RUTH BROWN

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Ruth Brown (1928–2006) was a U.S. rhythm and blues singer and actress, noted for bringing a popular music style to rhythm and blues in a series of hit songs for fledgling Atlantic Records in the 1950s, such as "So Long", "Teardrops from My Eyes", and "(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean".

Born Ruth Alston Weston on 30th January 1928 in Portsmouth, Virginia, she attended I. C. Norcom High School, a historically black high school. Brown's father was a dockhand who directed the local church choir, but the young Ruth showed more of an interest in singing at USO shows and nightclubs. She was inspired by Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday and Dinah Washington. In 1945, Brown ran away from her home in Portsmouth along with a trumpeter, Jimmy Brown, whom she soon married, to sing in bars and clubs. She then spent a month with Lucky Millinder's orchestra, but was fired
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One Day Music 2015
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Ruth Brown - Miss Rhythm (Greatest Hits and More)Ruth Brown - Miss Rhythm (Greatest Hits and More)
Atlantic 1989
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Real Gone 2017
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Solid 2017
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Taking Care of BusinesTaking Care of Busines
Jasmine Music 2011
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Ruth Brown In The 60s: Say It AgainRuth Brown In The 60s: Say It Again
Jasmine 2016
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RUTH BROWN Rock & Roll album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Rock & Roll
Jump Blues 1957
RUTH BROWN Along Comes Ruth album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Along Comes Ruth
Jump Blues 1962
RUTH BROWN Fine Brown Frame album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fine Brown Frame
Jump Blues 1968
RUTH BROWN Black Is Brown and Brown Is Beautiful album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Black Is Brown and Brown Is Beautiful
Jump Blues 1969
RUTH BROWN Blues on Broadway album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blues on Broadway
Jump Blues 1989
RUTH BROWN Fine and Mellow album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fine and Mellow
Jump Blues 1991
RUTH BROWN Songs of My Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Songs of My Life
Jump Blues 1993
RUTH BROWN R + B = Ruth Brown album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
R + B = Ruth Brown
Jump Blues 1997
RUTH BROWN A Good Day for the Blues album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Good Day for the Blues
Jump Blues 1999

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RUTH BROWN Have a Good Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Have a Good Time
Jump Blues 1988

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RUTH BROWN Miss Rhythm (Greatest Hits and More) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Miss Rhythm (Greatest Hits and More)
Jump Blues 1959
RUTH BROWN You Don't Know Me / Touch Me in the Morning album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
You Don't Know Me / Touch Me in the Morning
Jump Blues 1997
RUTH BROWN Teardrops From My Eyes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Teardrops From My Eyes
Jump Blues 2004
RUTH BROWN The Platinum Collection album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Platinum Collection
Jump Blues 2007

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