Robert E. Person

Robert E. Person

 Washington, D. C., Washington, D.C., USA
SoloJazzGospel

“Stunning,” “flawless” and “moving” are just a few of the words that have been used to describe the crystal-clear vocals of Robert E. Person. With his exquisitely trained voice and effortlessly controlled vocal technique, Robert E. Person is continuing to build his repertoire, fan base and artistic persona as "The Inspirational Jazz Vocalist Extraordinaire."

Biography

Billboard-charting jazz vocalist Robert E. Person has become one of Jazz and Gospel music's most quintessential singers. His extraordinary vocal control, his definitive and polished stage presence and his gorgeous tenor tone have given the Washington, DC native an undeniable reputable artistic presence in music and performing arts.   

Robert honed his musical gift at the prestigious Morehouse College—where he held membership in the world renowned Morehouse College Glee Club—as well as at the University of the District of Columbia. The recent three-time 2016 Rhythm of Gospel Awards recipient has a shelf full of independent music awards for his vocal performances of classics like "Someday We'll All Be Free," "Great Is Thy Faithfulness" and his original works "God Has A Plan," "Clap Your Hands" and "Testify."  

Continuing to expand his musical brand, Robert has joined the league of on air personalities with his own radio show SOULFUL SESSIONS with ROBERT E. PERSON. This show highlights new and independent artists in Gospel (Traditional, Contemporary and Praise & Worship) and Inspirational and Contemporary Jazz. www.soulfulsessionsradio.com 

After releasing an impressive and award winning catalog of indie Gospel albums, Robert just released his first Jazz album CLASSIC COVERS on June 1, 2018. This EP blends Robert’s stunning vocals with beautifully arranged Jazz, Sacred & Classical music. These 5 extraordinary cover tunes are selected from the great American songbook. 

Discography

I Give You Praise feat. Richard Smallwood (Single), 2017

Let My People Live (Single), 2017

Love Divine, 2015

Carol of the Drum (Christmas Single), 2012

Soul Sanctuary, 2011

Next Level, 2007

The Call, 2004