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Bobbie Gentry

voc, *1944 US, Chickasaw County, Mississippi
Singer / Musician / Songwriter of World, Pop and Folk
A.k.a. Roberta Lee Streeter

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.

        
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Piano
  • Guitar
Genres
  • World
  • Pop
  • Folk
  • Rock
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Ode To Billie Joe on Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry
Fancy on Fancy by Bobbie Gentry
Gentle On My Mind on Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell by Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell
Okolona River Bottom Band on The Delta Sweete by Bobbie Gentry
He Made A Woman Out Of Me on Fancy by Bobbie Gentry
Seasons Come, Seasons Go on Touch 'Em With Love by Bobbie Gentry
Courtyard on The Delta Sweete by Bobbie Gentry
Reunion on The Delta Sweete by Bobbie Gentry
Son Of A Preacher Man on Touch 'Em With Love by Bobbie Gentry
Little Green Apples on Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell by Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Live At The BBCBobbie Gentry2018Album
The Girl From Chickasaw County (The Complete Capitol Masters)Bobbie Gentry2018Compil.
I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry2015Single
Southern Gothic (The Definitive Collection)Bobbie Gentry2015Compil.
I'll Never Fall In Love Again - The Best OfBobbie Gentry2015Compil.
I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry2015Single
Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell + Anne Murray & Glen CampbellGlen Campbell - Bobbie Gentry - Anne Murray2012Compil.
Ode To Billie Joe / Touch 'em With LoveBobbie Gentry2008Compil.
The Best Of The Capitol YearsBobbie Gentry2007Compil.
Patchwork / FancyBobbie Gentry2007Compil.
The Delta Sweete / Local GentryBobbie Gentry2006Compil.
The Very Best OfBobbie Gentry2005Compil.
Chickasaw County Child: The Artistry Of Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry2004Compil.
An American Quilt 1967-1974Bobbie Gentry2002Compil.
The Bobbie Gentry CollectionBobbie Gentry2000Compil.
Ode To Bobbie Gentry (The Capitol Years)Bobbie Gentry2000Compil.
The Golden Classics Of Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry1997Compil.
The Hit AlbumsBobbie Gentry1995Compil.
Let It Be Me / Queen Of The HouseGlen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry / Jody Miller1993Single
The Best Of Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry1993Compil.
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1992Compil.
Ode To Billie Joe / Don't It Make My Brown Eyes BlueBobbie Gentry / Crystal Gayle1992Single
Country ClassicsBobbie Gentry1991Compil.
Greatest HitsBobbie Gentry1990Compil.
All I Have To Do Is DreamGlen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry1983Compil.
Sings With Anne Murray / Bobbie GentryGlen Campbell, Anne Murray, Bobbie Gentry1983Compil.
Love's Been A Little Bit Hard On Me / FancyJuice Newton / Bobbie Gentry1982Single
Ode To Billie Joe / I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry1979Single
Steal Away / He Did Me Wrong, But He Did It RightBobbie Gentry1978Single
Bobbie Gentry's GreatestBobbie Gentry1977Compil.
2 + 2 Vol. 27Bobbie Gentry1977Single
Ode To Billy Joe (Sound Track From Max Baer's Film Of)Bobbie Gentry, Michel Legrand1976Album
Ode To Billy Joe (Theatre Lobby Record)Bobbie Gentry1976Single
Ode To Billy Joe - Main Title / There'll Be Time (Love Theme)Bobbie Gentry / Michel Legrand1976Single
Another Place - Another TimeBobbie Gentry1975Single
Bobbie Gentry's Greatest HitsBobbie Gentry1974Compil.
FancyBobbie Gentry1972Single
The Very Best Of Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry1972Compil.
The Girl From CincinnatiBobbie Gentry1972Single
PatchworkBobbie Gentry1971Album
Your No.1 FanBobbie Gentry1971Compil.
Somebody Like MeBobbie Gentry1971Single
Marigolds And TangerinesBobbie Gentry1971Single
PortraitBobbie Gentry1970Compil.
All I Have To Do Is Dream / FancyBobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell1970Single
Gigantes De La Canción Vol. 16Bobbie Gentry1970Compil.
Let It Be Me / Less Of MeGlen Campbell And Bobbie Gentry1970Single
FancyBobbie Gentry1970Album
FancyBobbie Gentry1970Single
All I Have To Do Is DreamBobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell1970Single
I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry1970Single
FancyBobbie Gentry1970Single
Apartment 21 / Seasons Come, Seasons GoBobbie Gentry1970Single
Canta En Español: No Me Quiero Enamorar / En Todas PartesBobbie Gentry1970Single
If You Gotta Make A Fool Of SomebodyBobbie Gentry1970Single
Apartment 21Bobbie Gentry1970Single
He Made A Woman Out Of MeBobbie Gentry1970Single
Touch 'em With LoveBobbie Gentry1969Single
All I Have To Do Is Dream / Walk Right BackBobbie Gentry - Glen Campbell1969Single
Fancy / CourtyardBobbie Gentry1969Single
I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry1969Single
Touch 'Em With LoveBobbie Gentry1969Album
Raindrops Keep Falling On My HeadBobbie Gentry1969Single
But I Can't Get BackBobbie Gentry1969Single
Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head / FancyBobbie Gentry1969Single
Round-UpGlen Campbell / Bobbie Gentry / Tennessee Ernie Ford / Al Martino / The Lettermen1969Compil.
Let It Be MeGlen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry1969Single
I'll Never Fall In Love Again / Ace Insurance ManBobbie Gentry1969Single
Let It Be MeGlen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry1969Single
Bobbie Gentry's GreatestBobbie Gentry1969Compil.
The Fool On The HillBobbie Gentry1968Single
Sweete PeonyBobbie Gentry1968Single
Bobbie Gentry & Glen CampbellBobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell1968Single
Chanson Du Film "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" Hushabye MountainBobbie Gentry1968Single
Refractions / Papa, Won't You Let Me Go To Town With YouBobbie Gentry1968Single
La SiepeBobbie Gentry1968Single
The Tom Jones ShowTom Jones / The Moody Blues / Bobbie Gentry, Roslynn and her Quartet1968Album
The Famous Bobbie Gentry & Glen CampbellBobbie Gentry / Glen Campbell1968Compil.
Bobbie Gentry & Glen CampbellBobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell1968Album
Local GentryBobbie Gentry1968Album
The Delta SweeteBobbie Gentry1968Album
Little Green Apples / Scarborough Fair/CanticleGlen Campbell And Bobbie Gentry1968Single
Mornin' GloryBobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell1968Single
Bobbie Gentry & Glen CampbellBobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell1968Album
Louisiana Man / CourtyardBobbie Gentry1968Single
Big Boss Man / Parchman FarmBobbie Gentry1968Single
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1967Single
Ode To Bille JoeBobbie Gentry1967Single
Okolona River Bottom BandBobbie Gentry1967Single
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1967Single
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1967Single
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1967Album
I Saw An Angel Die / Papa, Woncha Let Me Go To Town With YouBobbie Gentry1967Single
Requiem For Love / Stranger In The MirrorBobbie Gentry And Jody Reynolds1967Single
Ode To Billie Joe / Mississippi DeltaBobbie Gentry1967Single
Ode To Billie JoeBobbie Gentry1967Single
The Fool On The HillBobbie GentrySingle
Fool On The Hill / RecollectionBobbie GentrySingle
International Radio Station Promo SpotsBobbie GentrySingle
Raindrops Keep Falling On My HeadBobbie GentrySingle
UntitledThe Surfers, Bobbie Gentry, The HolliesSingle
Sunday Mornin'Bobbie Gentry & Glen CampbellCompil.
Ode To Billy Joe / Harper Valley P.T.A.Bobbie Gentry / Jeannie C. RileySingle
Equals Soul Brother CliffordThe Equals, Bobbie Gentry, The Beatles, DanaSingle
Heart To Heart TalkBobbie Gentry And Glen CampbellSingle
Cloud Nine / Heaven Knows I'm Missing Him Now / Ruby Don't Take Your Love To Town / Ace Insurance ManThe Temptations, Macleod-Macaulay, Bobbie GentryCompil.
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