Robyn , was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee into a legacy of Country Music . The son of “ The Singing Sheriff “ FARON YOUNG, and The Great, Great, Grandson of UNCLE DAVE MACON ( the 1st star of The Grand Ole Opry).
In 1975 Robyn began his professional career traveling the “road “ and performing at Nashville’s largest and most popular Night Clubs. Becoming the Featured Headliner, at not only his fathers club FARON YOUNG’S JAILHOUSE, but also the main attraction at GEORGE JONES POSSUM HOLLER . In the early 80’s ROBYN toured almost exclusively with his Dad. Opening shows for him all over the U.S. and Canada.
Over the years Robyn has appeared on numerous TV. shows . Such as, LARRY’S COUNTRY DINER, COUNTRY’S FAMILY REUNION SERIES, Ralph Emery’s NASHVILLE NOW, The TOMMY HUNTER SHOW (Canada), CROOK & CHASE , Bill Anderson’s BACKSTAGE AT THE OPRY, and the Radio and Televised versions of THE GRAND OLE OPRY itself.
(just to name a few)
In addition Robyn has performed all over the U.S. with some of the biggest country stars of all times.................
Such as : WILLIE NELSON , GEORGE JONES, CONWAY TWITTY, JIM ED BROWN, BILL ANDERSON, JOHNNY PAYCHECK, TAMMY WYNETTE, CONNIE SMITH, MARTY ROBBINS, ROY CLARK , THE BELLAMY BROTHERS, and the list just goes on and on . Included are many major state & local fairs, with stars of the Grand Ole Opry , auditoriums , and legendary venues such as, GILLEY’S and The WHEELING JAMBOREE.
One of Robyn's proudest moments was leading the campaign to see his father FARON receive his well deserved and, overdue place in the Country Music Hall of Fame. Thanks to a “ media blitz “ by ROBYN and the help of a few good friends, such as Brenda Lee and Merle Kilgore, the goal was achieved in 2000 when FARON YOUNG was finally recognized and inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. That's where he joined ROBYN’S great, great, grandfather UNCLE DAVE MACON.
As a songwriter and, artist . ROBYN has written over 100 songs, some which are featured on his album, WRITTEN REFLECTION, which was released in 2001. Over the years ROBYN has released several singles such as :
EVER READY PAIR OF ARMS
COUNTRY SINGERS SON
NOTHING PLUS NOTHING
BRING ON THE LOVE
IT’S WHERE YOU DRAW THE LINE
YOU MENTION MY NAME IN YOUR SONG
Robyn's Latest CD is LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON - a Remembrance, which features 12 of his Fathers Greatest Hit’s.
AND, believe it or not, while Robyn's Dad, FARON YOUNG, was known to many as “The SINGING SHERIFF “. ROBYN actually WAS a REAL DEPUTY SHERIFF serving for almost 25 years in Nashville, Tennessee's Davidson County Sheriff’s Office while accomplishing
ALL of this .
No small feat indeed !