Written by
Bob Stumpel

November 8

I Believe To My Soul

Album 1961 Blues

Single (B): Atlantic 2043, October 1959 b/w I’m Movin’ On.
Compilation: The Genius Sings The Blues, Atlantic 8052, September 1961 (1952 – 1959).

Recorded in New York on 26 June 1959.

Ray Charles – piano, vocals, backing vocals; Marcus Belgrave, John Hunt – tp; Hank Crawford – as, bs; David Newman – ts; Teagle Fleming – ds; Edgar Willis – b.

Ray dubbed in The Raelettes’ part on the original studio recording.

Newport 1960:

Paris 1961 (Hammond!):


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