Flashback: Clark Beckham, "Georgia On My Mind"
02:11 — It's just Clark and that grand piano on stage, and we're pretty sure the pride of White House, TN wouldn't have it any other way. Want to know what de (more…)
Oscars Flashback '05: Jamie Foxx Wins for 'Ray'
03:29 — When an actor truly captures a role, we talk about how the actor brought that character to life. When Jamie Foxx took on the role of the late Ray Char (more…)
Dwight Yoakam Compares Sam Hunt to Ray Charles
02:07 — Yoakam and Hunt teamed up for a duet of the former's 1993 hit 'Fast As You.'
Jamie Foxx Slays Musical Impersonations of John Legend and Jennifer Hudson
01:25 — We knew he could do Ray Charles but Foxx takes his imitation game to a whole new level.
Ray Trailer
Jamie Foxx stars as the late Ray Charles in this life story of the legendary R&B singer and American icon.
Tom Dowd & The Language of Music Trailer
This documentary explores the impact of recording engineer Tom Dowd on modern music.
Famed Backup Singer Merry Clayton Injured in Car Crash
Merry Clayton, a veteran backup singer who has worked with such music icons as Ray Charles, Carole King and the Rolling Stones, was seriously injured (more…)
Charles Honored With Limited Edition U.S. Postage Stamp
In celebration of what would have been his 83rd birthday, music legend Ray Charles got his image on a U.S. postage stamp. The United States Postal Ser (more…)
Blues Brothers 25th Anniversary Edition DVD trailer no. 1
Now you can watch Jake and Elwood go on a mission from God again and again with the 25th-anniversary DVD release of this comedy smash.
First Look: Nicki Minaj's Pepsi Commercial
Nicki Minaj is joining an upper echelon of stars like Beyonce, Michael Jackson and Ray Charles, who have starred in their own Pepsi commercial and we (more…)
Rapper Chiddy Bang Escorted Off Stage By Cops During Concert
Cops in South Carolina were not 'Ray Charles' to an unruly crowd ... which is why they hauled rapper Chiddy Bang off stage during HIS OWN concert!
Today in History for September 23rd
Highlights of this day in history: Richard Nixon gives his 'Checkers' speech; Rome's Augustus Caesar born; Lewis and Clark finish trek to America's W (more…)
Today in History for June 10th
Highlights of this day in history: The Six-Day War ends in the Mideast; Yugoslav troops leave Kosovo after NATO's campaign of airstrikes; Alcoholics (more…)
Oscars Flashback '05: Jamie Foxx Wins for 'Ray'
03:29 — When Jamie Foxx took on the role of the late Ray Charles in the biopic "Ray," it was as though time had become undone and the late musician was living (more…)
Dwight Yoakam Compares Sam Hunt to Ray Charles: He's Bringing 'A Brand New Audience' to Country
02:08 — Dwight Yoakam has some high praise for country newcomer Sam Hunt.
Quincy Jones Discusses His Relationships With Michael Jackson, Ray Charles & Frank Sinatra
01:17 — Quincy Jones has worked with the best of the best, and he shares what he's learned from them all with Arsenio.
James White, Wrote Screenplay To 'Ray,' Dies At 67
James L. White, who wrote the screenplay for 'Ray,' the 2004 movie about singer Ray Charles, has died in California. 'Ray' received a best-picture Osc (more…)
Rapper Chiddy Bang -- Escorted Off Stage By Cops ... DURING CONCERT
Cops in South Carolina were not 'Ray Charles' to an unruly crowd, which is why they hauled rapper Chiddy Bang off stage during HIS OWN concert! Chiddy (more…)
Ray Charles' Children See Song Rights Win Overturned By Appeals Court
One of the first big termination attempts was from the children of Ray Charles, who in 2012 filed notices to terminate the rights Warner/Chappell Musi (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Ray Charles Robinson
  • Birth Place: Albany, GA
  • Birthday: September 23, 1930, Virgo
  • Died: June 10, 2004
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Pianist

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