Ray Charles may have been blind, but he could see through more bullshit than any American musician who ever lived. Early on in his career, there were those of his own race who told him that his use of black gospel music to back secular, often blatantly sexual, lyrics was a sacrilege. Thank God Brother Ray had the good sense to ignore them, for had he not, this country would be without "I Got A Woman," "Hallelujah I Just Love Her So" and "What'd I Say." Later on, he came under attack from both black and white people for releasing... More >>>