Roy Brown
Favorite

Roy Brown

Top Songs

1
Butcher Pete
2
Hard Luck Blues
3
Mighty Mighty Man
4
Cadillac Baby
5
Good Rockin' Tonight

Albums

About

Roy Brown

Biography

When you draw up a short list of the R&B pioneers who exerted a primary influence on the development of rock & roll, respectfully place singer Roy Brown's name near its very top. His seminal 1947 DeLuxe Records waxing of "Good Rockin' Tonight" was immediately ridden to the peak of the R&B charts by shouter Wynonie Harris and subsequently covered by Elvis Presley, Ricky Nelson, Jerry Lee Lewis, and many more early rock icons (even Pat Boone). In addition, Brown's melismatical ple... Read more

Chat About Roy Brown

For You