Ray Charles.. fantastic. turn your speakers up…

He was a pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 1950s by fusing rhythm and bluesgospel, and blues styles into his early recordings with Atlantic Records.He also helped racially integrate country and pop music during the 1960s with his crossover success on ABC Records, most notably with his Modern Soundsalbums.[4][5][6] While with ABC, Charles became one of the first African-American musicians to be given artistic control by a mainstream record company.Frank Sinatra called Charles “the only true genius in show business.”

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