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Claudette Robinson, ex wife of Motown great Smokey Robinson, alleges not only is she entitled to 50 percent of his compositions, but that her ex-husband has breached fiduciary duty. The ex-Mrs Robinson’s claim is in response to a claim originated by a lawsuit filed by her former husband in March seeking declaratory relief that he wouldn’t […]

Motown great, Smokey Robinson wants to have a long talk with Justin Bieber to lecture him on the importance of trying to be a good role model to his young fans. Bieber, 20, has been in a downward spiral in recent months following a number of legal troubles, including a DUI arrest in Florida. By, […]

For nearly 50 years, Maxine Powell served as a mentor to Motown’s greatest hit music stars: The Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Diana…

In honor of Smokey Robinson‘s seventy-third birthday the TJMS pays tribute to the musical legend.

Smokey Robinson is the person R. Kelly cites as the inspiration for his song “Fool For You.” Find out what else R. Kelly shares about…

According to Rolling Stone Magazine, back-up groups for six first-generation stars are being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  The groups, the Famous Flames (James Brown), the Midnighters (Hank Ballard) the Miracles (Smokey Robinson), The Comets (Bill Haley), the Crickets (Buddy Holly), and the Blue Caps (Gene Vincent) will be honored at […]

Among the names mentioned for possible roles in the Franklin biopic were Nia Long, Kerry Washington, Blair Underwood, Terrence, Howard Denzel Washington and Halle Berry, but Jennifer Hudson has not been mention as one of the possible women in the movie.  What’s up with that?  Read More:

Smokey Robinson has teamed up with the tailor of late boxing icon Joe Frazier to launch a new clothing line in 2012. James Andrew, who has dressed R&B’s biggest stars for years, has been working closely with Robinson in recent months, and their suit, shirt and golfwear designs – the Smokey Robinson Collection – will […]