Robin Thicke was born in Los Angeles on March 10, 1977, to actress Gloria Loring and entertainer Alan Thicke. He showed an early interest in music and began playing piano at the age of twelve as a way to express himself.
He could play any music he heard on the radio by the age of fourteen. Thicke signed a deal with Interscope Records three years later, and despite having no formal training, he began professionally writing and producing music for recording artists such as Brandy, Brian McKnight, Usher, Mary J. Blige, Michael Jackson, and Christina Aguilera.
Robin Thicke grew up in an entertainer’s family. Alan Thicke, his late father, was the star of the hit show Growing Pains. Gloria Loring, his mother, appeared on the daytime drama Days of Our Lives. Brennan, his older brother, was a voiceover actor. Thicke began his singing career after appearing in minor roles on The Wonder Years, The New Lassie, and a few episodes of Growing Pains.
The singer was married to actress Paula Patton for ten years and they were married for 21 years. Patton divorced in 2014, citing irreconcilable differences. Patton and Thicke first met when they were teenagers. She once made a joke with E! The high school sweethearts first met each other in a Hollywood dance club in 1991, when she was 15 and he was 14 years old. According to E! News, Patton stated that Thicke asked her to dance and “the rest is history.” News.
Robin Thicke’s net worth and sources of income
Product endorsements are one of the ways Thicke earns money. Thicke collaborated with 1-800-Flowers while his relationship with Patton was on the rocks. The flower company collaborated with Thicke on a promotion centered on the theme of buying flowers to persuade an ex to return. The “Get Her Back” bouquet, which cost a whopping $350, was one of the featured bouquets. According to Today, the 100 premium long-stem roses came with a free download of Thicke’s album.
The musician amassed his fortune through touring, album sales, and product endorsements. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Robin Thicke has a net worth of $15 million.