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Birth Name: Raymond Charles Robinson

Born: 23 September 1930 Died: 10 June 2004

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 9"


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Ray Charles Videos

Georgia on my Mind- Ray Charles

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Hit the road Jack!

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Ray Charles - I Got A Woman

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Description: A tragic fate may have given this visionary a heightened sensitivity, perception, awareness, even expansion to his obvious musical gifts that he may have never touched upon had he not suffered from his physical affliction. Whatever it was, Ray Charles revolutionized American music and was catapulted to legendary status by the time he died in Beverly Hills at age 73. Born to Aretha and Baily Robinson, an impoverished Albany, Georgia, family that moved to Greenville, Florida while he was still an infant. It was not a cause for joy and celebration. His father soon abandoned the family and his baby brother, George Robinson, drowned ... (more)
Tags: Pianist (7), Blues (2), Jazz (2), Singer (2), Male (2), Died 2004 (2), Born 1930 (2), Stella By Starlight (1), Liver Failure (1), Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame (1), Died Aged 73 (1), 03 (1), Deceased (1), Actor (1), Black (1), Genius (1), Blind (1), American (1)
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"CLASS OF 1986PERFORMERSRAY CHARLES● R&B ● SOUL ● BLUES ● GOSPEL ● COUNTRY ●● JAZZ ● ROCK AND ROLL ●RAY CHARLES ROBINSON Born: 23 September 1930 Died: 10 June 2004 RIAA CERTIFICATIONS- = SINGLES = -► Gold: 2 ◄- = STUDIO ALBUMS = - ► Gold: 2 Multi-Platinum: 1 ◄KEY SONGSI've Got a Woman (1954) - with his Band- selected for 'The 660 Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll'- selected for the 'Grammy Hall of Fame'Hallelujah I Love Her So (1956)- selected for 'The 660 Songs That Sha"


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" American Singer & Songwriter September 23 1930 - June 10 2004 Notable Albums He Released : What'd I Say (1958) The Genius Of Ray Charles (1959) The Genius Sings The Blues (1960) The Genius Hits The Road (1960) Genius + Soul = Jazz (1961) Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music (1962) Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music Vol 2 (1962) Ingredients In A Recipe For Soul (1963) Sweet & Sour Tears (1964) Crying Time (1966) Volcanic Action Of My Soul (1971) True To Life (1977) F"


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