Inspiration for 'I Second That Emotion' struck when Smokey was out shopping with his friend and fellow writer Al Cleveland.
On the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's death, Stevie Wonder and over 80 musicians, politicians and actors share their #DreamStillLives video.
The immortal soul landmark 'My Girl' by the Temptations, written by Smokey Robinson, is among 2018's new additions to the National Recording Registry.
Warren Pete Moore, singer with Smokey Robinson and The Miracles and a Motown songwriter of some repute has died aged 78 in Las Vegas
On 15 October 1966, the Four Tops raced to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Reach Out I’ll Be There.’
R&B figurehead D'Angelo has his seminal 1995 debut album Brown Sugar reissued in 2CD and digital deluxe editions from 25 August 2017 by Virgin/UMe.
Bobby Taylor, who had late 1960s success on Motown with the Vancouvers and was the first producer and early champion of the Jackson 5, died 22 July 2017.
Smokey Robinson and Brad Paisley are among the stars announced to launch the new $100 Million Arkansas Music Initiative in El Dorado in September 2017
Kiss member Paul Stanley is back in action with his side project Soul Station, to perform an intimate R&B revue at the Sayer’s Club in Hollywood.
When it came to a new song by Smokey Robinson, Mary Wells' departure from the Motown hierarchy was Brenda Holloway's gain.
Running for over four decades, ‘Top Of The Pops’ was a beloved television institution that became the go-to destination for music legends the world over.
The Official Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame on 21 August will induct Fats Domino, Sam & Dave, Prince, Smokey Robinson, the Supremes and others.
In honour of Larry Levan’s timeless genius, DJ Justin Berkmann has compiled a Paradise Garage tribute mixtape.
An unexpected pairing brought a new Hot 100 entry in 1968.
The expanded reissue of ‘Motortown Revue: Live In Paris’ proves that Berry Gordy’s were firing on all cylinders in the French capitol in 1965.
Full of glossy, high-quality photos, and also an in-depth read, Motown: The Sound Of Young America recounts how the label became a global icon