Child Prodigy Extraordinaire

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Frank “Sugar Chile” Robinson is a living legend whose story everyone should know. I am personally grateful to finally learn about his life and work, now passing it along to others who may have yet to “meet” him.

 

 

Frank Robinson’s mind-blowing gifts and talents in music were not the whole of his repertoire. Frank also proved outstanding academic achievement when he graduated high school at the early age of 15. Education was his priority, and he went on to earn a college degree in psychology from Olivet College in Olivet, Michigan in 1960.

A more complete story of Frank “Sugar Chile” Robinson is found here:

Sugar Chile Robinson

 

The last known public performance by Mr. Robinson was aired on the radio when he was the featured artist showcasing four of his greatest hits.  The show was Dr. Boogie, a weekly broadcast from Belgium, carrying upbeat blues, boogie, groove, and zydeco music, for over 25 years.

 

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