> Ask.Com On Diversity News Magazine : Diversity News Publications | Diversity News Magazine | Diversity News TV | Diversity News Radio | Diversity News Magazine Awards | Miss and Mrs Diversity | Miss Diversity News | Steven Escobar | Esteban Escobar | Diversity News 3960 | Diversity News Productions

Honoring and Remembering Ray Charles 80th Birthday Celebration

September 27, 2010 by  
Filed under Community, Featured, News

Honoring and Remembering Ray CharlesOn Thursday, September 23, 2010 Tribute, Honor and Remember Ray Charles 80th Birthday Celebration was held at his Hollywood Walk of Fame Star in Hollywood Blvd.

Ray Charles Star is located at 6777 Hollywood Blvd in the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame street.

Ray Charles Jr. and family in conjunction with FSCM Bank & FSCM Milestone Mortgage remember Ray Charles on the date he was born.

Some of the family and friends who attended the celebration were Aaron Joshua, Ray Charles Jr., and  Emile Auguste Jr. Ray Charles Jr and family received commendation from the City of Los Angeles and The Senate on behalf of Ray Charles.

Ray Charles was born on September 23, 1930  and passed away on June 10, 2004, his real and legal name was Ray Charles Robinson. For more information about Ray Charles visit http://raycharles.com/

About Ray Charles:
Ray Charles Robinson (Born September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), better known by his shortened stage name Ray Charles, was an American musician. Ray was a pioneer in the genre of soul music during the 1950s by fusing rhythm & bluesgospel, and blues styles into his early recordings with Atlantic Records.[1][2][3] He also helped racially integrate country and pop musicduring the 1960s with his crossover success on ABC Records, most notably with his Modern Sounds albums.[4][5][6] While with ABC, Charles became one of the first African-Americanmusicians to be given artistic control by a mainstream record company.[2]]

Ray Charles Hollywood StarSources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Charles andhttp://www.raycharles.com
Send Roses, Send Smiles. Save up to 50% on Roses at 1-800-FLOWERS.COM  - 468x60
Photos Courtesy of Gisele Rebeiro fromPartyBy5.Com