Robert Blackwell

Robert Blackwell

Real Name:
Robert Alexander Blackwell
Born: May 23, 1922 in Seattle, Washington - Died: March 9, 1985 in Hacienda Heights, Whittier, California
Robert "Bumps" Blackwell was an American songwriter, arranger and producer. First and best known for his early hits performed by Little Richard. Later recognized for being covered by Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Creedence Clearwater Revival and others.

He has co-written such songs as "Long Tall Sally", "Ready Teddy", "Rip It Up", "Good Golly Miss Molly" and "All Around The World".

Do not mistake with Otis Blackwell, who wrote prominent songs such as Presleys' "All Shook Up" and "Don't Be Cruel".
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Robert Blackwell Discography

Singles & EPs

3-4010 Bumps Blackwell Orch.* Sumpin' Jumpin' / MS & DB(7", Single) Keen (2) 3-4010 US 1958 Sell This Version