Remembering Marvin Gaye, 25 Years After Death Today marks the 20th anniversary of the death of music legend Marvin Gaye, who was killed by his father in 1984. NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with David Ritz, an old friend of Gaye's, about the musician's life, tragic death and long-lasting legacy.
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Remembering Marvin Gaye, 25 Years After Death

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Remembering Marvin Gaye, 25 Years After Death

Remembering Marvin Gaye, 25 Years After Death

Remembering Marvin Gaye, 25 Years After Death

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the death of music legend Marvin Gaye, who was killed by his father in 1984. NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with David Ritz, an old friend of Gaye's, about the musician's life, tragic death and long-lasting legacy.