Ray Charles Talks About Doing Drugs

Ray Charles Talks About Doing Drugs

Dec. 1, 2016 by

Ray Charles talks about doing drugs in this interview…

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ELVIS COSTELLO CALLS RAY CHARLES, JAMES BROWN “N WORD” IN DRUNKEN RANT

Mar. 15, 2014 by

Pop singer Elvis Costello found himself in hot water today (March 15, 1979), after making racist statements about Ray Charles and James Brown. The singer was having a drunken, conversation at a Holiday Inn, in Columbus, Ohio when he made

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FAN ATTEMPTS TO STRANGLE RAY CHARLES DURING BENEFIT CONCERT

Feb. 28, 2013 by

A deranged fan hopped on the stage and attempted to strangle Ray Charles with a rope today (February 28, 1977). The attack occurred during a benefit for Rosey Grier’s Los Angeles based nonprofit, Giant Step. Celebrities like a Aretha Franklin,

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Solomon Burke Records Groundbreaking Song “Just Out Of Reach (Of My Two Open Arms)

Dec. 13, 2012 by

R&B singer Solomon Burke recorded his groundbreaking song “Just Out of Reach (Of My Two Open Arms),” today (December 13, 1960). The song is significant to black music, because it was recorded and released almost a full year before Ray

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Ray Charles Fined $10,000 For Possessing Heroin

Dec. 3, 2012 by

Singer Ray Charles was sentenced to five years probation and fined $10,000 today (December 3, 1966), after he was busted with heroin in 1964. The ordeal unfolded 1964, when Ray Charles was arrested at Logan International Airport in Boston. It