Bobby Robinson

Bobby Robinson
Real name
Morgan Clyde Robinson
April 16, 1917
January 7, 2011
United States
00026278678 7 works
00026285683 12 works
Songwriter, producer, record company executive and owner of a record store in Harlem. Robinson was a founder or co-founder of various record labels.
Danny Robinson Brother
Related labels
Enjoy Records [US1]   owner of
Fire Records   founder of
Fury Records [US]   founder of
Red Robin   founder of
Whirlin Disc   founder of


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Songs written by Bobby Robinson

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Awful Dreams Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis, Lightnin' Hopkins Lightnin' Hopkins October 1960 Covered by Tony Joe White
Fannie Mae Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis, Buster Brown Buster Brown June 30, 1959 Covered by (39 artists)
Fine Little Mama Elmore James, Bobby Robinson Elmo James December 1960 Covered by (7 artists)
I Need Your Loving Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis, James McDougal, Don Gardner Don Gardner and Dee Dee Ford May 1962 Covered by (14 artists)
It's Too Late Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis, Tarheel Slim Tarheel Slim and Little Ann August 1959 Covered by (3 artists)
Love Rap Bobby Robinson, Spoonie Gee Spoonie Gee & the Treacherous Three 1980
Lydia Bobby Robinson, Lewis Lymon The Teenchords featuring Lewis Lymon December 1956 Covered by Jonathan Richman and The Modern Lovers
Number 9 Train Bobby Robinson Tarheel Slim 1959 Covered by (10 artists)
Rappin' and Rocking the House Bobby Robinson, Keith Caeser, Sharon Green, Jeff Myree, Kevin T. Smith, Rodney G. Stone Funky Four Plus One More 1979
Rockin' It Bobby Robinson, Darryll Barksdale The Fearless Four 1982
Stranger Blues Elmore James, Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis Elmore James 1961 Covered by (33 artists)
Sugar Babe Bobby Robinson Buster Brown 1962 Covered by (4 artists)
Sugarhill Groove Bobby Robinson, Michael Mike, Big Bank Hank Sugarhill Gang 1980
The Body Rock Bobby Robinson, Kool Moe Dee The Treacherous Three 1980
The Closer You Are Bobby Robinson, Earl Lewis The Channels [US1] August 1956 Covered by (5 artists)
The New Rap Language Bobby Robinson, Spoonie Gee Spoonie Gee & the Treacherous Three 1980
The Sky Is Crying Elmore James, Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis Elmo James and His Broomdusters November 1959 Covered by (57 artists)
Valerie Bobby Robinson, Clarence Lewis Starlites [Jackie and The] August 1960 Covered by The Mothers of Invention
Warm and Tender Love Bobby Robinson, Clara Thompson Joe Haywood January 1965 Covered by (26 artists)
Wildcat Tamer Bobby Robinson, Tarheel Slim Tarheel Slim 1959 Covered by (7 artists)
Your Last Chance Bobby Robinson, Les Cooper Lewis Lymon and The Teenchords July 22, 1957 Covered by (2 artists)