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Robinson's duets album is smokin' hot

IN TUNE: Smokey Robinson s latest album, Smokey & Friends, pairs the Motown veteran with Steve Tyler, John Legend and Mary J Blige, among others.

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Related Topix: Motown, Black Entertainment, Soul

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Steve Smith: Smokey Robinson at the Greek Theatre; Gene Simmons apologizes

Even at age 74, the Motown icon with the legendary falsetto sounds exactly as he did a half-century ago.

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Related Topix: Folk, Steve Smith, Black Entertainment, Soul, The Temptations, Christian Music, The Miracles, Ace Frehley, Pop/Rock, Kiss

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KNEK-FM Lafayette

Smokey Robinson Enlists Mary J. Blige, John Legend for New Duets Album, "Smokey & Friends"

Smokey Robinson teamed up with a variety of well-known singers on his new duets album, Smokey & Friends , which hits stores today, August 19. The 11-track collection features new interpretations of songs the Motown legend wrote or co-wrote, either for his old group, The Miracles , or for The Temptations or his own solo career.

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Related Topix: Duets, Entertainment, Television, Black Entertainment, Soul, Christian Music, The Miracles, The Temptations

Bellingham Herald

Album reviews: Kimbra's 'The Golden Echo,' Smokey Robinson 'Smokey & Friends'

In a year in which many big-ticket records have stressed brevity and focus, there's something to be said for New Zealand pop iconoclast Kimbra's "The Golden Echo."

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Cake, Life, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Examiner.com

New albums by Ariana Grande, Jeezy, and others highlight the late summer season

Traditionally, the late summer months are a slow time of the year in terms of the number of new music albums released.

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Related Topix: Dance, Ariana Grande, Pop/Rock, Theater, Arts, Black Entertainment, Soul

Ruidoso News

Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends

After five decades in show business, the man who shaped Motown with instantly recognizable hits like "My Girl" and "Tears of a Clown" says he can't stop writing.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Motown, Associated Press

The Republic

Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends

After five decades in show business, the man who shaped Motown with instantly recognizable hits like "My Girl" and "Tears of a Clown" says he can't stop writing.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

On new album, Smokey Robinson gets a little help from his friends

'Everybody's excited about it, and I'm so happy with the way it came out,' Smokey Robinson says about his new album, 'Smokey & Friends,' which features duets of some of his hits.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Online Music, Motown

Thu Aug 14, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

R&B singer Smokey Robinson at the Majestic

William "Smokey" Robinson Jr. was born on February 19, 1940, in Detroit, Michigan, in the rough Brewster ghetto.

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Related Topix: R&B, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Soul, Detroit, MI, Christian Music, The Miracles, Entertainment

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Herald

Smokey Robinson, Long Island Medium coming to Genesee

R&B singer Smokey Robinson and Theresa Caputo, the star of TLC's hit show, "Long Island Medium," will both appear at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan this fall.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, R&B, R-N-B, Waukegan, IL

Tue Aug 12, 2014

National Public Radio

Guest DJ Smokey Robinson

"It's a joy for me to sing with these people and know these are some of my songs that they love."

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, R&B, R-N-B

Sun Aug 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Classic Rock Group Enuff Z'nuff Marks 30th Anniversary With First Covers Album, Covered in Gold

Celebrating an amazing 30 years as one of the hardest working bands in show business, Enuff Z'nuff present this exciting new project, a heartfelt salute to the music and artists who have inspired them over the course of their 3 decade career! Covered In Gold, a collection of 12 brand new studio recordings, features an eclectic assortment of cover ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hard-Rock, Black Entertainment, Soul, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Howard Stern, Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Sat Aug 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Classic Rock Group Enuff Z'nuff Marks 30th Anniversary With First Covers Album, Covered in Gold

Celebrating an amazing 30 years as one of the hardest working bands in show business, Enuff Z'nuff present this exciting new project, a heartfelt salute to the music and artists who have inspired them over the course of their 3 decade career! Covered In Gold, a collection of 12 brand new studio recordings, features an eclectic assortment of cover ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hard-Rock, Black Entertainment, Soul, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Howard Stern, Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Music-News.com

CeeLo and Smokey Robinson collaborate

Smokey Robinson has recorded a new version of 'The Way You Do The Things You Do' with CeeLo Green.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 06, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Enuff Z'nuff Release First Covers Album

Celebrating an amazing 30 years as one of the hardest working bands in show business, Enuff Z'nuff proudly present this exciting new project, a heartfelt salute to the music and artists who have inspired them over the course of their 3 decade career! Covered In Gold, a collection of 12 brand new studio recordings, features an eclectic assortment of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, John Lennon, Howard Stern, Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Thu Jul 31, 2014

RollingStone

Hear Smokey Robinson and Elton John's 'Tracks of My Tears' - Premiere

Singing with the Miracles and as a solo artist, Smokey Robinson has been the voice behind some of the greatest records of the past half-century.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Essence Magazine

EXCLUSIVE: Hear Smokey Robinson, Jr. and Mary J. Blige's New Duet

Smokey Robinson, Jr. has brought together some of his favorite friends to collaborate with him on the new album, Smokey & Friends .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul

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