Ruth Brown

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer

Category: Performer

Inducted in: 1993

Inducted by: Bonnie Raitt

Nominated in: 1986   1987   1988   1989   1990   1993

First Eligible: 1986 Ceremony

Inducted into Rock Hall Revisited in 2002 (ranked #276) .

Essential Songs (?)WikipediaAmazon MP3YouTube
Teardrops from My Eyes (1950)
(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean (1953)
Lucky Lips (1957)

Ruth Brown @ Wikipedia

Ruth Brown Videos


2 comments so far (post your own)

Ruth Brown kicks ass. Great music that deserves to be remembered.

Posted by Al on Sunday, 06.1.14 @ 14:02pm

"This Little Girl's Gone Rockin" Is one of the seminal songs that helped bridge R&B to Rock & Roll.
She was called the "Queen of R&B, but in my mind she was also the first "Queen of R&R".

Posted by Maggot on Sunday, 07.12.15 @ 03:46am

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