Bobbie Gentry is an American singer-songwriter. She was born July 27, 1942, in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA. Her 1967 song "Ode To Billie Joe" was a massive pop and country hit and has been covered by many different artists. She went on to release six albums under her own name a
The discography of American singer-songwriter Bobbie Gentry consists of seven studio albums, one live album, one soundtrack album and thirty compilation albums. . Gentry also released a total of thirty-one singles and fifteen extended pla
"Fancy" is a song written and recorded by Bobbie Gentry in 1969. The country song was a crossover pop music hit for Gentry, reaching the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100 (her second and final solo single to do so) and the top 30 of the Billboard country chart. It was covered in 1990 by country music artist Reba McEntire on her album Rumor Has It.
02.02.2022 · Gentry later married Jim Stafford, a comedian and a singer. The couple sired together a son called Tyler Gentry Stafford. They then went through a divorce in 1980. Age, Height, and Weight. Being born on 27 July 1942, Bobbie Gentry is 80 years old as of today’s date 13th August 2022. Her height is 5 feet, 7 inches tall, and her weight is 64 kg ...
Less than 20 years after her smash breakthrough into the world of entertainment, Bobbie Gentry performed a career-first…and last. Set to take the stage with Mac Davis during a 1983 concert, Gentry canceled the show abruptly – something she had never done before. Once a fan-favorite performer…her vanishing act has left the world puzzled.
Bobbie Gentry's 'Ode To Billie Joe' was a massive debut single for the singer, going to #1 on the Billboard chart and establishing her as an important new artist. It's a good song that tells an intriguing story, yes -- but Bobbie Gentry's Ode To Billie Joe is also missing a key detail. People loved the song -- but they also loved thinking and talking about the song. The question was ...
Bobbie Gentry performs 'Ode To Billie Joe' live on the BBC in 1968.