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Ray Charles (Ray Charles Robinson, Albany, Georgia, September 23, 1930 - Beverly Hills, California, June 10, 2004), was an American singer-songwriter, musician, arranger, and band leader. As a rock and roll, rhythm & blues, soul, blues, jazz, country and pop musician he helped to shape the sound of rhythm & blues. He brought a soulful sound to everything from country music ("I Can't Stop Loving You") to rock and roll ("Mess Around"), to pop standards to a now-iconic rendition of "America The Beautiful." Frank Sinatra called him "the only genius in the business."
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- LyricsHit the road Jack and don't you come back
No more, no more, no more, no more
Hit the road Jack and don't you come back no more
What you say?
Hit the road Jack and don't you come back
- LyricsGeorgia, Georgia
The whole day through
(The whole day through)
Just an old sweet song
Keeps Georgia on my mind
- LyricsAh you can talk about the pit, barbecue
The band was jumpin,' the people too
Ah mess around, they doin' the Mess Around
They doin' the mess around
Everybody doin' the mess around
- LyricsWe are not in a position to display these lyrics due to licensing restrictions. Sorry for the inconvenience.
- I've Got a Woman - (2:53) - 29,286 plays
- What'd I Say - (5:32) - 25,731 plays
- Unchain My Heart - (2:52) - 26,432 plays
- I Can't Stop Loving You - (4:13) - 22,301 plays
- You Don't Know Me - (3:54) - 19,252 plays
- I've Got A Woman - Single/LP Version - (2:53) - 21,010 plays