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Ray Charles

Mostly Credited As: Ray Charles
Sometimes Credited As: The Ray Charles Singers
Ray Charles Singers

Birth Name: Ray Charles Robinson
Date Of Birth: September 23, 1930 (Age 73)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Albany, Georgia
Date Of Death: June 10, 2004
Cause Of Death: Liver failure (Beverly Hills, CA)
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Ray Charles

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Ray Charles: Live in France 1961 (2013)As: Himself
Episode Cast Credits 

American Masters (1986) 
  Hank Williams: Honky Tonk Blues 17x07: (Jun/23/2004) As Himself 
  Willie Nelson: Still is Still Moving 16x01: (Oct/02/2002) As Himself 
  Ray Charles: the Genius of Soul 07x01: (Jan/03/1992) As Himself 

The Nanny (US) (1993) 
  The Hanukkah Story 06x10: (Dec/16/1998) As Sammy 
  The Pre-nup 05x20: (Apr/29/1998) As Sammy 
  Homie-Work 05x17: (Mar/18/1998) As Sammy 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Barbara Walters, Halle Berry, Ray Charles 03x121: (Mar/20/1996) As Himself, [Musical Guests]
  Billy Crystal, Ray Charles 01x156: (May/09/1994) As Himself, [Musical Guests]
  George Foreman, INXS & Ray Charles 01x44: (Oct/28/1993) As Himself 

Sesame Street (1969) 
  All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (May/18/1994) As Himself 

Moonlighting (1985) 
  A Trip to the Moon 04x01: (Sep/29/1987) As Himself 

St. Elsewhere (1982) 
  Jose, Can You See? 05x16: (Feb/04/1987) As Arthur Tibbits 

Who's the Boss? (1984) 
  Hit the Road, Chad 03x16: (Feb/03/1987) As Himself 

The Kennedy Center Honors (1978) 
  9th Annual Kennedy Center Honors 09x01: (Dec/26/1986) As Himself (Honoree) 

Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters (1980) 
  Season 2, Episode 11 02x11: (Jan/23/1982) As Himself 

The Wonderful World of Disney (1961) (1961) 
  NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of The Wonderful World of Disney 18x01: (Sep/17/1978) As Himself 

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Ray Charles and the Raylettes 03x05: (Nov/12/1977) As Himself (Host/Musical Guest) 

The Midnight Special (1973) 
  Host: Ray Charles 04x28: (Apr/30/1976) As Himself (Host) 
  Host: Bill Cosby 01x12: (Apr/13/1973) As Himself 
  Host: Ray Charles 01x10: (Mar/30/1973) As Himself (Host) 

Cher (1975) 
  Show 24 02x10: (Nov/16/1975) As Himself 

The Flip Wilson Show (1970) 
  Ray Charles, Phyllis Diller, The Committee 03x19: (Feb/01/1973) As Himself 
  Ray Charles, Dan Blocker, Clara Ward 02x16: (Jan/06/1972) As Himself 
  Don Rickles, Leslie Uggams, Ray Charles 01x22: (Feb/25/1971) As Himself 

The Carol Burnett Show (1967) (1967) 
  with Ray Charles, Vincent Price 06x11: (Nov/22/1972) As Himself 
  with Tim Conway, Ray Charles 05x17: (Jan/26/1972) As Himself 

The Andy Williams Show (1969) (1969) 
  Elton John / Lorne Greene / 'Mama' Cass Elliot / Ray Charles 02x16: (Jan/16/1971) As Himself 
  Creedence Clearwater Revival / Don Knotts / 'Mama' Cass Elliot / Osmond Brothers / Ray Charles 01x05: (Oct/18/1969) As Himself 

The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1969) 
  Ray Charles, Norm Crosby, Wally Cox, Anne Murray 03x13: (Dec/13/1970) As Himself 
  Ray Charles, George Gobel, Gloria Loring 02x17: (Jan/25/1970) As Himself 
  Ray Charles, Lynn Kellogg 01x10: (Apr/09/1969) As Himself 

The Johnny Cash Show (1969) 
  Season 2, Episode 1 02x01: (Sep/23/1970) As Himself 
  Season 1, Episode 19 01x19: (Feb/11/1970) As Himself 

This Is Tom Jones (1969) 
  Episode #2.25 02x25: (Mar/26/1970) As Himself 

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967) (1967) 
  Show #71 03x25: (Apr/27/1969) As Himself 
  Show #61 03x15: (Feb/02/1969) As Himself 

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) 
  Anna Maria Alberghetti, Liza Minnelli 22x09: (Dec/08/1968) As Himself 
  Ray Charles, O.J. Simpson 21x13: (Dec/03/1967) As Himself 

The Hollywood Palace (1964) 
  Host: Adam West / Ray Charles 04x04: (Oct/08/1966) As Himself 

Shindig (1964) 
  Ray Charles / Zombies / Dinah Lee / Righteous Brothers 01x37: (May/19/1965) As Himself 

The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956) 
  Season 7, Episode 5 07x05: (Jan/20/1963) As Himself 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Designing Women (1986)• Main Title Theme Performed By (1991-1992)

Episode Crew

Featured Songs

Happy Days Songs:
Arthur, Arthur + "What'd I Say" (instrumental) (1959) 
Such a Nice Girl + "What'd I Say" (1959) 
Love and Marriage + "You're My Sunshine" (1962) 
Tell-Tale Tart + "You Are My Sunshine" (1962) 
Hi Yo Fonzie, Away + "Georgia On My Mind" (instrumental) (1960) 
No Thank You + "Georgia On My Mind" (1960) 
Fonzie, the Substitute + "You Are My Sunshine" (1962) 
The Other Guy + "You're My Sunshine" (1962) 
Not with My Mother You Don't + "Georgia On My Mind" (1960) 
Cold Case Songs:
A Time to Hate + "I Love You, I Love You (I Will Never Let You Go)" 
Super Bowl Songs:
Super Bowl XXXV + America the Beautiful 
A Different World Songs:
Baby, It's Cold Outside + Baby, It's Cold Outside (duet w/Betty Carter) 
The Midnight Special Songs:
Host: Ray Charles + Eleanor Rigby
+ Every Saturday Night
+ Georgia on My Mind
+ What'd I Say 
Quantum Leap Songs:
M.I.A. - April 1, 1969 + Georgia 
+ Georgia On My Mind 
+ Georgia On My Mind 
Saving Hope Songs:
Contact + Hide Nor Hair 
The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! Songs:
The Pied Koopa / Super Plant + Hit the Road Jack 
Nurse Jackie Songs:
‚ĶDeaf Blind Tumor Pee-Test + Hit The Road Jack 
The Sopranos Songs:
Johnny Cakes + I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town 
Another Toothpick + The Genius After Hours 
Melrose Place (1992) Songs:
Pas de Trois + It Had to Be You 
Magic City Songs:
The Sins of the Father + No Use Crying 
The Year of the Fin + Moon Over Miami 
Gooische vrouwen Songs:
Health & Body + Sticks and Stones 
Smallville Songs:
Lexmas + That Spirit of Christmas 
The Cosby Show Songs:
Happy Anniversary + The Night Time Is The Right Time 
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