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Bobby Bland (I) (1930–2013)

Bobby Bland was born on January 27, 1930 in Rosemark, Tennessee, USA as Robert Calvin Brooks. He was married to Willie Mae Bland. He died on June 23, 2013 in Memphis, Tennessee. See full bio »


(age 83) in Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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The Fugitive Soundtrack
The Lincoln Lawyer Soundtrack
Fighting Soundtrack


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 2018 Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wherever It Leads (2018) ... (performer: "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" - uncredited)
 2017 The Hitman's Bodyguard (performer: "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City")
 2017 Detroit (performer: "Good Time Charlie Part 1")
 2017 American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story (TV Series documentary) (performer - 8 episodes)
- My Way (2017) ... (performer: "Share Your Love With Me" - uncredited)
- Down the Rabbit Hole: The Dorothy Stratten Murder (2017) ... (performer: "Sad Feeling", "Up And Down World" - uncredited)
- Below the Belt: Playboy and the Pubic Wars (2017) ... (performer: "Share Your Love With Me" - uncredited)
- The Playboy Interview (2017) ... (performer: "Don't Cry No More" - uncredited)
- Members Only: The Playboy Club (2017) ... (performer: "That's The Way Love Is" - uncredited)
 2016 Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Love Stories (2016) ... (performer: "Ain't No Love In the Heart of the City" - uncredited)
 2016 11.22.63 (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Other Voices, Other Rooms (2016) ... (performer: "Yield Not to Temptation" - uncredited)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Yesterday Once More (2016) ... (performer: "I'll Take Care Of You")
 2015 True Detective (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Night Finds You (2015) ... (performer: "I Pity the Fool" - as Bobby "Blue" Bland)
 2015 Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon (Documentary) (performer: "Turn On Your Love Light" - as Bobby "Blue" Bland)
 2014 Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown (Documentary) (performer: "Turn On Your Love Light" - as Bobby 'Blue' Bland)
 2013/II The Butcher (Short) (performer: "St. James Infirmary")
 2011 Fresh Meat (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... (performer: "I Pity The Fool" - uncredited)
 2011 The Lincoln Lawyer (performer: "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" - as Bobby 'Blue' Bland)
 2009 Fighting (performer: "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" - as Bobby 'Blue' Bland)
 2004 Ocean's Twelve (performer: "That Did It" - as Bobby Blue Bland)
 2003 Skeppsholmen (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (2003) ... (performer: "I Don't Want To Be Right (If Loving You Is Wrong)")
 2002 Brown Sugar (performer: "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" - as Bobby 'Blue' Bland)
 2000 Remember the Titans (performer: "Call On Me" - as Bobby "Blue" Bland)
 1993 The Fugitive (performer: "The Thrill Is Gone" (1951))
 1990 To Sleep with Anger (performer: "Walkin', Talkin' And Singin' The Blues", "I Hear You Thinking")
 1989 Mystery Train (performer: "Get Your Money Where You Spend Your Time" - as Bobby Blue Band )
 1988 A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (performer: "YOU'RE THE ONE (THAT I ADORE)")
 1987 Rolling Vengeance (performer: "The Rhythm Of Love" - as Bobby Blue)
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars (producer: "Boogie Nights" - as Bobby Blue)
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Other Works:

CD: "You've Got Me Loving You" (USP) See more »

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1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bobby Blue Band | Bobby Blue Bland

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His singing blended Southern blues and soul. He was influenced by Nat 'King' Cole, often recording with lavish arrangements to accompany his smooth vocals. See more »


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