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Ray Charles - The Genius Hits The Road Album

Performer: Ray Charles
Genre: Jazz / Soul & Funk
Title: The Genius Hits The Road
Country: Europe
Released: 2015
Style: Rhythm & Blues
Label: Vinyl Lovers
Catalog Number: 6785415
FLAC version ZIP size: 2633 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 2195 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 2692 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 672


1Blue Hawaii
Written-By – L. Robin, R. Rainger
2Georgia On My Mind
Written-By – H. Carmichael, S. Gorrell
3Sticks and Stones
Written-By – Titus Turner
4Alabamy Bound
Written-By – B. Green, B. G. DeSylva, R. Henderson
5Carry Me Back To Old Virginny
Featuring – The RaeletesWritten-By – James A. Bland
6Moonlight In Vermont
Written-By – J. Blackburn, K. Suessdorf
7I Wonder
Written-By – Cecil Gant, Raymond Leveen
8Deep In The Heart Of Texas
Written-By – D. Swander, J. Hershey
9Worried Life Blues
Written-By – M. Merriweather
10Moon Over Miami
Written-By – E. Leslie, J. Burke
11New York's My Home
Written-By – Gordon Jenkins
12Chattanooga Choo-Choo
Written-By – H. Warren, M. Gordon
13Mississippi Mud
Written-By – Harry Barris, James Cavanaugh
14Hit The Road Jack
Written-By – Percy Mayfield
15California, Here I Come
Written-By – A. Jolson, B. DeSylva, J. Meyer
16Basin Street Blues
Written-By – Spencer Williams


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ABC 335, ABC-335Ray Charles The Genius Hits The Road ‎(LP, Album, Mono)ABC-Paramount, ABC-ParamountABC 335, ABC-335US1960
ABCS 335Ray Charles The Genius Hits The Road ‎(5x7", Album, Jukebox)ABC-ParamountABCS 335US1960
ABCS 335Ray Charles The Genius Hits The Road ‎(LP, Album)SpartonABCS 335Canada1960
ABC 335Ray Charles The Genius Hits The Road ‎(LP, Mono)ABC-Paramount, VegaABC 335France1960
DOL813Ray Charles The Genius Hits The Road ‎(LP, RE)DolDOL813Europe2014


  • Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHank Crawford
  • Arranged By, ConductorRalph Burns
  • Backing VocalsThe Raelettes (tracks: A7, A8, B4, B7, B8)
  • Backing Vocals, FeaturingMargie Hendricks (tracks: B8)
  • Baritone SaxophoneLeroy Cooper
  • BassEdgar Willis
  • Design [Cover]Viceroy
  • DrumsMel Lewis (tracks: B8), Milt Turner (tracks: A1 to B7)
  • Liner NotesRick Ward
  • PercussionBruno Carr (tracks: B8)
  • Photography ByMontague Everett
  • Piano, VocalsRay Charles
  • ProducerSid Feller
  • Strings [15 Pieces Section]Unknown Artist (tracks: A1 to A6, B1 to B6)
  • Tenor SaxophoneDavid "Fathead" Newman
  • TromboneDick Nash (tracks: B8), Frank Rosolino (tracks: B8), Harry Betts (tracks: B8), Kenny Shroyer (tracks: B8)
  • TrumpetJohn Hunt, Marcus Belgrave (tracks: A1 to A6, B1 to B6), Martin Banks (tracks: A7, A8, B7), Phil Guilbeau (tracks: B8)


A2, A3, A5, B2, B3, B5, B6: Recorded in New York City, March 25, 1960.

A1, A4, A6, B1, B4: Recorded in New York City, March 29. 1960.

A7, A8, B7: Recorded in New York City, April 27, 1960
B8: Recorded in Los Angeles, July 5, 1961.

A7, A8, B7, B8 are bonus tracks.


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The Genius Hits the Road - Ray Charles. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. The Genius Hits the Road is a 1960 album by Ray Charles. The concept album focuses on songs written about various parts of the United States. It peaked at number nine on the pop album charts and produced a hit single, Georgia on My Mind. Side 1. Alabamy Bound Buddy DeSylva, Bud Green, Ray Henderson 1:55. Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell 3:35. Basin Street Blues Spencer Williams 2:46. Mississippi Mud Harry Barris, James Cavanaugh 3:24. Ray Charles. Released September 1960. The Genius Hits The Road Tracklist. In keeping with his jazzpop crossover ambitions, Ray Charles decided to record a concept album of sorts with a dozen songs devoted to various parts of the U. Alabamy Bound, Georgia on My Mind, Moonlight in Vermont, California, Here I Come, Blue Hawaii, and more. It sounds a bit corny now, with an in-your-face gung-ho cheer. Songs in album Ray Charles - The Genius Hits The Road 1960. Ray Charles - Alabamy Bound. Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind. Ray Charles - Basin Street Blues. Ray Charles - Mississippi Mud. Ray Charles - Moonlight In Vermont. Personnel: Ray Charles piano, vocals Edgar Willis bass Milt Turner drums David 'Fathead' Newman tenor saxophone Hank Crawford alto free to Ray Charles The Genius Hits the Road Alabamy Bound, Georgia On My Mind and more. 12 tracks 36:18. Hello We have detected Русский as your language preference. To change your preferred language, please choose a language using the dropdown. English Deutsch Español Français Italiano 日本語 한국어 Português Brasil Русский. Altre immagini. Alabamy Bound 1:55 2. Georgia on My Mind 3:35 3. Basin Street Blues 2:47 4. Mississippi Mud 3:25 5. Moonlight in Vermont 3:02 6. New York's My Home 3:06 7. California Here I Come 2:10 8. Moon Over Miami 3:21 9. Deep in the Heart of Texas 2:28 10. Carry Me Back to Old Virginny 2:03 11. More albums from Ray Charles. The Genius Hits The Road. Soul Brothers. The Atlantic Hits