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Songs The Best Ray Charles Songs  

Clark Benson
143 votes 19 voters

List Rules Studio songs performed by Ray Charles (but not necessarily written by Charles).

Ray Charles songs, ranked by fan votes. Ray Charles was one of the most important musical artists of the twentieth century, crossing over between R&B, gospel, and even country and western - and thus becoming one of the inventors of soul music. Blind since the age of seven, Charles started releasing music in 1949 and became one of the best selling singers of the 1950s and 1960s. After that, he was viewed as an elder statesman, collaborating with the likes of Van Morrison, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, and more, up until his death in 2004. Ray, a posthumous biopic released after Charles passed, was both a commercial success as well as an Oscar nominee and winner.

Some of Ray Charles's classic tracks include "Hit The Road Jack," "Unchain My Heart," "Busted," and "I've Got A Woman," but this list goes much deeper than just the big hits. 

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What'd I Say Ray Charles

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Hit the Road Jack Ray Charles

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Unchain My Heart Ray Charles

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I Got A Woman Ray Charles

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Busted Ray Charles

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You Don't Know Me Ray Charles

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A Fool For You Ray Charles

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Georgia On My Mind Ray Charles

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I Don't Need No Doctor Ray Charles

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America the Beautiful Ray Charles

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Together Again Ray Charles

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Crying Time Ray Charles

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My Bonnie Ray Charles

The Best Ray Charles Albums of All Time

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Mess Around Ray Charles

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But On The Other Hand Baby Ray Charles

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Don't Set Me Free Ray Charles

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Hallelujah I Love You Ray Charles

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Here We Go Again Ray Charles

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I Got News for You Ray Charles

The Greatest Rappers of All Time

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Sticks and Stones Ray Charles

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I'll Be Good to You Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Chaka Khan

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Let's Go Get Stoned Ray Charles

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You Are My Sunshine Ray Charles

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Seven Spanish Angels Willie Nelson, Ray Charles

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Yesterday Ray Charles

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Ruby Ray Charles

The Best Marvin Gaye Songs of All Time

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At The Club Ray Charles

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Greenbacks Ray Charles

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One Mint Julep Ray Charles

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Drown in My Own Tears Ray Charles

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Lonely Avenue Ray Charles

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Hide 'nor Hair Ray Charles

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Ain't That Love Ray Charles

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Them That Go Ray Charles

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No One Ray Charles