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Charles Brown (September 13, 1922 – January 21, 1999), born in Texas City, Texas was an American blues singer and pianist whose soft-toned, slow-paced blues-club style influenced the development of blues performance during the 1940s and 1950s. He had several hit recordings, including "Driftin' Blues" and "Merry Christmas Baby".

In the late 1940s a rising demand for blues was driven by an increasing white teenage audience…

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  • Really underrated.
  • Charles Brown has been a fool. (To fall in love with you and expect you to be true.)
  • Fantastic nocturnal music. Love it!
  • Im surprised no one has called him "underrated" yet
  • I wonder if he got teased a lot because of his name.
  • super music
  • Amon Tobin sample 06 - Throught The Courtesy Of Love, but I forgot in which track :(
  • Such calming blues
  • Charles Brown a good friend of Amos Milburn www.amosmilburn.com
  • Great blues musician!

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