Robin Thicke Gossip and Trivia

  • Robin Thicke is the son of actor Alan Thicke and vocalist Gloria Loring.
  • At the age of 16 he was signed to Interscope Records.
  • Robin Thicke Gossip NewsFor his debut album, “A Beautiful World” (2002), he went by the name Thicke.
  • Robin Thicke is good friends with R&B artist Usher Raymond.
  • Robin Thicke has an older brother, Brennan Thicke, and a younger half brother, Carter William.
  • Robin Thicke as worked with Pink, Usher Raymond, Mya, Michael Jackson, Marc Anthony, Christina Aguilera, Mary J. Blige, Lil’ Wayne, Gloria Loring and others.
  • Inspired by artists such as Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Prince, The Beatles, Jay Z and The Neptunes and such rock bands as The Killers and The White Stripes.
  • Robin Thicke is a Grammy-winning song writer.
  • Robin Thicke taught himself how to play the piano at the age of 12.
  • Stepson of Tanya Callau and Rene Lagler.
  • The first track of “A Beautiful World”, “Oh, Shooter”, was featured on Lil’ Wayne’s “Tha Carter II”.
  • His wife, Paula Patton, was featured on the cover of his debut album, “A Beautiful World”.
  • His wife, Paula Patton, appeared in his music video for the song “Brand New Jones”.
  • He was inspired to write the song “Shooter” after having witnessed an armed bank robbery.
  • His debut album, “A Beautiful World”, debuted on the Billboard Music Charts at #152, selling just over 59,000 copies.
  • His second album, “The Evolution of Robin Thicke”, debuted on the Billboard Music Charts at #45, selling 20,000 copies its first week.
  • Robin Thicke has 15 Platinum albums to his credit.
  • Robin Thicke is the first white artist in almost 20 years to top the U.S. R&B charts. The last person to do it was George Michael in 1988.
  • Nephew of Todd Thicke.
  • Robin Thicke and his wife, Paula Patton, became the parents of a son, Julian Fuego Thicke, of April 6, 2010 in Los Angeles.
  • Younger brother of actor Brennan Thicke.
  • He has English, Irish, Scottish, Norwegian, and Welsh ancestry.
  • Currently on tour with Keyshia Cole promoting his second album, The Evolution of Robin Thicke, set to be released in early summer of 2006. [April 2006]
  • Currently touring with John Legend. [November 2006]
  • Currently touring with India.Arie. [October 2006]
  • Set to release his third album, “Something Else,” in September 2008. [July 2008]
  • In 2014 he released an album called “Paula” – dedicated to Paula Patton in an effort to win her back after their separation.
  • Was voted by The End Violence Against Women Coalition as Sexist of the Year 2013.
  • Titled his 7th studio album “Paula”, named after Paula Patton. He wrote all songs on it after their break-up and was part of what Thicke saw as a very publicly attempt to win his wife back.
  • (October 3, 2014) Paula Patton filed for divorce following an 8-month-long separation. They announced their separation on February 24, 2014.

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