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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
Brother Ray
Title variation remainder
Ray Charles own story
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The world-famous musician talks about his childhood, his blindness, the years on the road developing and perfecting his musical style, and his attitudes toward women, drugs, religion, and death
Biography type
autobiography
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182391
Cataloging source
ON8
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1930-2004
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Charles, Ray
Dewey number
  • 782.42164/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.C46
LC item number
A3 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
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Ritz, David
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True
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  • Charles, Ray
  • Singers
Target audience
adult
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Ray Charles' own story
Label
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Press, c1978. With new epilogue, updated discography, and some new photos
Bibliography note
Discography: p. [335]-364
Contents
Introduction / by Ray Charles -- 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 -- Afterwords ; The last day of Brother Ray / by David Ritz
Control code
2005276528
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
x, 364 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306814310
Lccn
2005276528
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57014488
Label
Brother Ray : Ray Charles' own story, Ray Charles and David Ritz
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Dial Press, c1978. With new epilogue, updated discography, and some new photos
Bibliography note
Discography: p. [335]-364
Contents
Introduction / by Ray Charles -- 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 -- Afterwords ; The last day of Brother Ray / by David Ritz
Control code
2005276528
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
x, 364 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306814310
Lccn
2005276528
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57014488

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