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Motown Legend Smokey Robinson

  • Aired: 02/28/2011
  • 24:11
  • Rating: NR
Motown legend Smokey Robinson-out with a new CD, "Now and Then"-shares why Beethoven is one of his favorite composers of all time, discusses his recovery from drug addiction and offers advice to his "little brother" El DeBarge, who recently returned to rehab for his own addiction.
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Tavis talks with Motown legend Smokey Robinson.
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