Latest Smokey Robinson News

'Motown The Musical' Tours The Us - But What Else Do We Love About Detroit Music?

By Holly Williams | 21st August 2014

If anywhere has a legendary music scene in North America, it's Detroit, Michigan. With a culture so rich in genre from Motown to rock, it's no wonder people write songs about it - even if...

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Reviews Round-up: Smokey Robinson's Collaboration Album 'Smokey & Friends'

By Ed Biggs | 19th August 2014

Soul and R&B legend Smokey Robinson releases a new album this week entitled Smokey & Friends.It sees the iconic singer and songwriter revisit the tracks that made him so famous and reinterpret them with as...

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Bobby Rogers Motown Loses Another Legend - Miracles Singer Bobby Rogers Dies, 73

By Hayley Avron | 4th March 2013

It has been a sad few weeks for Motown Records, with the deaths of several of its former recording artists being announced in the news. Yesterday, Smokey Robinson announced that one of the original members...

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Bobby Rogers Dies Aged 73: Tributes Flood In For 'Miracles' Man

By Lorna Greville  | 4th March 2013

Bobby Rogers, the soul singer and song writer who co-founded The Miracles and was a part of the first million-selling group Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, has passed away at the age of 73 after...

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Andy Williams Songs Were Legendary, But His Television Career Deserves Respect

By Michael West | 27th September 2012

Andy Williams songs will be played on record players across the globe today, after the effortlessly smooth crooner – best known for his track ‘Moon River’ – died on Wednesday, aged 84. Williams soothing voice,...

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