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The 81-year-old Robinson said it was "touch and go" after he came down with COVID in December 2020 and was hospitalized, losing his voice and making him fearful he'd never sing again.

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Smokey Robinson is coming back to the city. The legendary singer/songwriter will hold court on May 7 at Sugar Land’s Smart Financial Center and you have a chance to enter by using the pre-sale code MAJIC! Enter HERE.  

Netflix to produce a Motown themed show for kids

We recently celebrated the life and times of Michael Jackson through his music on Majic 102.1. June 25th marked the sixth anniversary of Michael’s death who die in ’09’ at the age of 50, we also asked for your input and favorite songs on social media. Michael left behind a legacy but his estate was […]

‘The Queen Of Soul,’ Aretha Franklin is working on a event honoring her father and brother at a Detroit church that will feature gospel music and soul food buffet. The event called ‘Aretha Franklin Presents a Memorial for Rev. C.L. Franklin & Rev. Cecil Franklin’ is planned for  June 7 at New Bethel Baptist Church. […]

One of the greatest sounds ever is the Motown sound and it still thrills music lovers around the world.  The play based on the famous label’s rise to fame is knocking it out the park. According to sources, ‘Motown The Musical’ is in the middle of a very successful tour. The hit theatrical production has […]

Can you imagine going to church on Sunday for service and sitting in the front pew is Stevie Wonder, well that happened this past Sunday. Stevie make a surprise visit to New Salem Baptist Church in north Minneapolis. Singer, songwriter and musician Stevie Wonder who was in town for a performance at the Target Center. […]

Regardless of all the stars shinning brightly, Beyonce, Pharrell and Lady Gaga at the post Grammy tribute to Stevie Wonder, the bright lights are turned off briefly my former boss and music legend’s request. At one part of the show during Stevie Wonder: ‘Songs In The Key Of Life,’ An All-Star Grammy Salute (CBS, 8p.m.) […]

Motown great, Smokey Robinson a family friend was interview by Entertainment Tonight on Saturday, Feb. 7, at Clive Davis’ pre-Grammys gala L.A., where he spoke for a moment about Houston, the mom of Bobbi Kristina’s late mother, Whitney Houston. When ask about Cissy Houston, Smokey said, ‘She’s holding up under the circumstances,’ (After the I’m […]

Congratulations to my former boss Stevie Wonder, back in the early 90’s I headed up the Operations of Programming for Stevie’s radio station KJLH, in Los Angeles for a short period of time and he had some of the best of times. Well it looks like he’s still having the best of times as he […]