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Smokey's Family Robinson

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Download links and information about Smokey's Family Robinson by Smokey Robinson. This album was released in 1976 and it belongs to Hip Hop/R&B, Soul genres. It contains 8 tracks with total duration of 35:53 minutes.

Artist: Smokey Robinson
Release date: 1976
Genre: Hip Hop/R&B, Soul
Tracks: 8
Duration: 35:53
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. When You Came 5:24
2. Get Out of Town 4:48
3. Do Like I Do 4:41
4. Open 3:50
5. So In Love 4:42
6. Like Nobody Can 4:12
7. Castles Made of Sand 4:49
8. An Old Fashioned Man (featuring William Goldstein) 3:27

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Smokey Robinson sets up groove-based arrangements that take their tone from Sonny Burke's electric piano rhythms, but his own personal songwriting stamp often gives way to the percolating funk, notably on the single "Open" (#10 R&B, #81 Pop), which attempts to do what Marvin Gaye did the following year with "Got to Give It Up," but, with its prominent "backup" vocals, only succeeds in confusing the listener. The second side is more ballad-oriented, but there are no great songs even when the focus is on the singer.