Jackson, Blair
October 2004
Mix;Oct2004, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p128
Reports on the music album of Ray Charles called "Genius Loves Company." Producer of the music album of Charles; Career background of Charles; Comment of the producer regarding the singing performance of Charles.


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