Smokey Robinson  American Singer

Current Status

Smokey Robinson dated Frances Robinson.


Smokey Robinson was previously married to Claudette Robinson (1959 - 1987).

He has also been in relationships with Diana Ross.

Smokey Robinson has 2 children, Barry Williams and Tamla Claudette.


Smokey Robinson is a 76 year old American Singer. Born William Robinson Jr. on 19th February, 1940 in Detroit, Michigan, USA, he is famous for My Girl in a career that spans 1955–present. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Smokey Robinson is a member of the following lists: Gospel singers from Detroit, Michigan, American male soap opera actors and Grammy Award-winning artists.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Smokey Robinson76 AquariusSinger
Frances Robinson-Spouse
Claudette Robinson73 VirgoSinger
Diana Ross72 AriesSinger


Barry Williams
Tamla Claudette


A Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White House2016Movie
July 4th Fireworks Spectacular with Smokey Robinson2015Movie
Thalians 56th Anniversary Gala2014Mr. Wonderful, HimselfMovie
Vanity Fair: Decades2013Movie
Heal the Land2008PerformerShort Film
Last Holiday2006Smokey RobinsonMovie
Higglytown Heroes2004Grocer HeroTV Show
Hollywood Homicide2003CabbieMovie
One on One2001Duane's FatherTV Show
Generations1989Linc Greer (1989)TV Show
The Billy Crystal Comedy Hour1982TV Show
Police Woman1974Sam JenningsTV Show
Police Story1973HawkinsTV Show
The Young and the Restless1973Smokey RobinsonTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (9)

colt1985Jan 2, 2013

scary looking dude but great on smokey!

JBellaAug 22, 2011

Great eyes. Love that song Cruise..

omarsclubFeb 17, 2011

musical legend

ChrisFeb 2, 2011

Trying to find a song that Smokey did on a flip side. "When the words in my heart get caught up in my throat"

kleemartiAug 3, 2010

Smokey dated Andrea Evans in the 1990`s

bootsybrownMar 2, 2009

alright smokey!

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William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American R&B/pop singer-songwriter, record producer, and former record executive. Robinson was the founder and front man of the Motown vocal group the Miracles, for which he also serve...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship27 yrs, 2 mths
Shortest Relationship27 yrs, 2 mths
Average Relationship Length9 yrs
First Name Smokey
Last Name Robinson
Full Name at Birth William Robinson Jr.
Age 76 years
Birthday 19th February, 1940
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, USA
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame My Girl
Music Genre (Text) R&b, Soul, Pop, Adult Contemporary, R&b, Soul, Pop
Music Genre R&B/Soul, R&B
Year(s) Active 1955–present
Music Style Soul, Urban, Motown, Quiet Storm, Smooth Soul, Pop/Rock, Early Pop/Rock, Early R&B
Music Mood Summery, Intimate, Poignant, Sweet, Sentimental, Smooth, Soothing, Earnest, Sophisticated, Stylish, Cheerful, Romantic, Warm, Carefree, Literate, Exuberant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Happy, Sensual, Calm/Peaceful, Gentle, Producer
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano, Piano
Record Label Motown, Universal, Sbk, Liquid 8, Robso, Sbk
Associated Acts The Miracles, The Temptations, Mary Wells, Marvin Gaye, The Marvelettes, Aretha Franklin, Joss Stone, The Supremes, Rick James, Timothy Bloom
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