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After the dance : my life with Marvin Gaye / Jan Gaye ; with David Ritz.

Gaye, Jan, 1956- (Author). Ritz, David. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library ML420.G4 G42 2017 37684001097526 Leisure Reading Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 006213552X
  • ISBN: 9780062135520
  • Physical Description: viii, 290 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Amistad paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Distant lover -- Sensitive people -- Mushrooms in the desert -- Come get to this -- 8850 Cattaraugus -- In love with the night -- Impatient for your love -- Topanga -- "Jan" -- Mother, mother -- The beast -- The beauty -- Raw soul -- Blessings and burdens -- A deepening maze -- Wanting -- Return to the maze -- Family love -- Faith -- Finally free -- Hawaii is heaven/Hawaii is hell -- Mind games -- Betrayal -- The dance -- War -- Escalation -- The pipe -- Reunited -- The commotion -- "Isn't it funny how things turn around?" -- The beginning of the end -- The end -- The beginning.
Summary, etc.:
In the 1970s, Marvin Gaye was the soulful prince of Motown with the seductive liquid voice; his chart-topping, socially conscious album What's Going On made him a superstar. Primarily silent since Marvin's tragic death in 1984, Jan Gaye gives a cautionary tale about the ecstasy and dangers of loving him-- and a memoir of drugs, sex, and old school R & B. She reveals what it's like to be in love with a creative genius who transformed popular culture and whose artistry continues to be celebrated today.
Subject: Gaye, Jan, 1956-
Gaye, Marvin.
Gaye, Marvin > Family.
Musicians' spouses > United States > Biography.
Singers > United States > Biography.
Soul musicians > United States > Biography.
African American singers > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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