Championed by tastemaker publications Clash Music and Popmuzik and following on from the success of his last release ‘Moving Fast’ which was ‘Tune of the Week’ on 2FM Robert Grace releases his new track ‘Be Your Friend’ on Friday March 27th.
Sounding like Shawn Mendes meets Charlie Puth Robert has the ability to write slices of cool heartfelt pop readymade for radio.
His track ‘The Good Place’ was added to the influential ‘Easy Playlist’ on Spotify where his last three releases have clocked up over 750,000 streams. An excellent live performer Robert has performed at Electric Picnic and Indiependence. Previous releases have garnered him ‘Artist of the Week’ on Today FM and led him to topping the audience chart on Beat 102/103 on three occasions. His last two tracks have been playlisted on 2FM.
In recent years Robert has developed into a songwriter of note. He wrote three and co-produced four tracks on Hometown’s chart topping album in Ireland. Hometown were managed by Louis Walsh and were signed by Colin Barlow at RCA.
Robert has also co-written with some of the best-known songwriters in the UK including:
Dan McDougall (The Wanted, The Shires)
Blair MacKichan (Paloma Faith/Sia/Lily Allen)
Phil Thornalley (Natalie Imbruglia/Pixie Lott)
Josh Wilkinson (One Direction / 5 seconds of Summer)
Robert has co-written with many of Irelands leading new acts including Ryan Mack, Josh Gray, Stephanie Rainey, Wild Youth and 1000 Beasts. His co-writes have accumulated in excess of 2 million streams on Spotify.