Bobbie Gentry (born Roberta Lee Streeter; July 27, 1942) is a retired American singer-songwriter, who was one of the first female artists in America to compose and produce her own material.   Gentry rose to international fame in 1967 with her Southern Gothic narrative " Ode to Billie Joe ". 
Bobbie Gentry is an American singer-songwriter. She was born July 27, 1942, in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, USA. 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.
04.11.2010 · Bobby Gentry - Ode to Billy Joe
Ode to Billie Joe - Bobbie Gentry (BBC Live 1968)Here is Bobbie's own delicate rendering of perhaps her best known song. Lost in the BBC archives since 1968...
Country version of Dusty Springfield song
12.10.2022 · Bobbie Gentry was coming off a great year in 1970. Two gold singles in the U.K. Her version of, I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, was a U.K #1 pop smash and her duet with Glen Cambell, All I Have ...
"Ode to Billie Joe" is a song by American singer-songwriter Bobbie Gentry released by Capitol Records in July 1967, and later used as the title-track of her debut album. Five weeks after its release, the song topped Billboard's Pop singles chart .