Raymond Lee Brown
Raymond Lee Brown
Raymond Lee Brown is an American jazz trumpeter and flugelhornist. He is best known for being a performer and section leader for Earth, Wind, & Fire Horns from 1987 to 2004. Brown joined Earth, Wind & Fire in 1987 when the band returned from a four-year hiatus from the music industry. In 2004, he retired from the band.
Since 2004, trumpeter Robert (Bobby) Burns, Jr., has assumed the role with Earth, Wind, and Fire. Burns graduated from Horace Mann High School, Gary, Indiana, in 1973; and he earned a Bachelor of Music, with a major in Trumpet, from the Jacobs School of Music in 1983.
- Lisa DeNeal, Post-Tribune, Sept. 21, 2005
- Indiana University (Bloomington) alumni records, 2010
|Earth, Wind & Fire|
|Maurice White · Phillip Bailey · Verdine White · Ralph Johnson|
|Studio Albums||Earth, Wind & Fire • The Need of Love • Last Days and Time • Head to the Sky • Open Our Eyes • That's the Way of the World • Spirit • All 'N All • I Am • Faces • Raise! • Powerlight • Electric Universe • Touch the World • Heritage • Millennium • In the Name of Love • The Promise • Illumination|
|Compilations and Live Albums||Gratitude • The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 1 • Oakland Live 12-31-1981 • The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 2 • The Eternal Dance • Greatest Hits • The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire • That's the Way of the World: Alive in 75|
|Singles||Shining Star • That's The Way Of The World • Sing a Song • Can't Hide Love • Getaway • Serpentine Fire • Fantasy • Got to Get You into My Life • September • Boogie Wonderland • After the Love Has Gone • Let's Groove|
|Other||Discography • Awards • Sun Goddess • Interpretations: Celebrating The Music Of Earth, Wind & Fire • Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (soundtrack)|