Bellinger in December 2013
|Birth name||Eric Aldwin Bellinger, Jr.|
March 28, 1986|
Compton, California, U.S.A
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Occupation(s)||Music engineer, Music producer, singer, songwriter|
|Associated acts||Victoria Monet, Usher, Turkish Airlines, Ashlyne Huff, Chip, Sevyn Streeter, Chris Brown, Mýa, 2 Chainz, Fetty Wap, Ty Dolla $ign, Dean (South Korean singer)|
He was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He is the grandson of Jackson 5 songwriter, Bobby Day. Being the captain of his high school football team, Eric was offered a scholarship to pursue a football career at the University of Southern California or to follow his passion in music.
AKNU and Epic Records
The Writing Camp and Awards
After experiencing success recording and touring with AKNU, Eric returned home to work on new music and discovered another passion, songwriting. The exceptionally gifted singer and rapper mastered his natural ability to instantly hear melody and rhythm under the guidance of childhood friend and mentor Erika Nuri of The Writing Camp.
Signing a publishing deal with Sony ATV, Eric soon became famous working with major R&B and pop artists such as Chris Brown ("Fine China"), Usher ("Lemme See" featuring Rick Ross), Selena Gomez ("Intuition"), Justin Bieber ("Right Here" featuring Drake) and many more. Also, he has won awards for "Lemme See" such as ASCAP, BMI and iTunes while achieving several Grammies for his contributions to Chris Brown's album, F.A.M.E..
Eric later released his own mixtapes and albums. He released his Born II Sing projects online, in which Born II Sing Vol. 3 hit #3 on iTunes. He has also released his 2014 album, The Rebirth and his recent release, Cuffing Season Part 2 and Eventually EP. Eric's self-titled album is set to be released in 2016.
|Title||Album details||Peak chart positions|
|Cuffing Season Part 2||—||—||—|
|"—" denotes a title that did not chart, or was not released in that territory.|
- "La'Myia Good and Eric Bellinger Tying the Knot".. Essence.com. January 30, 2015. Retrieved August 10, 2015.
- "Eric Bellinger - The Rebirth". iTunes. 2014-05-17. Retrieved 2015-07-17.
- "Eric Bellinger - Cuffing Season". iTunes. 2015-07-17. Retrieved 2015-07-17.
- "Eric Bellinger - Cuffing Season , Pt. 2". iTunes. 2015-12-04. Retrieved 2015-12-04.
- "Eric Bellinger - Born II Sing Vol. 1". iTunes. 2013-04-15. Retrieved 2015-07-17.
- "Eric Bellinger - Born II Sing Vol. 2". iTunes. 2013-04-15. Retrieved 2015-07-17.
- "Eric Bellinger - Born II Sing Vol. 3". iTunes. 2013-04-15. Retrieved 2015-07-17.