Visit our YouTube channel

Teardrop From My Eyes / As Long As I'm Moving

Ruth Brown

  • Label: Atlantic
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Genres: Jukebox RnB, Jump Blues
  • Format: 7 inch
  • Catalogue number: ATLANTIC919

Availability: In stock


Sophisticated, big band rhythm and blues this maybe but the story goes that when Brown, an uptown club singer of big band ballads, first heard Teardrops… she thought it too sharp a change in direction. Persuaded by her bosses at Atlantic to give it a go, it went on to be the first of five rhythm and blues No 1s she had with the label. It went on to be covered by Ray Charles, among others. The flip is a more uptempo jump blues with the killer line: ‘I’ve seen so many men it’s like looking through a fine-tooth comb.’

You may also be interested in the following product(s)

  1. We're Gonna Make It

    We're Gonna Make It

    New World / Crystal Clear

    7 inch £6.99

  2. Los Miticos Del Ritmo

    Los Miticos Del Ritmo

    Los Hermanos Latinos

    7 inch £6.99

  3. Summer Dawn

    Summer Dawn

    Sahib Shihab

    7 inch £6.99

  4. Coffy


    Roy Ayers

    7 inch £6.99

  5. Come into Knowledge

    Come into Knowledge


    7 inch £6.99

  6. Working on you

    Working on you

    Lamont Dozier

    7 inch £6.99

Teardrop From My Eyes / As Long As I'm Moving



  1. Teardrop From My Eyes
  2. As Long As I'm Going