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10 Hip-Hop and R&B Books You Should Read This Summer

If only Sir Mix-a-Lot rapped, "I like big books and I cannot lie," perhaps there would be a literacy craze that rivals his ode to booty. Summertime may have more people hitting the beach and exploring adventurous activities, but bringing a good book along for the ride makes the experience that much more eye-opening.

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Happy Birthday Marvin Gaye

I was playing Putt Putt golf with one of my co-workers, and we turned and looked at each other in disbelief!

I asked my co-worker, “did he just say that Marvin Gaye has died at the age of 44”, he looked at me and said, “I think so”!

Immediately after we finished our game we stopped at the first phone booth and called the station and it was confirmed Marvin Gaye was shot and killed by his father

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T.I.’s Response to ‘Blurred Lines’ Case: ‘I Will Be Exonerated’ [VIDEO]

The “Blurred Lines” case has been a hot topic ever since the Marvin Gaye family won a $7.3 million judgment against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams. Now T.I. is caught in the legal crosshairs of the Gaye estate for his involvement in the hit song. Tip has recently spoke out about the case and feels he didn’t do anything wrong.

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Pharrell Speaks Out on ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict: ‘It Kills Creativity’

A week after being found guilty in the “Blurred Lines” trial, Pharrell Williams finally speaks out about the jury’s $7.4 million verdict that he, along with Robin Thicke, must pay to the Marvin Gaye estate.

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Marvin Gaye Family Goes After T.I., Record Labels Over ‘Blurred Lines’

After walking away with a legal victory, the Marvin Gaye estate has filed additional motions asking a judge to amend the jury’s verdict to include penalties for all parties involved including T.I. and the record labels connected to the hit song “Blurred Lines.”

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The Court Awards Marvin Gaye’s Family $7.4 Million

I have been in radio for a long time.  I have had to explain so many times why radio stations won’t allow a business to use copyrighted songs in their commercials...

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45 Years Ago: Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell Release ‘Easy’

Rarely has an album title been less appropriate. There was nothing ‘Easy’ about the third, and final, LP of duets between Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell.

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40 Years Ago: Marvin Gaye’s Triumphant Return to the Stage

Forty years ago this month, Marvin Gaye celebrated the end of a long, self-imposed absence from the stage with the chart-topping album 'Marvin Gaye Live!' But getting there was quite a rough road.

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Anna Gaye

Anna Gordy Gaye, Ex-Wife of Marvin Gaye, Dead At 92

Anna Gordy Gaye, the sister of Motown founder Berry Gordy, Jr., and the ex-wife of late crooner Marvin Gaye, has passed away. The 92-year-old songwriter and businesswoman died on Friday (Jan. 31) surrounded by friends and family.

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Marvin Gaye III

Marvin Gaye’s Son Angry Over Robin Thicke’s ‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit

The legal battle between Robin Thicke and the Marvin Gaye estate over this summer's dance hit 'Blurred Lines' is about to get heated. The surviving Gaye family are mad as hell and they are not going to take it anymore.

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