Ruthie Foster

Ruthie Foster



Ruthie Cecelia Foster (born February 10, 1964)[1] is an American singer-songwriter of blues and folk music. She mixes a wide palette of American song forms, from gospel and blues to jazz, folk and soul. She has often been compared to Bonnie Raitt and Aretha Franklin.[2]



Joy Comes Back
Joy Comes Back is an album by musical artist Ruthie Foster, released on March 24, 2017.
Working Woman-Single
Working Woman-Single is a song by musical artist Ruthie Foster, released on March 13, 2017.
War Pigs-Single
War Pigs-Single is a song by musical artist Ruthie Foster, released on February 27, 2017.
Joy Comes Back-Single
Joy Comes Back-Single is a song by musical artist Ruthie Foster, released on February 14, 2017.

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Popular Songs4

Song Appearances & References1

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Spotify - Albums & Singles22


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Spotify - Top Tracks10


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300+ Denver Concerts to See in January
  –  January 1, 2018
Meeting House @ Marquis Theater 1/5 – Ruthie Foster @ Daniels Hall at Swallow Hill Music 1/5 – Scarlet Canary w/ Big Green Carpet, Grand Zelo @ The Walnut Room 1/5 – THE SOLUTION w/ DJ Lowkey (Every Friday) @ The Meadowlark 1/6 – Bluegrass ...
Marin musician’s best albums of 2017
  –  December 28, 2017
A host of them — Van Morrison, Taj Mahal, Elvin Bishop, Charlie Musselwhite, Ruthie Foster, Joe Louis Walker, Maria Muldaur, Cyril Neville, Marcia Ball, Kenny Neal and the late James Cotton and John Lee Hooker — joined him in the studio for the mostly ...
She sings the blues but Samantha Fish had plenty to celebrate in 2017
  –  December 26, 2017
At his website, blues-guitar ace Joe Bonamassa named her one of the “top women in blues,” along with Ana Popovic, Larkin Poe, Susan Tedeschi, ShemekiaCopeland, Ruthie Foster and fellow Kansas Citian Danielle Nicole. And before one of her shows in New ...
Not another Anita Baker
  –  December 21, 2017
It’s fine to call Ruthie Foster a blues artist. She only has seven Blues Music Awards sitting on the shelf at home and has only been nominated for the Best Blues Album Grammy three times. But she’s not really a blues artist. She’s a blues-folk-pop ...
The week ahead in L.A. theater, Dec. 17-24: 'A Christmas Carol' and more
  –  December 17, 2017
Long Beach. Sun., 7 p.m. $50-$120. (562) 856-1999. Blind Boys of Alabama Christmas Show The veteran gospel group performs with the Preservation Hall Legacy Horns and singer-songwriter Ruthie Foster in this CAP UCLA presentation. The Theatre at Ace Hotel ...

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