RAY CHARLES WAS BORN THIS DAY !

RAY CHARLES, THE RARE TALENT IN THE WORLD OF MUSIC, WAS BORN THIS DAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 1930 IN ALBANY, GEORGIA,USA.

‘GEORGIA ON MY MIND’ AND ‘AMERICA,THE BEAUTIFUL’ ARE TWO OF HIS MOST PLAYED NUMBERS.

HE WAS RARE IN THE SENSE THAT HE TOUCHED EVERY CONCEIVABLE GENRE : SOUL, R n B, BLUES, JAZZ, GOSPEL, POP, ROCK . . . .etc AND CHARLES FUSED THEM ALL AND WOULD PRODUCE HIS OWN!

‘CRYING TIME’ , ‘LET’S GO AND GET STONED’ , ‘I DON’T NEED NO DOCTOR’ . . . .are now classic numbers!
A baritone voice had everything that all type of sounds fused in harmony !

RAYMOND CHARLES ROBINSON or Ray Charles Was Only One Of Its Kind And Nobody Could Sing Like Charles!
Ray’s Blindness (He became a total blind at 7 ) might have him had had his Voice as Compensatory !

Ray Sang At The Inaguration Ceremony Of Two Presidents Of The United States, At Reagan’s n Clinton’s !
He married twice,but, had 12 children from 9 women in his life !
Ray Is A Member Of Hall Of Fame Of Rock-n-Roll, Jazz, Soul.
He also won the prestigeous International Music Award, The Polar Music Award In 1988 Along With Pandit Ravishankar.
Ray Had Collaborated With Several Budding Young Talents In The Later Phase Of His Life !
He Had A Matchless Sound And He Continues To Woo Music lovers Even After His Death .
His Rendition Of ‘GEORGIA ON MY MIND’ Was Adopted By The Georgia State Legislature As THE OFFICIAL SONG OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA !

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, RAY !

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MRITYUNJAY JHA

SAMASTIPUR
BIHAR
INDIA.
(91) 9334411390.
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