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Post Office Celebrates Life of Marvin Gaye with New Stamp
April 4, 2019
A stamp honoring the life of the late soul singer Marvin Gaye was officially released at the Greek Theatre today by the U.S. Postal Service, on what would have been the singer's 80th birthday. ... read more »
Smokey Robinson Remembers Aretha Franklin at Tribute Concert
March 5, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AP) — For Smokey Robinson, the late Aretha Franklin was more than just the Queen of Soul. Robinson told a packed venue that Franklin was his longtime neighbor in Detroit, ... read more »
A Special Evening with Dionne Warwick: Then Came You
August 9, 2018
The evening featured a premiere screening of the new PBS Special of multi Grammy-winning artist, Dionne Warwick, whose career has spanned over five decades. The special, My Music Presents: Dionne Warwick – Then Came You, showcases her career in song with tributes from friends and admirers, such as Gladys Knight, Barry Manilow, Smokey Robinson, and her main songwriter Burt Bacharach. In advance of the national premiere, the Paley Center welcomed Dionne for an in-person conversation with Larry King around her successful career selling over 100 million records. Clips from the Paley Archive illuminated the conversation celebrating Warwick, who is known for songs such as “I Say a Little Prayer,” “Walk On By,” and “That’s What Friends Are For.” ... read more »
A Perfect Blend: The First Lady of Motown
May 18, 2017
Claudette Robinson, was just a teen in 1953 when her brother was drafted into the army. Unbeknownst to her, her brother’s drafting was about to change the trajectory of more than just one life in her family. ... read more »
Smokey Robinson’s New Skincare Line Really Has a Hold on Me 
April 12, 2017
Famous for over 50 years, Smokey Robinson shows no signs of slowing down. Most prominent as a singer, he wrote and sang a slew of hits over the years, including enduring classics like “You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me” and “I Second That Emotion” with The Miracles, followed by “Cruisin’” and “Being with You” as a solo artist. ... read more »
Smokey Robinson Gives Music Students 1 Million Reasons to Smile
February 2, 2017
Smokey Robinson collaborates with Niagra Water Company and Little Kids Rock to donate $1 Million towards music programs and instruments for LAUSD children. Reporter: Brittany K. Jackson ... read more / watch video »
Smokey Robinson Gives Music Students One Million Reasons to Smile
January 26, 2017
The Motown legend recently spent time in New York to help the organization raise more than $1,000,000.00 ... read more »
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