Home Music Industry News NEW BOOK: Janice Gaye Reveals how Marvin Gaye Tortured her

NEW BOOK: Janice Gaye Reveals how Marvin Gaye Tortured her


9780062135513_p0_v2_s260x420In her new book , After the Dance, Jan Gaye who was much younger than Marvin when they started dating, states that the late singer tortured her by making her do things because of her love for him including participating in orgies while Marvin directed and giving her alcohol when she was just 17.  She states that she was terrified of Gaye’s first wife, ironically a much olderAnna Gaye and how she watched the singer decline over the years with massive drug use and depression until his death in 1984 many of the drug binges she participated in as well. Jan even takes it further when she admits to having affairs with singers Frankie Beverly and Teddy Pendergrass (Marvin’s competitor) while she was married to Marvin and he was fully aware of it but powerless to do anything about it. You can buy the book HERE



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