Marvin Gaye (April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) is ranked as Tamla Records
top-selling solo artist during the sixties. In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine
ranked Gaye at number 6 on its list of The Greatest Singers of All Time,
and ranked at number 18 on 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. In 1987,
he was posthumously inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.