Vanity 6 was a relative success, and they toured with Prince and performed sexy songs in lingeree. While touring, Prince was also embarking on a film project that eventually became the huge smash Purple Rain. Vanity was to originally star as his love interest, and the character was based on her. Due to money, drugs, infidelity and filming issues, Vanity decided to leave the Prince camp for a solo career, and was replaced in the film and group by Apollonia. She ditched plans to star in the film Lambada and record another album to dedicate her life to God, becoming an evangelist for Pure Heart Ministries. She has been in the process of releasing a book, Blame It On Vanity, for several years, which is said to describe her life before, during and after her existence as "Vanity".
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Smokey is the debut studio album by American soul singer, songwriter, and producer Smokey Robinson. It was released on June 19, 1973, by Tamla Records and was Robinson's first solo record after his departure from The Miracles. The album featured the single "Sweet Harmony", which was his tribute to his former singing partners in the Miracles: Bobby Rogers, Pete Moore and Ronnie White. Smokey was arranged by Dave Blumberg, Gene Page and Willie Hutch
Smokey Robinson Does Smokey Robinson have anything left to prove? Hard to believe, but ye. Cast: Performers: Smokey Robinson (Karri Benoit, Robert Bowles, Harold "Tony" Lewis, Gary Foote, James Pappas, S'Von Ringo, Serena Henry, Tracie Burton, Linda Cevallos French, Kenneth Gioffre, Amon Bourne); Lizz Wright (Nicholas Damato, Kenny Banks, Jano Rix, Robin Macatangay, Marvin Sewell). Vivendi in Talks With Tencent About Universal Music Sale (Report).
When people ask music legend Smokey Robinson what his plans are this Christmas, his answer is simple - to kickback and spend time with his grandchildren and family. Robinson, one of America’s most prolific and iconic songwriters, has had a busy year. The 77-year-old released Christmas Everyday, his first-ever solo holiday album in November, and performed the title track at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Christmas Everyday by Smokey Robinson.
Soul legend Smokey Robinson is preparing to release his first album, "Food for the Spirit. The nine-song set will be released March 30 on Minneapolis-based gospel label Liquid 8 Records. Robinson composed each of the songs on "Food for the Spirit," including single contenders "Let Your Light Shine," "Road to Damascus" and "Gang Bangin'. Videos for each of those tracks were recently shot in Los Angeles. The album was produced by Michael Stokes
In This Photo: Smokey Robinson, Frances Glandney. Frances Glandney (L) and recording artist Smokey Robinson attend the 2017 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 26, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. Feb. 25, 2017 - Source: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images North America) more pics from this album . Smokey Robinson Photostream Frances Glandney Photostream.
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- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
- Distributed By – MCA Distributing, Inc.
NotesEach side is around 18 minutes long.
"Open End Interview"
Cover: "For Radio Only / Not For Sale"
Labels "For Promotional Use Only / Not For Sale"
A-Side cover title: "Vanity Reveals!"
B-Side cover title: "Smokey Talks!"
A-Side label: "Vanity Interview 1-35"
B-Side label: "Smokey Robinson Interview 1-27"
(P) 1986 Motown Record Corporation
Distributed in the United States by MCA Distributing, Inc.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A-Side Label): PR179A
- Matrix / Runout (B-Side Label): PR179B