Bumper collection from one-time 60s icon Roberta Lee Streeter, aka Bobbie Gentry, a Philosophy graduate from UCLA, and student of LA Conservatory of Music.
was a Las Vegas showgirl before cutting her
first disc in 1967, by which time her
stage name appeared, from the 1952 film title Ruby Gentry, starring Charlton Heston.She
emerged from the Nashville scene in the late 60s, becoming a true icon and one of the earliest examples of female artists to both write and produce her
own material with her
pop inspired country songs.