- Name: Bobby McFerrin
- Born: 03/11/1950 (70 years old)
- Occupation: Musician, conductor, arranger, producer
- Website: bobbymcferrin.com
Robert Keith McFerrin Jr. (born March 11, 1950) is an American jazz vocalist. He is known for his vocal techniques, such as singing fluidly but with quick and considerable jumps in pitch—for example, sustaining a melody while also rapidly alternating with arpeggios and harmonies—as well as scat singing, polyphonic overtone singing, and improvisational vocal percussion. He is widely known for performing and recording regularly as an unaccompanied solo vocal artist. He has frequently collaborated with other artists from both the jazz and classical scenes.
Birth Name: Robert Keith McFerrin Jr.
Alias: Robert Keith McFerrin Jr.
Genre: Jazz, a cappella, vocal, world, classical, smooth jazz
Birth Place: Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Bobby McFerrin quotes :
Well, I started conducting kind of by accident. I wanted to give myself a special birthday present for my fortieth birthday, and I was living in San Francisco at the time and I started attending some of the concerts and then simply dropping hints.Bobby McFerrin