logo
GettyImages
GettyImages

Smokey Robinson's Ex Claudette Shares Photos of Their Beautiful Daughter Tamla on Her Birthday

Stephen Thompson
Dec 16, 2020
09:06 A.M.

American singer Smokey Robinson's ex-wife, Claudette Rogers Robinson, paid tribute to their daughter Tamla Robinson as she celebrated her 49th birthday.

Advertisement

Smokey Robinson's ex-wife and Motown Records' first lady, Claudette Robinson, had every reason to celebrate as her loving daughter Tamla Robinson turned 49 on Tuesday.

The proud mom took to her Instagram page to share several pictures of herself and Tamla, showing their striking resemblance and incredible beauty.

Smokey Robinson attends the Celebrity Fight Night's Founders Club Dinner on March 9, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. | Photo: Getty Images

Smokey Robinson attends the Celebrity Fight Night's Founders Club Dinner on March 9, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. | Photo: Getty Images

In the caption to her post, Claudette wished Tamla a happy birthday and described her as a gorgeous, loving, smart, and thoughtful daughter. She also said Tamla is one of her greatest blessings.

Claudette's band, The Miracles by Claudette, also wished Tamla a happy birthday in three separate posts. In one of the posts, they shared a beautiful picture of the celebrant and her father, captioning it:

Advertisement

"Celebrating Smokey and Claudette Robinson's gorgeous daughter Tamla today!!! Wishing @indigobloo a very miraculous Birthday ??"

Advertisement

The post's caption ended with the band praying that Tamla would be gifted with life's biggest joys and never-ending bliss. In a second post, the band shared a picture of Tamla and wished her a day filled with happiness and a year filled with joy.

A third post showed a picture of Claudette, Tamla, and Tamla's daughter, Lyric, posing side by side, showing an incredible resemblance spanning three generations.

The legendary singer found himself in the news recently when his wrong pronunciation of the Jewish word, "Chanukah"...went viral on social media

Advertisement

Claudette and her former husband Smokey were members of Motown Records' The Miracles, with the latter being the vocal group's frontman. They married in 1959 and share a son, Berry Robinson, and daughter, Tamla.

Smokey filed for legal separation from Claudette after he discovered he had a child outside their marriage. He later filed for a divorce, which was finalized in 1986.

Advertisement

Following their divorce, the former couple also had legal battles over song rights though they later reached an agreement in principle to settle their dispute.

Smokey has lived an inspiring life and reflected on it in a chat with Closer Weekly, telling the online publication that if he had the chance to advise his younger self, he would tell him not to rush life but take things slow.

Advertisement

Smokey is a proud father of six beautiful daughters and cherishes his relationship with all of them. In 2017, he announced an annual holiday, Father-Daughter Day, which is held on the second Sunday of October.

The legendary singer found himself in the news recently when his wrong pronunciation of the Jewish word, "Chanukah," for a woman who used to live in the streets of Detroit, went viral on social media.

Jeff Jacobson wanted Smokey to greet his mom via Cameo as a gift for her. Robinson gladly obliged and wished the woman a happy Chanukah, pronouncing the word as "Cha-noo-ka" instead of "Hanukkah" and sparking funny reactions on Twitter.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Robert De Niro Looks ‘Pissed’ in ‘Awkward’ Red Carpet Photo Session with Leonardo DiCaprio at Gotham Awards

November 28, 2023

Tanya Boniface Is Peabo Bryson’s Wife Who Is Also a Musician

December 18, 2023

Celine Dion's Niece Tragically Died on Her Way Home after Realizing She Forgot Her Wallet: Details

January 24, 2024

Caitlyn Melissa Murray Is Sean Murray's Daughter Who Co-starred with Him in 'NCIS'

January 12, 2024

Chudney Ross' Husband Joshua Faulkner Joked That She 'Petted' Him on Their First Date

November 07, 2023

Celine Dion's Fans Think She Gained Weight & Her Face Looked 'Puffy' at the Grammys – Tragedies She Has Faced

February 05, 2024

Jennifer Grey Was Married to Clark Gregg for 19 Years and Share a Child — She Cried When They Separated

November 25, 2023

Elvis Presley's Late Daughter Looks 'So Like a Young Elvis' with His 'Deep Eyes' in Never-Before-Seen Photo

February 02, 2024

Kim Delaney's 3rd Husband's Identity Is Kept Under Wraps - Facts About Her Marriages and 1 Engagement

November 10, 2023

Presley Tanita Tucker Is Tanya Tucker's Daughter Who Is Also a Musician

November 28, 2023

Parents Leave Daughter with Neighbor, Return to Find Both Mysteriously Vanished – Story of the Day

December 12, 2023

John Candy’s Lookalike Daughter Celebrates 44th Birthday & ‘Father Shines Through’ in Her Smile in a Pic

February 08, 2024

John Candy’s Lookalike Daughter Celebrates 44th Birthday & ‘Father Shines Through’ in Her Smile in a Pic

February 05, 2024

Shana Render, Killer Mike's Wife, Is a Self-Named Entrepreneur & Real Estate Investor

November 12, 2023