RAY CHARLES – Genius Loves Company, Deluxe Reissues To Celebrate 10th Anniversary

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Upon its release in 2004, few could have predicted the extraordinary, game-changing effect that Ray Charles’ final recording would have on both his career and the industry as a whole. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the legend’s milestone recording, Concord/Hear Music will release deluxe reissues in a variety of formats beginning September 30th, 2014 ... Verder lezen

Ray Charles will be “Forever” remembered in a postage stamp

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Ray Charles, the late giant of R&B, blues, gospel and pop, will be commemorated on a U.S. Postal Service "Music Icons Forever" stamp starting Sept. 23, which would have been his 83rd birthday. Concord Records will toast the occasion with the release of Ray Charles Forever, a CD/DVD collection due Sept. 24 ... Verder lezen
Willie Nelson - Wynton Marsalis featuring Norah Jones -Here We Go Again- Celebrating the Genius of Ray Charles

Recensie : Willie Nelson, Wynton Marsalis feat. Norah Jones – Here We Go Again

Vanwege het succes in 2008's van Blue Note album “Two Men With the Blues”, hebben ze de heren de gelegenheid gegeven zich nu live te geven aan het geweldige repertoire van Ray Charles, “the Genius and the iconic star of soul, r&b, country, jazz and pop” en daar is geen woord van gelogen ... Verder lezen
Ray Charles Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters

Release : Ray Charles – Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters

Ray Charles Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters CD // Label : Concord Records // Release : 26 October 2010 Concord Records is celebrating the 80th birthday of the legendary Ray Charles with a special gift for his legions of fans: Rare Genius: The Undiscovered Masters. This treasure trove of newly discovered recordings, highlighted by a duet with fellow icon Johnny Cash, will become available on October 26th, 2010. Culled from four decades worth of demos and ... Verder lezen
Genius! - The Ultimate Ray Charles Collection (CD)

CD Release : Genius – The Ultimate Ray Charles Collection

Commencing an extensive Ray Charles reissue program in 2009, Concord Records presents a 21-song anthology of hits titled Ray Charles — Genius: The Ultimate Ray Charles Collection. The volume compiles Charles’ most influential recordings for the Atlantic and ABC-Paramount labels including 1955’s “I Got a Woman” plus “Busted,” “Georgia on My Mind,” “Hit the Road Jack” and “I Can’t Stop Loving You,” concluding with his signature 1972 rendition of “America the Beautiful.” All are digitally remastered from the original tapes ... Verder lezen