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Robin Thicke (born Robin Charles Thicke 10.03.77)
Robin Thicke is an American singer/songwriter, best known for his controversial 2013 single, 'Blurred Lines'.

Net Worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2014, Robin Thicke has a net worth of 15 million USD.

Childhood: Robin Thicke was born to Canadian actor Alan Thicke and American singer and actress, Gloria Loring, in Los Angles, California. He has an older brother, Brennan, who worked as a voice-actor in the 1980s. When Thicke was seven-years-old, his parents separated. Thicke's father refused to pay for his vocal group, after he recorded his first demo as a teenager. Jazz singer Al Jarreau, the uncle of one of the group's members, ended up paying for the group's demo. The demo was heard by singer/songwriter Brian McKnight, who later helped Thicke by inviting him to his recording studio to contribute to his second studio album. At the age of sixteen, Thicke signed a contract with Interscope Records. With his career in the music industry beginning, Thicke moved out and lived by himself at the age of seventeen.

Career: Robin Thicke prepared for his debut studio album, 'Cherry Blue Skies', in 2000. It took until 2002 before he released his debut single, 'When I Get You Alone'. With only moderate success, Thicke released his debut album, now titled 'A Beautiful World', in 2003. The album opened at number 150 on the Billboard 200 List. On 3rd October, 2006, Thicke released his second studio album, titled 'The Evolution of Robin Thicke', which peaked at number 5 on the Billboard 200 List. Two years later, Thicke released 'Something Else' - his third studio album, on 30th September, 2008. It debuted at number 3 on Billboard's 200 List. The following year, he released 'Sex Therapy: The Session', on 15th December 2009, debuting at number 9 on the list. On 6th December 2011, Thicke released his fifth studio album, 'Love After War'. On 26th March, 2013, Thicke released the first single from his upcoming sixth studio album, both of which were entitled 'Blurred Lines'. The song received a large amount of controversy for its lyrics and sexual connotations. The album was first released in Germany on 12th July, 2013, before being released in the US on 30th of the same month. In June, 2014, Thicke announced that he was working on a seventh studio album, entitled 'Paula', which was to be entirely dedicated to his estranged ex-wife. The album was released on 1st July, 2014, despite reaching the 9th spot on Billboard's list, the album only just sold over 500 copies in the UK and Canada in its first week.

Personal Life: Robin Thicke first met Paula Patton at the age of 14, in 1991. Two years later, at the age of 16, the couple began to date, and they were married in 2005. In 2010, Thicke and Patton had a child together, named Julian Fuego Thicke. In February, 2014, they separated, with Patton filing for divorce on 9th October 2014.



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Has Robin Thicke Been Told To Stay Away From Paula Patton?


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Amidst a bitter custody battle over their 6-year-old son Julian, Robin Thicke has allegedly been landed with a temporary restraining order against him over accusations that he was physically and emotionally abusive to both the boy and his ex-wife Paula Patton during their relationship.

Robin ThickeHas Robin Thicke temporarily lost custody of his son?

The couple were in court yesterday (January 26th 2017) with each seeking sole custody of Julian. Following Paula's allegations of domestic violence, TMZ have now reported that he has been told to stay away from the actress and their son at this moment in time.

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'Growing Pains' Actor Alan Thicke Dies Aged 69


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Actor Alan Thicke has died suddenly aged 69, after suffering a heart attack on Tuesday.

Thicke was best known for his role as Dr Jason Seaver in sitcom ‘Growing Pains’ and had also appeared on ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and more recently Netflix's ‘Fuller House’.

Alan ThickeActor Alan Thicke (pictured with wife Tanya) has died aged 69

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Robin Thicke Admits To Being 'Drunk And High' In 2013 Interviews During 'Blurred Lines' Deposition


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‘Blurred Lines’ singer Robin Thicke has said he was 'high and drunk every time’ he did an interview in 2013. The singer made the revelation during videotaped depositions ahead of the 'Blurred Lines' plagiarism trail, which were obtained and published by The Hollywood Reporter on Saturday.

Robin ThickeRobin Thicke has said he was drunk and high during his 2013 interviews.

In one of the videos Thicke tells the attorney, ‘I was high and drunk every time I did an interview last year.’ In another he is asked "Were you drunk and on Vicodin when you did the Oprah show?'" To which he quickly replies "yes".

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Emily Ratajkowski Describes 'Blurred Lines' As "The Bane Of My Existence"


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Model and actress Emily Ratajkowski has spoken once more about her role in the controversial video for ‘Blurred Lines’, the Robin Thicke single that helped her to stardom, calling it “the bane of my existence”.

In a new interview with InStyle magazine, the 24 year old said: “Anyone comes up to me about ‘Blurred Lines’, I’m like, ‘Are we seriously talking about a video from three years ago?’” Ratajkowski has since scored roles in Gone Girl and Zac Efron’s recent EDM flick We Are Your Friends, as well as a cameo in the Entourage movie in which she stars as herself.

Emily RatajkowskiEmily Ratajkowski at the 2015 MTV VMAs

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'Blurred Lines' Model Emily Ratajkowski Hates The Song And Hides When She Hears It


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It might the pop-culture earthquake that made her famous around the world, but Emily Ratajkowski has revealed that she can’t bear to listen to, or watch the music video for, ‘Blurred Lines’.

The 24 year old model and actress, who was one of the women in the notorious video for Robin Thicke’s smash hit single, the biggest-selling track worldwide in 2013, was speaking to GQ magazine ahead of her new film We Are Your Friends. She described the concept behind the video as “so bad”, and revealed that it took some serious persuasion for her to appear in the first place.

Emily RatajkowskiEmily Ratajkowski, who starred in the 'Blurred Lines' video, hates hearing it now

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Miley Cyrus Hosting MTV Video Music Awards 2015


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Miley Cyrus has been confirmed as the host of the MTV Video Music Awards 2015. The ‘Wrecking Ball’ singer announced the news via Instagram on Tuesday (21st July) and MTV have since confirmed.

Miley CyrusMiley Cyrus at an event she was hosting in Omnia Nightclub in Las Vegas.

Read More: New Couple Alert? Miley Cyrus Snapped Kissing Victoria’s Secret Model Stella Maxwell.

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Judge Reduces Robin Thicke And Pharrell Williams's 'Blurred Lines' Case Payment By $2 Million


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Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams have received a little bit of good news regarding their ‘Blurred Lines’ copyright case, after a judge trimmed more than $2 million from the damages the duo were ordered to pay to the family of Marvin Gaye.

Robin ThickeRobin Thicke’s Blurred Lines will now cost him $2 million less.

On July 14th US district judge John A Kronstadt ruled that $2 million should be cut from the $7.4 million total which had been decided on back in March, bringing the sum down to $5.3 million. Kronstadt said that he had made the reducTIon as the original award was not supported by the evidence.

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Robin Thicke Bares His Soul About The Downside Of 'Blurred Lines' Success In New Interview


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After a thoroughly miserable 18 months, Robin Thicke seems to have reached a sense of perspective with regards to his recent troubles, looking back on his rise and fall in a revealing new interview with the New York Times.

The 38 year old R&B star achieved worldwide fame for his 2013 hit ‘Blurred Lines’, which was the biggest selling single in the world that year. However, that fame slowly turned to notoriety, after the song’s lyrics were accused of being “rape-y” and was the subject of a multi-million dollar copyright infringement case that found that Thicke and collaborator Pharrell Williams had ripped off Marvin Gaye’s ‘Got To Give It Up’.

Robin ThickeRobin Thicke has had a rough time of it since the start of 2014

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Robin Thicke and April Love Geary - Robin Thicke and April Love Geary In New York - Manhattan, New York, United States - Thursday 11th June 2015

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Robin Thicke's Dad Admits Getting "Freaky" To His Son's Music & Robin Isn't Happy About It


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Robin Thicke's dad, Alan Thicke, listens to Robin's music whilst in the bedroom. Alan's wife, 40-year-old Tanya Callau, confessed they are particularly fond of one of Robin's songs: 'Sex Therapy'.

Robin ThickeRobin Thicke wants his dad to return all his music after Alan Thicke admits to listening to Robin's 'Sex Therapy' in the bedroom.

Read More: Jury Awards Marvin Gaye's Family $7.3 Million In 'Blurred Lines' Case.

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'Uptown Funk!'s Writing Credits Changed To Include The Gap Band


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The biggest selling single of the year so far has seen a significant change to its writing credits. Mark Ronson’s record-breaking ‘Uptown Funk!’ now includes the writers of The Gap Band’s 1979 hit ‘Oops Up Side Your Head’.

It’s not clear as to how this alteration came about – there have been no court cases or lawsuits in the offing – but five extra names are now included on Ronson’s hit, according to Music Week. They are The Gap Band’s three members Ronnie Wilson, Charles Wilson and Robert Wilson as well as producers Lonnie Simmons and Rudolph Taylor.

Mark RonsonMark Ronson has altered the writing credits for 'Uptown Funk!'

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Robin Thicke and Julian Fuego Thicke - Robin Thicke carries his son Julian while out shopping at The Grove in Hollywood - Hollywood, California, United States - Saturday 13th December 2014

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Robin Thicke and Paula Patton - 2013 MTV Music Awards held at the Barclays Center - Arrivals - Brooklyn, New York, United States - Monday 26th August 2013

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Robin Thicke - 2013 Vanity Fair Oscar Party at Sunset Tower - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 25th February 2013

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Robin Thicke

Date of birth

10th March, 1977

Occupation

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Sex

Male

Height

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