Jon-John Robinson

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Jon-John Robinson
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Background information
Birth nameJonathan Hillman Robinson
Born (1970-04-22) April 22, 1970 (age 52)
OriginLos Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresR&B, pop, hip hop
Occupation(s)Producer, songwriter
Years active1993–present
LabelsYabYum Entertainment, Sony/ATV, Arkadia Music Group

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

Career[edit]

Robinson is a two-time Grammy award-winning, multi-platinum producer and a voting member of the Recording Academy.[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]

Robinson formed an independent record label company, which mainly focuses on developing producers, artists and releasing digital media. 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.[9] He released K. Jackson's first mix tape Beach House,[10] and released Jackson's first single "Candy Man" on iTunes.[11]

Production discography[edit]

[12]

Year Title Peak chart positions Certifications Album
US R&B UK
1994 "Can't Get Enough"
keyboards
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(El DeBarge)
137 24 Heart Mind & Soul
"Let's Do It Again"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(TLC)
2 3 23× Platinum Worldwide
[13](Grammy Award Winning Album)
CrazySexyCool
1995 "Soon As I Get Over"
keyboards
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Boyz of Paradise)
Boys of Paradise
"I Wanna A Love Like That"
"Dance With Me"
keyboards
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Tony Thompson)
99 17 Sexsational
"Keep It Right There"
"Gone"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Diana Ross)
138 14 Take Me Higher
1996 "Inseparable Lovers"
"Time To End The Story"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(AZ Yet)
60 18 AZ Yet
"How Could You"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(K-Ci & JoJo)
85 37 BulletProof
(Original Soundtrack)
1997 "How Could You"
keyboards
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(K-Ci & JoJo)
6 2 3× Platinum Love Always
"Don't Say"[14]
"Love Hurts"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Jon B)
33 5 Platinum Cool Relax
"Can't Let Go"
"Infatuation"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Luarnea)
80 Betta Listen
"No More Fighting"
"Anything For Your Love"
"Nothing Compares"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Tevin Campbell)
(Jon B)
(Az Yet)
185 26 Steel
(Original Soundtrack)
1998 "I Wasn't with It"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Jesse Powell)
63 15 Gold Bout It
"Eastside Girl"
"You're My Everything"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Myron)
156 38 Destiny
"What I've Been Missin"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Changing Faces)
39 6 Hav Plenty
(Original Soundtrack)
"So Young"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

Tamia
(Japan Release)
185 26 Gold Tamia
1999 "Guess I Was A Fool"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Another Level)
13 Platinum Love Always
"Get Down With Me"
"Break Your Plans"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Ideal)
83 19 Gold Ideal
"Just Can't Get You Off My Mind"
"I Aint The One"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Profyle)
67 Whispers In The Dark
"Dry Your Eyes"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(3rd Storee)
The 3rd Storee
2000 "BlackHawk"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Joe)
4 1 3× Platinum My Name Is Joe
"Love Hurts"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Gladys Knight)
98 30 Gold
(Grammy Award Winning Album)
At Last
"Get Down"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Amil)
45 All Money Is Legal
"U Don't Got What I Want"
"Let's Chill"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Toni Estes)
Two Eleven
2002 "Funny"
"One More Time"
"Do What You Came To Do"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(3LW)
15 12 A Girl Can Mack
2007 "Intro"
"I'm Hot"
"1 Nite Stand"
"So Sexy"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(India)
Role Play
2008 "Gone"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Diana Ross)
Best of the Best: Love Songs
"Let's Do it Again"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(TLC)
CrazySexyCool/3D
2009 "Disconnect"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Kristinia DeBarge)
Exposed
"Love Will Find A Way"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Mishon)
Around The World In 50 Years
(Original Soundtrack)
2010 "How Could You"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(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"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(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")
keyboards
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(KylaRae)
Feet Off the Floor - EP
"Love Will Find a Way"
"My Love"
"That's My Baby"
"Uh Oh"
"Sideline"
"Up Up & Away"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Tristan Blaine)
Up Up & Away
"How Could You"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(K-Ci & JoJo)
Ballads
2017 "This Is Our Prayer"
"Devotion"
"The Power of A Prayer"
"Perfect Rest (Nate's Song)"
"In The Secret of The Stable"
"Perfecter of Our Faith"
"Stand. Still."
"Shepherd King"
"Father of All Days"
"Oil of Blessing"
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[Jon-John Robinson]

(Sharon Tedford)
STAND. STILL.

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. June 28, 1997. p. 15. ISSN 0006-2510. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  7. ^ "Take Me Higher - Diana Ross | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  8. ^ 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. Archived from the original on April 23, 2012. Retrieved February 13, 2013.
  9. ^ "Mixtape Not Found". datpiff.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  10. ^ "Candy Man - Single". iTunes. Apple Inc. Retrieved February 13, 2013.
  11. ^ "Jon-John Robinson | Credits | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  12. ^ "TLC plan first album since Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes' death - News - Music - The Independent". independent.co.uk. Archived from the original on June 14, 2022. Retrieved February 22, 2015.
  13. ^ 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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