Bobby Bland

Born Jan 27, 1930
  • Singer, Bandleader, Singer-songwriter
Net Worth
$1 Million
Robert Calvin "Bobby" Bland, né Brooks, also known professionally as Bobby "Blue" Bland, was an American blues singer. 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 arias of lo...
Bobby Bland

Bobby Bland Stats


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


: Singer, Bandleader, Singer-songwriter


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: January 27, 1930

Place of Birth

: Rosemark, Tennessee

Date of Death

: June 23, 2013

Place of Death

: Memphis

Bobby Bland Film Roles

  1. Bobby Blue Bland: Live on Beale Street

Bobby Bland Film Appearances

  1. Take Me to the River

Bobby Bland TV Guest Roles

  1. Host: Richard Pryor
  2. AB-1362: Bobby "Blue" Bland
  3. AB-953: Bobby "Blue" Bland
  4. Bobby Bland/ Tavares/ Lyn Collins/ Fred Wesley & Steam
  5. Host: B.B. King
  6. AB-1051: Bobby "Blue" Bland / The Mar-Keys
  7. Bobby Blue Bland / Susan Tedeschi

Bobby Bland Musical Groups

  1. Bobby Bland & B.B. King

Bobby Bland Albums

  1. Two Steps From the Blues
  2. Ain't Nothing You Can Do
  3. His California Album
  4. Long Beach 1983
  5. After All
  6. Ask Me 'Bout Nothing
  7. Blues at Midnight
  8. Dreamer
  9. I Pity the Fool: The Duke Recordings, Volume 1
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