Ron Irving is a masterful craftsmen at the art of communicating through music. He writes lyrics that are both inspirational and touching and his live performances are very powerful. Listeners are deeply moved by the positive message Ron delivers.
A veteran Canadian songer/songwriter with over 100 songs recorded worldwide in 6 languages Ron's songs have been recorded by major stars including Michael Buble, Anne Murray, Lee Greenwood, Asian star Jacky Cheung, South African Idol Anke, Germany's Trademark,Nashville's Lisa Brokop, Korea's Shinwa, Canada's Amanda Stott and numerous others. His "Holdin' Out For A Hero" recorded by Danish artist Wenche recently brought Ron home a Gold record!
Ron is a proud memeber of the British Columbia Country Music Hall of Fame and his songs have received national awards from both SOCAN (Canada's performing rights society) and the Canadian Music Publishers Assocaiation.
The Vancouver Province,
Tuesday March 30, 2004
John P. McLaughlin
The likes of Anne Murray and Asian superstar Jacky Cheung have covered his songs but it could be White Rock's Ron Irving is the best interpreter of his own sometimes sweet, sometimes tender and always superbely crafted songs.