Bobby Bland

Bobby Bland

American soul & blues musician
One of the most powerful and distinctive voices in blues and R&B, thanks to his steady stream of classic singles during the '50s and '60s.
BornJanuary 27, 1930
Net worth$1 million
SpouseWillie Mae Bland (m 1983 - 2013)
ParentsI. J. Brooks


Credit: Getty Images, Rotten Tomatoes, Gracenote Media Services

Top Stories

BB King: Google Doodle honours 'King of Blues' singer's birthday

  • BB King is being remembered on Google Doodle on what would have been his 94th birthday.Born on 15 September, 1925, the musician began his career in Mississippi juke joints and local radio after discovering his special guitar skills in church.

People Also Viewed