Rob Graves

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Rob Graves
Born (1973-05-18) May 18, 1973 (age 41)
Genres Electronic, alternative indie, metal, pop rock, classical[1]
Occupation(s) Film scorer, songwriter, producer
Instruments Electric bass, piano, electronics, acoustic guitar, electric guitar
Labels EMI Music Publishing
Website www.robgraves.com

Robert Douglas "Rob" Graves (born May 18, 1973) is an American songwriter, musician, and producer. He is most well known for his work with the band Red.

Graves has produced for bands such as, Red, Pillar, Wavorly, Kerrie Roberts and Head.[2] He has two Grammy Award nominations for the rock band Red and is a four-time Dove Award recipient, his first in 2007 for "Breathe Into Me" (Rock Recorded Song of the Year),[3] in 2009 for "Lost" (Rock Recorded Song of the Year)[4] and most recently with Innocence & Instinct (Rock Album of the Year).[5] In addition to his wins, he has received nine other Dove Award nominations.

Graves also wrote the score for the yet to be released film, Into the Darkness.

Discography[edit]

Production credits[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Billboard 200 Peak RIAA Certification
2003 Natalie Grant Deeper Life Curb
2005 Natalie Grant Awaken Curb 141 Gold
2006 Ana Laura Ana Laura Reunion
2006 Red End of Silence Essential 194
2007 Wavorly Conquering the Fear of Flight Flicker
2007 Various WOW Hits 2008 EMI Christian Music Group 56 Gold
2008 Various WOW Hits 2009 World Entertainment 31 Platinum
2009 Red Innocence & Instinct Sony Music 15
2009 Pillar Confessions Sony Music 89
2010 Various WOW: New & Next EMI Christian Music Group
2010 Kerrie Roberts Kerrie Roberts Sony Music
2010 All That Remains ...For We Are Many Prosthetic 10
2011 Red Until We Have Faces Sony Music 2
2011 Maylene and the Sons of Disaster IV Ferret Records
2014 Starset Transmissions Razor & Tie 49

Performance credits[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Credit Billboard 200 Peak RIAA Certification
2001 Newsong The Christmas Shoes Reunion Guitar 113
2002 Plus One Obvious Reunion Guitar 29
2002 Joy Williams By Surprise Reunion Guitar, Bass, Bouzouki
2002 Plus One Christmas Reunion Guitar
2003 Natalie Grant Deeper Life Curb Guitar, Mandolin, Clappers
2003 Avalon Testify to Love Sparrow Guitar
2003 Casting Crowns Casting Crowns Beach Street Guitar 59 Platinum
2005 Casting Crowns Lifesong Reunion Guitar 9 Platinum
2006 Ana Laura Ana Laura Reunion Guitar, Piano, Keyboards, Vocals
2006 Red End of Silence Essential Piano 194

Songwriting and composer credits[edit]

Year Artist Album Label Billboard 200 Peak RIAA Certification
2002 Various WOW Hits 2003 Chordant 34 Platinum
2002 Joy Williams By Surprise Reunion
2005 Natalie Grant Awaken Curb 141 Gold
2006 Ana Laura Ana Laura Reunion
2006 Brian Littrell Welcome Home Reunion 74
2006 Red End of Silence Essential 194
2007 Wavorly Conquering the Fear of Flight Flicker
2007 Various WOW Hits 2008 EMI Christian Music Group 56 Gold
2008 Michael English The Prodigal Comes Home Curb
2008 Various WOW Hits 2009 World Entertainment 31 Platinum
2009 Red Innocence & Instinct Sony Music 15
2009 Pillar Confessions Sony Music 89
2010 Various WOW: New & Next EMI Christian Music Group
2010 Kerrie Roberts Kerrie Roberts Sony Music
2010 All That Remains ...For We Are Many Prosthetic 10
2011 Red Until We Have Faces Sony Music 2
2012 Richard Marx Inside My Head Frontiers Records
2012 All That Remains A War You Cannot Win Razor & Tie
2013 Halestorm The Strange Case Of... Atlantic Records 15
2014 Starset Transmissions Razor & Tie 49

Awards[edit]

Award Category Work Role Result
49th Annual Grammy Awards Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album "End of Silence" Producer Nominated
38th GMA Dove Awards Rock Recorded Song of the Year "Breathe Into Me" Producer Won
40th GMA Dove Awards Rock Recorded Song of the Year "Lost" Producer Won
52nd Annual Grammy Awards Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album Innocence & Instinct Producer Nominated
41st GMA Dove Awards Rock Album of the Year Innocence & Instinct Producer Won
42nd GMA Dove Awards Rock Recorded Song of the Year "Start Again" Producer Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Member Search | Berklee Music Network". Berkleemusic.com. Retrieved 2013-03-31. 
  2. ^ "Rob Graves | Gratis muziek, tourneedata, foto's, video's". Myspace.com. Retrieved 2013-03-31. 
  3. ^ "RED Wins First GMA Award - 2007". Christianmusic.about.com. 2012-04-10. Retrieved 2013-03-31. 
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