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'Dream' remains atop the U.S. album chart

'Dream' remains atop the U.S. album chart

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Susan Boyle's "I Dreamed a Dream" is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart for a fourth consecutive week, Billboard.com reported Wednesday.
M.I.A., Smokey, Diamond join Grammys

M.I.A., Smokey, Diamond join Grammys

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- M.I.A., Neil Diamond and Smokey Robinson have agreed to perform at the upcoming 51st annual Grammy Awards show in Los Angeles.
T.I.'s 'Trail' No. 1 on U.S. album chart

T.I.'s 'Trail' No. 1 on U.S. album chart

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- T.I.'s "Paper Trail" is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart this week, Billboard.com reported Wednesday.
Blige, Thicke to start 'Love-Soul' tour

Blige, Thicke to start 'Love-Soul' tour

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Recording stars Mary J. Blige and Robin Thicke are to kick off their "Love-Soul Tour" later this month in Virginia Beach, Va., Interscope Records said.

Daughtry, Rascal Flatts win AMAs

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Daughtry and Rascal Flatts won the first two prizes at the 2007 American Music Awards show in Los Angeles Sunday.

Stars line up for MLK Jr. 'Dream' concert

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Dozens of U.S. luminaries are planning to participate in an upcoming New York concert honoring the memory of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Timberlake named 'Male Artist of the Year'

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Justin Timberlake Sunday was named "Male Artist of the Year" at the MTV Video Music Awards in Las Vegas.

'Dream Concert' features all-star line-up

NEW YORK, June 22 (UPI) -- Music icons Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Carlos Santana will perform in a fundraising concert for the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington.

'Idol' McPhee just a 'C'

MAPLEWOOD, Minn., May 25 (UPI) -- "American Idol" alum Katherine McPhee earned only a "C" for her work at a Minneapolis-area nightclub.

Beyonce grabs six BET nominations

HOLLYWOOD, May 16 (UPI) -- With six nominations, singer-actress Beyonce led all Black Entertainment Television Awards nominees announced Wednesday in Hollywood.

Notorious B.I.G. at No. 1 posthumously

NEW YORK, March 14 (UPI) -- The late Notorious B.I.G.'s "Greatest Hits" debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, leading five debut albums in the chart's top 10. The release is Notorious B.I.G.'s third chart-topper and second posthumously. The rapper, born Christopher Wallace, was gun

Daughtry debut album moves back to No. 1

NEW YORK, March 7 (UPI) -- Daughtry's self-titled debut album reclaimed the No. 1 spot for a second non-consecutive week on The Billboard 200.

'Not Too Late' still Billboard 200's No. 1

NEW YORK, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- "Not Too Late" by Norah Jones remained atop the Billboard 200 for the third, non-consecutive week. Jones' release becomes the first album to claim the No. 1 spot for three weeks since the "Now 22" compilation last summer.

Norah Jones' album moves back to No. 1

NEW YORK, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Norah Jones' "Not Too Late" moved back into the top spot on the Billboard 200 for the second time in three weeks.

Fall Out Boy debuts on top of album chart

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Fall Out Boy, its single rooted at No. 2 on Billboard's Hot 100, scored its first No. 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart with the "Infinity on High" debut. The album sold 260,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Norah Jones' "Not
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Actress Paula Patton, a cast member in the motion picture comedy "Swing Vote", attend the premiere of the film with her husband Robin Thicke at El Capitan Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on July 24, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
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Robin Charles Thicke (English pronunciation: /θɪk/; born March 10, 1977) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, composer, and occasional actor. Thicke's albums are noted for their feature of a predominately R&B sound.

Robin was born March 10, 1977 to Canadian actor Alan Thicke and his first wife, Days of Our Lives actress and singer Gloria Loring. They divorced when he was seven. Throughout his childhood, he would be exposed to music by Bruce Springsteen courtesy of his father, as well as Luther Vandross and Whitney Houston courtesy of his mother.

Before his days as a singer-songwriter, Thicke had written songs for 3T's "Sexual Attention" (from 1995's Brotherhood, which Thicke shares co-writing credit with one half of The Underdogs, Damon Thomas), Color Me Badd's "Sexual Capacity" off the groups 1996 album, Now & Forever. Brownstone's "Around You" (from 1997's Still Climbing) and collaborated with Jordan Knight, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis on several songs in Knight's 1999 album Jordan Knight. As an artist, he recorded and performed solely under his surname, Thicke. He would continue to do so until 2005.

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