Smokey Robinson
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Smokey Robinson

Biography

William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal group the Miracles, for which he also served as the group's ...

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Biography

William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal group the Miracles, for which he also served as the group's chief songwriter and producer. Robinson led the group from its 1955 origins as the Five Chimes until 1972 when he announced a retirement from the group to focus on his role as Motown's vice president.

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The Tears of a Clown
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Being With You
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Being With You
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Ooo Baby Baby
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Ooo Baby Baby
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Tears Of A Clown
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Tears Of A Clown
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Baby That's Backatcha
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Baby That's Backatcha
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The Tears Of A Clown
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Go Tell It On The Mountain
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Go Tell It On The Mountain
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Jingle Bells
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Jingle Bells
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Shop Around 
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Playlists featuring Smokey Robinson
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Lauren Laverne's People's Playlist 2014
Lauren Laverne's People's Playlist 2014
The Pop Art Playlist
The Pop Art Playlist
The Voice UK 2015
The Voice UK 2015


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Live at Edinburgh Castle
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Edinburgh Castle
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Live at Edinburgh Castle

Live at Edinburgh Castle

19 July 2014
2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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London
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2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

2013 Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

8 September 2013


Smokey Robinson Biography

William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal group the Miracles, for which he also served as the group's chief songwriter and producer. Robinson led the group from its 1955 origins as the Five Chimes until 1972 when he announced a retirement from the group to focus on his role as Motown's vice president.

However, Robinson returned to the music industry as a solo artist the following year, later scoring Top 10 solo hits such as "Cruisin'" (1979), "Being With You" (1981) and "Just to See Her" (1987). Following the sale of Motown Records in 1988, Robinson left the company in 1990. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987.

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