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Intimate Robinson is back on Motown — which probably accounts for the high comfort level. From the loping stride of ''Sleepin' In'' to the jazzy...IntimateR&B Robinson is back on Motown — which probably accounts for the high comfort level. From the loping stride of ''Sleepin' In'' to the jazzy...1999-10-22
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Intimate

Genre: R&B; Lead Performer: Smokey Robinson

Robinson is back on Motown — which probably accounts for the high comfort level. From the loping stride of ”Sleepin’ In” to the jazzy inflections of the title song, Intimate is an unstrained collection of old-fashioned soul ballads. His metaphors could be sharper, but the melodies are classic Smokey. And his tremulous falsetto still thrills. B