Bobby Charles

Email alerts for products
by Bobby Charles

Biography

Robert Charles Guidry, 21 February 1938, Abbeville, Louisiana, USA. Charles became well known in the 50s when three of his songs - ‘See You Later Alligator’, ‘Walking To New Orleans’ and ‘But I Do’ - were successfully covered by Bill Haley, Fats Domino and Clarence ‘Frogman’ Henry. The composer also recorded in his own right for Chicago’s Chess Records label, but returned to the south the following decade for a series of low-key, largely... Read more

Genres

Tags
singer-songwriter
new orleans
blues
rhythm and blues
soul
funk
louisiana
Powered by AudioScrobbler

Links