‘Cruisin’ by Smokey Robinson – Classic Hit or Miss
“Cruisin’” is a 1979 single written, produced, and recorded by Smokey Robinson for Motown Records’ Tamla label. One of Robinson’s most successful singles outside of his work with The Miracles, “Cruisin’” was a Top 10 Billboard Pop hit, peaking at number four not only on the Billboard Hot 100, but on the soul chart as well. The song was co-written by fellow Miracle Marv Tarplin . “Cruisin’” was an even bigger hit in New Zealand, reaching No. 1 on that country’s chart. It is included on Robinson’s ninth studio album, Where There’s Smoke….