Smokey Robinson was a legendary American singer, songwriter, and record producer, perhaps best known as the founder and frontman of the Motown group The Miracles. Throughout his illustrious career, Robinson released over a dozen albums that showcased his incredible vocal abilities and unique songwriting style. Here, we take a closer look at some of his most iconic album covers.
Released in 1987, One Heartbeat was Smokey Robinson’s seventeenth studio album, and his first after a five-year hiatus from music. The album was a commercial success, reaching number 53 on the US Billboard 200 chart, and garnering a lot of critical praise along the way.
Another standout album in Smokey Robinson’s career, Warm Thoughts showcased Robinson’s mature and refined musical style. Released in 1980, the album was a commercial hit in both the US and UK, and featured some of Robinson’s most beloved songs.
A Pocket Full Of Miracles
A Pocket Full Of Miracles was the eleventh studio album by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, and was released in 1970. The album was a commercial and critical success, and featured some of the group’s most iconic songs, including “The Tears Of A Clown”.