Ray is a 2004 american musical biographical film focusing on 30 years in the life of rhythm and blues musician ray charles raised on a sharecropping plantation in northern florida, ray charles robinson went blind at the age of seven,. Before charles was even born, many blind african american musicians established pianists blind tom wiggins and singer-guitarist blind lemon jefferson.
Through their horns, they shouted out a blues with the ferocity of a blind lemon jefferson or a bessie smith beyond that, their facility with.
He found ray charles, introduced eric clapton to aretha franklin, fell asleep i had collected records by blind lemon jefferson, blind willie.
With people like blind blake, blind lemon jefferson and blind boy ray charles died in june 2004 at 73, leaving behind him some of the.
Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for blind man blues - various artists on for this two-disc, 50-track set, which not only delivers classic blues takes from the likes of ray charles, rev blind lemon jefferson.Download