Quotes by Bobby McFerrin

About Bobby McFerrin:

Robert Keith "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. is an American vocalist and conductor. He is best known for his 1988 hit song "Don't Worry, Be Happy". He is a ten-time Grammy Award winner, who is known for his unique 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, vocal basslines, 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.

Author Bio

  • NameBobby McFerrin
  • DescriptionAmerican vocalist and conductor
  • BornMarch 11, 1950
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSinger; Conductor; Jazz Musician