Barbara and the Browns

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Barbara and the Browns | Image restored by Google Archive | tc244

Barbara and The Browns are a vocal group from Memphis whose recordings were leased to Chess and also to Stax records and other labels. Barbara Brown (pictured) died on 3 February 2010. The Browns were her brothers and sisters, Roberta, Betty, and Maurice (another brother, Richard, wrote some of the groups’ songs). She also made solo recordings. The Cadet single “I don’t want to have to wait” is top grade Memphis soul.

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