Instruments: Songwriter, Producer
Date of Birth: July 10, 1954
Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan
Home: Muscle Shoals, Alabama

In 1977, songwriter-singer Robert Byrne won the American Song Festival professional division grand prize, the next year he won the professional country category prize.

He has had songs recorded by Alabama, Ronnie Milsap, Johnny Rivers, Helen Reddy, Dr. Hook, Roy Orbison, Mac Davis, Mickey Gilley, T.G. Sheppard, Captain and Tennille, The Osmonds, Englebert Humperdinck, Dottie West, The Carpenters, Thelma Houston, Anne Murray, Earl Thomas Conley, Shenandoah, The Forester Sisters, Johnny Lee, and Gary Morris.

Byrne passed away on June 27, 2005

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame


Blame It on the Night

Listen: http://www.amazon.com/Blame-Night-Robert-Byrne/dp/B00005HPX1

The CD features a list of some of Muscle Shoals finest: Clayton Ivey on keyboards, Roger Clark on drums, Bob Wray's funky bass, former Steppenwolf guitarist Larry Byrom, Jimmy Buffett's right-hand man,Mac MacAnally and Terry Woodford's superb, as always, engineering. Buy this CD and you won't be disappointed, you will be moved.

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