Bobby Dean has been professionally performing for more than 20 years as a musician, singer/songwriter. Bobby attended McLennan Community College's Commercial Music Program in Waco, Texas. During his enrollment and afterward Bobby organized and booked his own band “The Timeless Country Band” receiving revues and rewards for his efforts. He was also named "Country Band of the Year" by the Music Association of Central Texas in 2006. In the beginning of 2007, Bobby was the lead singer with “The Plumb Country Band (A working TEXAS DANCE BAND for over 20 yrs.) and opened for many major acts, such as Gene Watson, Asleep at the Wheel, and T.G. Shepherd to name a few.. Bobby has shared the stage with some great icons such as: Johnny Gimble, Rex Allen, Jr. , Earl Cark, Pretty Miss Norma Jean, Curtis Potter, Durwood Strube, Tony Booth, Tommy Hooker, Darrell McCall and many others. In 2010, "Pretty World Records" signed Bobby to their label. In July of that year, Bobby's first single "Enough To Leave" was released. Within 6 weeks the song made its debut on the "Indie World Chart", where it would remain for 16 weeks and climb to the #15 spot before its decline. In July of 2011 Bobby’s 2nd single, "Let Me Love You" was released and continues to receive airplay. In September of 2015, Bobby was nominated as Country Traditional Male Artist of the Year, Songwriter of the Year, Entertainer of the Year and Song of the Year. He attended the Josie Show/Country Blast Radio Awards Show in Nashville at the Gaylord Resort and was awarded Country Traditional Male Artist of the Year for 2015.
Since there is another musical artist that bears the same name, Bobby is now appearing under the name "Texas Bobby Dean" to eliminate confusion. Bobby commutes to Nashville, Tennessee where he promotes his own songwriting efforts. He stays busy writing for, and with various artist and songwriters, and publishers in the music industry. Some of the folks Bobby has written with or has been associated with include the late and great Vern Gosdin, Hank Cochran, Red Lane, and Sonny Tillis. Bobby has many published works with Mel Tillis' "Little Dimple Music Publishing". You can find him often in Branson, Missouri at the “God and Country Theatre”. Bobby and his "Timeless Country Band" continue to perform across Texas and the surrounding states.
Bobby Dean is PURE COUNTRY!!