Ed Robinson

Ed Robinson interview on Colourful Radio 23-August-2020

Good music is born out of a desire to tell a story to a wide range of listeners across all walks of life. With his drive and passion for music, International Reggae Artist and Producer, Ed Robinson is bringing reggae music to the world. 
Ed Robinson is a musical veteran and icon with a strong and deeply rooted musical background. With music as a priority and driving force in his life, the singer injects his brilliant musicality into every aspect of his life. Robinson began his musical career as a drummer in a school band and showed signs from a very early on of his intense musical talent. Over the years he found himself becoming a key player in many genres of music, including Reggae, Rock, Soul, Hip Hop and R&B. 
Robinson is a rare blend of an entertainer, songwriter, music producer, and invigorating performer. He has released over ten albums, each of which displays his immense talent and have helped him to top the reggae music charts throughout his career as an artist. As a producer, he has worked with some of the industry’s most well-known voices, including Dennis Brown, Richie Stephens, Buju Banton, Luciano, Maxi Priest, Super Cat, Snoop Dogg, and many others. Ed Robinson’s ability to seamlessly transition across various parts of the industry makes him an exceptional person to work with, listen to, and watch perform. Robinson consistently brings a high level of energy, dedication, and hard work to all his musical endeavors.  
With over 200 songs and twelve albums in his catalog, Robinson has emerged as one of the most highly sought-after reggae artists in the industry. He debuted his first album on the VP Records Label titled, “Once Again” in 1992 with the seminal “Knocking on Heaven’s Door.” He later signed a record deal with MCA Records in the early nineties. Following his deal with MCA Records, Robinson later released both “Sky is the Limit” in 2004 and “Solitude” in 2005 which included both classic tracks, “No More Mr. Lonely” and Dennis Brown’s staple “Ain’t That Lovin You.” In the year 2008, Robinson released the album “The Awakening,” both written and produced by Jerome Rhodd. Robinson later began working with the Push Broom Gang Label and released “Written in Stone” in 2011. This pivotal album includes major hits such as “Our Heroes”, “If I Follow My Heart”, and “Talking Blues”. Robinson’s track, “Our Heroes” hit mainstream radio stations, and satellite radio stations across the globe, including SiriusXM Radio. “On Covers”, an album where Robinson covers some of the music industry’s legends was released in 2014, also on the Pushbroom Gang Label. Both “Written in Stone” and “On Covers” were produced by Luciana Maneri. In the year 2014, Ed Robinson was working concurrently on releasing both “On Covers” and the “Tribute to John Holt”, which gave him the chance to pay homage to the late John Holt. This album was produced by Kemar “Flava” McGregor. The following year, Robinson released his eighth studio album “Yard Magic”.  The hit single, “Kool Off” sat at the top spot in the New York and Florida album charts in late 2015. Following this success, Ed Robinson released several tracks in 2016, including “Thinking of You” on the VPAL label and “The Blame Game” on the Pushbroom Gang label. In 2017, he produced a Dennis Brown tribute EP containing seven tracks. In addition, he recorded a track entitled “Baby I Will Be There” on Di Jugglin Vol 1 Various Artist Album for JTMC Muzik Label. In 2018, Robinson released “Glory and Praise” a stunning gospel album. Presently in 2019, he recorded two singles – one song on the Hush Riddim for JTMC Muzik label ” Go Live Your Life” and an acoustic version of “Suddenly” with both songs making waves across the world.
In addition to his brilliant catalogue of albums and singles, Ed Robinson has displayed an exceptional talent for performing and capturing the heart and soul of the music he sings. He has illustrated a unique ability to connect with his audience through his art. Robinson has performed across the globe, including iconic and thrilling performances at: Reggae Sunsplash in Jamaica, Beres Hammond and Friends Florida Tour, Germany Tour, Four Seasons Cruise with Freddie McGregor and Glen Washington, Caribbean Heritage Month,  Ziggy Marley and friends, Rebel Salute, St. Kitts Music Festival, Merritones Annual Event, Reggae In the Mountains, Caribbean Heritage Month, Red Stripe 100th Anniversary, Minnesota Carifest, Jamaica Day, NJ, Caribbean Cultural Fest, Macys Concert Series,  and Winter Jam.  
Currently and future years to come, the music industry and the world look forward to more groundbreaking music, performances and tours by Ed Robinson. Robinson has brought his music to a new level and has shared his love and passion for creating music for the world. 
Ed Robinson’s new album is ‘On Covers II’.
Ed Robinson taking music to Infinity and beyond.