Ray Brown

    Ray Brown

    • Ray Brown
    Ray Brown

    Ray Brown

    • Ray Brown

    Ray Brown

    Top Songs

    1
    Exactly Like YouRay Brown
    2
    SuperBass ThemeRay Brown
    3
    Seven Steps To HeavenRay Brown
    4
    Gumbo HumpRay Brown
    5
    That's AllRay Brown

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        The huge and comfortable sound of Ray Brown's bass was a welcome feature on bop-oriented sessions for over a half-century. He played locally in his native Pittsburgh in his early days. Arriving in New York in 1945, on his first day in town Brown met and played with Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, and Bud Powell. He was hired by Gillespie for his small groups and his big band; "One Bass Hit" and "Two Bass Hit" were early features, and he can be seen with Dizzy Gillespie in the ... Read more

        Chat About Ray Brown