Chickasaw County Child: The Artistry of Bobbie Gentry
Chickasaw County Child: The Artistry of Bobbie Gentry by Shout Factory at Crooks Country. MPN: 826663227826. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Mississippi-born songstress Bobbie Gentry burned up the country and pop Billboard charts in 1967 with her single ''Ode To Billie Joe,'' knocking ''All
"‘Ode To Billie Joe’ fit right into this Southern Gothic tradition. It had that mystery, that darkness. It was a different voice, a blend of blues and country and folk that was totally unique." —Lucinda Williams
• Chickasaw County Child: The Artistry Of Bobbie Gentry is the first collection to embrace her unique, complex breadth of work and reveal her as more than a "hit" country artist, casting light on Bobbie as a premiere female rock artist who ventured into uncharted territory.
• Contemporary artists as varied as Sheryl Crow, Reba McEntire and The Geraldine Fibbers have all recorded her songs.
• "Ode To Billie Joe" dethroned The Beatles’ "All You Need Is Love" from Billboard’s #1 position in 1967.
• Disc compiled by noted reissues producer Gary Stewart, with liner notes by Holly George-Warren.
• Winner of three Grammy® awards for her 1967 debut including Best New Artist, plus an Academy of Country Music award.
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