Robert Silva

  • Freelance entertainment writer since 2006
  • B.A. in psychology, San Diego State University
  • Technical TV Production/Studio certificate, San Diego County Regional Occupational Program




Robert Silva is a former writer for ThoughtCo, contributing over 60 articles about country music with focusing on the history of the genre over three years. He has written about music, movies, and books for American Movie Classics, All Media Guide,, and Conversational Reading


Silva is a graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in Psychology.

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

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