Jon-John Robinson

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Jon-John Robinson
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Background information
Birth name Jonathan Hillman Robinson
Born (1970-04-22) April 22, 1970 (age 45)
Origin Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres R&B, pop, hip-hop
Occupation(s) Producer, songwriter
Years active 1993–present
Website Box Car Digital

Jon-John Robinson (born Jonathan Hillman Robinson, April 22, 1970)[1] is an American record producer and song writer[2] who specializes in R&B, pop and hip-hop music.

Career[edit]

Jon-John is a two-time Grammy award-winning, multi-platinum producer.[3][4][5][6] He signed his first publishing/production deal with former wife of Babyface, Tracey Edmonds.[7] He has worked with many artists from TLC [3] to Diana Ross.[8]

Jon-John formed an independent record label company called Box Car Digital,[9] which mainly focuses on digital downloads. He signed hip-hop artist K. Jackson, who was a former member of teen R&B group 3rd Storee, and actor from the television series Everybody Hates Chris.[10] BoxCar Digital released K. Jackson's first mix tape Beach House,[11] and has released K. Jackson's first single Candy Man on iTunes.[12] Jon-John has also been involved with Film and Television producing theme music for comedian Bill Bellamy and his two of his comedy shows Crazy Sexy Dirty and Ladies Night Out.

Production discography[edit]

[13]

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US R&B UK
1994 "Can't Get Enough"
(El DeBarge)
137 24 Heart Mind & Soul
"Let's Do It Again"
(TLC)
2 3 23x Platinum Worldwide
[14](Grammy Award Winning Album)
CrazySexyCool
1995 "Soon As I Get Over"
(Boyz of Paradise)
Boys of Paradise
"I Wanna A Love Like That"
"Dance With Me"
(Tony Thompson)
99 17 Sexsational
"Keep It Right There"
"Gone"
(Diana Ross)
138 14 Take Me Higher
1996 "Inseparable Lovers"
"Time To End The Story"
(AZ Yet)
60 18 AZ Yet
"How Could You"
(K-Ci & JoJo)
85 37 BulletProof
(Original Soundtrack)
1997 "How Could You"
(K-Ci & JoJo)
6 2 3x Platinum Love Always
"Don't Say"[15]
"Love Hurts"
(Jon B)
33 5 Platinum Cool Relax
"Can't Let Go"
"Infatuation"
(Luarnea)
80 Betta Listen
"No More Fighting"
"Anything For Your Love"
"Nothing Compares"
(Tevin Campbell)
(Jon B)
(Az Yet)
185 26 Steel
(Original Soundtrack)
1998 "I Wasn't with It"
(Jesse Powell)
63 15 Gold Bout It
"Eastside Girl"
"You're My Everything"
(Myron)
156 38 Destiny
"What I've Been Missin"
(Changing Faces)
39 6 Hav Plenty
(Original Soundtrack)
"So Young"
(Tamia)
(Japan Release)
185 26 Platinum Tamia
1999 "Guess I Was A Fool"
(Another Level)
13 Platinum Love Always
"Get Down With Me"
"Break Your Plans"
(Ideal)
83 19 Gold Ideal
"Just Can't Get You Off My Mind"
"I Aint The One"
(Profyle)
67 Whispers In The Dark
"Dry Your Eyes"
(3rd Storee)
The 3rd Storee
2000 "BlackHawk"
(Joe)
4 1 3x Platinum My Name Is Joe
"Love Hurts"
(Gladys Knight)
98 30 Gold
(Grammy Award Winning Album)
At Last
"Get Down"
(Amil)
45 All Money Is Legal
"U Don't Got What I Want"
"Let's Chill"
(Toni Estes)
Two Eleven
2002 "Funny"
"One More Time"
(3LW)
15 12 A Girl Can Mack
2007 "Intro"
"I'm Hot"
"1 Nite Stand"
"So Sexy"
(India)
Role Play
2008 "Gone"
(Diana Ross)
Best of the Best: Love Songs
"Let's Do it Again"
(TLC)
CrazySexyCool/3D
2009 "Disconnect"
(Kristinia DeBarge)
Exposed
"Love Will Find A Way"
(Mishon)
Around The World In 50 Years
(Original Soundtrack)
2010 "How Could You"
(Jodeci)
Icon 2
2012 "Allow Me To Introduce Myself"
"Pinnochio"
"Beautiful 2 Me"
"Scumbag"
"She Takes My Money"
"Give It 2 You"
"Off The Chain"
"Shorty 3D"
"Infinity Love"
"Drive"
"Where Did U Go"
(K. Jackson)
Allow Me To Introduce Myself
2013 "Feet Off the Floor"
"If I Was Your Girl"
"Dose of Your Own Medicine"
"It's Over"
"Love Bites (feat. K. Jackson")
(KylaRae)
Feet Off the Floor - EP
"Love Will Find a Way"
"My Love"
"That's My Baby"
"Uh Oh"
"Sideline"
"Up Up & Away"
(Tristan Blaine)
Allow Me To Introduce Myself
"How Could You"
(K-Ci & JoJo)
Ballads

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jon-John". Discogs. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "CrazySexyCool - TLC | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "CrazySexyCool - TLC | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  4. ^ "At Last - Gladys Knight | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  5. ^ "At Last - Gladys Knight | Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  6. ^ Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. p. 15. ISSN 0006-2510. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Take Me Higher - Diana Ross | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  8. ^ "This site is under development". box-car-digital.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  9. ^ Dudley, Cordaun (June 20, 2011). "Best known for his role on 'Everybody Hates Chris' as Jerome 'Let Me Hold a Dollar'...."K. Jackson" steps back into his 1st love Hiphop music!". teenz-media. typepad.com. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  10. ^ "Mixtape Not Found". datpiff.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Candy Man - Single". iTunes. Apple Inc. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 
  12. ^ "Jon-John Robinson | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  13. ^ "TLC plan first album since Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes' death - News - Music - The Independent". independent.co.uk. Retrieved February 22, 2015. 
  14. ^ Williams, Chris (May 15, 2011). "Jon B. reflects on his 1997 album, Cool Relax". soulculture.co.uk. Retrieved February 13, 2013. 

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