Bobby Bland

Born Jan 27, 1930
Robert Calvin "Bobby" Bland, né Brooks, also known professionally as Bobby "Blue" Bland, was an American singer of blues and soul. Bland developed a sound that mixed gospel with the blues and R&B. He was described as "among the great storytellers of blues and soul music... [who] created tempestuous...
Bobby Bland

Bobby Bland Stats

Nickname

: Bobby Blue' Bland, Bobby Blue Bland, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Bobby 'Blue' Band, Bland, Bobby "Blue", The Lion of the Blues

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: January 27, 1930

Place of Birth

: Shelby County

Date of Death

: June 23, 2013

Place of Death

: Memphis