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Robert Townsend 
 Square Dance Caller
 
ID: 623

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Robert Townsend  

A Memphis Tennessee native, Robert has called all around the world. Calling thru the Advanced level, RT (as he is known by many of his friends) is the consummate Southern Gentleman. He began recording with Lou-Mac in the late 1980's and along with his partner Don, purchased the label in 1993.

Robert is known across the country and in Europe for his creative choreography, smooth delivery and as a caller who always makes the dance fun. He has been a featured caller at several regional and State Festivals as well as Mexican Riviera and Caribbean cruises.

Robert recently recorded "Country As A Boy Can Be", a Brady Seals tune which is destined to be a hit.

Among his other recordings, songs such as "Biloxi Lady", "Dancing In The Streets (the Van Halen version)" "Funky Cowboy" and "Shut Up and Kiss Me" are very popular among contemporary callers.

RT calls for two clubs in the Memphis area and is a featured caller for clubs holding special dances all up and down the Southern states and Eastern seaboard. His infectious smile and fun loving attitude is what brings FUN to a dance near you.

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Recordings by Robert Townsend:
Lou Mac    Mar Let    R & D   
 
Alligator Walk  (cue sheet)  Singing Call, R & D 1005
 
Baby Likes To Square Dance  (sample clip) (cue sheet)  Singing Call, Mar Let 507
 
Beat Me Daddy 8 To The Bar  (cue sheet)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 288
 
Biloxi Lady  (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 229
 
Brickyard Blues  (cue sheet)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 301
 
Bye Bye Love  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Mar Let 519
 
Country As A Boy Can Be  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 252
 
Dancin' In The Streets  (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 215
 
Funky Cowboy  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 219
 
I Get The Blues  (sample clip) (cue sheet)  Singing Call, Mar Let 515
 
I Think I'm In Love  (comments)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 234
 
I Think I'm In Love  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Mar Let 512
 
On The Road Again  (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 315
 
Play Something Sweet (Brickyard Blues)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 231-MP3
 
Shut Up & Kiss Me  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 202
 
Shut Up About Politics  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 328
 
Steamroller Blues  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 259
 
Venus  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Mar Let 521
 
Young World  (sample clip) (cue sheet) (lyrics)  Singing Call, Lou Mac 273

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