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The Artistics - 93% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
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An R&B vocal group from Chicago, Illinois, USA, the Artistics combined sweet soul singing with horn-driven arrangements, representing the full flowering of the Chicago brand of uptown soul music during the 60s. The group came together in 1958 with original members Robert Dobyne, Larry Johnson, Jessie Bolian (8 June 1941, d. 24 August 1994), and Aaron Floyd. They were sig Read more

Jackie Ross - 91% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 2000s
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30 January 1946, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. This cool, stylish singer made her debut on Sam Cooke’s Sar label in 1962. ‘Selfish One’ (1964), her first single for Chess Records, showcased a mature delivery that further releases, including ‘I’ve Got The Skill’ (1964) and ‘Take Me For A Little While’ (1965), amplified. Tailor-made for prod Read more

The Brothers Of Soul - 87% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul
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Garnet Mimms - 78% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul
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The Vibrations - 75% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Doo Wop Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Formed in Los Angeles, California, USA in 1955 and originally known as the Jayhawks, this quartet comprised Dave Govan (2 August 1940, Los Angeles, California, USA), Carl Fisher (b. 27 December 1939, Quardon, Texas, USA), James Johnson (b. 13 September 1939, Brooklyn, New York, USA) and Carver Bunkham. The Vibrations were notable for being equally proficient with smooth ball Read more

Fred Hughes - 68% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Jazz
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Sam Dees - 66% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul
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1945, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. One of only a handful of artists who remains a superb performer in his own right, and a writer of high-quality soul songs for many others, in the same way as the diverse, but equally talented, George Jackson, Frank O (Johnson), Ashford And Simpson, ‘Joshie’ Jo Armstead, Isaac Hayes, Eddie Hinton and Dees’ long-standing friend Fr Read more

Jimmy Holiday - 65% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Easy Listening
Decades Active: 1990s
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24 July 1934, Durant, Mississippi, USA, d. 15 February 1987. This versatile singer first came to prominence in 1963 with the self-penned ‘How Can I Forget?’ which was covered at the same time by Ben E. King. Holiday later joined the Minit label where he made several excellent recordings, ranging from the ‘Memphis’-influenced R&B of ‘You Won’ Read more

Mitty Collier - 63% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Blues Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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21 June 1941, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. As a member of the travelling gospel group the Hayes Ensemble, Collier toured throughout Alabama and Georgia. Switching to secular music, she was discovered singing in a talent show by Chess Records scout Ralph Bass. Her early releases lacked direction until ‘I’m Your Part Time Love’, an ‘answer’ to Little John Read more

The Radiants - 59% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Blues
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Walter Jackson - 59% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock Funk
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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19 March 1938, Pensacola, Florida, USA, d. 20 June 1983, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Crippled by polio as a child, Jackson spent much of his life on crutches. This disability imbued his work with a greater pathos. Jackson recorded in 1959 as a member of the Velvetones, but his solo career unfolded on signing to the OKeh Records label. ‘It’s All Over’ (1964), a Cur Read more

Larry Williams - 57% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Blues Doo Wop
Decades Active: 1950s 1990s 2000s
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10 May 1935, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, d. 2 January 1980, Los Angeles, California, USA. Williams recorded a handful of raucous rock ‘n’ roll songs for Specialty Records that later influenced, among others, John Lennon. Williams learned to play the piano while in New Orleans, and moved to Oakland, California, with his family while in his teens. There he joined a Read more

Toussaint McCall - 57% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: Blues R&B / Soul Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1990s
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1934, Monroe, Louisiana, USA. McCall’s haunting hypnotic ‘Nothing Takes The Place Of You’ (number 5 R&B) was one of the highlights of a golden year in soul, 1967. Six other singles followed and one album but McCall could not recapture the magic of that one hit. He attempted to revive his career in 1976 with an album on McGowan, but it met with little accep Read more

The Sapphires - 56% match to Ruby Andrews

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s
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A vocal trio from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, comprising Carol Jackson (lead), George Gainer and Joe Livingston. The group purveyed an infectious pop soul girl-group sound that was typical of east coast African-American acts during the early 60s. Their one big hit was ‘Who Do You Love’ (number 9 R&B, number 25 pop) in 1964, but they recorded other excellent n Read more

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