Who was Ray Charles?

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Alfred Young

Ray Charles Robinson was an American singer-songwriter, musician and composer known as Ray Charles. He was a pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 1950s by fusing rhythm and blues, gospel.

Ray Charles Robinson (1930-2004): pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 50s fusing rhythm & blues, gospel & blues styles

Ray Charles Robinson (1930-2004): pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 50s fusing rhythm & blues, gospel & blues styles


Jean Albertin

Ray Charles Robinson (1930-2004): pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 50s fusing rhythm & blues, gospel & blues styles


Edouard Pierre

Ray Charles, was an American musician. He brought a soulful sound to country music and pop standards through his Modern recordings


Vicky Voyles

Ray Charles, was an American musician. He brought a soulful sound to country music and pop standards through his Modern recordings


Aaron Bond

Ray Charles was a famous piano player, vocalist, songwriter and arranger. He was born on September 23, 1930 and died in June 2004.


Janna Walsh

A multitalented blind black musician, Ray Charles pioneered soul music, which became enormously popular beginning in the late 50s.

Blind since the age of six (from glaucoma), Ray Charles was the musician most responsible for developing soul music.


Kaylee Askew

Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), known by his stage name Ray Charles, was a blind musician.

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