Robert e. person
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. He is decorated with multiple independent music awards including the 2019 IRAA Award for Traditional Male Vocalist of the Year Award for his current album CLASSIC COVERS, three 2016 Rhythm of Gospel Awards, a 2014 DMV Christian Music Award, a 2012 Newsome Music Award, and a 2012 Gospel Blue M.I.C. Achievement Award.
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 is now heard across the globe on Saturdays from 2 to 4 pm (EST) on the Stellar Award-winning Internet Radio platform uGospel.com.
After releasing an impressive and award winning catalog of indie Gospel albums, Robert recently released his first Jazz album CLASSIC COVERS. 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.
His classical vocal training, passion, and gifting in Gospel music has set the foundation for Robert to build a solid and continually evolving career in music that flourishes across Gospel, Christian and Jazz genres reaching national and international audiences.