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Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 10 episodes and was first played on 26 March 2015.

Bobbie Gentry (born July 27, 1944) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born Roberta Lee Streeter to Portuguese parents in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. She shot to international fame in the summer of 1967 with the quirky and intriguing Ode to Billie Joe, written by Gentry and sung in her warm, captivating style. "Ode" was listed as the most popular single of the year in many U.S. record surveys and was admired by Frank Sinatra and other singers.

Early years

Gentry spent her childhood living with…

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Thunder In The Afternoon
Bobbie Gentry
Curb Records1992
Thunder In The Afternoon
Bobbie GentryCurb Records1992
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Ode To Billie Joe
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1967
Ode To Billie Joe
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1967
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I Saw An Angel Die
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1967
I Saw An Angel Die
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1967
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Touch 'Em With Love
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1969
Touch 'Em With Love
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1969
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Walk Right Back
Bobbie Gentry, Glen Campbell
Capitol Records1969
Walk Right Back
Bobbie Gentry, Glen CampbellCapitol Records1969
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Ace Insurance Man
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1969
Ace Insurance Man
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1969
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He Made A Woman Out Of Me
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1970
He Made A Woman Out Of Me
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1970
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Fancy
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1970
Fancy
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1970
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Fool On The Hill
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1968
Fool On The Hill
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1968
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Ode To Billie Joe
Bobbie Gentry
Capitol Records1967
Ode To Billie Joe
Bobbie GentryCapitol Records1967
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