0641 Ray Charles In Person – Ray Charles (1960)

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Ray Charles In Person.

This live album was recorded by Ray Charles at Herndon Stadium in Alabama in 1959. DJ Zenas “Daddy” Sears recorded the album from the audience using a single microphone. One track, Yes, Indeed!, was recorded live at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1958. The album contained seven tracks in total including live versions of The Right Time and What’d I Say. The first and last track featured Marjorie Hendricks on vocals. The album was released on Atlantic in 1960. Both Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr owned a copy of this album.

Tracklist
Side 1
1) The Right Time
2) What’d I Say
3) Yes Indeed!
4) The Spirit-Feel
Side 2
1) Frenesi
2) Drown In My Own Tears
3) Tell The Truth

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