Brother Ray. Ray Charles' Own Story

By: Charles, Ray & David Ritz

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x, 364pp, illustrations, discography. Ray Charles (1930-2004) tells the story of his musical development, his heroin addiction and his tangled romantic life. He overcame poverty, blindness, the loss of his parents, and the pervasive racism of the era and by combining the influences of gospel, jazz, blues, and country music, he invented, almost single-handedly, what became known as soul.

Title: Brother Ray. Ray Charles' Own Story

Author Name: Charles, Ray & David Ritz

Categories: Popular Music & Jazz,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2004

ISBN Number: 0306814315

ISBN Number 13: 9780306814310

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 11453

Keywords: JAZZ Soul Musician Pianist Ray Charles,