Bobby Bare

American singer-songwriter

Robert Joseph Bare Sr. (born April 7, 1935) is an American outlaw country music singer-songwriter. He is best known for the songs "Marie Laveau", "Detroit City" and "500 Miles Away from Home".[1]

Bobby Bare Sr.
Bare performing at the Grand Ole Opry in 2017
Bare performing at the Grand Ole Opry in 2017
Background information
Birth nameRobert Joseph Bare
Born (1935-04-07) April 7, 1935 (age 87)
Ironton, Ohio, U.S.
Genres
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
Years active1956–present
Labels
Websitewww.bobbybare.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. Colin Larkin, ed. (1997). The Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (Concise ed.). Virgin Books. p. 91. ISBN 1-85227-745-9.