Marvin Gaye - One of the most gifted, visionary, and enduring talents ever launched into orbit by the Motown hit machine, Marvin Gaye blazed the trail for the continued evolution of popular black music. Moving from lean, powerful R & B, to stylish, sophisticated soul, to finally arrive at an intensely political and personal form of artistic self-expression, his work not only redefined soul music as a creative force but also expanded its impact as an agent for social change.
Frankie Beverly, singer, musician, songwriter, and producer, known primarily for his recordings with the soul and funk band, Maze. He is known for his casual clothing, including slacks, long-sleeved shirt, and a baseball cap. The group's hits, staples at many African American family reunions, include Joy and Pain, Before I Let Go, I Wanna Thank You and Happy Feelings.
Stevie Wonder is without question one of the great personalities in music history. His powerfully expressive vocal presence, coupled with his musical elegance, forms part of the broad, personal spectrum of irresistible music and compelling emotion which is his personal hallmark.