Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 12

The Same Thing That Can Make You Laugh (Can Make You Cry)

Album 1969 Thing

Album: Ray Charles Doing His Thing, ABC/Tangerine 695, May 1969.

Recorded at RPM International in Los Angeles.

With The Raelettes, The Ray Charles Orchestra (all musicians remained uncredited, but the little organ solo on this track may have been played by Doug “Doctor Music” Riley, who later remembered contributing as an arranger, and as the “second keyboardist”). Written and produced by Jimmy Lewis.


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