Ruth Brown
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R.B. Blues [Single Version]
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Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean
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Lucky Lips
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I Don't Know
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Teardrops From My Eyes

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Ruth Brown

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They called Atlantic Records "the house that Ruth built" during the 1950s, and they weren't referring to the Sultan of Swat. Ruth Brown's regal hitmaking reign from 1949 to the close of the '50s helped tremendously to establish the New York label's predominance in the R&B field. Later, the business all but forgot her -- she was forced to toil as domestic help for a time -- but she returned to the top, her status as a postwar R&B pioneer (and tireless advocate for the rights and ... Read more

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