• Ruth BROWN - Taking Care of Business - Singles As & Bs 1953-1960 + Bonus Hits From 1950-1952

Ruth Brown was one of the greatest and most influential American female blues singers of the 20th century.

This package features her A and B sides of every single released between 1953 and 1960 and includes: 'Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean', '5-10-15 Hours' and 'Lucky Lips', plus her biggest pre 1953 hits.

The 59 tracks across this 2CD set feature hard rock and roll, sublime blues ballads, jazzy slow grooves and are all the introduction you'll need to the legend that is Ruth Brown.

Track Listing

Disc 1

1. TEARDROPS FROM MY EYES
2. 5-10-15 HOURS
3. MAMA HE TREATS YOUR DAUGHTER MEAN
4. WILD WILD YOUNG MEN
5. MEND YOU WAYS
6. IF YOU DON'T WANT ME
7. LOVE CONTEST
8. IT'S ALL IN YOUR MIND
9. SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY
10. IF I HAD ANY SENSE
11. HELLO LITTLE BOY
12. OH WHAT A DREAM
13. PLEASE DON'T FREEZE
14. MAMBO BABY
15. SOMEBODY TOUCHED ME
16. EVER SINCE MY BABY'S BEEN GONE
17. BYE BYE YOUNG MEN
18. AS LONG AS I'M MOVING
19. I CAN SEE EVERYBODY'S BABY
20. IT'S LOVE BABY (24 HOURS A DAY)
21. WHAT'D I SAY
22. I GOTTA HAVE YOU
23. LOVE HAS JOINED US TOGETHER
24. OLD MAN RIVER
25. I WANT TO DO MORE
26. I'M GETTING RIGHT
27. SWEET BABY OF MINE
28. MOM OH MOM
29. I WANT TO BE LOVED

Disc 2

1. SMOOTH OPERATOR
2. I STILL LOVE YOU
3. LUCKY LIPS
4. MY HEART IS BREAKING OVER YOU
5. WHEN I GET YOU BABY
6. ONE MORE TIME
7. SHOW ME
8. I HOPE WE MEET AGAIN (ON THE ROAD SOMEDAY)
9. A NEW LOVE
10. LOOK ME UP
11. JUST TOO MUCH
12. BOOK OF LIES
13. THIS LITTLE GIRL'S GONE ROCKIN'
14. WHY ME
15. MAMA HE TREATS YOUR DAUGHTER MEAN (Recut)
16. I'LL STEP ASIDE
17. ITTY BITTY GIRL
18. 5-10-15 HOURS (Recut)
19. JACK O DIAMONDS
20. I CAN'T HEAR A WORD YOU SAY
21. I DON'T KNOW
22. PAPA DADDY
23. DON'T DECIEVE ME
24. I BURNED YOUR LETTER
25. WHAT I WOULDN'T GIVE
26. THE DOOR IS STILL OPEN
27. TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS
28. HONEY BOY
29. SURE 'NUFF
30. HERE HE COMES

Other Details
Price Code B
Format 2CD
Release Date 14/10/2011
UPC Bar Code No 604988302226

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Ruth BROWN - Taking Care of Business - Singles As & Bs 1953-1960 + Bonus Hits From 1950-1952

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