Bobby Eli was a founding member of MFSB. He was also a member of The SalSoul Orchestra, John Davis & The Monster Orchestra and Eli's Second Coming.
He has perform on hundreds of songs for artists like Wilson Pickett, The OJays, Billy Paul, Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes, The Stylistics, The Manhattans, The Intruders, Barbara Mason, The Spinners, First Choice, Eddie Kendricks, Double Exposure, The Jacksons, The Temptations, Loleatta Holloway, Teddy Pendergrass and Lou Rawls.As a Songwriter.
Bobby has written classic R&B songs like Love Won't Let Me Wait (hit songs for both Major Harris & Luther Vandross), Sideshow and Three Ring Circus (Blue Magic), Just Don't Want To Be Lonely (Main Ingredient, Ronnie Dyson and Blue Magic. There are at least 15 artists that recorded this song) and Magic Touch (For Rose Royce).
Bobby has produced albums for artists like Impact, Brenda & The Tabulations, The Joneses, Atlantic Starr, Ava Cherry, Cashmere, Jean Carne and Sister Sledge. Deniece William's album Love, Niecy Style was Produced by Bobby Eli!
Bobby play for more than just R&B artists: He recorded with Blue Legend B.B.King (To Know You Is To Love You album), Gospel Legends The Mighty Clouds of Joy, R&B/Disco: The Ritchie Family (Best Disco In Town), Jazz artist John Handy, Grace Jones, Elton Jones and even Engelbert Humperdinck.
Mr. Eli has won multiple Platinum and Gold Records. Bobby also received serveral BMI Writers & Publishing Awards. He is a member of The National R&B Music Society, Inc. Bobby is still writing and producing songs, now with his own recording studio (GrooveYard/Studio E). Carlo Santana, Stevie Wonder, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, El DeBarge and George Clinton have recorded there. Don't be surprised to see Bobby's name on that next Hit CD.
CRIB RADIO SPECIAL-->>>>>
Special Interview 5 Hour Jam Session!!!!
*Aristocrats *Atlantic Starr *Blue Magic
*Brenda & The Tabulations *Cliff Nobles
*David Morris Jr. *Delfonics *Double Exposure
*Ecstasy Passion & Pain *Eli's Second Coming
*Free Spirit *Impact *Intruders *Invitations
*Jackie Moore *Joneses *Linda Clifford
*Loleatta Holloway *Love Committee
*Major Harris *Margie Joseph *MFSB *O'Jays
*Orlando Riva Sound *Sons Of Robin Stone
*Spinners *Terry Collins *T.U.M.E. *Whispers
*William DeVaughn *Wilson Pickett
Including 12 Unreleased Tom Moulton Mixes
and 2 World Premier Tracks Never Heard Before!!