Smokey Robinson

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Classic Rockers React To Obama’s Re-Election

Social media was set ablaze last night with reactions to President Obama’s re-election, and no surprise – musicians got in on the celebrating or hating.

11/07/2012

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Rate-A-Record: James Franco & Smokey Robinson Sing “Crime”

Actor James Franco and Motown legend Smokey Robinson teamed up on a new recording. Really. Listen to the song and tell us what you think!

10/24/2012

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Library Of Congress To Preserve Legendary Musician Interview Tapes

Bo Diddley talking about his own demise. David Bowie taunting Mick Jagger for being too “conservative.” Les Paul musing about his invention of his namesake guitar. Those are just some of the topics discussed in a treasure trove of interviews being donated to the Library of Congress.

06/19/2012

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Faces, Chili Peppers, Guns N Roses Lead Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held at Cleveland’s historic Public Hall, was packed with moving speeches and memorable performances. The show, however, was influenced as much by artists who were […]

04/16/2012

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Smokey Robinson, Justin Bieber Honoring Michael Jackson At Hand & Footprint Ceremony Today

Hollywood Boulevard will be buzzing all this afternoon as the stars come out to honor one of music’s biggest stars, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael Jackson[/lastfm], for a special hand and footprint ceremony at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. Joining […]

01/26/2012

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Smokey Robinson, Christina Aguilera & More Confirmed For Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Since the announcement in late July of an official tribute concert to the late King of Pop by Michael Jackson’s family, the anticipation for the reveal all-star lineup has been building up. [photogallerylink id=49345 align=left] […]

08/12/2011

The Top Ten Songs This Week In 1963

It’s early February, 1963.  Last year, a hot new group debuted and they’re just about to rack up their 3rd #1 hit in a row.  Out of New Jersey, The 4 Seasons, led by [lastfm […]

01/29/2011

Top Ten Songs This Week In 1965

  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles [/lastfm]released the “Rubber Soul” album this week….”A Charlie Brown Christmas,” the first Peanuts TV special, debuted on CBS later this week, becoming an annual Holiday Classic…and….at the very bottom of the […]

12/05/2010

Did You Know: "Tears Of A Clown"

It’s another [lastfm]Smokey Robinson[/lastfm] song on Tickets @ Two, this time a  creation based on the Italian opera Pagliacci, which is about a clown who must make the audience laugh while he weeps behind his […]

10/19/2010

Did You Know: Smokey Robinson's "Cruisin'"

The Tickets @ Two song is “Cruisin’ by [lastfm]Smokey Robinson[/lastfm], one of his most successful singles outside of his work with [lastfm]The Miracles[/lastfm]. “Cruisin’” was a Top 10 Billboard Pop hit, peaking at number four, […]

10/18/2010

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