Donnie Simpson may have been on D.C. radio for 40 years but his roots go back to his hometown Detroit. Through those very roots grew a friendship between Simpson and legendary singer/songwriter Smokey Robinson. The duo reconnect during Donnie’s 40th DC Radio Anniversary and talk about the good times. Related: Donnie Simpson Tells Frankie Beverly A […]

You made it to the half way mark of the week and that deserves a mini-celebration. Tune in to #LoveAndRnB at 8pm for what we call the Wednesday Night Mini Concert! Each Wednesday we bring you a playlist of an R&B GREAT like D’Angelo (last week) or Rick James (previous week). In celebration of his […]

One of the things I love most about hosting Midday’s on Majic 102.3 is the opportunity to talk to some of our greatest living treasures. Smokey Robinson called me today and made me so happy. He has a new project called “Smokey & Friends” with some of your favorite singers doing their favorite Smokey song. […]

Smokey Robinson’s voice needs no accompaniment but on his latest release, he decided to invite a few friends along anyway. Smokey and Friends is out…


June doesn’t only mark the beginning of summer, but marks nonstop tours from your favorite artists! This time of year is the highly anticipated Black…

Don’t miss BET Honors on Monday, February 24th at 9pm on BET.  Lifestyled With April Watts will have exclusive red carpet interviews on The 2014 BET Honors was filmed at the historic Warner Theater in Washington, DC.  Here are some exclusive photos of the honorees and other celebrities.  Photos by Aaron J of […]


For nearly 50 years, Maxine Powell served as a mentor to Motown’s greatest hit music stars: The Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Diana…

Jennifer Hudson,  Tamar Braxton, and Smokey Robinson have been picked to perform at the 2013 Soul Train Awards which will be filmed at the New Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Nov. 8. The event will premiere on Dec. 1 at 8 p.m. ET and will also include performances by K. Michelle, Wale, Kem, Chrisette Michelle, Eric Benét, […]


In honor of Smokey Robinson‘s seventy-third birthday the TJMS pays tribute to the musical legend.