Year of birth : 1955
Age: 60 years
Place of Birth : Detroit, USA
Citizenship : United States
The founder of the group "The Miracles" can be called a well-known musician and producer Smokey Robinson. Once he got the idea to organize your own team ,playing original music. He chose a direction do OPs. In the US, this style has become less common than rock `n` roll, yet the musicians got their fans and became known.
"The Miracles" The group was organized in 1955 in Detroit, USA. The main musical direction became do - OPs, soul and R & B.The founder of the group "The Miracles" can be called a well-known musician and producer Smokey Robinson. Once he got the idea to organize your own team, playing original music. He chose a direction do OPs. In the US, this style has become less common than rock `n` roll, yet the musicians got their fans and became known. The turning point in the development of the group "The Miracles" was the meeting with the producer Berry Gordy. He helped musicians to promote their creativity, established contacts with major record companies.
In the late 1960s the team became famous after the airing of their composition "Shop Around". The song is so pleased with the Americans ,that began to occupy leading positions in many prestigious music charts. Characteristic features of the band`s music in this period of creativity was particularly dynamic sound. They also stand out by the fact that periodically used gospelovym style, making his music more unusual and attractive. Over time, the work "The Miracles" began to attract more and more fans. In the late 1960s, Smokey Robinson began thinking about a solo career. So he started his own production activities. His first "projects" was the group "The Temptations" and singer Mary Wells. In later period of creativity "The Miracles" their music have become more romantic and gentle nature. Among the quiet compositions can highlight songs like "Ooo Baby Baby" and "The Tracks of My Tears". In the 1970s and 1980s this trend became superior to the collective work.In 1967, the group "The Miracles" was renamed "Smokey Robinson & the Miracles". Robinson has made no secret that in the near future is going to leave the team.
Among the group of albums can be distinguished : "Hi. .. We`re The Miracles", "Cookin` with The Miracles", "Going To A Go-Go", "Special Occasion", "The Fabulous Miracles", "City of Angels ""Do It Baby" and "One Dozen Roses".
Currently, the group consists of Bobby Roger, Claudette Robinson, Dave Finley, Tia Turner and Mark Scott. In 1983, the team was disbanded, but in 1993 the band decided to continue this project again. "The Miracles" The group is still very popular among fans of soul and R & B styles.