Marvin Gaye Wiki, Biography
Marvin Gaye’s son, Marvin Gaye III, was reportedly arrested on January 13 after threatening his wife Wendy and her cousin. According to TMZ, he was arguing with the two about a previous assault when things escalated, leading him to pull the gun on him.
When the officers arrived at the residence, they initially thought he was in the house and asked him to come out. It was then that the neighbors informed them that shortly after the argument, Marvin Gaye III went on the run in his car.
According to TMZ, officials also later recovered two firearms from his residence.
Marvin finally surrendered at the sheriff’s station and was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and felony assault with a deadly weapon. He has already been released on $50,000 bail and ordered to stay away from his family members.
TMZ also reported that sources close to the parties involved said Marvin physically assaulted both his wife and his cousin during their argument.
Marvin Gaye was the father of three children.
As a singer-songwriter, Marvin Gaye was popular for his successful studio albums. He was the father of three children: Nona Gaye, Frankie Gaye, and Marvin Gaye III. While two of them are his biological children, it has been debated whether the third is his or adopted.
Marvin Gaye iii
Born on November 17, 1965, to Denise Gordy, Marvin III was adopted by Marvin and his then-wife Anna Gordy. It was never confirmed that Marvin was the father of Marvin III, but Denise confessed in 1998 that she was the biological mother of Marvin III.
Marvin III is a musician, best known for his song Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, released in 2013. He is also the father of two sons: Marvin IV, born in 1995, and Dylan, born in 2000.
Born on September 4, 1974, Nona Gaye was born to Marvin and Janis Gaye. Nona is a well-known model and former actress. She is popular for playing Zee in the second and third installments of the Matrix: The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions film series.
Nona has also appeared in other movies like Harlem Nights, Ali, Crash, The Polar Express, XXX: State of the Union, The Gospel, and Blood and Bone. She also had a successful singing career and is known for albums of hers like Love for the Future, The Things That We All Do for Love, I’m Overjoyed, and more.
Not much is known about Frankie Gaye, other than that he wrote a letter to his brothers to clear up doubts about the lawsuits against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams’ Blurred Lines single. The lawsuit claimed that Robin and Pharrell’s single was a copy of Marvin’s Got to Give It Up.
Marvin Gaye was popular for his albums and singles.
Gaye began his career in the music industry with his first album, The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye. Released in 1961, the album was not a commercial success despite high expectations.
He went on to release more albums like That Stubborn Kinda Fellow, When I’m Alone I Cry, Hello Broadway, How Sweet Is to Be Loved by You, In the Groove, What’s Going On and more. He released 83 singles throughout his career.
Marvin was shot and killed by his father Marvin Gay Sr. on April 1, 1984. Gaye was 44 years old at the time of his death.