The Genius Of Ray Charles

Ray CharlesOctober 1, 1959
Classic R&B℗ 2005 Atlantic Recording Corp. Manufactured and Marketed by Warner Strategic Marketing
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The Genius of Ray Charles is the sixth studio album by American recording artist Ray Charles, released in 1959 by Atlantic Records. The album eschewed the soul sound of his 1950s recordings, which fused jazz, gospel, and blues, for swinging pop with big band arrangements. It comprises a first half of big band songs and a second half of string-backed ballads. The Genius of Ray Charles sold fewer than 500,000 copies and charted at number 17 on the Billboard 200. "Let the Good Times Roll" and "Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'" were released as singles in 1959.

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Songs
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Let the Good Times Roll2:51
2
It Had to Be You2:44
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Alexander's Ragtime Band2:54
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Two Years of Torture3:23
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When Your Lover Has Gone2:49
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Deed I Do2:28
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Just for a Thrill3:25
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You Won't Let Me Go3:21
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Tell Me You'll Wait for Me3:25
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Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'3:45
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Am I Blue3:39
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Come Rain or Come Shine3:42
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Additional Information

Total length
38:36
Tracks
12
Released
March 1, 2005
Label
℗ 2005 Atlantic Recording Corp. Manufactured and Marketed by Warner Strategic Marketing
File type
MP3
Access type
Streaming and by permanent download to your computer and/or device
Internet connection
Required for streaming and downloading
Playback information
Via Google Play Music app on Android v4+, iOS v7+, or by exporting MP3 files to your computer and playing on any MP3 compatible music player
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