smokey robinson

*Smokey Robinson has been sued by his former lawyers over allegations he hasn’t paid the balance of an outstanding bill.

The 74-year-old Motown legend is the target of Los Angeles-based firm King Holmes Paterno & Berliner, who allege the crooner owes them $170,000).

Smokey’s rep says he refused to settle the bill because lawyers at the company negotiated agreements without Smokey’s permission.

He plans to countersue, reports TMZ.