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"Come Back Baby" is a slow blues song written and recorded by the blues singer and pianist Walter Davis in 1940.

"Come Back Baby"
Song by Walter Davis
Written 1940
Published 1940
Length 2:46
Songwriter(s) Walter Davis

Ray Charles's version, with the title "Come Back" and with songwriting credited to Charles, was released as the B-side to Charles's 1954 single, "I Got a Woman". The song received airplay and peaked at number four on the R&B singles chart. It later appeared as "Come Back Baby" on his 1956 album Ray Charles, with songwriting still credited to Charles.


Other renditionsEdit


Ray Charles versionEdit

  • Lead vocal and piano by Ray Charles
  • Instrumentation by the Ray Charles Orchestra
  • Produced by Jerry Wexler

Aretha Franklin versionEdit