Marvin Gaye

After wrapping up their tour in June, Paul Jefferies — aka Nineteen85 — and Daniel Daley are back with a heavenly remix of Frank Ocean's "Godspeed." The remix premiered via OVO Sound Radio over the weekend.

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Here’s a 30 For 30 pitch: What if I told you one of the greatest R&B singers of all time sought to build his legacy on the gridiron? That sounds fictitious and like a setup for a sitcom. But it happened. Marvin Gaye was the R&B singer, and the uniform he tried to wear on that gridiron belonged to […]

After initially being held out of the “Blurred Lines” lawsuit against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke, the Gaye Family reportedly asked for T.I. to be held accountable too, since T.I.’s guest verse makes him one of the song’s writers. The jury ruled to award the Gaye Family $7.4 million in damages and has also asked […]

  Pharrell is finally speaking out since a court ruled in favor of the Marvin Gaye estate in the copyright infringement case of “Blurred Lines”. The chart-topping collaborative effort with Robin Thicke cost the duo a reported $7.3 million dollars! The record was ruled to have too many similarities with Marvin Gaye’s “Gotta Give It […]

Marvin Gaye‘s family was just awarded $7.3 million in the “Blurred Lines” lawsuit against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams. With all of the talks with who is right or wrong in the case, the Gaye family – Nona, Frankie, and Marvin Gaye III – penned a letter to give their side of the story, and share […]

Pharrell might have found himself in more trouble with Marvin Gaye‘s family. The super-producer is now being accused of ripping off another one of Marvin Gaye’s songs. This time it’s Pharrell’s “Happy” and Gaye’s “Ain’t That Peculiar?” The Gaye family was just awarded $7.4 million from a lawsuit against Pharrell and Robin Thicke in the […]

Just a day after a California federal jury ruled that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams’ 2013 hit “Blurred Lines” stole too much from Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up,” the duo’s lawyer confirmed to FOX Business Network that they will be appealing the verdict. Thicke and Williams have been ordered to pay Gaye’s estate $7.3 […]

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The biggest hit of Robin Thicke‘s career is going to cost him a couple of million dollars. A California federal jury ruled on Tuesday (March 10) that the 2013 hit stole too much from Marvin Gaye’s 1977 hit “Got to Give It Up.” As a result, Thicke and Pharrell Williams owe the Gaye estate $7.3 […]

From the “if you stay ready, you don’t have to get ready files,” as proceedings continued in the Robin Thicke “Blurred Lines” case, Thicke tickled the ivories for jurors as part of his testimony in court today.  The move came as Thicke’s attorneys sought to prove that Thicke did not steal the melodic elements of […]

Drake is the consummate artist and performer. It would be an understatement to say that everything he touches turns to gold. He’s proven himself time and again that he’s a better artist and actor than most would like to admit. Since the Toronto rapper stepped on the music scene with his debut album, So Far Gone, […]

With THC-friendly rapper Curren$y’s album The Stoned Immaculate hitting streets, the J.E.T.S. general tells TheUrbanDaily.com which  album is responsible for  his high times on stage. TUD: As far as your music and career, what album has been the most inspirational for you? Curren$y: Marvin Gaye, the I Want You album. Because I saw a DVD […]

In April of 2014 it was announced that Grammy nominated artist Eric Benét and R&B singer Calvin Richardson signed with BMG/Primary Wave Artist Services to release their upcoming albums in the US. Calvin Richardson, who broke into the music scene in 1999 with his debut “Country Boy,” has just released his Marvin Gaye inspired first […]