Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Tammi Terrell & Marvin Gaye recorded a series of popular duets for Motown until her untimely death in

Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery; April 29, 1945 — March 16, 1970) was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Died of brain cancer

Tammi Terrell, after a string of hits with singer Marvin Gaye, Terrell was diagnosed with a brain tumour and died in A tragic end to one of the greatest singing duo of all time.

MUSIC THROWBACK: ALL I DO BY TAMMY TERRELL | 1959  Look and Listen (Click Here)    Tammi Terrell best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye, including “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing” and “You’re All I Need to Get By”. All I Do was written by up and coming artist Stevie Wonder.

Tammi Terrell best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye, including “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing” and “You’re All I Need to Get By”.

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Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell scored seven top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot including "Ain't No Mountain High Enough", "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" and "You're All I Need to Get By".

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell - they had a string a hits as a duo, and they had such wonderful chemistry on stage.

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell - they had a string a hits as a duo, and they had such wonderful chemistry on stage.

She had a record deal by the time she was 14. She was a featured vocalist with James Brown at 17. Berry Gordy signed her to Motown Records 3 years later.  And in 1967 Tammi Terrell teamed up with Marvin Gaye to record a series of classic romantic hits that remain the gold standard for romantic duets. The magic of her career ended abruptly when she collapsed on stage from a brain tumor while singing with Marvin in the fall of 1967. She died in 1974 at the age of 24.

The late, great Tammy Terrell! I think Taraji P. Henson should play her in a movie!

isabelcostasixties: “ Tammi Terrell gives a wave in the street outside Motown HQ. ”

isabelcostasixties: “ Tammi Terrell gives a wave in the street outside Motown HQ.

The lovely and super talented Tammi Terrell.  Loved to hear her sing with Marvin Gaye

Vintage Vamp: Tammi Terrell

Tammi Terrell Birth Name: Thomasina Winifred Montgomery Born April 1945 Philadelphia, PA Died March 1970 (aged Philadelphia, PA American recording artist for Motown Records during the Most notably: duets with singer Marvin Gaye.

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Happy Birthday To One Of The Sweetest Voices Of Motown

Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery in Philadelphia,Pa. April 1945 – March was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye.

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell"Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing"

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