Singer Robert Hawkins is an independent artist on the rise. Robert is a one-man machine. He books his own performance dates, and promotes and sells his 2017 EP release RESERVED. His hard work keeps RESERVED on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums sales chart each week. His infectious personality and energetic stage presence keeps his audiences growing in number.
Robert’s popular “Happy” single from the RESERVED album has garnered successful radio airplay and is in music video format on YouTube. He recently released a companion DVD for “Happy” that debuted at #10 on the Billboard Top Music Videos chart and has remained on the charts each week to current date. The DVD includes the “Happy” official Music video, behind the scenes footage of Robert’s tours and live performances, and a gripping look into Robert’s testimony of his past life of drug abuse, his recovery process and his current life in victory and service to God.
In preparing for a new album in 2019, Robert has delivered a new single “Finished Work”. Written and produced by Floyd “Timeless” Thomas, “Finished Work” is a musical shift artistically for Robert. His contemporary Gospel and worship stylings are replaced with an urban track laced with digital vocal affects showcasing his versatility and innovative creativity.
Listen To: “Finished Work”
With the addition of “Finished Work”, Robert is quickly building an impressive catalog of music. In addition, his resume of accomplishments include several nominations and music awards. He is a 2X 2017 Rhythm Of Gospel Award winner (Urban Contemporary Artist of the Year and Contemporary Male Artist of the Year), and is a 2018 Steeple Award nominee and a 2018 Gulf Coast Gospel Music Award nominee. He is an independent artist on the rise and determined to make in impact in Gospel music and in the hearts of all who hear his work.