Live at Montreux 1980
This is a fantastic live DVD from Marvin Gaye recorded at the Montreux Casino on July 7 1980, as part of that years 14th Montreux Jazz Festival.Marvin Gaye is an American legend. He was signed to the fledgling Motown label in 1961 by label founder Berry Gordy and later that year he married Gordys sister. He scored a total of 39 US Top 40 singles for the label including such classics as Lets Get It On, Aint That Peculiar, Inner City Blues, Aint No Mountain High Enough, Whats Going On and of course I Heard It Through The Grapevine, all of which are included on this DVD. Marvin Gaye died in 1984, shot by his father following an argument, and was inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall Of Fame in 1987.With a running time of around 100 minutes, this DVD captures Marvin Gaye at the very height of his powers and combines outstanding music with a scintillating live performance.