A Canadian, Robin Thicke is a soulful singer and the son of actor Alan Thicke (born Alan Jeffrey) and American singer, Gloria Loring (born Gloria Jean Goff).
Yes, she is born to a white mother and an African American father. We open that way because it is the answer to one the biggest questions of interest. According to several reports including ethnicelebs.com, Paula prefers not to be described as Bi-racial. She rather be identified as African American.
Patton talks about her ethnicity and her relationship with hubby Robin Thicke