1. Son of two well-known celebrities
Robin Thicke is the son of two well-known celebrities, actor Alan Thicke and actress Gloria Loring. Alan Thicke is best known for his role as Jason Seaver on the ABC sitcom Growing Pains, while Gloria Loring is best remembered for her roles on Days of Our Lives and as the singing voice of the character Liz on the animated series The Bugs Bunny Show. Robin Thicke has certainly inherited his parents' talent, having achieved success as a singer, songwriter, and producer.
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2. Decade of Hits
Robin Thicke is a multi-talented artist who has been widely recognized for his work on some of the most popular albums of the past decade. He has contributed to Usher's 2004 album Confessions, which sold over 10 million copies worldwide, and Lil Wayne's 2008 album Tha Carter III, which won a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. Thicke's work on these albums has been praised for its creativity and innovation, and has helped to cement his place as one of the most sought-after producers in the music industry.
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3. Acclaimed Collaborator.
Robin Thicke is an acclaimed singer-songwriter who has collaborated with some of the biggest names in the music industry, including Christina Aguilera, Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Hudson, Usher, and Mary J. Blige. His work has been praised for its soulful, R&B-infused sound, and he has achieved success with a number of chart-topping singles, including "Blurred Lines" and "Lost Without U". Thicke's collaborations with these artists have resulted in some of the most memorable songs of the past decade, and have helped to cement his place as one of the most successful and influential artists of his generation.
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4. Multi-talented entertainer Robin Thicke joins ABC show Duets
Robin Thicke is a multi-talented entertainer who has made a name for himself in the music industry. He is a singer, songwriter, and producer, and has released several successful albums. In addition to his music career, Thicke has also served as a mentor and judge on the ABC show Duets. On the show, he worked with aspiring singers to help them hone their craft and reach their full potential. Thicke's experience and expertise in the music industry has made him a valuable asset to the show, and his presence has been a great addition to the show's panel of judges.
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5. 21-Year-Old Robin Thicke Already a Prodigy in the Music Industry
At the tender age of 21, Robin Thicke had already made a name for himself in the music industry, having written and produced songs for some of the biggest names in the business, including Pink, Marc Anthony and the legendary Michael Jackson. His impressive portfolio of work had already been featured on more than 20 albums, a remarkable feat for someone so young.
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6. YouTube bans "Blurred Lines," Thicke still a hit!
Robin Thicke's music video for "Blurred Lines" has been a massive success, despite being banned from YouTube due to its female nudity. The unrated version of the video has been viewed over 8 million times on Vevo, while the "clean" version has been viewed an astonishing 127 million times on YouTube. This goes to show that even with its controversial content, the video has still been widely accepted and appreciated by viewers.
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7. Dual Citizenship Perks
Robin Thicke is a dual citizen, holding both Canadian and United States citizenship. His Canadian citizenship was granted through his father, while his American citizenship was granted through his mother and by birth. This dual citizenship allows Thicke to travel freely between the two countries, and to take advantage of the benefits of both nations.
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8. Brennan Thicke: Voice Actor
Robin Thicke's older brother Brennan had quite the career in voice acting. He provided the voice of the title character in the Dennis the Menace cartoon series, which ran from 1986 to 1988, and was even joined by Canadian comedian Phil Hartman, who voiced several characters on the show. Additionally, Brennan lent his voice to the 1985-86 TV series M.A.S.K., where he voiced the character of Scott Trakker.
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9. Early TV appearances help launch his career
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, Robin Thicke made his mark on the small screen, appearing on two episodes of The Wonder Years in 1989 and two episodes of The New Lassie in 1990. His appearances on these two iconic shows helped to launch his career and cement his place in the entertainment industry.
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10. Robin Thicke's Acting Debut: "Abby in the Summer"
Robin Thicke is set to make his big screen acting debut in the upcoming movie Abby in the Summer, starring Jaime Pressley and Joey Lauren Adams. The movie follows Abby, a young woman who embarks on a journey of self-discovery during the summer before college. Thicke will play the role of Abby's love interest, a charming and charismatic musician. With an all-star cast and an intriguing story, Abby in the Summer is sure to be a hit.
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