A native of South Carolina began singing at the age 3 years. At age 7, he had his first television appearance on the "Low Country Sings" telecast in Charleston, SC. At age 11, he attained the International soloist of the year award for the Church of God in Christ Youth Convention Talent Show. At age fifteen he began playing piano and organ, composing, and training choirs. He is the Music Minister for Greater Community Church of God in Christ in Marietta, GA.
Produced recordings entitled:
"In God's own time" 1981 The Bells of Joy;
"Quicken Me Lord" 1985 SC Jurisdictional Choir;
"Melodies for Christmas" 1997
"Signature" by Robi Rivers 1999;
"His Love" MCA recording artist Ametria Doss 1999;
"Say Yes To Jesus" by Mother Willie Mae Rivers 2001 Business for the King, 2003 by Mother Wille Mae Rivers.
Robi has appearances on recordings by Malvis Alexander & Covenant featured on "Lifter of My Head" 2000;
Rudolph Stanfield & New Revelation featured on
"Trust in Jesus" 2001; Liz Johnson featured on "Bless His Name" 2002.
Robi has shared the stage with The Clarks Sisters
Kim Burrell, and Dawkins & Dawkins.
WATC TV Atlanta Live; TBN Telecast "Local Praise"; International Women's Convention.
A Song is Born with Dr. Mattie Moss Clark;Pastor Frank Anthone White of F.A.W. Productions; MLK Celebration Choir.
Most recently, He was named among the Top - 10 final vocalist (out of over 500 contestants) for Gospel Dream Talent search sponsored by Bishop Paul Morton, the Teheilah Music Group, and Full Gospel Baptist Church at their 10th. Year Annual Celebration, at the Phillips Arena in Atlanta, GA.
Member Affiliations: The Gospel Music Workshop Announcer's Guild 1999; Founder & CEO of Rivers of Melody Music 1997; Vocal Instructor for the Auxiliary in Ministry Conventions/Music Department; BMI Composer & Publisher; Co-editor for the Revival Time Telecast 1991-1993 The Word Center Church of God in Christ, Chattanooga, TN. Kevin Bond and Steve Lawrence in the Gospel Dream Contest.
For Bookings please call Rivers of Melody Music Office at 678-357-6835 from 8am -5pm EST Monday thru Friday.