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Born Kennedy William Gordy, Rockwell is the son of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy. He changed his name so as to avoid charges of nepotism, wanting to make it in the music business on his talent alone, and he signed to Motown as a solo artist without his father's knowledge. His first single, "Somebody's Watching Me," which featured backing vocals from both Michael and Jermaine Jackson, was released in 1983, shot into the Top Ten, peaked at number two on Billboard's Hot 100, and went gold. His identity was eventually revealed. This, however, was his peak of success. The follow-up single, "Obscene Phone Caller," fizzled. Neither Captured (1985) nor The Genie (1986) fared well commercially, and Rockwell subsequently left the industry. ~ Steve Huey
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Stations Featuring
Rockwell

    1-Hit Wonders

    1-Hit Wonders
    1 song

    Halloween

    Halloween
    1 song

    Awesome '80s

    Awesome '80s
    1 song

    Classic Hits

    Classic Hits
    1 song

Albums by
Rockwell

Top Songs by
Rockwell

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Somebody's Watching Me
  3.   In a Dream
  4.   Time heals nothing
  5.   Peeping Tom
  6.   Breakfast in heaven
  7.   Cry when you fall
  8.   Hidden track
  9.   Perfect design
  10.   Pictures of humanity
  11.   Save human project
  12.   Harm vs response
  13.   Constant and sharp
  14.   Timeless hope
  15.   Anthropogenic frontage
  16.   Cruel men animal
  17.   Hibakusha

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