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JOHN JR ROBINSON sponsored by Axis




John “JR” Robinson has been deemed the most recorded drummer in history, even surpassing the great Hal Blaine. His drums have been featured on some of the greatest hits of all time in both music anf cinema.

Some of the hits are, We Are The World, All Night Long, You Are and Say You Say Me by Lionel Richie, I’m So Excited and Slow Hand by the Pointer Sisters, I’m Just A Gigolo and California Girls by David Lee Roth, Higher Love, The Finer Things and Back In The Highlife by Steve Winwood, Express Yourself by Madonna, Off The Wall, Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough, Rock With You, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Workin Day and Night and Bad from the late great Michael Jackson, Natalie Cole’s,”Stardust” and Change The World by Eric Clapton, Quincy Jones’ The Dude, Q’s Jook Joint and From Q With Love, Give Me The Night from George Benson just to name a few. Of course in the 1983 JR won a Grammy with Rufus and Chaka Khan for “Ain’t Nobody”.

JR played drums for the new Quincy Jones Live at Montreux (2009) and with David Foster and Friends, on "Hitman". John Robinson is the drummer for Quincy Jones (1979-present) and for Barbra Streisand (1993-present).

In 2005, John Robinson was inducted into the Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association Hall of Fame — claiming that JR is "the most recorded drummer in history, even surpassing the great Hal Blaine."

JR continues to produce a wide variety of projects and maintains a recording studio in Thousand Oaks, CA, where he continues to add his magic on numerous hits, movies and jingles.


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