Most celebrities have had very difficult childhoods. In fact, most of them wonder just how the tables turned to their advantage. While for others it was good luck, others struggled to be where they are.
One of the stars who rose from grass to grace is Smokey Robinson. The popular musician was born into a poor family and was brought up by a generous elder sister and her husband after the death of his mother from a brain hemorrhage.
At school, Smokey Joe; as he was nicknamed by his uncle, stayed above average academically. While at Northern High School, the adolescent boy then was a very astute athlete, though his love for music was unquestionable as well. Continue reading Smokey Robinson’s Glory In Music