Legendary singer-songwriter, record producer and co-founder of Motown Records, Smokey Robinson, will return to the Fox Theatre stage on Saturday, January 26. He is best known for his top hit singles with the Miracles, such as “Shop Around,” “You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me” and “I Second That Emotion” as well as his most successful solo album, “A Quiet Storm,” which yielded three hit singles.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, October 12 at 10 a.m. at FoxTheatre.org, the Fox Theatre Ticket Office, and 855-285-8499. Ticket prices start at $55.50, plus applicable fees. Single-event access to the Marquee Club presented by Lexus will be available for purchase on top of your show ticket. Marquee Club passes are $65 per person and include an enhanced pre-show through post-show experience with complimentary food and non-alcoholic beverages.
William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. (born February 19, 1940) is an American R&B and soul singer and songwriter. Robinson is noted for being one of the primary figures associated with the Motown record label, second only to the company's founder, Berry Gordy. As both a member of Motown group The Miracles and a solo artist, Robinson recorded seventy Top 40 hits for Motown between 1959 and 1990, and also served as the company's Vice President from 1961 to 1988.