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Ray Charles - The Genius Sings The Blues (Reissue, Remastered, Mono)

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The Genius Sings the Blues is an album by Ray Charles, released in October 1961 on Atlantic Records. The album was his last release for Atlantic, compiling twelve blues songs from various sessions during his tenure for the label. The album showcases Charles's stylistic development with a combination of piano blues, jazz, and southern R&B. The photo for the album cover was taken by renowned photographer Lee Friedlander. The Genius Sings the Blues was reissued in 2003 by Rhino Entertainment with liner notes by Billy Taylor.

Release info

Label: Atlantic 8052
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Mono
Country: USA & Europe
Released: 2019
Genre: Jazz, Funk / Soul, Blues
Style: Rhythm & Blues


A1 Early In The Mornin’
A2 Hard Time (No One Knows Better Than I)
A3 The Midnight Hour
A4 The Right Time
A5 Feelin’ Sad
A6 Ray’s Blues
B1 I’m Movin’ On
B2 I Believe To My Soul
B3 Nobody Cares
B4 Mr. Charles’ Blues
B5 Some Day Baby
B6 I Wonder Who

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