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William "Smokey" Robinson Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an Am...

wikipedia - 04 Dec 2017
William "Smokey" Robinson Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal group the Miracles, for which he also served as the group's chief songwriter and producer. Robinson led the group from its 1955 origins as the Five Chimes until 1972 when he announced a retirement from the group to focus on his role as Motown's vice president.
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Smokey Robinson testifies before Congress

New Pittsburgh Courier - 22 May 2018
(TriceEdneyWire.com) – William “SmokeyRobinson recently testified before Congress about giving musicians greater copyright protection amid a love fest for him. Women embraced and kissed Robinson, who is now 78. Men stood in line to enthusiastically ...
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Music Modernization Act Gains Momentum in Senate

Variety - 15 May 2018
Robinson received numerous compliments from Judiciary Committee members, including Chris Coons (D-DE) admitted “Motown hits were the soundtrack of my life,” adding, “the day we get to say I love you back and forth to Smokey Robinson in a Senate ...
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Smokey Robinson to testify at committee hearing Tuesday

The Detroit News - 14 May 2018
Smokey Robinson and other members of the music industry are set to testify Tuesday morning before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding federal copyright laws and music licensing rules. The hearing on “Protecting and Promoting Music Creation for ...
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Motown legend Smokey Robinson fires up Stockton students

Stockton Record - 12 May 2018
STOCKTON — Music legend Smokey Robinson wanted to return to Stockton. Specifically he wanted to once again visit Fremont-Lopez Elementary School, where he serves as a designated mentor of the national Turnaround Arts program. Robinson's first visit ...
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Music Creation and Copyright

C-SPAN - 14 May 2018
Recording artist Smokey Robinson along with other musicians, songwriters, and music industry executives testified at a hearing on updating… read more. Music Creation and Copyright Recording artist Smokey Robinson along with other musicians, ...
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Blondie, Smokey Robinson, Lil Yachty headline State Fair

Albany Times Union - 03 May 2018
Blondie is headlining the list of performers playing this summer at the State Fair in Syracuse. Smokey Robinson,Lil Yachty and Counting Crows are also on this list. Fair officials are also touting a an Aug. 23 performance by Dave Mason and Steve Cropper.
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Smokey Robinson to headline Education Foundation benefit

Odessa American - 24 Apr 2018
Odessa's Education Foundation announces that their 17th annual fundraising concert will feature legendary singer-songwriter, record producer, record executive and co-founder of Motown Records, Smokey Robinson. The annual concert will take place at the ...
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Smokey Robinson to perform at Four Winds New Buffalo

WNDU-TV - 07 May 2018
NEW BUFFALO, Mich. (WNDU) - Singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson is coming to Michiana. He'll be performing at the Four Winds New Buffalo's Silver Creek Event Center on Friday, October 5 at 9 p.m.. Between 1960 and 1970, William "Smokey" Robinson, ...
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Hear newly formed Belvedere Piano Trio in Redlands May 27

Redlands Daily Facts - 22 May 2018
He has played in orchestras including the Beijing Movie Studio Symphony, Redlands Symphony Orchestra and Riverside Symphony and has performed with pop and contemporary artists including Smokey Robinson, Johnny Mathis, Natalie Cole and Ray ...

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