Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Lee Brown (1937-1940) by Lee Brown, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Lee Brown (1937-1940)

Open iTunes to preview, buy and download music.

Album Review

The obscure Lee Brown was a pleasing blues-oriented singer and pianist who recorded seven sessions during 1937-1940 and two in 1946. The first six are reissued in full on this CD. Brown is accompanied by such major names on various tracks as guitarist Sleepy John Estes, trumpeters Charlie Shavers and Red Allen, clarinetist Buster Bailey, and pianists Sammy Price and Lil Armstrong (when Brown is not playing piano himself). The closest he came to a hit was "Little Girl Little Girl," which he remade in various ways a few times during his career. But, his enthusiasm aside, Lee Brown's recordings are actually most memorable for the supporting cast.


Born: 1880 in United States

Genre: Blues

Years Active: '30s, '40s

Lee Brown was an Arkansas blues piano player who recorded 29 tracks for Decca Records between 1937 and 1940, followed by a single session that yielded two additional sides in 1946. It is believed that he made Chicago his home base, but little exact information is available on Brown. His best known recording is a song called "Little Girl Little Girl," originally cut in 1937 in New York City. Brown returned to the "Little Girl" template several times, essentially recording the same song (with...
Full Bio

Listeners Also Bought

Lee Brown (1937-1940), Lee Brown
View in iTunes
  • $16.99
  • Genres: Blues, Music
  • Released: 01 August 1995

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.