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Albums The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time  

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Ray Charles is one of the most important musicians in music history and known as one of the best male vocalists and one of the greatest soul musicians. List of the best Ray Charles albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Ray Charles discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Ray Charles albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Ray Charles singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Ray Charles album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Ray Charles album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Ray Charles album of all time?" or "What are the top Ray Charles albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Genius Loves Company and Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list.

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The Genius of Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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52 11
Modern Sounds in Country and W... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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23 3
Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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7 0
Ain't It So is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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7 0
A Message From the People is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
A Message From the People Ray Charles

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16 2
The Genius After Hours is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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20 7
Genius Loves Company is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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14 2
Yes Indeed! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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6 0
Through the Eyes of Love is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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9 1
True to Life is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
Ray Charles

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10 2
Ingredients in a Recipe for So... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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11 3
The Great Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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8 1
The Genius Hits the Road is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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9 2
The Genius Sings the Blues is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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9 2
Crying Time is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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8 2
Ray Charles and Betty Carter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
Betty Carter, Ray Charles

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9 3
Soul Meeting is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
Ray Charles, Milt Jackson

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5 0
Dedicated to You is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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5 0
Genius + Soul=Jazz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time
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5 1
Ray Charles Greatest Hits is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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4 0
Love Country Style is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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4 0
Thanks for Bringing Love Aroun... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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Come Live With Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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Renaissance is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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3 0
The Fabulous Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time