Pick Of The Day: Smokey Robinson

One of the pioneers of the Motown sound, Robinson got his start as the front man for the R&B group The Miracles in 1955. In the early ’70s he embarked on a solo career that saw him score several hits. In 1987 he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Tonight and Friday Robinson is in town to play two shows at Casino Regina. Curtain both nights is at 8 p.m. and tickets are $90/$100.

To close, here’s video from 2011 of Robinson performing the song “Sara Smile” with Daryl Hall of Hall & Oates fame:

 

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