Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 14

Tell The Truth (With Margie Hendricks)

'58 LC NewportAlbum 1960 AtlantaUnreleasedWith Margie Hendricks

Album: Ray Charles In Person, Atlantic 8039, May 1960 (1958).
Single (B): Atlantic 2068, 1960-07 b/w Sweet Sixteen Bars.

The taping comes from the 1958 live concert at Newport, being added to the 1959 concert in Atlanta for the In Person album.

Also listen to this earlier version by The 5 Royales (Atlantic attributed Ray with the writing credits…).

The database of the Atlantic vaults also mention an un-issued studio take (master # 3364) of the song, taped at the What’d I Say-session of 18 February 1959 in New York (with David Newman – as, ts; Hank Crawford – bs; Milt Turner – d; Edgar Willis – b; plus The Raelettes and unidentified “others”).

’61 LC Antibes – Released
’62 LC Paris – Released


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