The Big Band Sound of Thad Jones/Mel Lewis featuring Miss Ruth Brown

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The Big Band Sound of Thad Jones/Mel Lewis featuring Miss Ruth Brown
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Studio album by Ruth Brown, Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra
Recorded June–July 1968, Hollywood
Genre Jazz
Label Solid State
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Alternative cover / title
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic (link) 3/5 stars

The Big Band Sound of Thad Jones/Mel Lewis featuring Miss Ruth Brown, also released as Fine Brown Frame, is a 1968 Solid State Records recording of vocalist Ruth Brown with the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra.

Track listing[edit]

LP side A:

  1. "Yes Sir, That's My Baby"
  2. "Trouble in Mind"
  3. "Sonny Boy"
  4. "Bye Bye Blackbird"
  5. "I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town" (Razaf/Weldon)

LP side B:

  1. "Black Coffee"
  2. "Be Anything (but Be Mine)"
  3. "You Won't Let Me Go"
  4. "Fine Brown Frame"

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  • Solid State SS-18041
  • The Big Band Sound of Thad Jones/Mel Lewis featuring Miss Ruth Brown at