Ray Charles on the other was often referred to as “The Genius”. Even though he was blind from the age of seven, he went on to become a pioneer of soul music. Frank Sinatra even called him “the only true genius in show business”. He was ranked #2 on Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest Artists of All Time” in 2008. Together, Ray and Willie recorded a song in 1984 called “Seven Spanish Angels”. It was the most successful of Ray Charles’ eight hits on the country chart. The single spent one week at number one and a total of twelve weeks on the country chart.
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