Tom Browne (trumpeter)

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Tom Browne
Born (1954-10-30) October 30, 1954 (age 65)
Queens, New York
GenresFunk, jazz, R&B
Occupation(s)Musician
InstrumentsTrumpet
Years active1979–present
LabelsGRP, Arista
Associated actsToni Smith, Sonny Fortune, Lonnie Smith
Websitetombrowne.org

Tom Browne (born October 30, 1954)[1] is an American jazz trumpeter. He rose to prominence with Sonny Fortune and had major hits in 1980 and 1981: the No. 1 Billboard magazine R&B single "Funkin' for Jamaica (N.Y.)" and the No. 4 R&B single "Thighs High (Grip Your Hips and Move)".

Discography[edit]

  • Browne Sugar (Arista/GRP, 1979)
  • Love Approach (Arista/GRP, 1980)
  • Yours Truly (Arista, GRP, 1981)
  • Magic (Arista/GRP, 1981)
  • Special Edition with Sid McCoy (Westwood One, 1982)
  • Rockin' Radio (Arista, 1983)
  • Tommy Gun (Arista, 1984)
  • No Longer I (Malaco, 1988)
  • Mo' Jamaica Funk (Hip Bop, 1994)
  • Another Shade of Browne (Hip Bop, 1996)
  • R 'n' Browne (Hip Bop, 1999)
  • S' Up (Cheetah, 2010)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tom Browne Page". Soulwalking.co.uk. 1954-10-30. Retrieved 2013-03-17.