Jimmy Ruffin

Real Name:
Jimmy Lee Ruffin
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Born May 7, 1939, Collinsville, Mississippi, is an American soul singer, and older brother of the late David Ruffin of The Temptations. He had several hit records between the 1960s and 1980s, the most successful being 1966's "What Becomes of the Brokenhearted."
He passed away November 17th, 2014 in Las Vegas at the age of 78.
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SM704, 704, SM-704 Sings Top Ten — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Sings Top Ten (Album) Soul, Soul SM704, 704, SM-704 US 1967 Sell This Version
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1C 062-90 502 Ruff'n Ready — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Ruff'n Ready (Album) Soul, Soul 1C 062-90 502 Germany 1969 Sell This Version
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SS-727 DJ The Groove Governor — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin The Groove Governor (Album) Soul SS-727 DJ US 1970 Sell This Version
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STML 11161, 1E 062 ◦ 91739 Forever — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Forever (Album) Tamla Motown, Tamla Motown STML 11161, 1E 062 ◦ 91739 UK 1970 Sell This Version
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2383-240 Jimmy Ruffin — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin (Album) Polydor 2383-240 UK 1973 Sell This Version
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2383 337 Love Is All We Need — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Love Is All We Need(LP, Album) Polydor 2383 337 UK 1975 Sell This Version
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2394 258 Sunrise — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Sunrise (Album) RSO, RSO 2394 258 Italy 1980 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

MIR-1 Don't Feel Sorry For Me / Heart — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Don't Feel Sorry For Me / Heart (Single) Miracle Records (5) MIR-1 US 1961 Sell This Version
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SOUL 35002 Since I've Lost You — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Since I've Lost You (Single) Soul SOUL 35002 US 1964 Sell This Version
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S-35016 As Long As There Is L-O-V-E Love — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin As Long As There Is L-O-V-E Love (Single) Soul S-35016 US 1965 Sell This Version
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GO 45.262 What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted (Single) Soul GO 45.262 Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
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S-35027 I've Passed This Way Before / Tomorrow's Tears — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin I've Passed This Way Before / Tomorrow's Tears (Single) Soul S-35027 US 1966 Sell This Version
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TMO-172 Don't You Miss Me A Little Bit Baby — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Don't You Miss Me A Little Bit Baby (Single) Soul TMO-172 Australia 1967 Sell This Version
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TMO-160 Gonna Give Her All The Love I've Got — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Gonna Give Her All The Love I've Got (Single) Soul TMO-160 Australia 1967 Sell This Version
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S 60704, SM 704 Top Ten — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Top Ten(7", EP, Jukebox) Soul, Soul S 60704, SM 704 US 1967 Sell This Version
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TMEF 538 Jimmy Ruffin — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin(7", EP) Tamla Motown TMEF 538 France 1967 Sell This Version
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S35053 Gonna Keep On Tryin' Till I Win Your Love / Sad And Lonesome Feeling — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Gonna Keep On Tryin' Till I Win Your Love / Sad And Lonesome Feeling (Single) Soul S35053 US 1968 Sell This Version
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S 35043 I'll Say Forever My Love — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin I'll Say Forever My Love (Single) Soul S 35043 US 1967 Sell This Version
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S 35046 Don't Let Him Take Your Love From Me — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Don't Let Him Take Your Love From Me (Single) Soul S 35046 US 1968 Sell This Version
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TMS 284 Farewell Is A Lonely Sound / If You Will Let Me, I Know I Can — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Farewell Is A Lonely Sound / If You Will Let Me, I Know I Can (Single) Soul TMS 284 South Africa 1969 Sell This Version
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S 35092F You Gave Me Love / Our Favorite Melody — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin You Gave Me Love / Our Favorite Melody (Single) Soul S 35092F US 1970 Sell This Version
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TMO-9313 Stand By Me — Jimmy Ruffin David Ruffin and Jimmy Ruffin David Ruffin and Jimmy Ruffin - Stand By Me(7", Single) Tamla Motown TMO-9313 Australia 1970 Sell This Version
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5C 006-91820 It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You) — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You) (Single) Tamla Motown 5C 006-91820 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
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S 35077 Maria (You Were The Only One) — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin Maria (You Were The Only One) (Single) Soul S 35077 US 1970 Sell This Version
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TMG 753 It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You) — Jimmy Ruffin Jimmy Ruffin It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You) (Single) Tamla Motown TMG 753 Norway 1969 Sell This Version

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dwilpower

dwilpower

September 25, 2022
edited 8 months ago
November 16th edition of US Trade magazine Record World carries a feature and full page add announcing Jimmy Ruffin as a new CHESS Records signing and his first single on the label "Tell Me What You Want". There are no other CHESS releases, I wonder what happened? By 1980 Jimmy was at RSO Records.

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