Rob Marin is a solo artist, producer and musician from Providence, Rhode Island. He has been performing live for several years in a variety of venues ranging from concert stage to private functions. In 2001, seizing the opportunity to audition for a local pop group, Rob awed a panel of talent scouts and was chosen as lead vocalist to represent the musical phenomenon known as JUST 1NCE (Just Once) in Boston, MA. Rob and the group had the opportunity to perform for Ed McMahon to join him in releasing his television show, Next Big Star, at a press release in Times Square, New York. After some success with the group, Rob decided to continue his carrer as a solo artist. His single and music video entitled "Never Tell Him" was recorded in Berlin, Germany where he began his solo career performing in the European market.
Some of Rob's other accomplishments include being named "RI IDOL" in August 2006 where he was chosen as best male vocalist in the singing category. He has been featured on the cover of ShopInRI.com Magazine. One of Rob's songs "CATASTROPHE" was pre-released as part of a compilation CD in "No Cover" magazine which was sold at Barnes & Noble Stores nationwide! Rob has also won the "TOP MALE VOCALIST" category for the 2007 New England Talent Awards. Another one of Rob's songs "Going Down" was chosen to be a part of the "Great Independent Pop Music Volume 1" CD. In the summer of 2008 Rob performed at the RI Convention Center, as one of the headlining artists at the "Giovanni Fashion Show".
Rob released his 2nd album "Warning You" in 2007. For this album, he worked with platinum selling producers Brad Young and Dow Brain at "Underground Productions"(www.underground-productions.com). They have worked with artists such as LFO, Eden's Crush, Aerosmith, Joey McIntyre, and N-Sync just to name a few.
Currently, Rob is working on his latest project with Grammy Nominated producers Dwayne Shippy and Golden Chyl who are well known for their work with platinum selling reggae artist "Shaggy". Rob's new songs and production truly captures his R&B/POP style that have his fans impatiently waiting for his new release.
Rob Marin is distributed to the world digitally by Blue Pie.