R&B vocalist/pianist. Born in 1922 in Texas city, Texas. To Los Angeles in 1943. Joined Johnny Moore's Three Blazers in 1944. First recorded his classic "Merry Christmas, Baby" in 1947. Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1999.
How many blues artists remained at the absolute top of their game after more than a half-century of performing? One immediately leaps to mind: Charles Brown. His incredible piano skills and laid-back vocal delivery remained every bit as mesmerizing at … see full wiki