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Charles, Ray

Line breaks: Ray Charles
Pronunciation: /tʃɑːlz
 
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Definition of Charles, Ray in English:

( 1930–2004), American pianist and singer; born Ray Charles Robinson. Totally blind from the age of 6, he drew on blues, jazz, and country music for songs such as ‘What’d I Say‘ (1959) and ’Georgia On My Mind' (1960).

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