Bobbie Lee Gentry (born Roberta Lee Streeter; July 27, 1942) is an American retired singer-songwriter who was one of the first female artists in America to compose and produce her own material.
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
Bobbie Gentry, Soundtrack: The Guard. Country singer/songwriter Bobbie Gentry was born Roberta Lee Streeter on July 27, 1944 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. Gentry grew up in poverty on her grandparents' farm after her parents divorced when she was a little girl.
27/07/2013 · Bobbie Gentry was born Roberta Lee Streeter on July 27, 1944 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. In the few interviews that she gave, Gentry touched briefly on her rural upbringing, saying, “We didn’t have electricity, and I didn’t have many playthings.”
Website on the singer, songwriter and musician Bobbie Gentry, author of the enigmatic 'Ode to Billie 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...
Bobby Gentry - Ode to Billy Joe