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Tori Kelly & Robin Thicke Pay Tribute to Smokey Robinson at BET Awards 2015! (Video)

Tori Kelly and Robin Thicke sandwich in the legendary Smokey Robinson on stage at the 2015 BET Awards on Sunday (June 28) at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

The two music stars paid tribute to the legendary singer along with Ne-Yo that evening.

Tori kicked off the seven-minute tribute by performing the song “Who’s Lovin’ You” and then Robin segued into “Ooh Baby, Baby.” Ne-Yo brought the house down at the end with “The Tears of a Clown.”

Smokey was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the show and he definitely seemed to enjoy the tribute.

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Mary J Blige Brings Down the House with JC Chasez at Pre-Grammy Party

Mary J Blige stuns in an orange dress at the Pre-Grammy Gala and Salute To Industry Icons honoring Martin Bandier at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday evening (February 7) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 44-year-old singer hit the stage with Smokey Robinson and JC Chasez to perform during the big night.

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Natasha Bedingfield, Sheryl Crow, and Gladys Knight also made an appearance at the event.

FYI: Mary is wearing a Michael Kors dress.

10+ pictures of Mary J Blige, JC Chasez, and more partying it up the night before the award show… More Here! »

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Angela Bassett Makes Her Directorial Debut with 'Whitney'

Angela Bassett shows off her toned abs in a crop top at the premiere of Lifetime’s Whitney at The Paley Center for Media on Tuesday evening (January 6) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 56-year-old director of the TV movie was joined at the event by stars Yaya DaCosta, Yolonda Ross, Arlen Escarpeta, and Suzzanne Douglas along with Niecy Nash, Smokey Robinson, Deborah Cox, Magic Johnson, and David Foster.

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Though she skipped pictures, Angela‘s American Horror Story co-star Gabourey Sidibe came out to show her support.

“Went to an early screening of #Whitney last night. It was dope! I’m so excited for .@ImAngelaBassett directorial debut!” Gabourey tweeted.

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Smokey Robinson Recruits Miguel, Aloe Blacc & JC Chasez for 'My Girl' Cover! (Exclusive Premiere)

Smokey Robinson recruited the help of his friends Miguel, Aloe Blacc, and JC Chasez for a new version of the song “My Girl,” provided exclusively for a premiere on JustJared.com!

The song was written by Smokey back in the 1960s and originally recorded by The Temptations. This new version will be featured on the legendary singer’s upcoming duets album Smokey & Friends, out in stores and iTunes on August 19.

John Mayer is also featured on the song playing guitar!

The full album will launch next week via iTunes Radio and Smokey will be appearing on a bunch of television programs this month so look out for a lot more of him!

WHAT DO YOU THINK of Smokey Robinson’s new version of “My Girl”?

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Smokey Robinson & Elton John Collaborate on Duets Album 'Smokey & Friends'!

Smokey Robinson is working with Elton John on his upcoming album Smokey & Friends, which hits stores in September!

Elton will harmonize with Smokey on two tracks, which were originally released in 1965.

“So great and direct; so simple and heartfelt. I think Bob Dylan described him as America’s greatest poet. He [Robinson] says things in five words that people take a whole page to say,” Elton recently shared about Smokey. Watch the video below!

In case you didn’t know, the duets album will be produced by former American Idol judge Randy Jackson. Pre-order the album now!


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Steven Tyler Sings to Smokey Robinson at Grammys 2014!

Steven Tyler wraps his arms around Smokey Robinson while hitting the red carpet at the 2014 Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on Sunday (January 26) in Los Angeles.

Before presenting an award, the 56-year-old rocker was spotted singing a surprising rendition of “You Really Got A Hold On Me” to Smokey.

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Steven and Smokey presented the award for Best Record of the Year to Daft Punk for their hit song “Get Lucky.” The group beat out popular acts, such as Lorde, Robin Thicke, and Bruno Mars.

15+ pictures inside of Steven Tyler and Smokey Robinson attending the Grammys… More Here! »

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Rihanna & Halle Berry: NAACP Image Award Nominees!

Rihanna, Halle Berry, and Willow Smith have been nominated for a NAACP Image Award!

Tyler Perry led the pack with 19 nods, including two best film nominations for Why Did I Get Married Too? and For Colored Girls.

Janet Jackson, Zoe Saldana, Justin Timberlake, and Denzel Washington were also nominated in film categories.

For music, Nicki Minaj and Bruno Mars are up for Outstanding New Artist with Willow, while Jay-Z, Kanye West, Rihanna, Beyonce, and Mary J. Blige also scored nominations.

Check out the complete list of nominations at here. The 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards airs live March 4 at 8 p.m. on Fox!

Also pictured inside: 50 Cent announcing the nominees at a press conference on Wednesday (January 12) in Beverly Hills with For Colored Girls star Kimberly Elise and Smokey Robinson.

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