25 January 2004
Ray's very last performance at the Skirball Cultural Center, LA, with Ray Charles Trio. (Many thanks to Brad Rabuchin for corrections). The concert was titled 'Hope, Healing and Humanity', a benefit for research.
30 January 2004
6 February 2004
24 February 2004
Photos by Frank Micelotta and Kevin Winter:
10 June 2004
|Photo: Rick Francis. I think this pic was shot in 2004 [BS].|
|First time in the history of Le Monde that they opened with an obituary on a not-politician.|
|Also see these U.S. front pages.|
22 October 2004
29 October 2004
1 November 2004
7 May 2005
4 August 2005
This sad documentary footage popped up on YouTube, in April 2013.
American Routes broadcasts Visions of Genius: Remembering Ray Charles. See this.
20 October 2010
26 October 2010
Release of album Rare Genius – The Undiscovered Masters.
Release of the extended edition of Ray Charles Live In Concert. See this.
25 October 2011
Release of the DVD Ray Charles - Live in France 1961. See this.
15 November 2011
Release of the ABC singles box set Singular Genius. See this.
23 September 2013
Induction into the Music Icons Forever Stamp Series by U.S. Postal Service (combined in several packages with a CD/DVD release carrying the same title).
|Design by Ethel Kessler and Neal Ashby, based on photo by Yves Carrère.|