BROWN GAL

Latest update on 15/04/2010

Artist: Lil Armstrong & Her Swing Orchestra
Author: Lilian Armstrong/Avon Long
Label: Decca
Year: 1936

Lilian also wrote Struttin' With Some Barbecue.

Covers:

1938:

Ink Spots [feat. Deek Watson]

1949:

Al Sears & The Sparrows [as Brown Boy]

1952:

Jive Bombers [as Brown Boy on Citation]

1954:

Deek Watson & His Brown Dots

1956:

Jive Bombers feat. Clarence Palmer [three out of four Sparrows as Bad Boy on Savoy; one of their other famous songs is Cherry; both in film Cry-Baby in '90]

1958:

Claude Bolling [as Sale gosse (instrumental)]

1958:

Didier Lapeyrère [idem; vocal version]

1978:

Ringo Starr [as Bad Boy]

1980:

Mink DeVille [idem]

1987:

Buster Poindexter [idem]

1994:

Doug Sahm [idem]

Not to be confused with all the other Bad Boy's (see there).

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