The Genius of Ray Charles is the sixth studio album by American recording artist Ray Charles, released in 1959 by Atlantic Records. The album eschewed the soul sound of his 1950s recordings, which fused jazz, gospel, and blues, for swinging pop with big band arrangements. It comprises a first half of big band songs and a second half of string-backed ballads
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Pure Genius: The Complete Atlantic Recordings 1952-1960 (US Rele. Авторы текста и музыки. Gus Kahn, Isham Jones. Best Hits Collection of Ray Charles. WMG (от лица компании "Jazz Elite . ); The Harry Fox Agency, Inc. (HFA), EMI Music Publishing, Warner Chappell, Abramus Digital, UBEM, LatinAutor, LatinAutor - Warner Chappell, LatinAutor - PeerMusic, LatinAutor - UMPG, SODRAC" и другие авторские общества (7). Композиция. Two Years Of Torture. WMG (от лица компании "Atlantic Records"); Sony ATV Publishing.
Piano, Vocals – Ray Charles (tracks: 1 to 12). Producer, Supervised By – Jerry Wexler, Nesuhi Ertegun. Sleeve Notes – Nat Hentoff. Tenor Saxophone – Billy Mitchell (tracks: 2, 4, 5), David Newman (tracks: 1 to 6), Paul Gonsalves (tracks: 1 to 6), Zoot Sims (tracks: 1, 3, 6). Trombone – Al Gray (tracks: 1 to 6), Bob Brookmeyer (tracks: 7 to 12), Melba Liston (tracks: 1 to 6), Quentin Jackson (tracks: 1 to 6), Thomas Mitchell (tracks: 1 to 6). Trumpet – Clark Terry (tracks: 1 to 6), Ernie Royal (tracks: 1 to 6), Joe Newman (tracks: 1 to 6), John Hunt (tracks: 1 to 6), Marcus Belgrave (tracks:.
The remaining six numbers are ballads, with Charles backed by a string orchestra arranged by Ralph Burns (including "Come Rain or Come Shine" and "Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'"). Charles' voice is heard throughout in peak form, giving soul to even the veteran standards.
Raymond Charles Robinson was born on September the 23th 1930 in Georgia. He was a singer, songwriter, musician and composer, better known as Ray Charles. Nicknamed ‘The Genius’ and ‘The High Priest of Soul’, Ray became one of the pioneers of soul music. Ray Charles was able to combine numbers of styles such as rythem and blues, gospel, blues and the influences from jazz and country were hearable in his music. He is listed as number two in the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time the Rolling Stone Magazine released in November 2008
Ray Charles lyrics - 392 song lyrics sorted by album, including "Hit The Road Jack", "Georgia On My Mind", "Fifty Nifty United States". album: "The Genius Of Ray Charles" (1959). Let The Good Times Roll It Had To Be You Alexander's Ragtime Band When Your Lover Has Gone Deed I Do Just For A Thrill You Won't Let Me Go Tell Me You'll Wait For Me Don't Let The Sun Catch You Cryin' Am I Blue Come Rain Or Come Shine. album: "The Genius Hits The Road" (1960)