8/2/15-Smokey Robinson: Music Master!

8/2/15-Smokey Robinson: Music Master!

Smokey Robinson has been selected as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 20th Music Master. Robinson's career and music will be honored during a series of events in Cleveland between November 2 and 7 ...

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7/21/14-Motown 25th!

7/21/14-Motown 25th!

There has been no official announcement, but it appears that the TV special Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever may be coming to DVD. The major clue is two new Amazon listings, one for a one-DVD/150 ...

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6/24/14-Diana Ross Performance

6/24/14-Diana Ross Performance

Diana Ross is supposedly performing the day her son Evan marries Ashlee Simpson. The music icon is mother to the 25-year-old "Hunger Games" actor, who became engaged to Ashlee in January. And according to ...

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1/26/14-Smokey Robinson’s latest award!

1/26/14-Smokey Robinson’s latest award!

Smokey Robinson, the Motown songwriting legend, has been awarded the Music For Life Award by NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) during their annual convention, currently going on in Anaheim, ...

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7/19/12 – Motown coming to Broadway!

7/19/12 – Motown coming to Broadway!

The story of Motown is coming to Broadway with a book by Berry Gordy and the music that made Detroit famous. Gordy is the focal point for the show which is being produced by Berry, Kevin McCollum (Rent, In ...

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10/5/11 – Miracles guitarist passes away

10/5/11 – Miracles guitarist passes away

Marv Tarplin, the Motown guitarist and songwriter behind Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, died on Friday at his home in Las Vegas at the age of 70. His cause of death has not yet been determined. Tarplin ...

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