On Air Now
The Smooth Late Show with Martin Collins 10pm - 1am
This image appears in the gallery:
10 fascinating facts about Marvin Gaye
Gaye performed at Motown president Berry Gordy's house, who was impressed by the singer. He soon signed with Motown subsidiary Tamla. At first, he pursued a career as a jazz performer, and had no desire to become an R&B or soul singer.