no 1 New York Times Bestseller

A touching, humorous, middle-wrenching, and effective memoir from probably the most greatest names in radio, the host of The Bobby Bones Show, one of the listened-to force time morning radio presentations within the country.

Growing up bad in Mountain Pine, Arkansas, with a tender, addicted mother, Bobby Estell fell in love with us of a song. Deserted by means of his father on the age of 5, Bobby noticed the radio as his method out—a dream that got here actual in school while he went on air on the Henderson State College campus station broadcasting as Bobby Bones, whilst concurrently beginning The Bobby Bones Show at 105.9 KLAZ. Bobby’s passions had been pop, us of a song, and comedy, and he combined the 3 to turn into a tastemaker within the us of a song trade, heard by means of tens of millions day-to-day. Bobby broke the structure of usual us of a radio, blending us of a and dad with leisure information and data, and has interviewed one of the greatest names within the industry, together with Luke Bryan, Taylor Fast, Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, Woman Antebellum, and Jason Aldean.

Yet in spite of the glamour, reputation, and cash, Bobby hasn’t ever forgotten his roots, the mother and grandmother who raised him, the paintings ethic he embraced which stored him and inspired him to discover the sector, and the nice values that formed him. On this humorous, poignant memoir instructed in Bobby’s unique patter, he’s taking enthusiasts on a excursion of his street to radio. Bobby doesn’t shy clear of the curves he keeps to navigate—together with his obsessive-compulsive dysfunction—on his adventure to search out the happiness of a wholesome circle of relatives.

Funny and mushy, uncooked and fair, Bare Bones is natural Bobby Bones—unexpected, unique, inspiring, and unique.