Smokey robinson had hit the notes on that night, as in so many nights before and since, he'd built bridges with his song, bridges that took his audience back to loves gained and lost, loves lost and regained oooo, baby, baby now on tour, smokey continues to sing some of his greatest hits, the soundtrack of so many lives. Time out - a pocket full of miracles - the season for miracles - flying high together - a quiet storm - smokey's famiy robinson - deep in my soul - love breeze the only motown artist to write and produce his own recordings from the beginning, he also wrote and produced many of the most memorable songs for. In 1964, mary wells recorded my guy, both written and produced by robinson the song became very popular for wells, who was motown's first-ever female star my guy topped the charts on the billboard hot 100 pop singles a year later, robinson would write my girl — a response to my guy. Soul great on his new album and high notes from the past - writing hits, hanging with stevie wonder and more. Lyrics to 'just my soul responding' by smokey robinson happy birthday to you / happy birthday to you / happy birthday, happy birthday / happy birthday to you. Find a smokey robinson / various - the tracks of my tears - the best of smokey robinson (writer & performer) first pressing or reissue complete your smokey robinson / various collection shop vinyl and cds. Results 1 - 48 of 180 shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for smokey robinson r&b & soul motown music 33rpm vinyl records shop with confidence on ebay. Berry gordy founded motown records, but one could argue that smokey robinson was the man who first pushed america's most iconic soul music label toward he launched a farewell tour with the miracles, though the group would continue without him (and robinson would write one of their latter-day hits, floy joy.
Veja smokey robinson + steven tyler - you really got a hold on me + dude ( looks like a lady) acapella - live 56th grammy awards - 2014 720p de shopping, software, space-exploration, stumblers, stumbleupon, tattoos, travel, tv, video, video-games, web-design, windows, writing, actors, america,. The man bob dylan declared america's “greatest living poet,” penned the soundtrack to our lives, co-writing such classics as “tears of a clown,” “ooh baby , baby,” “the tracks of my tears,” “my girl,” “the way you do the things you do ,” and literally thousands more on “smokey and friends,” robinson revisits many of. Multi-talented performer/writer/producer smokey robinson's career, and life, is inextricably tied up with motown records' founder berry gordy (his first two children are named tamla, for the gordy-owned label smokey 2011 johnny reid: heart & soul - a place called love live in concert (tv movie) (writer: my girl.
Soul icon smokey robinson, who turns 70 this week, looks back with charlotte heathcote over a five-decade career robinson got stuck in writing and producing more than 4,000 songs, becoming the label's vice president from 1960 to 1988, relishing watching the label's signings thrive in a. From his 1977 album deep in my soul on the motown label composers: smokey robinson, victor orsborn lyrics: winded, weak, lost, bewildered hurt mr robinson is a talented,poetic song writer that can't be ignored in today's and yesteryear music industry boy, if i was an up and coming artist and. In the 2006 miracles dvd release the definitive performances (1963-1987), miracles pete moore & bobby rogers, commented that the group decided on billy because, in addition to being a great singer,he also demonstrated some writing ability smokey robinson served as the album's executive producer, and took.
“i've been writing songs since i was six years old,” william “smokey” robinson told bill dahl for a december 10, 1993, article, “going to a go-go with smokey robinson and the miracles,” in goldmine “my mom and my two sisters played a lot of sarah vaughan i heard all kinds of music in my house. This is a list of songs written by smokey robinson chart hits and other notable songs written by smokey robinson year, song, original artist, co-writer(s) with robinson, other charting versions, and notes 1959, bad girl, the miracles berry gordy jr 93, -, - 1960, who's the fool, singin' sammy ward, berry. Today marks the 75th birthday of the musical legend that is william “smokey” robinson, founder of the miracles, producer, songwriter, solo star, and former motown vice-president there's little i can write about smokey robinson's genius that has not already been written or said about the man instead, let's. The man bob dylan once called one of america's greatest poets began mastering his trade inauspiciously, writing poems at detroit's dwyer elementary while avidly listening to soul and classic popular music he continued honing his writing skills in high school and formed a local singing group called the matadors.
Happy birthday to mr motown himself smokey robinson, who celebrates his 78th birthday today 19th feb 2018, the ageless star who was there at the very beginning of motown, then went on to write 4000 songs is a musical maestro, born this day in 1940, a living legend of our time, this track went to. In a way, it is presumptuous to review smokey robinson's new album here is my thinking: he is smokey robinson sure, i have listened to hundreds of soul albums hundreds of times who hasn't i have memorized many songs from those albums he, on the other hand, has created hundreds of soul songs, many of which.
One of the most influential artists of the last 50 years, smokey robinson not only recorded two of the tracks that defined the motown sound - tears of a clown and writer: smokey robinson - warren moore - marvin tarplin / composers: smokey robinson - warren moore - marvin tarplin spp lamictal christmas soul. I can't remember a time when i didn't know smokey robinson's voice, because i grew up hearing his music in the house and in the culture you sometimes get a singer who is an amazing interpreter, or you get a writer working behind the scenes, but to have the two together and still keep that kind of. Smokey was going strong in '77, when deep in my soul (a #47 lp) and big time came out along with the cd debuts of those lps (including the hits there will come a day vitamin u , and theme from big time ), this cd has two cuts from the 1978 berry gordy, sr tribute lp pops we love you including the 12 version of. Smokey robinson smokey [tamla, 1973] b pure smokey [tamla, 1974] c+ a quiet storm [tamla, 1975] b deep in my soul [tamla, 1977] b+ big time [tamla, 1977] b- where there's smoke [tamla, 1979] a- warm thoughts [tamla, 1980] b+ being with you [tamla, 1981] b+ yes it's you lady [tamla, 1982] b.