Ray Charles | Photo credit: thefamouspeople.com When Ray Charles’ name is mentioned, the first things we could think about him are his blues and gospel songs. But, Charles tried to defy complacency when it comes to his music. As such, ...

www.youtube.com Ray Charles, The Original Version In 1956, Ray Charles, a jazz singer, released the song for his first album titled Ray Charles. The song was the number one track on the B-side of his album. “Hallelujah I Love Her So” was ...

https://www.alancackett.com/don-gibson-biography From 1957 to the mid of 1970’s, Don Gibson rose to stardom. He is one of the best country artists of his generation. Gibson was known for his singles “Sweet Dreams,” “I Can’t Stop Loving You,” and “Oh! Lonesome ...

Willie Nelson and Norah Jones sang “Crying Time” at Lincoln Center with a style that makes the song all theirs. Something about Jones’ magnificent ease dolefully shimmers against Nelson’s deep, plain, and profound narration. On the other hand, Wynton Marsalis ...

A 1964 hit song, “Together Again” was first recorded by American country singer and guitarist Buck Owens. This song has been covered by different artists, from one music genre to another. From being a country hit, it crossed the pop charts, took off, and went ...

We know Jerry Reed as a good-humored guy. Not only that, but he can also sing any song and even tweak them to be more appealing. I bet you agree, that when Reed covers a song, it turns out like ...