Tom Browne

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Birthday
30, 1954
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
30, 1954 (age 64)
Birthplace
New York

About

Jazz, funk, and R&B trumpet player known for such 1980s hit songs as "Thighs High (Grip Your Hips and Move)" and "Funkin' for Jamaica (N.Y.)."

Before Fame

He released his debut album, Browne Sugar, in 1979. Early in his career, he often played with renowned saxophonist Sonny Fortune.

Trivia

His popular albums include Rockin' Radio, Love Approach, and Magic.

Family Life

He grew up in the Queens neighborhood of New York City.

Associated With

He and jazz pianist Lonnie Smith became musical collaborators.