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Ray Charles - R & B/Soul - About.com
The official about.com biography of legendary R&B/Soul singer Ray Charles.
Marriages of Ray Charles - About.com
Ray Charles' success in music did not cross over to his private life. He had two marriages and several other relationships.
Ray Charles FAQ -- Marriages and children - Oldies Music - About.com
How many wives and children did Ray Charles have?
Ray Charles FAQ -- Frequently Asked Questions - Oldies Music
... his music, or his life? This FAQ can help... frequently asked questions about Ray Charles' life and career, answered by your Oldies Guide here at About.com!
Profile of Ray Charles - Music Education - About.com
Biographical information on the musician Ray Charles.
How Did Singer Ray Charles Become Blind?
Answer: Although the young Ray began to lose his sight at the age of five, not long after witnessing his brother's drowning, his eventual blindness by the age of ...
Ray Charles FAQ -- Soul - Oldies Music - About.com
Answer: In a broad sense, Ray Charles did invent soul, if you accept the standard definition that "soul" music is where gospel music and blues music meet.
Ray Charles FAQ -- Racism - Oldies Music - About.com
Answer: Although he was, by all accounts, never bitter about his troubles, racism obviously had a profound effect on Ray Charles, coming up as he did in the ...
Ray Charles FAQ -- The Genius - Oldies Music - About.com
Ray's 1959 LP The Genius of Ray Charles may or may not have been the first time the G word was used to describe him, but it was the album that made him a ...
Ray Charles FAQ -- Backup vocals - Oldies Music - About.com
Answer: During the sessions for Ray Charles' haunting, bluesy 1959 number "I Believe To My Soul," the singer -- always insisting on perfection -- became ...