Smokey Robinson - (20/100) Born February 19th, 1940 Key Tracks "The Tracks of My Tears," "You've Really Got a Hold on Me" (the Miracles), "Cruisin' " (solo) Influenced Al Green, Linda Ronstadt, Mick Jagger
The First Lady & First Daughters, Sasha, & Malia, attended the Kids’ Inaugural Concert at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The concert paid special tribute to military spouses & children, with appearances expected from Alicia Keys, John Legend, Katy Perry, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder & others. Mrs. Obama's white tunic appears to be the same Alexander McQueen piece that the first lady wore in 2011.
Smokey Robinson: "America's greatest living poet" said Bob Dylan. Smokey is the kid from Detroit who changed music forever and helped turn Motown Records into a global phenomenon. He is as important as Dylan, Lennon and McCartney.