H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music Artist Spotlight Ray Charles S o u l

H i s t o r y of a m e r i c a n music artist

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--- H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music --- Artist Spotlight: Ray Charles S o u l Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul S o u l Known as “The Genius” and “The Godfather of Soul”, Ray Charles pioneered soul music by merging R&B, gospel and blues into his music. Frank Sinatra once said that Ray was “the only true genius in show business. Blind since the age of seven, Charles became one of the first and most successful black artists to have mainstream success and artistic control over his music.
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--- H i s t o r y of A m e r i c a n Music --- Artist Spotlight: Ray Charles S o u l Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul Soul S o u l Billy Joel once said, “It may sound like sacrilege, but I think Ray Charles is more important than Elvis Presley”, and Frank Sinatra called him, “the only true genius in show business”. Rolling Stone placed him as the #10 artist of all time and #2 singer of all time.
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