Musical legend who had success in a wide variety of genres, including R&B, soul, country, and blues, famous for his rendition of the song "Georgia on My Mind" dies June 10th, 2004. Ray Charles died of liver failure but not before becoming a living legend. His soulful voice was adored far and wide. This legendary musician, who established the genre of soul music during the time period of the 1950s was born in Georgia in the 1930. He is often referred to as the Father of Soul.
While he is gone his music will live on forever.