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The Resource Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz

Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz

Label
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story
Title
Brother Ray
Title remainder
Ray Charles' own story
Statement of responsibility
Ray Charles and David Ritz
Title variation
Ray Charles' own story
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ray Charles has led one of the most extraordinary lives of any popular musician. Overcoming poverty, blindness, the loss of his parents, and the prevailing racism of the time, by the age of thirty-two Ray Charles was acclaimed worldwide as a genius. By combining the influences of gospel, jazz, blues, and even country music, he invented, almost single-handed, what became know as soul
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charles, Ray
Dewey number
  • 784/.092/4
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.C459
LC item number
A3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ritz, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charles, Ray
  • Singers
  • Charles, Ray
  • Singers
  • United States
Label
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Discography: pages 318-340
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Home -- Going blind -- First year at school -- Summertime in Greensville -- Back to school -- Summers in Tallahassee -- Making out -- Suffering -- Scuffling in Jacksonville -- Hungry in Orlando -- Floppin' round Tampa -- Moving cross-country -- Fooling with drugs -- Down to L.A. -- The road -- Struggling as a single -- Texas -- Roughing it -- Family dreams -- Leading -- The girls -- Fooling, drowning, hallelujahing -- Whiskey and watermelon -- Widening the range -- Busted again -- Keeping track of the change -- Too close for comfort -- Back to the country -- For the love of women -- Loosening up -- Wising up -- The bad bust -- Kicking -- Sentencing -- Coming back -- Following a leader -- The scene abroad -- B and me -- Working on the building -- Living and dying -- Nothing new -- Little bit of soul -- Discography and notes / David Ritz : pt. I. Pre-Atlantic ; pt. II. Atlantic ; pt. III. ABC ; pt. IV. Tangerine/Crossover and miscellaneous
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 340 pages
Isbn
9780803708280
Lccn
78008472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm03869041
Label
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Discography: pages 318-340
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Home -- Going blind -- First year at school -- Summertime in Greensville -- Back to school -- Summers in Tallahassee -- Making out -- Suffering -- Scuffling in Jacksonville -- Hungry in Orlando -- Floppin' round Tampa -- Moving cross-country -- Fooling with drugs -- Down to L.A. -- The road -- Struggling as a single -- Texas -- Roughing it -- Family dreams -- Leading -- The girls -- Fooling, drowning, hallelujahing -- Whiskey and watermelon -- Widening the range -- Busted again -- Keeping track of the change -- Too close for comfort -- Back to the country -- For the love of women -- Loosening up -- Wising up -- The bad bust -- Kicking -- Sentencing -- Coming back -- Following a leader -- The scene abroad -- B and me -- Working on the building -- Living and dying -- Nothing new -- Little bit of soul -- Discography and notes / David Ritz : pt. I. Pre-Atlantic ; pt. II. Atlantic ; pt. III. ABC ; pt. IV. Tangerine/Crossover and miscellaneous
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 340 pages
Isbn
9780803708280
Lccn
78008472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm03869041

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