Stubborn Kind Of Fella - Remembering Marvin Gaye

Smokey Robinson pays tribute to his fellow Motown colleague.

Episodes

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01Stubborn Kind Of Fellow *2004031220060124
20080428 (6M)
20090106 (6M)
20070402

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's arrival at Motown in the early 1960s.

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's arrival at Motown in the early 1960s and recalls how he refused to sing pop because he wanted to be the black Sinatra.

Marvin's stubbornness would continue throughout his career with positive and negative effects.

02It Takes Two * *2004031920060131
20070403

Tonight he looks at Marvin's early relationships with women, both on a personal and a professional level.

03Mercy, Mercy Me2004032620060207
20080430 (6M)
20070404
20090120 (R2)

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin's spiritual side, from his strict religious upbringing to his embrace of new age spirituality displayed in the What's Going On album.

Smokey Robinson explores Gaye's spiritual side, including his strict religious upbringing.

04Let's Get It On2004040220060214
20080501 (6M)
20070405
20090127

Exploring Marvin's image as a sex symbol to his female fans, his two troubled marriages and his love life.

Exploring Marvin Gaye's troubled marriages, love life and image as a sex symbol.

Marvin Gaye recorded some of the most sexy, soulful love songs of all time.

Smokey Robinson looks at Gaye's image as a sex symbol to his female fans.

05Trouble Man2004040920090203

Exploring the darker side of Marvin's life, including his drug addiction, his reliance on cocaine and resultant paranoia, and his fascination with guns.

Exploring the darker side of Marvin Gaye's life, including his drug addiction.

05Trouble Man2004040920060221
20080505 (6M)
20070409

Smokey Robinson looks at the darker side of Marvin Gaye including his drug addiction.

06 LASTGot To Give It Up2004041620090210

Exploring Marvin Gaye's musical legacy and how his death led to a critical re-examination of his work, with What's Going On cited as a landmark album in popular music history.

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's musical legacy.

06 LASTGot To Give It Up2004041620060228
20080506 (6M)
20070410

Remembering Marvin Gaye.

Smokey Robinson concludes a six-part series in which he pays tribute to his fellow Motown colleague, soul legend Marvin Gaye.

6/6.

Got to Give It Up.

6M0120110324

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's arrival at Motown in the early 1960s.

Stubborn Kind of Fella: Remembering Marvin Gaye.

Part 1 of 6.

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's arrival at Motown in the early 1960s and recalls how he refused to sing pop because he wanted to be the black Sinatra.

Marvin's stubbornness would continue throughout his career with positive and negative effects.

6M0120110824

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

To complement Radio 2's Summer of Soul and the 40 years of What's Goin On programme broadcast on Radio 2 on Monday, there's another chance to hear the excellent series in which Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

Part 1 of 6.

Smokey Robinson recalls Marvin Gaye's arrival at Motown in the early 1960s and his refusal to sing pop because he wanted to be the black Sinatra.

Marvin's stubbornness would continue throughout his career with positive and negative effects.

Part 2 of 6: It Takes Two

Tonight Smokey Robinson looks at Marvin's relationships with women, both on a personal and a professional level.

6M0220110325

Stubborn Kind Of Fella - Remembering Marvin Gaye.

Part 2 of 6: It Takes Two

Tonight Smokey Robinson looks at Marvin's early relationships with women, both on a personal and a professional level.

Smokey Robinson looks at Marvin's early relationships with women.

6M0220110825

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

To complement Radio 2's Summer of Soul and the 40 years of What's Goin On programme broadcast on Radio 2 on Monday, there's another chance to hear the excellent series in which Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

Tonight parts 3 and 4.

Part 3: Mercy, Mercy Me.

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's spiritual side, from his strict religious upbringing to his embrace of new age spirituality displayed in the What's Going On album.

Part 4: Let's Get It On - Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's image as a sex symbol, his two troubled marriages and his love life.

6M03Mercy, Mercy Me20110329

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's spiritual side.

Mercy, Mercy Me.

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's spiritual side, from his strict religious upbringing to his embrace of new age spirituality displayed in the What's Going On album.

6M03 LAST20110826

Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

To complement Radio 2's Summer of Soul and the 40 years of What's Goin On programme broadcast on Radio 2 on Monday, there's another chance to hear the excellent series in which Smokey Robinson looks back at Marvin Gaye's life and career.

Tonight parts 5 and 6.

Part 5: Trouble Man - Smokey explores the darker side of Marvin Gaye including his drug problems.

Part 6: Got To Give It Up - Smokey explores Marvin Gaye's musical legacy and the way in which his death led to a critical re-examination of his work.

6M04Let's Get It On20110330

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's image as a sex symbol.

Let's Get It On - Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's image as a sex symbol, his two troubled marriages and his love life.

6M05Trouble Man20110331

- Smokey Robinson looks at the darker side of Marvin Gaye including his drug addiction.

Trouble Man - Smokey Robinson looks at the darker side of Marvin Gaye including his drug addiction.

6M06 LASTGot To Give It Up20110401

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's musical legacy.

Smokey Robinson explores Marvin Gaye's musical legacy and the way in which his death led to a critical re-examination of his work, with What's Going On cited as a landmark album in popular music history.