Motormouth Maybelle Midweek Morale
If listening to Ruth Brown's Lucky Lips doesn't immediately cheer you up to the point where your cubicle mates wonder where you found the crack....well, there's no hope for you. Download it here, then come back in 2:10 and tell me you aren't grinning from ear to ear.
(Lucky Lips, Atlantic Records, 1957. #24 Billboard Top Singles. Purchase The Best Of Ruth Brown, here. Tony Award winner Ruth Brown was inducted to the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 1993. Lucky Lips was written by the legendary songwriting team of Leiber & Stoller.)