this book recounts Gaye's life in his own words and those close to him.

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Inspite of (or is it because of) the drug abuse, daddy issues and sexual issues Marvin Gaye made a name for himself in the music industry. After reading about his life I'm going to have an image of a ... Read full review


In the Beginning
Original Sin
Sexual Confusion

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David Ritz has collaborated with Ray Charles, Marvin Gaye, B. B. King, Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Smokey Robinson, and Don Rickles. He co-wrote the song Sexual Healing with Marvin Gaye. He received the Gleason Music Book Award four times.

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