Best Ray Charles Songs

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1Hit the Road Jack

Has one of the most catchy melodies and tells interesting story... In the end, isn't that what makes a good song?

Soul at its best by the great ray Charles

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2Georgia On My Mind

This song bleeds my heart... Simply the best... This is the song that made me listen the whole album...No peace I find Georgia... Just an old sweet song keeps Georgia on my mind...

My heart just aches when I hear this. I love every song on here but this one...indescribable feeling this gives me. This and Let Me Hear You Call My Name. - Britgirl

Classic spin on a classic song. His passion and musicality is clearly heard through the arrangement. Would also recommend the version honoring his by Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis

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3What'd I Say

This song is awesome!. Not only created a new genre of music (called soul). Also, it was make complettely improvised in a concert. And is really good

It even makes the top 10 best songs ever named by rolling stone magazine

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4I Can't Stop Loving You

I've once a boyfriend whom I considered a trully 'gentleman'. He was a very charming guy AND I fell IN love with him. THE FIRST gift as token OF our relationship, he bought ME this CD OF RAY CHarlea. A great singer AND a EVER lasting love song.

The greatest of all his song's. I vote it #1.

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5I Got a Woman

I have no words to this music, just perfect!

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6Unchain My Heart

I vote for this song not because it is my favourite, but only because it needs to be higher. I know the man has plenty of songs that would work.

Probably in the top 3. An obvious top 5 though.

It is simply his best song. Ray Charles was a very good artist and he shows his greatness in this song. Why somebody wouldn't vote for this song I don't know.

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7Mess Around

planes trains and automobiles pretty much sums up why this song was so great. RIP both charles and candy

It might be a good song but I still didn't listen to it

The Made - Up song, RAY was one of the BEST.

8You Are My Sunshine

The most unique, creative, exciting version there has ever been of this classic. This is also the very best ever performance by the Raelets. I'd put it at #2 right behind What I'd Say.

9You Don't Know Me

A pure gem of a song. A true Classic!

Along with Georgia, this is Ray at his best!

One of the most romantic songs ever!

10Hallelujah, I Love Her So

The Contenders

11Shake Your Tail Feathers

very groovy and funky song of its time and still retains it to this very day!

Most recognised song by ray charles, courtesy of the blues brothers. Neewer generations would heard of this song as well, this song gives a great vibe when listened to, RAY CHARLES BEST SONG EVER!

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12Seven Spanish Angels

This is the big deals guys, incomparable lyrics with Willie it was so good

13Night Time Is the Right Time
14Say No More
15Lonely Avenue

Simply the best (even when you are in love).

16Sinner's Prayer

Honestly, this song be #2 on this list, only after Hit the road jack.

What do you mean! This is the best song you dudes. You ar ereally st

17Busted

Just an awesome song that got me up when I was down

18Careless Love
19If I Could

Seriously, this is his best song in my opinion. Very underrated

20In the Heat of the Night

Just a lush soulful grove put together by long time collaborator
Quincy Jones.

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