Bobbie Gentry (* 27. Juli 1942  als Roberta Lee Streeter im Chickasaw County, Mississippi) ist eine US-amerikanische Country - Sängerin, die 1967 durch den Hit Ode to Billie Joe bekannt wurde. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Werdegang 2 Diskografie 2.1 Alben 2.2 Kompilationen 2.3 Singles 3 Auszeichnungen 4 Literatur 5 Quellen 6 Weblinks
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".
31. Jan. 2022 · Bobbie Gentry is a retired American singer-songwriter. She found fame in 1967 with her song 'Ode to Billie Joe'. The song spent four weeks at number one in the US, and won several Grammy Awards. It tells the story of Mississippi family's reaction to the news of the death of Billie Joe McAllister, a local boy to whom the daughter (and narrator) is connected.
27. Juli 2019 · Bobbie Gentry, born on 27 July 1944, and whose life and work is celebrated in the career-spanning 8CD box set, The Girl From Chickasaw County, was an artist of true range and scope.
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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 and one collaborative 1968 album with labelmate Glen Campbell. She retired from her music career in the late 1970s and, since 1981, has not performed live.