Wendy Gaye Wiki, Biography
On January 17, Marvin Gaye III’s wife, Wendy Gaye, filed for domestic violence restraining order after Marvin was arrested for threatening her with a weapon.
According to reports, Marvin and Wendy’s marriage had been going through some problems, and now things have taken a turn for the worse after Marvin’s arrest. Marvin’s cousin was also one of the victims in the reported incident. Wendy Gaye gained recognition after her marriage to Marvin Gaye III. Information about her current profession and her personal life is unknown.
Marvin III surrendered at the Sheriff’s station on January 14
Marvin III was reportedly arrested on January 13 after threatening Wendy and her cousin with a gun. TMZ reported that Wendy and Marvin were arguing, prompting the latter to pull the gun on him.
The policemen ran to his house thinking that he was inside and told him to come out. Neighbors then informed the police that he had already left in his car after the argument.
Marvin III surrendered at the sheriff’s station on January 14 and was charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and felony assault with a weapon. He has since been released on $50,000 bond and a protective order has been issued asking her to stay away from his home and his family.
The policemen met with the relatives of Marvin III and a report of assault was registered. Although no one was reportedly hurt in the argument inside Marvin III’s home, paramedics and police officers were seen helping Wendy.
Marvin Gaye III has been out of the spotlight for many years
Born on November 17, 1965, Marvin Gaye III’s mother was Denise Gordy and she was just 16 years old when Marvin was born. The late singer-songwriter Marvin Gaye, along with his then-wife Anna Gordy, adopted Marvin III. He was a member of a musical duo with Lou Rawls Jr. and is popular for his single Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, released in 2013.
The same year, he began searching for a donor after suffering kidney failure. He revealed his problem to the public and claimed that he had been on dialysis for about three years and that he desperately needed a transplant. When he turned 18, Marvin III became co-executor of his father’s estate. He also has two sons: Marvin IV and Dylan.
His father was a famous face in the music industry and was mainly known for his hit albums and songs. Marvin Gaye was shot to death in April 1984 by his father Marvin Gaye Sr. at his residence and the latter was sentenced to six years and placed on five years’ probation.
Marvin began his career in the music industry with his first album, The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye, which did not do well commercially. He went on to release more albums that received better responses including That Stubborn Kinda Fellow, When I’m Alone I Cry, Hello Broadway, and more.
He also released 83 singles in his entire career and four live albums.