Fancy is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Bobbie Gentry. According to the liner notes for the 2004 compilation Chickasaw County Child: The Artistry of Bobbie Gentry, the painting is believed to have been done by Gentry herself.
Bobbie Gentry - The Origins (FULL ALBUM - BEST OF COUNTRY). Glen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry - Good Times Again (2007) - Let it be Me (19 March 1969) w/intro. Bobbie Gentry - Greatest Hits (THE BEST OF POP - FULL ALBUM). Ode To Billy Joe ~ Bobbie Gentry. Medley: Scarborough Fair/Canticle . Bobbie Gentry – The Hit Albums. Label: DISKY HA-860502. The Golden Classics of Bobbie Gentry. Label: Collectibles CD 5862.
Bobbie Gentry - The Windows Of The World (03:00, 192Kb/s). Bobbie Gentry - Ode To Billie Joe (04:14, 320Kb/s). Bobbie Gentry - You've Made Me So Very Happy (03:20, 320Kb/s). On this page you can listen to the album, get information about the album, see the list of songs and much more. Listen online and stay in a good mood.
Bobbie Gentry discography. 1. Compilation albums. The discography of American singer-songwriter Bobbie Gentry consists of seven studio albums, one live album, one soundtrack album and thirty compilation albums. Gentry also released a total of thirty-one singles and fifteen extended plays. Gentry rose to international fame with her intriguing Southern Gothic narrative "Ode to Billie Joe" in 1967. The track spent four weeks as the No. 1 pop song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and was fourth in the Billboard year-end chart of 1967 and earned her Grammy awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in. 1968
More albums from Bobbie Gentry: Fancy by Bobbie Gentry. Touch ‘Em With Love by Bobbie Gentry. The Delta Sweete by Bobbie Gentry. Ode To Billy Joe (Sound Track From Max Baer’s Film Of) by Bobbie Gentry. Patchwork by Bobbie Gentry. Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell by Bobbie Gentry. Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry. View all albums . Local Gentry. By: Bobbie Gentry (1968, Pop). 3. Come Away Melinda. 5. Papa’s Medicine Show. 6. Ace Insurance Man.
Her second album, the woozy and surreal The Delta Sweete, featured erotically-charged songs about band rehearsals (‘Okolona River Bottom Band’) and spoken-word gibberish (‘Reunion’). Unlike Gentry, Glen Campbell could do no wrong. Like Gentry, however, Campbell had come from rural poverty; he had left home as a teen to join his uncle’s band, eventually pitching up in LA to work as a highly versatile session guitarist. He had also toured with The Beach Boys in the mid-60s, subbing for Brian Wilson. The pair followed it up with another hit together, a version of The Everly Brothers’ ‘All I Have To Do Is Dream’, but a second duets album was shelved. For Campbell, Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell was a brief stop-off on a career ticking upwards; ‘Wichita Lineman’, released shortly afterwards, soon eclipsed it. As for Gentry, the album’s legacy was trickier.
Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Bobbie Gentry. 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 . record surveys and was admired by Frank Sinatra and other singers.
Cover of Bobbie Gentry's debut album (1967). In 1967 Gentry produced her first single, the country rock "Mississippi Delta". However, it was the flipside, "Ode to Billie Joe", with its sparse sound and controversial lyrics, that started to receive airplay in the .