: On January 17th, one of the worst winter nights Washington, D.C. has ever seen, Joseph A. Waldron, also known as JoRob, was born. At the age of 4 he endured the loss of his father who was robbed and brutally murdered. Forced to become the man of the household, JoRob began to find ways to make ends meet; so he started singing. Not only did singing help bring money to JoRob’s family, but it helped him suppress the pain he felt from the loss of his father and the amount of stress he endured.
JoRob featured on many tracks for local artists in the metropolitan area. JoRob who is a singer, songwriter, and producer was known to grace each track with his urban resonance. Using the pain that lies deep within his soul and the passion he has for music to grace each track; he can turn each song into a musical work of art. The unique sound and vibe that JoRob has in his music will never be matched; JoRob is constantly re-inventing himself to reach perfection. “There is always room for improvement. When you settle, that’s when you, as an artist, will fail.”
JoRob had the honor of performing in front of thousands of people with The Baltimore Symphony for the grand opening of a new Black History Museum in Baltimore, MD. This event was graced by the presence of the King of Zimbabwe, Bill Cosby, Montel Williams, and many influential celebrities. It was broadcasted nationally, as it was a historical moment for African Americans. He has opened up for Major artists such as Avant, Bobby Valentino, & Tank. JoRob also performed on the Black College Classics Tour with Grand Hustle with crowds of 15,000 and up.. Following the Black College Classics Tour JoRob teamed up with Bizzle Boy Records & did a 5 city tour titled “The Smash Tour” including 2 Super Bowl shows in Miami Fl. In 2011, JoRob partnered with Quasar Records & Donnie Brasco to form the Crush Tour. The Crush Tour consisted of 15 shows inside and outside of the Washington DC area. JoRob recently had the song “Paris” published with Alliance of Action Sport’s (Alli), 2011 Dew Tour. His single Paris is currently being Use on NBC, USA, MTV, Mobile, Universal HD, Eurosport 2, Fox Sports Australia, Allarco, Super Channel, and Extreme Channel. He also had the song “Independent Woman” for the Use in 2 indie films.
Recently JoRob teamed up with Eye Catching Entertainment to open EC&J Studios. EC&J Studios is a dance studio, music studio, video, & photography studio in the DMV. Look for big things to come in the future from JoRob.