Quotes by Ruth Brown

About Ruth Brown:

Ruth Brown was an American singer-songwriter and actress, sometimes known as the "Queen of R&B". She was noted for bringing a pop music style to R&B music in a series of hit songs for Atlantic Records in the 1950s, such as "So Long", "Teardrops from My Eyes" and "(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean". For these contributions, Atlantic became known as "The house that Ruth built" (alluding to the popular nickname for Old Yankee Stadium).

Author Bio

  • NameRuth Brown
  • DescriptionAmerican singer-songwriter
  • BornJanuary 12, 1928
  • DiedNovember 17, 2006
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSinger