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Dean William Birmley, and a gentleman."He was preceded in death by his parents, Minnie E. and William C. Birmley; brother, Ray Charles Birmley. He is survived by his sister, Ethel Rose (Red) Holt of Cimarron, New Mexico; nephews, Taylor Pierce...
Glynn Moore: Readers share their most beautiful songs

...and Thyme' ... It always brings me back to the summer of 1968 when I graduated from high school."Georgia, by Ray Charles, is another song I love to listen to, especially when feeling a little nostalgic for the state I lived in for 30 years...

...Beach Boys, the Temptations and Smokey Robinson. On one show, in 1970, Williams sang "Heaven Help Us All" with Ray Charles, Mama Cass and a then-little known Elton John, a vision to Williams in his rhinestone glasses and black cape. But...
NOW PLAYING: Collateral

...young black comedian." Foxx, who was also the best thing about Mann's over-ambitious Ali , will next star as Ray Charles in the biography of the late musical innovator. Summer films are so often throwaway, it's nice to go to one that...
Howard Lee Hedges

...musical icons of the modern pop and jazz age, including Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, Stan Kenton, Mel Torme, Ray Charles, Julio Inglesias and the Temptations. He played for many years with orchestras attached to touring companies of Broadway...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska NewspaperFall film stars: Ray, Bridget and Phantom 09/02/04

...the timely biopic ''Ray,'' starring Jamie Foxx as Ray Charles, which arrives just four months after the beloved singer-pianist's...testament to his life. But probably in classic style of Ray Charles, he might have said, 'I ain't going to sit through...


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