Ruby Turner
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1958-06-22
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Ruby Turner Biography (Wikipedia)

Francella Ruby Turner MBE (born 22 June 1958) is a British Jamaican R&B and soul singer, songwriter, and actress.

In a music career spanning more than 30 years, Turner is best known for her albums and single releases in Europe and North America. She is also known for her work as a session backing vocalist, artists she has worked with include Bryan Ferry, UB40, Steel Pulse, Steve Winwood, Jools Holland, and Mick Jagger. She has written songs that have been covered by artists including Lulu, Yazz and Maxi Priest.

Turner achieved the rare feat, for a British singer, of reaching no. 1 on the US R&B chart, with "It's Gonna Be Alright" in February 1990. Between 1986 and 1995, eight of her singles appeared in the UK Singles Chart with "I'd Rather Go Blind" being the most successful, reaching no. 24 in 1987. Turner performed at the Birmingham Heart Beat 86 concert, which featured George Harrison; and also sang on BBC Television's Jools' Annual Hootenanny, from 2007 to 2016 inclusive. She has also appeared as an actress on stage, film and television.

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Won't Cry No More
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Won't Cry No More
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Let The Good Times Roll
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Let The Good Times Roll
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Same Old Heart
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Same Old Heart
Ruby Turner
I'd Rather Go Blind
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I'd Rather Go Blind
Jools Holland
Peace In The Valley
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Peace In The Valley
Jools Holland
Jumpin In The Morning
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Jumpin In The Morning
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Get Away Jordan (feat. Ruby Turner)
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Get Away Jordan (feat. Ruby Turner)
Jools Holland
To Love A Child
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To Love A Child
Jools Holland
The Informer (feat. Ruby Turner)
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The Informer (feat. Ruby Turner)
Ruby Turner
This Train live from Birmingham New Street Station
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This Train live from Birmingham New Street Station
Ruby Turner
Blowin' in the Wind
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Blowin' in the Wind
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
This Train (feat. Ruby Turner)
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This Train (feat. Ruby Turner)
Jools Holland Orchestra & Ruby Turner
Peace In The Valley
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Peace In The Valley
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Peace In The Valley (feat. Ruby Turner)
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Peace In The Valley (feat. Ruby Turner)
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Count Me In (feat. Ruby Turner)
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Count Me In (feat. Ruby Turner)
Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Pray Have Mercy
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Pray Have Mercy
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