Ray (Original Recordings ... has been added to your Basket
+ £0.00 delivery
Used: Very Good | Details
Condition: Used: Very Good
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Ray (Original Recordings By Ray Charles) Soundtrack, Import

4.8 out of 5 stars 9 customer reviews

Price: £5.98 & FREE UK Delivery on orders dispatched by Amazon over £20. Delivery Details
See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Audio CD, Soundtrack, Import, 17 Jan 2005
£5.98
£4.73 £0.01
Only 1 left in stock.
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more

Amazon's Ray Charles Store



Frequently bought together

  • Ray (Original Recordings By Ray Charles)
  • +
  • The Definitive Ray Charles
Total price: £12.85
Buy the selected items together

Product details

  • Audio CD (17 Jan. 2005)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Soundtrack, Import
  • Label: Rhino UK
  • ASIN: B0002LE9HC
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 9 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 120,027 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Mess Around
  2. I’ve Got A Woman
  3. Hallelujah I Love Her So (Live)
  4. Drown In My Own Tears
  5. (Night Time Is) The Right Time
  6. Mary Ann
  7. Hard Times (No One Knows Better Than I)
  8. What’d I Say (Live)
  9. Georgia On My Mind
  10. Hit The Road Jack
  11. Unchain My Heart
  12. I Can’t Stop Loving You (Live)
  13. Born To Lose
  14. Bye Bye, Love
  15. You Don’t Know Me (Live)
  16. Let The Good Times Roll (Live)
  17. Georgia On My Mind (Live)

Product description

Product description

Ray Charles - Ray - Cd

Amazon.co.uk

Soul and r&b legend Ray Charles may not have lived to see the success of Hollywood's ultimate tribute to him, but director Taylor Hackford's biopic (featuring a landmark performance by Jamie Foxx as the musical legend) will further burnish his legacy as one of the cornerstones of contemporary American music. Though it stretches from 1953's ecstatic, proto-soul "Mess Around" to a sublime, bluesy live take of "Georgia On My Mind" recorded in Japan in the mid-70's, this 17-track song-score can only be an inviting appetizer to the singer's epochal body of work. Charles' artistry may have virtually defined soul music itself, yet it also triumphed in genres as far afield as blues blues ("Nightime is the Right Time") and country ("I Can't Stop Loving You," "Bye Bye Love") during the 60's, the impossibly rich era from which the bulk of this soundtrack is culled. Crucially, fully a third of the cuts here are live recordings -- including electrifying 1965 performances of "What'd I Say," "You Don't Know Me" and "Hallelujah I Love Her So" hand-picked for the film by Charles himself -- the forum in which the singer consistently operated on a whole other artistic plateau from mere mortals. -- Jerry McCulley


Customer reviews

Share your thoughts with other customers
See all 9 customer reviews

Top customer reviews

14 August 2016
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
27 January 2014
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
10 January 2016
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
15 November 2016
Format: Audio CD|Verified Purchase
12 March 2005
Format: Audio CD
10 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
18 May 2005
Format: Audio CD
One person found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse
21 May 2011
Format: Audio CD
2 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?


Pages with related products. See and discover other items: rhythm and blues

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?