Ray Charles, a Georgia native son, was an American treasure. He transcended racism, cultural upheavals, and spread his music based on Gospel, Blues, Jazz and Country around the world… he was a genius! Boasting iconic tunes from the catalogue of the genius himself, the artists make each song a winning part of the tapestry that is Ray Charles’ music. Ray won every major award, from the Georgia Music Hall of Fame to the Hollywood Walk of Fame… from the Kennedy Honors to a Grammy Lifetime Achievement award and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
This show celebrates Ray’s music with an all-star cast of award-winning performers including:
Emmy Award Winner and Grammy Nominee – Clint Holmes
10-time Grammy Award Winner, 10-time Dove Award Winner, Soul Train Award Winner, 2-time NAACP Image Award nominated, & Gospel Music Hall of Fame – Take 6
6-time Grammy nominated vocalist – Nnenna Freelon
3-time Grammy Award Winner and 14-time Grammy nominee, composer, arranger, producer, musical director, saxophonist and educator – Tom Scott