Ray Charles  American Musician

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Ray Charles passed away on 10th Jun 2004 aged 73.


Ray Charles was previously married to Eileen Williams (1951 - 1952).


Ray Charles is a 73 year old American Musician. Born Ray Charles Robinson on 23rd September, 1930 in Albany, Georgia, United States and educated at Florida School for the Deaf and Blind, St. Augustine, Florida, United States, he is famous for "Hit The Road Jack" (1961). in a career that spans 1947–2004. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Ray Charles was in an on-screen matchup with Ann Morgan Guilbert in The Nanny (1993).

Ray Charles is a member of the following lists: African-American country musicians, Musicians from Albany, Georgia and Musicians from the Greater Los Angeles Area.


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Ray Charles73 VirgoMusician
Della Beatrice Howard-
Eileen Williams-


Hudson & Halls2002TV Show
Spy Hard1996Bus DriverMovie
Ray Alexander: A Taste for Justice1994TV Movie
The Nanny1993SammyTV Show
Limit Up1989JuliusMovie
Who's the Boss?1984Ray CharlesTV Show
St. Elsewhere1982Arthur TibbitsTV Show
The Blues Brothers1980RayMovie
The Jerry Lewis Show1967Guest performersTV Show

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Posted commentsView all comments (10)

aizamasJan 8, 2014

La canción "I Can't Stop Loving You" es de un romanticismo enorme.


Ray Charles died in 2007, not in 2004 like you say here.

omarsclubFeb 16, 2011


Fred MarkeeApr 30, 2009

Iam looking for a Ray Charles song about a father giving his daugher a way at her wedding

destinee1Jul 15, 2008

married 2 times i swear u had more women

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    Ray Charles (I) (1930–2004)
    Soundtrack | Music Department | Actor
    Date of Birth 23 September 1930, Albany, Georgia, USA
    Date of Death 10 June 2004, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
    (liver failure)
    Birth Name ...

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship21 yrs, 9 mths
    Shortest Relationship6 mths
    Average Relationship Length11 yrs, 1 mth
    First Name Ray
    Middle Name Charles
    Last Name Robinson
    Full Name at Birth Ray Charles Robinson
    Alternative Name The Genius of Soul, Brother Ray, The High Priest, Ray Charles
    Age 73 (age at death) years
    Birthday 23rd September, 1930
    Birthplace Albany, Georgia, United States
    Died 10th June, 2004
    Place of Death Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
    Cause of Death Acute Liver Failure
    Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Grey
    Distinctive Feature Dark Shades.
    Zodiac Sign Virgo
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Christian
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    High School Florida School for the Deaf and Blind, St. Augustine, Florida, United States
    Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter and Musician.
    Occupation Musician
    Claim to Fame "Hit The Road Jack" (1961).
    Music Genre (Text) Rhythm and blues, Soul, Blues, Jump Blues, Piano Blues, Soul Blues, Gospel, Country, Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Pop, Rock And Roll, R&B, soul, blues, jump blues, piano blues, soul blues, gospel, country, jazz, vocal jazz, pop, rock and roll
    Music Genre R&B, Pop/Rock, Blues, Jazz
    Year(s) Active 1947–2004, 1947–2001
    Music Style Soul, Early R&B, Piano Blues, Country Soul, Pop-Soul, Early Pop/Rock, Jazz Blues, Urban Blues, AM Pop
    Music Mood Confident, Earthy, Energetic, Gritty, Party/Celebratory, Rambunctious, Rousing, Bittersweet, Bravado, Dramatic, Exuberant, Freewheeling, Organic, Passionate, Plaintive, Playful, Poignant, Swaggering, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earnest
    Instrument Leader, Piano, Vocals, Keyboards
    Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano, Keyboards, Alto Saxophone, Trombone, piano, keyboards
    Record Label Atlantic, Abc, Warner Bros., Swing Time, Concord, Columbia, Flashback, ABC
    Associated Acts The Raelettes, USA for Africa, Billy Joel, Gladys Knight
    Brand Endorsement (1976) Print ads: Craig Powerplay Car Stereo systems, (1985-86) Print ads: Pioneer's LaserDisc video system, (early 1990s) TV commercial (Japan only): Honda autos, (1988-89) TV commercials (voiceovers, w/The Temptations): California Raisins, (early 1990s) TV commercial: Diet Pepsi, (2003) TV commercial: Georgia state lottery, (2002) Radio commercial: for milk ad campaign, singing and piano playing
    Official Websites www.raycharles.com/, http://www.raycharles.com
    Mother Aretha Robinson
    Brother George Robinson
    Family Member Ray Charles Robinson Jr. (Son)
    Friend Quincy Jones
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