The characters of my life, my best friend Smokey Robinson. I mean the fact that we’re still best friends after all that we went through. It’s amazing. It’s a testament to great love.
– Berry Gordy

Smokey Robinson to receive award for charitable efforts

Smokey Robinson accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2015 BET Awards in Los Angeles, June 28, 2015. NEW YORK — Smokey Robinson is getting an award – this time for his charitable efforts. The icon will be honored on May 19 by the MusiCares MAP Fund, which provides members of the music community access to […]

Smokey Robinson Remembers Natalie Cole: She Was 'One of Our Greatest Musical Icons'

Smokey Robinson Remembers Natalie Cole: She Was ‘One of Our Greatest Musical Icons’ by Zach Seemayer      1:02 AM PST, January 04, 2016   Theo Wargo/ Getty Images The world lost a brilliant talent last week when singer Natalie Cole died at age 65. Now, Cole’s friend and fellow music legend, Smokey Robinson, shares with ET his memories of the […]

Motown family helps Smokey Robinson celebrate turn as 20th Music Masters winner

 SMOKEY ROBINSON: 2015 MUSIC MASTERS CLEVELAND, Ohio – Dr. Smokey Robinson, newly minted doctor of humane letters at Case Western Reserve University, resplendent in a royal blue gown for the ceremony, was feted with all the proper pomp and circumstance befitting the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 20th Annual Music Masters Saturday night. But that he […]

Smokey Robinson At The NYCB Theatre At Westbury

By MIKE PERCIACCANTE, Smokey Robinson NYCB Theatre at Westbury Westbury, NY October 11, 2015 Smokey Robinson stood at the center of the small revolving stage of the NYCB Theatre at Westbury. It was just him and a lone spotlight, the band situated off-stage in the pit, Robinson, dressed all in white (white suit, white shirt, white shoes […]

Legendary soul singer Smokey Robinson to be honored with 20th American Music Masters concert series

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will be honoring the amazing Smokey Robinson at the 20th Annual Music Masters series later this year. The tribute concert will celebrate the influential career of the legendary R&B soul artist in a wee-long series from Nov. 2-7 at the Playhouse Square’s State Theatre in Cleveland. Robinson will […]

Get Your #BootsOn

BOOT SHO SMOKEY ROBINSON JOINS BOOT CAMPAIGN TO SUPPORT AMERICA’S HEROES June 24, 2015 Legendary singer/songwriter Smokey Robinson joined the esteemed list of more than 400 celebrities getting their “boots on” to support the 1.4 million men and women serving in our armed forces today. In his official “boot shoot,” Robinson donned a pair of […]