Diana & Marvin
By the early '70s, Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye were in completely different creative territories. Ross was settling down as a professional diva, while Gaye was pushing his art forward with What's Going On, Trouble Man, and Let's Get It xjeyc.info they shared, apart from a mutual admiration, was that they were two of the biggest artists on Motown and . Diana Ross (born March 26, ) is an American recording artist, actress, and entertainer. Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr., better known by his stage name Marvin Gaye (April 2, – April 1, ) was an American singer-songwriter and instrumentalist. "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" is an R&B/soul song written by Nickolas Ashford & Valerie Simpson in for the Tamla label, a division of Motown. The composition was first successful as a hit single recorded by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, becoming a hit again in when recorded by former Supremes frontwoman Diana .
Engineer Russ Terrana will later recall that the start of sessions met difficulty as Gaye, who had the habit of coming to recording studios late, came unusually early but was inside the studio smoking reefer. The album was remastered and re-released on compact disc with four bonus tracks on February 6, Terrana said when Ross, still pregnant with her first child, daughter Rhonda , walked in, she immediately walked out, upset that Gaye was smoking reefer and told Gordy to stop him from smoking because of her pregnancy fearing her baby might die from the smoke. Despite a huge promotional push, the album was only a modest success in the U. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. January " You Are Everything " Released: She had also finished work on the movie, Lady Sings the Blues.