Robert Andrew Lloyd CBE is an English operatic bass.
Born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, Lloyd was educated at Keble College, Oxford and studied in London with the baritone Otakar Kraus. He made his debut with University College Opera in 1969 as Don Fernando in Leonore, the early version of Fidelio. From 1969 to 1972 he was Principal Bass with the Sadler's Wells Opera Company, and from 1972 to 1982 was a member of the Royal Opera, Covent Garden. He made 195 appearances with the Metropolitan Opera, New York, during the period 1988-2008.
He has sung leading roles at Glyndebourne and with other British opera companies, and has appeared in major opera houses throughout the world. He sings roles in British, German, Italian, French and Russian works. He also sings sacred music and has recorded as bass soloist in the Mozart Requiem.