Sunday, January 10, 2010

Robin S.

Robin S. (born Robin Stone on April 27, 1962 in Queens, New York) is a dance singer\songwriter from the 90's.
Robin was signed to Big Beat Records and in 1993, she released her debut album, "Show Me Love" which peaked at #110 on the Billboard 200, #37 on Billboard's R&B albums chart, and #1 on Billboard's Heatseekers album chart.
Robin's first single and biggest hit to date, "Show Me Love" peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100, #7 on Billboard's Hot R&B\Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart, #5 on Billboard's Top 40 Mainstream chart, #4 on Billboard's Rhythmic Top 40 chart, and topped Billboard's dance charts.
The second single from the album, "Luv 4 U" topped Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Club Play chart and also peaked at #53 on the Billboard Hot 100, #52 on Billboard's Hot R&B\Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart, #29 on Billboard's Top 40 Mainstream chart, and #4 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart.
The third single, "What I Do Best" peaked at #52 on Billboard's Hot R&B\Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart.
The fourth single, "I Wanna Thank You" peaked at #10 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Club Play chart and #5 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart.
The last single from the album, "Back it Up" didn't chart in the US, but managed to peak at #43 on the UK Singles chart and #4 on the Dutch Top 40 chart.
In 1997, Robin released her sophomore album, "From Now On" which peaked at #79 on Billboard's R&B albums chart and #45 on Billboard's Heatseekers album chart.
The first single from the album, "It Must Be Love" peaked at #91 on the Billboard Hot 100, #35 on Billboard's Hot R&B\Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart, #15 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart, and topped Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Club Play chart.
The last single from the album, "Midnight" peaked at #3 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Club Play chart and #18 on Billboard's Hot Dance Music\Maxi-Singles Sales chart.

In 2004, Robin S. completed a successful tour in Europe where her music there has reached a higher audience.

As of 2007, Robin was working on music while looking for a new record label. She still continued to perform on cruise liners in Europe and Asia. In 2008, she recorded a song with European artist, Honest.

In October of that same year, a radio mix version of Robin's biggest hit song, "Show Me Love" topped the Dutch Top 40 chart.

These days, Robin resides in Georgia and has a son, two daughters, four grandsons and a granddaughter.

To see the MySpace page for Robin S, go to:
www.myspace.com/therealrobin_s

To see the music video for "Show Me Love," go to:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lwaxy3KCfgQ

To see the music video for "Luv 4 Luv," go to:
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1n84s_luv-4-luv_music

1 comment:

Robin Fox said...

Thank you for posting this! I was so excited to see my records in the same bin with this artist! Can you imagine? The confusion was a positive thing, and later Rhyanna used her middle name, I am thankful for my fans!