Propulsion to Fame
A Few Awards Won
Grammy Hall of Fame Award- 2004, 2002, 1999
Grammy Best Male Vocal R&B Award- 1983
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Album- 1971
Characteristics of R&B/Soul Music
- Lots of repetition usually
- Wide variety of instruments, usually showcasing brass.
- A definitive rhythm.
- "Let's Get it On"
- "Got to Give It Up"
- "Heard It Through the Grapevine"
- "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
- "Mercy Mercy Me"
- Here, My Dear
- Trouble Man
Artist- Marvin Gaye
S- Sounds- drum set, trumpet, main vocals, electric guitar, back up vocals, strings, piano
H- Harmony- main vocals
M- Melody- drum set, trumpet, electric guitar, back up vocals, strings, piano
R- Rhythm- moderate, in 4
G- Growth- intro, verse 1, chorus, bridge, verse 2, chorus, bridge, interlude, verse 3, chorus, outro
soft, moderate, soft
"The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum." Marvin Gaye Timeline. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Apr. 2015.
"The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame + Museum." Marvin Gaye Biography. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Apr. 2015.