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Charles, Ray

also:

 Robinson, Ray Charles  birth name

direttore d'orchestre, piano, singer, vocal arranger, vocals, piano, vocals, arranger, songwriter


born: 23 Sep 1930 Albany, Georgia / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 1932 Source: 2  

perf: 1970-1971 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 458 items with information about Ray Charles
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 2001

Index of Artists

p. 855-906 In:
Cuscuna, Michael
Ruppli, Michel
The Blue Note label : a discography
Revised and expanded
Compiled by Michael Cuscuna and Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 913 p.

Number of People : 5,313


 1999

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 485-503 In:
Castaldo, Gino
Liperi, Felice
Storia della canzone Italiana
Introduzione di Gino Castaldo
Roma: RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana, 1999, 543 p.

Number of People : 1,539


 1999

Personenindex

p. 482-514 In:
Rauhaut, Birgit
Rauhut, Michael
Amiga : die Diskographie aller Rock- und Pop-Produktionen 1964-1990; mit uber 1500 teilweise farbigen Abbildungen
Berlin: Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf, 1999, 575 p.

Number of People : 3,286


 1999

Artist Index

p. 237-258 In:
MacKenzie, Harry
The directory of the Armed Forces Radio services series
Compiled by Harry Mackenzie
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1999

Number of People : 1,855


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1997

Warner, Jay
Billboard's American rock 'n' roll in review
New York: Schirmer Books, 1997, 305 p.

Number of People : 60


 1996

Albums Strong Love Affair.
Melody Maker 73:37 Mar 2 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Hodgepodge & shorties It's a Blues Thing.
Cadence 22:38 Jan 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

[Artist Index]

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
The Decca labels. A discography. Volume 6
Record numerical listings & general artist index
Compiled by Michel Ruppli
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1996, 958 p.

Number of People : 10,351


 1996

Record reviews Strong Love Affair.
Jazz Journal International 49:27-8 Jul 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1996

Sandmel, Ben
Snooks Eaglin : I hit a bass note and the whole amp got drunk
Living Blues N128:36-41 Jul-Aug 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

CD reviews Strong Love Affair
Down Beat 63:49 Jun 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Bernotas, B.
David Fathead Newman
Saxophone Journal 20:14-23 Mar-Apr 1996
       discog

Number of People : 1


 1996

Oldie CDs : Berlin, 1962
Stereoplay N7:147 Jul 1996
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Reviews Live '93 (CD)
Cadence 21:95-6 Mar 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Deffaa, Chip
Out & about in New York
Crescendo & Jazz Music 32:13-16 N5 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews The Early Years.
Living Blues N119:99 Jan-Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1994

Blues-Les incontournables
Turin: Citanes Jazz Productions, 1994, 237 p.

Number of People : 99


 1994

The World Music Awards : Artist citations
Billboard 106:74 Jun 4 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Tillman, L.
Where I'm writing from
Village Voice: 39:v1 s. 11, Apr 12 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Spencer, Jon Michael
Theomusicology : discourse within Christian theology: Overview of American popular music in a theological perspective
Black Sacred Music 8:205-17 N1 1994
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1994

Ouellette, D.
High priest : Ray Charles gets respect
Piano & Keyboard N170:36-8 Sep-Oct 1994
       cover port ports

Number of People : 1


 1994

Holland, Bernard
Little Richard leads R&B honorees
Billboard 106:10+ Jan 29 1994
       Note: Rhythm and Blues Foundation Awards

Number of People : 1


 1994

Ray Charles : widening the range
Jazz Podium 43:10-12 Sep 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Blues + Jazz
Living Blues N116:94-5 Jul-Aug 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

The comprehensive country music encyclopedia : From the editors of Country Music Magazine
Random House, 1994, 445 p.

Number of People : 536

More Details : (1 Section)


 1993

CD reviews My World.
Jazztimes: 23:71 N6 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Artist Index

The above item is part of :
Ruppli, Michel
Novitsky, Ed
The Mercury labels : a discography
Compiled by Michel Ruppli and Ed Novitsky
Vol. V: record and artist indexes
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1993, 882 p.

Number of People : 9,175


 1993

Gregory, Hugh
Who's who in country music
London: Weidenfield and Nicolson, 1993, 262 p.

Number of People : 662


 1993

Levenson, J.
Blue notes Scott cuts to the Chase : brassy Diva-s : Crazy Ray
Billboard 105:25 Aug 21 1993
       Note: version of Paul Simon's Still Crazy After All These Years

Number of People : 1


 1993

Pop & Rock My World
Stereoplay N6:146 Jun 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

McKenna, Kristine
Front man
Musician N180:7 Oct 1993
       port
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1993

Wild, D.
Brother Ray is at it again
Rolling Stone N655:23 Apr 29 1993
       port
       Note: album: My World

Number of People : 1


 1993

Wexler, Jerry
Ritz, David
The chairman of the board
Rolling Stone N650:50-52+ Feb 18 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

St. Pierre, Roger
The best of the blues : the essential CD guide
San Francisco: Collins Publishers, 1993, 144 p.

Number of People : 109


 1993

Reviews / popular music My World
Stereo Review 58:83 Aug 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

[Portrait : Ray Charles]
Jazz Podium 42:cover Oct 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

White, T.
Music to my ears : Ray Charles' brave new World
Billboard 105:5 Mar 6 1993
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1993

Holland, Bernard
Three U.S. music legends honored by White House
Ray Charles, Cab Calloway, Robert Merrill earn medals.
Billboard 105:23 Oct 23 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Recordings My World.
Rolling Stone N656:110 May 13 1993

Number of People : 1


 1992

Charles, Ray
Ritz, David
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' Own Story.
Updated edition
New York: Da Capo Press, 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


 1992

Fong-Torres, Ben
Rolling Stone : the interviews : Ray Charles
Rolling Stone N641:56-8 Oct 15 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Debord, Brigitte
Herzhaft, Gerard
Encyclopedia of the blues
Translated by Brigitte Debord
Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1992, 513 p.

Number of People : 338


 1992

Roach, Hildred
Black American music : past and present
Second edition
Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing Company, 1992, 3668 p.

Number of People : 119

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1992

Whitburn, Joel
The Billboard book of top 40 hits
5th edition
New York: An imprint of Watson-Guptill Publications, 1992, 674 p.

Number of People : 1,471

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Recordings The Birth of Soul
Musician N159:89 Jan 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Rolling Stone portraits Bruce Weber
Rolling Stone N643:83-92 Nov 12 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Rock + Soul = Genius.
Jazz Journal International 45:25-6 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Pop & rock The Birth of Soul
Stereoplay N1:209 Jan 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews The Birth of Soul.
Living Blues N101:49 Jan-Feb 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record reviews Genius + Soul = Jazz Live!
Jazz Journal International 45:26 Mar 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

On the tube
Billboard 104:54 Jan 4 1992
       port
       Note: PBS documentary: Ray Charles: the Genius of Soul

Number of People : 1


 1992

Charles kommer.
Oj--Orkester Journalen 60:5 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reviews / television
Variety 345:58-9 Jan 13 1992
       Note: Ray Charles: the Genius of Soul

Number of People : 1


 1991

Arnaud, Gerald
Chesnel, Jacques
Masters of Jazz
Gerald arnaud and Jacques Chesnel
Chambers, 1991, 248 p.

Number of People : 81


 1991

Gregory, Hugh
Soul music A-Z
London: Blandford, 1991, 266 p.

Number of People : 353

More Details : (1 Section)


 1991

Hentoff, Nat
Censorship at Bette's Ocean View Diner, and elsewhere
Village Voice: 36:22-3 Oct 29 1991
       illustr.
       Note: Ray Charles' Stockholm concert cancelled due to his having performed in South Africa

Number of People : 1


 1991

Naura, Michael
Jazz-Toccata : Ansichten und Attacken
Hamburg: Rowolt, 1991, 243 p.

Number of People : 27

More Details : (1 Section)


 1991

Wright, H. Stephen
Limbacher, James L.
Keeping score : film and television music, 1980-1988
(with additional coverage of 1921-1979)
James L. Limbacher and H. Stephen Wright
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1991

Number of People : 5,562


 1991

CD/record reviews Would You Believe?
Jazztimes: 21:55-6 N2 1991

Number of People : 1


 1990

CD & record reviews Soul Brothers/Soul Meeting.
Jazztimes: Jun 1990, p. 58

Number of People : 1


 1990

White, Timothy
Rock lives : profiles and interviews.
New York: Henry Holt, 1990

Number of People : 54


 1990

Arniac, Jean-Pierre
Encyclopedie du blues
Photographies de Jean-Pierre Arniac
Paris: Segherss, 1990

Number of People : 358


 1990

George, N.
Ray Charles & Soul
Jazz Podium 39:3-5 Apr 1990
       cover port ports

Number of People : 1


 1990

Reviews
Variety 341:91 Nov 19 1990
       Note: concert

Number of People : 1


 1990

JVC Jazz Festival reviews.
Variety 339:51 Jul 4 1990

Number of People : 1


 1989

Reeditions Greatest Hits : Vol. 1. 1960-1967
Greatest Hits : Vol. 2. 1960-1968
Modern Sounds in Country and Western
Jazz Magazine (France) N381:46 Apr 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Flick, L.
Promoter sues Charles for JVC fest no-show
Billboard 101:102+ Sep 16 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Record reviews Genius + Soul = Jazz.
Jazz Journal International 42:30-31 Dec 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

George, N.
The many worlds of Quincy Jones : 40th anniversary
Billboard 101:q34 Dec 9 1989
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1989

Reissues The Best of Ray Charles.
Cadence 15:34 Mar 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Hodgepodge & shorties Just between Us
Cadence 15:65 Mar 1989
       port

Number of People : 1


 1989

Deffaa, Chip
Out & about in New York
Crescendo International 26:4-5 Oct 1989
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1989

Levenson, J.
What'd I say : a conversation with Ray Charles
Down Beat 56:16-19 Jan 1989
       cover port discog port p4 ports
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1989

Arnaud, Gerald
Nougaro, Claude
Chesnel, Jacques
Les grands createurs de jazz
By Gerald Arnaud et Jacques Chesnel
Preface de Claude Nougaro
Bordas, 1989, 256 p.

Number of People : 66


 1989

Night club reviews.
Variety 336:81 Aug 23 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Tyler, R.
Blues meets ballet : Fool for You brings together Charles and Martins
Variety 335:116 May 10 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Considine, J.D.
Rock shorts : Just between Us
Musician N125:90 Mar 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Clarke, Donald
The Penguin encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Donald Clarke
London: Viking, 1989, 1378 p.

Number of People : 4,498


 1989

Les grandes voix du jazz
Paris: Editions de l'Instant, 1989, 126 p.

Number of People : 64


 1989

Record & CD reviews A look at the genius of Ray Charles
Jazztimes: Feb 1989, p. 26
       port
       Note: recent spate of reissues

Number of People : 1


 1989

En direct
Jazz Magazine (France) N383:19 Jun 1989
       Note: Banlieues bleues

Number of People : 1


 1989

En direct.
Jazz Magazine (France) N388:16 Dec 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Blanc, Michael la
Contemporary musicians volume 1
Edited by Michael LaBlanc
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, 1989, 253 p.

Number of People : 72


 1988

Kernfeld, Barry Dean
The new Grove dictionary of jazz
Edited by Barry Kernfeld
London: Macmillan Press, 1988

Number of People : 3,377


 1988

Thomas, F.
Ray Charles
Jazz Podium 37:34-5 Apr 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Compact discs Ray Charles/His Greatest Hits Vol. 1
Cadence 14:33 Feb 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Compact discs Ray Charles and Betty Carter
Cadence 14:66-7 Oct 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Hunter, J.
Music Dean of soul
Village Voice: 33:97 Dec 20 1988
       illustr.
       Note: LP's: Just Between Us
       Note: Modern Sounds

Number of People : 1


 1988

Compact discs Ray Charles/His Greatest Hits Vol. 2
Cadence 14:33 Feb 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Compact discs Genius & Soul = Jazz
Cadence 14:67 Oct 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Nightclub reviews.
Variety 332:82 Sep 21 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Compact discs Greatest Country & Western Hits
Cadence 14:67-8 Oct 1988
       port

Number of People : 1


 1988

Levenson, J.
Blue notes Look what Betty Carter's got: three hit albums
Billboard 100:31 Oct 15 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Balliett, Whitney
American singers : twenty-seven portraits in song
New York: Oxford University Press, 1988, 244 p.

Number of People : 28


 1988

Jazz short takes Genius & Soul = Jazz.
Musician N122:108 Dec 1988

Number of People : 1


 1987

Inside a session : recording with Ray Charles
International Musician 85:6+ May 1987
       port

Number of People : 1


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