Smokey Robinson
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1940-02-19
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Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson Biography (Wikipedia)

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. Robinson was awarded the 2016 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for his lifetime contributions to popular music.

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Smokey Robinson Performances & Interviews


Smokey Robinson Tracks

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The Tears Of A Clown
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The Tracks Of My Tears
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The Tracks Of My Tears
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You've Really Got A Hold On Me
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You've Really Got A Hold On Me
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Going To A Go-Go
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Going To A Go-Go
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Being With You
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Being With You
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Tears Of A Clown
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Tears Of A Clown
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I Second That Emotion
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I Second That Emotion
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The Tracks Of My Tears
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The Tracks Of My Tears
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Just My Soul Responding
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Just My Soul Responding
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Past BBC Events

Live at Edinburgh Castle
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Edinburgh Castle
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2014
Live at Edinburgh Castle

Live at Edinburgh Castle

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Edinburgh Castle
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2013
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2013-09-08T03:48:52
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2013
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2013

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2013

London

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