Born on March 10, 1977, in Los Angeles, California, Robin Thicke followed in the tradition of his entertainment parents (Gloria Loring and Alan Thicke) and pursued a singing career. He had a major hit with "Lost Without U" from his 2006 platinum albumThe Evolution of Robin Thicke. Other albums have includedSomething Else, Sex Therapy and Love After War. Thicke is married to actress Paula Patton.
"At 7 years old, I was listening to Michael Jackson and Prince; Van Halen and Poison. I didn't relate to the loud and long hair as much as I did the soulfulness."
– Robin Thicke